Martin, Alfred, 1846?-1906

Photographer. Born England, emigrated to Lyttelton in 1866, via Melbourne. Operated a studio in Christchurch during the 1870s, visiting the Chatham Islands in March 1877. In 1882 opened a studio in Wanganui, which he operated until 1899, when he sold out to F J Denton. (Sources: "Cyclopedia of New Zealand", 1897, p 1409; "A Canterbury album", by Joan Woodward, 1987, p 104). operating in Christchurch in the 1870s, who purchased W J Harding's Wanganui studio ca 1889

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Date: March 1887 From: Romeril, George, 1844-1922 :Photographs relating to Chatham Islands By: Martin, Alfred, 1846?-1906 Ref: PA1-o-1333-24 Description: View of the wreck of the `Ocean Mail' on French Reef on the north coast of Chatham Island between Matarakau and Taupeka. Photographed by Alfred Martin in Ma...
Date: ca 1885 By: McQueen, Donald Ross, 1927-2004; Martin, Alfred, 1846?-1906; Natusch, Sheila Ellen, 1926-2017 Ref: PAColl-0237 Description: Four early photos showing (1) forest cover with Maunganui Range in the background and photographer, Alfred Martin in the foreground; (2) `Tiki Tiki Lake wit...
Martin, Alfred, fl 1866-1899 :Anne Meikle at Mrs McBrateny's property, Te One, Chatham Islands
Date: March 1877 From: Harding, William James, 1826-1899 :Negatives of Wanganui district By: Martin, Alfred, 1846?-1906 Ref: 10x8-1055-G Description: Anne Meikle, carrying pails, on the property of Mrs McBrateny at Te One, looking along the road to Waitangi. Photograph taken in March 1877 by Alfred Martin...
Ocean Mail on reef at Chatham Islands
Date: [ca 1887] From: Dickie, John, 1869-1942 :Collection of postcards, prints and negatives By: Martin, Alfred, 1846?-1906 Ref: 1/2-015350-G Description: Photograph taken by Alfred Martin. Quantity: 1 b&w copy negative(s). Physical Description: Dry plate glass negative
John Ballance
Date: 1875-1889 From: Tesla Studios :Negatives of Wanganui and district taken by Alfred Martin, Frank Denton and Mark Lampe (Tesla Studios) By: Martin, Alfred, 1846?-1906 Ref: 1/2-070344-G Description: Seated portrait of John Ballance. Taken by Alfred Martin, probably in the Wanganui area between 1875 and 1889. Quantity: 1 b&w original negative(s).
Martin, Alfred, fl 1866-1899 :Cannon Rock, Kaingaroa Bay, Chatham Islands
Date: March 1877 From: Harding, William James, 1826-1899 :Negatives of Wanganui district By: Martin, Alfred, 1846?-1906 Ref: 10x8-1053-F Description: View of Kaingaroa Bay from Kaiwhata, showing Cannon Rock, taken in March 1877 by Alfred Martin of Christchurch. (Scene identified by George Hough, 9 May 2000...
Portrait of Rewa Kahukaka
Date: [189-?] From: Tesla Studios :Negatives of Wanganui and district taken by Alfred Martin, Frank Denton and Mark Lampe (Tesla Studios) By: Martin, Alfred, 1846?-1906 Ref: 1/2-070327-G Description: Seated portrait photograph of Rewa Kahukaka holding a book, taken circa 1890s by Alfred Martin. Quantity: 1 b&w original negative(s). Physical Description:...
Martin, Alfred, fl 1866-1899 :Whangamarino, Chatham Islands
Date: March 1877 From: Harding, William James, 1826-1899 :Negatives of Wanganui district By: Martin, Alfred, 1846?-1906 Ref: 10x8-1054-G Description: View looking east from the vicinity of the Orea stream towards Whangamarino. The Whangamarino woolshed may be seen on the hill in the right background. The...
Martin, Alfred (Wanganui) fl 1882-1888 :Portrait of unidentified boy and girl
Date: 1882 - 1888 From: Ward, Jeanette, fl 1978-1981 :Various carte de visite portraits and photographs of various people and places By: Martin, Alfred, 1846?-1906 Ref: PA3-0143 Description: Quantity: 1 b&w original photographic print(s).
Martin, Alfred (Christchurch) fl 1882-1889 :Photograph of unidentified group of school children
Date: 1870 By: Martin, Alfred, 1846?-1906 Ref: PA2-1104 Description: Quantity: 1 b&w original photographic print(s).
Martin, Alfred (Christchurch) fl 1882-1889 :Photograph of unidentified group of school children
Date: 1882 - 1888 By: Martin, Alfred, 1846?-1906 Ref: PA2-1105 Description: Quantity: 1 b&w original photographic print(s).
Native bush alongside the Whanganui River - Photograph taken by Alfred Martin
Date: [ca 1890s] From: Harding, William James, 1826-1899 :Negatives of Wanganui district By: Martin, Alfred, 1846?-1906 Ref: 1/1-000488-G Description: Native bush alongside the Whanganui River. Photograph taken by Alfred Martin circa 1890s. Quantity: 1 b&w original negative(s). Physical Description: Dry p...
Mangamahu village on the banks of the Whanganui River - Photograph taken by Alfred Martin
Date: [circa 1866-1899] From: Harding, William James, 1826-1899 :Negatives of Wanganui district By: Martin, Alfred, 1846?-1906 Ref: 1/2-011677-F Description: Other - This is a copy, made by the Alexander Turnbull Library, of a print made from a discarded 10x12 negative Source of descriptive information - Negative...
Date: 1865 - ca 1920 By: Murray, David Thomas, active 1994; Harding, William James, 1826-1899; Martin, Alfred, 1846?-1906; Radcliffe, Frederick George, 1863-1923 Ref: PAColl-3581 Description: Quantity: 6 photocopy/ies.
Date: 1880-1900 From: Gibbs, James Joseph, fl 1963 :Photographs of New Zealand towns and cities By: Martin, Alfred, 1846?-1906 Ref: PAColl-0738 Description: One of the photographs, entitled by the photographer "Champion Course", shows a rowing course on the Whanganui river. Quantity: 2 b&w original photographic ...
Date: 1880s, 1900s From: Creator of collection unknown :Contact prints from 10x12 negatives of scenes in the Wairarapa, Manawatu-Wanganui and Taranaki regions By: Martin, Alfred, 1846?-1906; Denton, Frank James, 1869-1963; Collis, William Andrews, 1853-1920; Winzenberg, Albert Edward, 1865-1931; Harding, William James, 1826-1899 Ref: PAColl-3722-1 Description: Arrangement: In order by copy negative number Quantity: 49 b&w original photographic print(s) in one box.
Date: 1890 - 1910 By: Martin, Alfred, 1846?-1906; H I Jones & Son Ltd Ref: Eph-CARDS-Christmas-1900-01 Description: Mounted postcard shows a circular photograph of Te Au Tumutu grotto in a circle on the left, and at right a three-quarter length portrait of two young Maori ...
Martin, Alfred, fl 1866-1899 :Cannon Rock, Kaingaroa Bay, Chatham Islands
Date: March 1877 From: Rockel, Ian Robert, 1939- :Photographs of Chatham Islands By: Martin, Alfred, 1846?-1906 Ref: 120-0038-3-F Description: View of Kaingaroa Bay from Kaiwhata, showing Cannon Rock, taken in March 1877 by Alfred Martin of Christchurch. (Scene identified by George Hough, 9 May 2000...
Martin, Alfred (Wanganui) fl 1882-1888 :Portrait of Helen Margaret Pemberton
Date: 1894 By: Martin, Alfred, 1846?-1906 Ref: PA3-0144 Description: Shows girl aged 5 years with very long dark hair sitting on sheepskin rug Inscriptions: Verso - Helen Margaret Pemberton Five years old 1894 Quantity: 1 ...
Date: [ca 1875-1880] By: Lysaght family; Lysaght, James Frederic, 1906-1992; Martin, Alfred, 1846?-1906 Ref: PA1-q-147 Description: Photographs of the Chatham Islands circa 1870s and 1880s, taken by Alfred Martin. Images include landscapes, early carvings in caves (Moriori?), and a number...