Waka

General term for waka/canoes of various types. In contemporary usage any vehicle can be a waka by analogy

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Date: 1849 From: British Library. Department of Manuscripts :Drawings and sketches illustrative of New Zealand. 1845-1853. [Additional Manuscript 19953. File prints]. By: Clarke, Cuthbert Charles, 1818-1863 Ref: E-143-029 Description: Part of a pa by a river in the foreground, with Maori and Europeans bringing a waka down to the river from the left. Quantity: 1 photograph(s). Physical De...
Date: 1827 - 1833 By: Noel, Alexis Nicholas, 1792-1848; Sainson, Louis Auguste de, 1800- Ref: B-052-005 Description: Shows Maori and canoes, and a shore-built observatory Other Titles - Observatory of the ship Astrolabe in one of the bays at Houa Houa (Tolaga Bay) Extended...
Date: 1902 By: Barraud, William Francis, 1850-1926 Ref: A-123-014 Description: Three small Maori canoes moored at the edge of a wide river. Low hills in the background on the far bank of the river. The original for W. F. Barraud's et...
Date: 1838 - 1972 By: Earle, Augustus, 1793-1838; Avon Fine Prints Ref: B-076-034-c Description: View of the bay at Russell (Kororareka) with canoes on the water and houses on the shore Original published in his Sketches illustrative of the native inhab...
Date: 1838 - 1972 By: Earle, Augustus, 1793-1838; Avon Fine Prints Ref: B-076-034-b Description: View of the bay at Russell (Kororareka) with canoes on the water and houses on the shore Original published in his Sketches illustrative of the native inhab...
Date: 1838 - 1972 By: Earle, Augustus, 1793-1838; Avon Fine Prints Ref: B-076-034 Description: View of the bay at Russell (Kororareka) with canoes on the water and houses on the shore Original published in his Sketches illustrative of the native inhab...
Date: 1838 - 1972 By: Earle, Augustus, 1793-1838; Avon Fine Prints Ref: B-076-034-a Description: View of the bay at Russell (Kororareka) with canoes on the water and houses on the shore Original published in his Sketches illustrative of the native inhab...
Angas, George French, 1822-1886 :Te Henheu's old pa of Waitahanui at Taupo Lake. George French Angas [delt]; G. W. Giles [lith]. Plate 18. 1847.
Date: 1844 From: Angas, George French 1822-1886 :The New Zealanders Illustrated. London, Thomas McLean, 1847. By: Giles, John West, 1801-1870; Merrett, Joseph Jenner, 1815-1854 Ref: PUBL-0014-18 Description: View looking south along the eastern shore of Lake Taupo, past the extensive palisades of Te Heuheu's pa at Waitahanui. Canoes are drawn up at the water's ed...
Gilsemans, Isaac :A view of the Murderers' Bay, as you are at anchor here in 15 fathom [1642]
Date: 1642 - 1898 From: Tasman, Abel Janszoon, 1603-1659? :Abel Janszoon Tasman's journal. Amsterdam, Friedrich Muller & Co, 1898. By: Gilsemans, Isaack, 1606?-1646 Ref: PUBL-0086-021 Description: Golden Bay in December 1642, during the visit of Abel Tasman. A canoe of Maori men in the foreground, and two views of Tasman's ships, the Heemskerck and the...
[Sainson, Louis Auguste de], b. 1800 :Enlevement du Boyd par les Nouveaux Zealandais. Boilly sc. [Paris, 1839]
Date: 1839 - 1810 From: Dumont d'Urville, Jean Sebastien Cesar, 1790-1842 :Voyage pittoresque autour du monde et resume generale des descouvertes. Paris, Furne et Cie, 1839. By: Sainson, Louis Auguste de, 1800- Ref: PUBL-0034-2-390 Description: An imaginative reconstruction of the capture of the ship Boyd in Whangaroa Harbour in August 1810. Two canoes are setting off from the near shore, while a th...
Maraeroa Marae, work on the waka Hawaiki-nui
Date: 1981 From: Westra, Ans, 1936-: Photographs Ref: AW-2196 Description: All images were taken at Maraeroa Marae, Waitangirua during the carving of the twin-hulled waka Hawaiki-nui, overseen by Greg Matahi Whakataka-Brightwell, wi...
Maraeroa Marae
Date: 1981 From: Westra, Ans, 1936-: Photographs Ref: AW-2195 Description: All images were taken at Maraeroa Marae, Waitangirua. Frames 1 to 5 show a young Māori woman inside, looking after her baby with another woman in the backgro...
Scenes of Māori, in the Rotorua area
Date: 1980 From: Westra, Ans, 1936-: Photographs Ref: AW-2065 Description: All scenes show Māori men, women and young people, in the Rotorua area. A Māori carved gateway is seen in front of a bus shelter, probably in the Whakareware...
Poukai at Turangawaewae Marae and Ngaruawahia Regatta, Ngaruawahia
Date: 1963 From: Westra, Ans, 1936-: Photographs Ref: AWM-0320-F Description: Images show scenes from Turangawaewae Marae and the Ngaruawahia Regatta, Ngaruawahia, taken in 1963 by Ans Westra. Several young musicians have been identifi...
Date: 1971 - 1833 By: Noel, Alexis Nicholas, 1792-1848; Sainson, Louis Auguste de, 1800- Ref: B-118-017 Description: Shows Tolaga Bay with a French observatory, Maori on shore, canoes Off-print from calendar, no. 698 of edition of 1000 Other Titles - Observatory of the sh...
Burton Brothers, 1868-1898 (Firm, Dunedin) :Photograph of men at Taherepokiore Rapid, Whanganui River
Date: [ca 1885] By: Burton Brothers (Dunedin, N.Z.) Ref: PAColl-8473 Description: Photograph of a group of men on the bank of the Whanganui River near the Taherepokiore Rapid, and another man in a small waka on the water, taken circa 1885 ...
Date: [1904] From: Daroux, Louis John, 1870-1948 :Photographs of New Zealand and the Pacific Ref: 1/1-039360-G Description: Flooding at Wanganui, showing Victoria Avenue. A waka is in the foreground, and carts in the background. Photograph taken 1904 by Louis John Daroux. Inscri...
Date: [1904] From: Daroux, Louis John, 1870-1948 :Photographs of New Zealand and the Pacific Ref: 1/1-039359-G Description: Flooding at Wanganui, showing Taupo Quay. You can see a rowing boat, waka, and a horse-drawn cart in the flooded street. Photograph taken 1904 by Louis John...
Lake Virginia, Wanganui, with waka monument
Date: ca 1920-30s From: Smith, Sydney Charles, 1888-1972: Photographs of New Zealand Ref: 1/2-046222-G Description: Scene alongside Lake Virginia, Wanganui, photographed by Sydney Charles Smith circa 1920s-30s. Looks over flax bushes and cabbage trees towards the lake. Sho...
Date: 1851 By: Illustrated London news (Newspaper); Brierly, Oswald Walters (Sir), 1817-1894; Landells, Ebenezer, 1808-1860 Ref: A-434-034 Description: Page includes two illustrations. The top scene shows a tattooed Maori holding a taiaha, standing beside the carved stern of a waka. The lower image shows the...