Dry plate negatives

Gelatin dry plate negatives, Silver gelatin glass negatives

Silver gelatin dry plate negatives were the dominant glass negative circa 1880-1920. Dry plate negatives were made as early as the 1850s with collodion, honey, and other solutions, but they were not commercially successful and are difficult to distinguish from collodion wet plate negatives.

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Anemometer at Rongotai Aerodrome
Date: [ca 28 September 1951] From: Evening post (Newspaper. 1865-2002) :Photographic negatives and prints of the Evening Post newspaper Ref: 114/357/03-G Description: Anemometer at Rongotai Aerodrome photographed circa 28 September 1951 by an Evening Post photographer. Quantity: 1 b&w original negative(s). Physical Descr...
Robina Nicol in garden
Date: [ca 1895-1916] From: Nicol, Robina, 1861-1942: Photographs Ref: 1/2-233643-G Description: Photograph attributed to Robina Nicol, taken circa 1895-1916, showing Robina Nicol dressed in pale clothing standing in a garden, holding some twigs. The sa...
Robina Nicol in garden
Date: [ca 1895-1916] From: Nicol, Robina, 1861-1942: Photographs Ref: 1/2-233642-G Description: Photograph attributed to Robina Nicol, taken circa 1895-1916, showing a Robina Nicol dressed in pale clothing standing in a garden, next to some lilies. The...
Seated woman
Date: [ca 1895-1916] From: Nicol, Robina, 1861-1942: Photographs Ref: 1/2-233640-G Description: Photograph attributed to Robina Nicol, taken circa 1895-1916, showing a woman, possibly Ellen Nicol, seated indoors, in a cane chair, holding a book on her l...
Logging railway, Northland
Date: [191-?] From: Northwood brothers :Photographs of Northland Ref: 1/1-006372-G Description: Logging railway, Northland. Two kauri logs are waiting to be loaded. A steam log hauler is on the right of the railway. Photograph taken circa 1910s by North...
Date: [ca 1906] From: Daroux, Louis John, 1870-1948 :Photographs of New Zealand and the Pacific Ref: 1/1-039412-G Description: Village of Labasa, Vanua levu, Fiji. Photograph taken ca 1906 by Louis John Daroux. Source of descriptive information - Newspaper publication Inscriptions...
View along Main Street in Wairoa.
Date: Circa 1920s From: Godber, Albert Percy, 1875-1949 :Collection of albums, prints and negatives Ref: APG-1035-1/2-G Description: View along Main Street in Wairoa showing the Bank of New Zealand building centre right, and a clock tower in the centre. Photographed by Albert Percy Godber ...
Fire on Tinakori Hill
Date: 1950 From: Evening post (Newspaper. 1865-2002) :Photographic negatives and prints of the Evening Post newspaper Ref: 114/128/03-G Description: Smoke from a bush fire on Tinakori Hill with the Munt Cottrell and Company factory and a house in the foreground. Photograph taken in 1950 by an Evening Post...
Houses for men working on Rimutaka Tunnel, Wellington
Date: 1950 From: Evening post (Newspaper. 1865-2002) :Photographic negatives and prints of the Evening Post newspaper Ref: 114/117/05-G Description: A row of houses for men working on the Rimutaka Tunnel, Wellington, photographed in 1950 by an Evening Post photographer. Quantity: 1 b&w original negative(...
New Woolworths shop, Cuba Street, Wellington
Date: [ca 9 March 1951] From: Evening post (Newspaper. 1865-2002) :Photographic negatives and prints of the Evening Post newspaper Ref: 114/267/02-G Description: New building for Woolworths, just merged with Selfridges, in Cuba Street. Also visible is Carter's wool shop and the London Bag Shop. Photograph taken circa ...
Unidentified group
Date: [191-?] From: Northwood brothers :Photographs of Northland Ref: 1/1-006819-G Description: Unidentified group. Photograph taken circa 1910s by Northwood Brothers. Source of descriptive information - Notes on file print. Date estimated by catalogue...
Coopers Beach
Date: [191-?] From: Northwood brothers :Photographs of Northland Ref: 1/1-006234-G Description: Coopers Beach, Northland. Photograph taken circa 1910s, probably by Arthur Northwood. Quantity: 1 b&w original negative(s). Physical Description: Dry plat...
Photograph of Samuel Harris, Wanganui district
Date: 1888 From: Harding, William James, 1826-1899 :Negatives of Wanganui district Ref: 1/4-003773-G Description: Carte de visite portrait of Samuel Harris taken in 1888 in the studio of William James Harding of Wanganui Inscriptions: Marginal notes on negative - centre...
Date: [1920s] From: Creator unknown: Photographs relating to life in the Wellington Region Ref: 1/2-238882-G Description: Photograph taken by an unidentified photographer circa 1920s showing a man, wearing a cloth cap, holding a dog on a lead [possibly taken at a dog show?].. T...
Bridge over the Motu River.
Date: Circa 1920s From: Godber, Albert Percy, 1875-1949 :Collection of albums, prints and negatives Ref: APG-1025-1/2-G Description: Bridge over the Motu River. Photographed by Albert Percy Godber circa 1920s. Quantity: 1 b&w original negative(s). Physical Description: Dry plate glass ne...
Rimutaka Tunnel track deviation
Date: [23 July 1951] From: Evening post (Newspaper. 1865-2002) :Photographic negatives and prints of the Evening Post newspaper Ref: 114/326/25-G Description: Work being done on the Rimutaka Tunnel track deviation photographed circa 23 July 1951 by an Evening Post photographer. Quantity: 1 b&w original negative(s)...
Rimutaka Tunnel track deviation
Date: [23 July 1951] From: Evening post (Newspaper. 1865-2002) :Photographic negatives and prints of the Evening Post newspaper Ref: 114/326/26-G Description: Work being done on the Rimutaka Tunnel track deviation photographed circa 23 July 1951 by an Evening Post photographer. Quantity: 1 b&w original negative(s)...
Date: [1900-1929] From: Creator unknown: Photographs relating to life in the Wellington Region Ref: 1/2-238893-G Description: Photograph taken by an unidentified photographer circa 1900s-1920s showing a full rigged wooden cutter [probably 'Wairere II'] in full sail on Wellington Har...
Date: 1950 From: Evening post (Newspaper. 1865-2002) :Photographic negatives and prints of the Evening Post newspaper Ref: 114/109/19-G Description: Nurse in dental surgery at Porirua Mental Hospital, photographed in 1950 by an Evening Post photographer. Quantity: 1 b&w original negative(s). Physical De...
Ranganui
Date: [191-?] From: Northwood brothers :Photographs of Northland Ref: 1/1-010922-G Description: Ranganui, Kaipara Harbour. Photograph taken circa 1910s by the Northwood brothers of Kaitaia. Source of descriptive information - Notes on file print. Date ...