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A view of the New Plymouth foreshore, showing signal station on Mount Eliot, Custom House and boat shed in foreground, with original Terminus Hotel on the right. Two people walking on beach.
Accession No
A58.394

Colours of the First Battalion of the Royal Irish Regiment.
Accession No
A66.698

Pencil drawing with watercolour wash showing the view from the western side of the Bell Block Stockade, 1860. Looking out over the Bell Village District and showing the Anglican and Primitive Methodist Churches, the Village Inn and the residence of James Marshall. Soldiers with cannon in foreground.
Accession No
A75.454

Column of Pakeha troops advancing on earthwalled redoubt with Maori defenders leaving by rear. Foreground skirmishing between regimental troops and Maori forces. Huts on redoubt interior are filled with smoke billowing above. Kaitake, Pouakai and Mt Taranaki/Egmont in background (all with exaggerated height perspective). Printed text along lower edge reads as follows: "THE WAR IN NEW ZEALAND : THE 57TH REGIMENT TAKING A MAORI REDOUBT ON THE KATIKARA RIVER, TARANAKI. - SEE PAGE 222". The illustration is taken from page 212 of the Illustrated London News, August 29, 1863. Printed text is visible through the image on the verso of the page.
Accession No
A95.104

View of Parihaka village with surrounding hills and bush. Mt Taranaki / Egmont visible in the background.
Accession No
A75.517

Depicts scattered residences in New Plymouth from seaward and of Liardet Street. Methodist Church (right), Marsland Hill with barracks and St Mary's (right) with Mt Taranaki/Egmont and Pouakai in background.
Accession No
A95.251

Coloured ink sketch depicting a vessel at sea with smoke billowing from it. Sea is blue and ship predominantly black with traces of red and white.
Accession No
A70.042

Sketch depicting view of Paritutu in the distance with rocks in middleground and bare sand in foreground. Large rock to right of image. Sea between Paritutu and rocks in midground.
Accession No
A75.566

Cartoon commenting on the possibilities within New Zealand politics if people followed the precedent of a New Zealand Navy seaman who gave the V sign to Mr Churchill and was rewarded with his cigar.
Accession No
A95.880

Name/Title
View of people walking on beach, and hills in the background. Annotations present on sketch to give indication of colours.
Accession No
A75.616

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
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
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