Tempsky, Gustavus Ferdinand von, 1828-1868

Von Tempsky, Gustavus Ferdinand, 1828-1868

Soldier, writer, artist, adventurer, goldminer, farmer. See 'The Dictionary of New Zealand Biography' (Vol 1, 1769-1869, page 529-530). Also see the 'Encyclopaedia of New Zealand' by McLintock Vol 3, page 378.

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Evans, Malcolm Paul, 1945- :Some of History's Terrorists. 14 October 2014
Date: 2014 Ref: DCDL-0029615 Description: Shows Robin Hood, Guy Fawkes, Mandela, French Frogman, Te Kooti, Churchill, Custer, Von Tempsky, Begin, and Queen Boudicca. Quantity: 1 digital cartoon(s).
Date: 1922-1923 From: Cowan, James, 1870-1943 : Papers Ref: MS-Papers-11310-10 Description: A letter written and signed by [Colonel] J M Roberts, describing the bowie knife, its construction, uses and an illustration of the knife, dated 3 August 192...
Date: [1868-1911] From: Cowan, James, 1870-1943 : Papers Ref: MS-Papers-11310-71 Description: Assorted drafts of chapters including those relating to 'The adventures of Kimble Bent' on the topic of the South Taranaki War of 1868-1869. Quantity: 1 fol...
Date: 1908 Ref: MS-Papers-11402-4 Description: Folder comprises a draft chapter entitled `I Interview the Major'. Ward gives a detailed description of his interview with Major Von Tempsky and his attempt ...
Date: [1913-1923] From: Cowan, James, 1870-1943 : Papers Ref: MS-Papers-11310-151 Description: Research papers mainly relating to Gilbert Mair. Includes a letter from Mair to Cowan written in 1913 in which he says 'I am brimming over with particulars ...
Date: [1907] Ref: MS-Papers-11402-1 Description: Folder comprises five literary drafts for chapters relating to the colonial forces and encounters with Maori during the New Zealand Wars. Manuscripts possibi...
Date: 1908 Ref: MS-Papers-11402-3 Description: Folder comprises a copy of a letter from Ward to the Prime Minister Joseph G Ward in 1908 regarding soldiers' pensions. Included with this letter is a detail...
Date: 1868 Ref: Eph-B-VARIETY-1868-02 Description: Galley proof of verse of 60 lines. It mentions the wars in Taranaki, and mentions the Patea River, the deaths of Captain Ross, Buck, Von Tempsky, and Hasting...
Date: 1860 - 1867 By: Hoggard, John Farr, 1815-1871; Hoggard, Peter Rolfe, -1975? Ref: Curios-030-045 Description: Colonial kauri wood dining table, with four turned legs, made for Wellington's second Postmaster, John Farr Hoggard. Mr Todd Hoggard related an anecdote ass...
[Tempsky, Gustavus Ferdinand von] 1828-1868 :Mosquito Indian Sookoo, chief of Quamwalta [1856]
Date: 1856 By: Tempsky, Gustavus Ferdinand von, 1828-1868; Webster, Kenneth Athol, 1906-1967 Ref: A-198-023 Description: Half-length profile portrait of a man of Mosquito, Honduras, Central America. He has short straight hair and is wearing a loose shirt of European design Rep...
Date: 1866 - 1970 By: Tempsky, Gustavus Ferdinand von, 1828-1868 Ref: C-058-012 Description: Self-portrait with Chute and Featherston against a background of South Taranaki First proofs (on two types of paper) (C-058-012 & C-058-012-a) and final pro...
Date: ca 1880, 1956 By: Wisniowski, Sygurd, 1841-1892 Ref: Micro-MS-0189 Description: Other Titles - Dzieci Krolowej Powiesc uzunelniona onisem wedrowek autora no Nowej Zealandii [Warsaw] Cytelnik, 1956 Quantity: 1 microfilm reel(s) (Positive...
Date: 1906 From: Cowan family: Collection By: Messenger, Arthur Herbert, 1877-1962 Ref: MS-Papers-11946-143 Description: Holograph drafts, proof sheets, clippings, and maps, mainly relating to Kimble Bent, Gustavus von Tempsky, and Barnet Burns. The maps are ink drawings by A...
Date: [1866-1928] From: Cowan family: Collection Ref: PAColl-10460-11 Description: Photographs mainly relating to von Tempsky and the New Zealand Wars, including photographs of von Tempsky's artworks, and artworks by other artists of Opunak...
Date: [1968-1969] From: Cowan family: Collection Ref: PAColl-10460-17 Description: Photographs relating to a new publication of the Kimble Bent story that was being planned by the Cowan family and the Minerva Bookshop. Includes an image of ...
Date: [1910-1914] From: Cowan family: Collection Ref: fMS-Papers-11946-013 Description: Contains articles relating to Kimble Bent, and various other topics, including Māori culture. Also includes a copy of a printed artwork of Major von Tempsky,...
Date: 1868-1908 From: Cowan family: Collection Ref: MS-Papers-11946-146 Description: Clippings and papers relating to Te Ngutu-o-te-manu, and the Taranaki Campaign of the New Zealand Wars. The research notes comprise notes from an interview w...
Date: 1907-1967 From: Cowan family: Collection Ref: MS-Papers-11946-193 Description: Correspondence and other papers, mainly relating to Gustavus von Tempsky, Kimble Bent, and other subjects. Includes some notes in Eileen Cowan's hand relat...
Date: 1873 From: Cowan family: Collection By: McDonald, James Ingram, 1865-1935 Ref: MS-Papers-11946-115 Description: Published by Sampson Low, Marston, Low and Searle, 1873. Also includes a folder containing two photographic prints. The prints are images of Major Von Tempsk...
Date: 1840-[ca 1880] By: Tempsky, Emilia Ross von, 1823-1900 Ref: qMS-2005 Description: Letters mainly from Blewfields, Central America, from James Stanislaus Bell and his daughters Ellen and Emilia to Mrs Jane Bogle describing life there. Inclu...