"Part of the New Plymouth Settlement in the District of Taranaki, New Zealand"

Production date
1843
Description
Lithograph depicting three long, narrow, rectangular buildings on New Plymouth foreshore at lower middle of image. Each building segmented into compartments. Group of people gathered on foreshore. Maori in two waka middle right foreground with another smaller boat to right in distance. Mt Taranaki / Egmont with exaggerated conical shape and bush clad hills in background. Text printed under image reads:- "Part of the NEW PLYMOUTH SETTLEMENT, in the District of TARANAKI, NEW ZEALAND. Shewing the Range of Houses recently built by the Natives, in anticipation of the arrival of Emigrants Mount Egmont 30 miles distant."
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Lithographer
Production date
1843
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Accession number
A64.060
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