Collodion printing-out paper prints

Available in the 1860s but not popular until late 1880s; chief commercial portrait medium 1895-1910. Glossy version has warm image hues while the matte version, which dominated from the mid-1890s, has near-neutral image hues. Usually toned with gold or platinum so that images show little or no fading. They do not exhibit silver mirroring.

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Canoeing expedition on the Otaki River
Date: Between 1886 and 1888 Ref: PA1-f-239-27 Description: Group of four men pulling a waka laden with camping equipment through a rapid on the Otaki River. Photograph taken between 1886 and 1888 by Wrigglesworth & ...
View of Longburn railway junction
Date: Between 1888 and 1889 Ref: PA1-f-239-55 Description: View of Longburn Railway Junction, showing the turntable in the foreground, the Wellington and Manawatu Railway line to the right, and the Foxton and Wanganu...
View of Otaki showing St Mary's Catholic church and presbytery
Date: Between 1886 and 1888 Ref: PA1-f-239-19 Description: View looking south over Otaki from Pukekaraka hill, showing St Mary's Catholic church and presbytery at the right, taken between 1886 and 1888 by Wriggleswor...
View of Longburn Railway Station
Date: Between 1888 and 1889 Ref: PA1-f-239-54 Description: View of Longburn Railway Station, showing passengers waiting on the platform and Wellington and Manawatu Railway locomotive no 7 arriving with the mail train...
View of Waikanae river
Date: Between 1885 and 1888 Ref: PA1-f-239-15 Description: View of the Waikanae River, taken between 1885 and 1888 by Wrigglesworth & Binns of Wellington. Identifed from "Uncommon Carrier", by K R Cassells, Wellingt...
Date: [circa 1890s-circa 1910] Ref: PA1-o-1824 Description: Family photograph album possibly featuring relatives of boxer Harry Lister. Shows unidentified persons, probably in England, photographed between circa 1890s...
James Robinson, fl 1823-1860s
Date: Between 1860 and 1869 From: Taiaroa, Hori Kerei, d 1905 :Photographs relating to the Robinson, Brown and Peck families, and portraits of politicians and governors Ref: PAColl-4558-1-21 Description: Carte de visite portrait of James Robinson, younger brother of Joseph Robinson (fl 1821-1840), with whom he arrived in Port Nicholson in 1822 or 1823, taken ...
Masterton Volunteer Fire Brigade
Date: [189-?] From: de Raadt, Mary :Mounted photographs, cartes de visite and cabinet cards Ref: PAColl-1314-60 Description: Group portrait of the members of the Masterton Volunteer Fire Brigade, taken in front of the fire station ca 1890s by an unknown photographer. A decorated ...
Nikau, king fern and ponga trees, Manawatu
Date: Between 1885 and 1888 Ref: PA1-f-239-56 Description: View of native forest in the Manawatu-Wanganui Region, showing nikau, king fern and ponga trees. Photograph taken between 1885 and 1888 by Wrigglesworth & B...
Scene in Otaki Gorge
Date: Between 1886 and 1888 Ref: PA1-f-239-28 Description: Scene in the Otaki Gorge, on the Otaki River, taken between 1886 and 1888 by Wrigglesworth & Binns of Wellington. Three men are seated on the rocks in the ...
View looking north from Pukekaraka hill, Otaki
Date: Between 1886 and 1888 Ref: PA1-f-239-20 Description: View looking north over Otaki from Pukekaraka hill, showing a road and houses, 1886 and 1888 by Wrigglesworth & Binns of Wellington. Identifed from "Uncom...
View of Paekakariki, showing the railway station and yards
Date: Between 1886 and 1888 Ref: PA1-f-239-11 Description: View of Paekakariki, showing the railway station and yards. The three Wellington and Manawatu Railway locomotives are (from left) Belmont, No 8 and No 2. P...
View of Otaki Railway Station
Date: Between 1886 and 1888 Ref: PA1-f-239-22 Description: View of Otaki Railway Station, showing passengers waiting on the platform and Wellington and Manawatu Railway locomotive no 6 with a southbound train. Photog...
Date: [ca 1910s] - 1949 Ref: PAColl-10445 Description: Photographs of teachers of Brooklyn School (Wellington) compiled on mounts, by Eric Burbush, for the School's 1949 centenary. Photographs taken circa 1910s b...
Wellington and Manawatu Railway Company bridge over the Manawatu River
Date: Between 1885 and 1888 Ref: PA1-f-239-53 Description: Wellington and Manawatu Railway Company bridge over the Manawatu River, between Longburn and Linton, showing the track. Photograph taken between 1885 and 18...
Scene on the Otaki River
Date: Between 1886 and 1888 Ref: PA1-f-239-33 Description: Scene on the Otaki River, showing native forest on the banks. Photograph taken between 1886 and 1888 by Wrigglesworth & Binns of Wellington. Inscriptions: ...
Makerua Swamp
Date: Between 1885 and 1888 Ref: PA1-f-239-50 Description: View of the Makerua Swamp, a 20,000 acre expanse between Shannon and Tokomaru, looking north the Manawatu River in the background. Photograph taken between ...
Kereru sawmill
Date: Ca 1888 Ref: PA1-f-239-47 Description: View of Kereru, showing the sawmill operated by Lee, Wright & Carter in the foreground, and the Wellington & Manawatu Railway station in the background. Pho...
Wellington and Manawatu Railway Company bridge over the Manawatu River
Date: Between 1885 and 1888 Ref: PA1-f-239-52 Description: Wellington and Manawatu Railway Company bridge over the Manawatu River, between Longburn and Linton. Photograph taken between 1885 and 1888 by Wrigglesworth...
Manawatu Gorge
Date: Between 1885 and 1888 Ref: PA1-f-239-58 Description: View of the Manawatu Gorge, taken between 1885 and 1888 by Wrigglesworth & Binns of Wellington. Inscriptions: Photographer's title on negative - bottom left...