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: 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...
From: Pearse, John 1808-1882 :[Album. 1851-1856] By: Brees, Samuel Charles, 1810?-1865 Ref: E-455-f-064-1 Description: Looking up the Hutt River, with a wooden arched bridge with latticed sides, Fort Richmond on the left and two Maori in a canoe in the left foreground Inscri...
Date: 1958 From: Mitchell, Leonard Cornwall, 1901-1971 :[Illustrations for Heroes of peace and war by A. H. Reed. 1958 or 1959] Ref: A-060-009 Description: Shows the first Maori to migrate to New Zealand, a fleet of eight visible large sailing canoes Extended Title - Reproduced in: Reed, A H. Heroes of peace an...
Date: 1803 - 1769 By: Sporing, Herman Diedrich, 1733-1771; Klauber, Ignaz Sebastian, 1753-1817; Honkoop (Firm) Ref: B-054-036 Description: Shows Te Puta o Paretauhinnu pa, on top of an arched rock, Mercury Bay, 1769 Other Titles - A fortified town or village on a perforated rock in New Zealand ...
Date: 1925-1926 From: Hutt County Council : Records Ref: MS-Papers-1293-119/04 Description: Correspondence and papers include list of carpenters and joiners, 1925 (arranged by industrial district); noxious weeds; daylight saving; financial accounts,...
Maori waka
Date: between 1914-1918 From: Kidman, Ian :Photographs of World War 1914-1918 Ref: 1/4-027511-F Description: A Maori waka being paddled across an unidentified stretch of water, probably photographed between 1914-1918. Group in canoe unknown. Photographer unidentifie...
View of Awaiti Canal showing a portion of railway track and a Maori canoe
Ref: 1/2-103441-F Description: A view of Awaiti Canal showing a portion of railway track and a Maori canoe. Image is indistinct Quantity: 1 b&w original negative(s).
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...
Date: 1862 By: Crawford, James Coutts, 1817-1889; Webster, Kenneth Athol, 1906-1967 Ref: A-229-051 Description: Three Maori seated around a campfire, with a fourth inside a small tent. Trees behind and a river with a small canoe in the foreground. Probably the artist...
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...
Flooding at Wanganui, showing Taupo Quay
Date: [1904] From: Daroux, Louis John, 1870-1948 :Photographs of New Zealand and the Pacific Ref: 1/1-039353-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 Joh...
Flooding at Wanganui, showing Victoria Avenue
Date: [1904] From: Daroux, Louis John, 1870-1948 :Photographs of New Zealand and the Pacific Ref: 1/1-039351-G Description: Flooding at Wanganui, showing Victoria Avenue. You can see a waka at extreme right, boys wading in the water, and horse-drawn carts in the distance. Photogr...
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...
Date: 1885 By: Valentine, George Dobson, 1852-1890 Ref: PA7-54-16 Description: The Pink Terraces at Rotomahana, January 1885. Photograph taken by George Dobson Valentine before they were completely destroyed by the eruption of Mount Tar...
[Fox, William] 1812-1893 :[Rangitikei River near Hunterville]
Date: [1850s?] By: Fox, William (Rt Hon Sir), 1812?-1893 Ref: A-195-012 Description: A Māori canoe being poled along the swift-flowing Rangitikei River, with a steep bush-topped cliff behind Inscriptions: Recto - beneath image - W. Fox. on W...
Date: 1844 From: [Angas, George French] 1822-1886 :[Sketchbook 1844] Ref: A-020-030-1 Description: Shows a triangular woven Maori canoe sail with nets, fish, and clothing hanging from it and draped over it. A kete with food is on the ground beside it. Qua...
Date: 1976 Ref: Eph-B-FESTIVAL-South-Pacific-1976 Description: Most items shows logo of a carved waka prow against a low sun. Countries represented by individual programmes are: New Caledonia, Australia-Torres Strait Isl...
Nattrass, Luke, 1803?-1875 :City of Wellington, New Zealand. 1841. [W. Richardson lithographer from a sketch by L. Nattrass. 2nd edition]. Wellington, McKee & Gamble [ca 1890]
Date: 1841 - 1890 - 1900 By: Nattrass, Luke, 1804-1875; Richardson, William, active 1842-1877; McKee & Gamble (Firm) Ref: C-029-004 Description: Panoramic view from the sea of Wellington a year after settlement by Pakeha, showing named houses, businesses, pa and ships, drawn from on board the ship Lon...
Date: 1867 From: Hawkins, William Webster, 1842-1918 :Illustrations of New Zealand 1865?-1867 Ref: E-370-010-1 Description: The Ruamahanga River, with bush on both sides. A war-canoe is rounding the bend in the distance, and two Maori men are observing its approach from the bank o...