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Exterior view of North Egmont Camphouse, Mount Taranaki. Several figures are depicted standing in the foreground in a group and on the balcony of the Camphouse. One figure has skis over their shoulder. Snow on the ground. The Camphouse was built in Australia in 1855 and shipped to New Zealand for use as one of several military barrack buildings during the Taranaki Wars. The middle portion, pictured here, was sold to the Egmont Acclimatisation Society in 1893.
Accession No
A66.583

View from Marsland Hill of troops disembarking from 'H.M.V.S. Victoria'. Has legend at bottom left corner numbering and naming the sites.
Accession No
A66.213

Troops from the 40th Regiment disembarking from "H.M.V.S. Victoria" on 3 August 1860. Amongst the other vessels off shore are the "Tasmanian Maid", the "Airedale" and the "George Henderson". Also depicted is the original St. Mary's Church and parade of Imperial Troops and Militia.
Accession No
A66.600

View of New Plymouth from Marsland Hill. St Mary's Church pictured in the foreground, the signal flag on Mount Eliot (Puke Ariki pa) in the middleground and ships off the coast of New Plymouth in the background. Possibly a record of the day troops from the 40th Regiment disembarked from the 'H.M.V.S. Victoria' on 3 August 1860.
Accession No
A66.568

Name/Title
View of Oakura Beach with Paritutu and the Sugar Loaf Islands visible in the background.
Accession No
A87.716

View of blockhouse at Pukearuhe redoubt with figures in foreground. White Cliffs visible in the background.
Accession No
A66.621

Artistic impression of Pukearuhe redoubt and blockhouse. Figures are pictured working in the foreground. The redoubt is visible in the middleground and White Cliffs are pictured in the background.
Accession No
A66.536

Name/Title
Exterior view of Richmond Cottage. The cottage was originally known as Beach Cottage. It was built in 1853 for Christopher William Richmond, his wife Emily (nee Atkinson) and their first-born Mary Elizabeth.
Accession No
A66.697

Monochromatic watercolour of the Round House, New Plymouth. Mattboard annotated with note "The Round House / Erected by Mr Thomas Hurst from material / brought from England 1852". The Round House was erected in 1852 on Devon Street, then later moved to Courtenay Street in 1905. It was demolished in 1938.
Accession No
A65.921

Exterior view of wooden homestead with red corrugated iron roof. Trees in background. Parts of the house are from Marsland Hill Barracks and were shifted to the current site by bullock wagon.
Accession No
A66.586

Name/Title
Screenprint is broken up into eight panels. In the first four panels, an eagle is flying from the horizon towards the smoke stack at Port Taranaki, getting closer in each panel. In the fifth panel the eagle crashes tino the smoke stack. Text reads "Thunk", "Whoosh" and "Scre-e-e-e-ch!". The sixth panel has the eagle flying away from the crumbling stack. The seventh panels depicts the silhouette of the eagle flying away over a cloud of dust and rubble. Text reads "Booom!". The last panel shows the stump of the smoke stack seen from a distance with Paritutu dominating the skyline once more. Screenprint rendered in yellow, black, red, grey, brown & white.
Accession No
PA2008.023

Pencil and wash sketch of an unidentified military camp in Taranaki. In the foreground a Maori figure is walking on a road. On the right of the sketch an armed figure stands next to a guard post. A collection of bell tents can be seen in the background along with figures mounted on horses. Several small figures also stand in front of their bell tents.
Accession No
PA2010.187

Pencil and wash sketch of New Plymouth from Marsland Hill. The view shows vegetation in the foreground and two bell tents at the base of Marsland Hill. The township of New Plymouth is visible in the middleground, with St Mary's Church pictured in the centre of the image. Several small ships are visible on the sea in the background.
Accession No
PA2010.188

Cartoon depicting a Japanese military figure kicking an Allied figure in the rear as they hover over a collection of small islands that have smoke rising from them. The blades of a number of swords are visible in the lower left of the image.
Accession No
A95.913

Cartoon depicting a sinking ship and bomber aircraft on the right hand side of the image. In the foreground a hat with Japanese writing floats in the water. Plumes of smoke can be seen in the upper left of the image. Cartoon dated 7 December 1944, the third anniversary of the attack on Pearl Harbour.
Accession No
A95.911

Cartoon depicting a husband and wife sitting at home in front of the fire. The husband is reading a newspaper article about the Battle of the Somme and a war scene in a 'thought bubble' can be seen above the fireplace.
Accession No
A95.908

Cartoon depicting a figure (possibly Winston Churchill) standing in front of a brick wall - presumably the Berlin Wall - under a German sign looking nervously at the shadows of two armed soldiers approaching.
Accession No
A95.907

Name/Title
Cartoon referencing German conscription policies for the army.
Accession No
A95.905

Cartoon depicting Hitler being knocked about by the war then finding "a comforting hand at last" - the hand of the Devil.
Accession No
A95.892

Cartoon depicting a group of people sprinting to cross a finish line held by a member of the Army and a member of the Airforce. The line is labelled with '£40,000,000'. A Navy seaman is holding a stop watch behind the finishing line.
Accession No
A95.891

Cartoon referencing the liberation of Paris by the Allied forces. Cartoon depicts lines of troops marching through the Arch de Triomphe with the street lined by crowds waving flags and throwing flowers.
Accession No
A95.889

Cartoon depicting General George Smith Patton, Jr standing next to a tank, which has halted in front of a sign for Warsaw, calling Stalin on the telephone and asking if Stalin wants to meet him there or if he should continue his military advance towards Russia.
Accession No
A95.885

Cartoon commenting on the changing allegiances of Bulgaria, Romania and Italy during World War II.
Accession No
A95.883

Cartoon referencing the liberation of Eerde in the Netherlands by Allied Forces around 18 September 1944.
Accession No
A95.882

Cartoon depicting literal interpretations of WWII newspaper headlines.
Accession No
A95.904
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