Firearms

Guns, Small arms

Works on large guns such as cannons are entered under ordnance

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Soldier manning gun, Fanning Island
Date: 1942 From: Langdale, J M :Photographs of the New Zealand Party at Fanning Island in 1941 By: Langdale, J M, active 1978 Ref: 1/2-091366-F Description: Soldier sighting a mounted gun enclosed within walls of flat stones. Photographer unknown Quantity: 1 b&w copy negative(s).
Date: 1978 From: Lodge, Nevile Sidney 1918-1989 :[Archive of original cartoons for the Evening Post and Sports Post, 1941 to 1988] By: Evening Post (Wellington, N.Z.); Lodge, Nevile Sidney, 1918-1989 Ref: B-135-389 Description: This cartoon features five scenes of a duck shooter considering the expenses of the sport, which include clothing, ammunition and licences. Once he is all ki...
John Player & Sons Ltd: Relics of Franklin's Expedition 1845 [1915].
Date: 1845 - 1915 From: John Player & Sons Ltd: Polar exploration; a series of 25 issued by the John Player & Sons Branch of the Imperial Tobacco Co. (of Great Britain & Ireland) Ltd., Nottingham), [1915]. Ref: Eph-A-PCC-1915-01-12 Description: Card shows an illustration of various pieces of equipment used in Sir John Franklin's expedition: sextant, naval flag, paddle, arrows, rifle, etc. Quantity:...
[Webber, John], 1751-1793 (after) :Death of Captain Cook [London, Sir Richard Phillips & Co., 1820]
Date: 1779 - 1820 From: [Various artists] :[Plates from All the voyages round the world] - [London ; Sir Richard Phillips & Co., 1820] By: Webber, John, 1751-1793 Ref: A-211-039 Description: An engraving showing the image by Webber reversed, with Cook on land at the left raising his hand to stop his men from firing from their rowing boat at the r...
Date: 2000 From: Scott, Tom, 1947- :Forty-one cartoon bromides published in the Evening Post, 1 March - 28 April 2000. Ref: H-610-004 Description: Shows a small boy holding a smoking gun. A young girl lyes dead in front of him. Refers to an incident in the United States where a schoolboy shot his fellow...
Date: 1994 From: Nisbet, Alistair, 1958- :Cartoon entries for Qantas Media Awards, 1994. 1 March 1994 to October 1994. Ref: J-030-006 Description: Shows two women talking near a brick wall that has the words `Peace in Northern Ireland' written on it. In the foreground is a pram with a baby in it who is...
Date: 1992 From: Scott, Thomas 1947- :Editorial cartoons. 1 July - 30 September 1992 Ref: H-110-051 Description: Shows a black South African lying on the ground with a smoking gun. He can hear the ANC blaming the white South African government and the government blamin...
New Zealand soldier Jim Dempsey, Helwan Camp, Egypt
Date: 1941 From: New Zealand. Department of Internal Affairs. War History Branch :Photographs relating to World War 1914-1918, World War 1939-1945, occupation of Japan, Korean War, and Malayan Emergency Ref: DA-00760-F Description: New Zealand soldier Jim Dempsey from Bren Carrier Platoon, 24 Battalion, at Helwan Camp, Egypt, in 1941. He holds ammunition and a Vickers gun. Photographer ...
Date: 1916 By: Brett Printing and Publishing Company Ltd Ref: Eph-B-RETAIL-1916-01 Description: Sales catalogue for the company which merged in 1918 with the Farmers' Union Trading Company, to become the Farmers' Trading Company. Inside front cover show...
Date: 1864 From: Cowan family: Collection Ref: A-472-010 Description: Raised redoubt in front of a cloud-ringed Mount Taranaki. Two long buildings and a flag flying are shown on top of the redoubt. A dwelling at the base of the...
Date: 1909 Ref: PA4-1410 Description: Stereoscopic photograph of Akaroa Harbour, showing a machine gun on display that belonged to the `Britomart'. Photograph taken by an unidentified photographe...
Date: 1900 - 1999 By: National Safety Association of New Zealand Ref: Eph-C-GUN-1900s Description: Includes: 1950/1960s?: National Safety Association of New Zealand. Excuses don't prevent accidents. "Sorry Dad! I was just cleaning it and I didn't know it w...
Date: 1992 From: Clark, Laurence [Klarc] 1949 - :New Zealand Herald cartoons. 1 - 31 October 1992 Ref: H-099-001 Description: Shows Jim Bolger in the desert, wearing a sombrero and loading a rifle. He has been shooting at a target with a picture of Winston Peters in the centre. Re...
Date: 1994 From: Hubbard, James, 1949- :Cartoon entries for the Qantas Media Awards, 1994. 25 February 1994 to 23 December 1994. Ref: H-233-028 Description: Shows Laurie Mains tied to a goal post and wearing a blindfold with guns pointing at him from all directions. Hanging above his head are a pair of boots and...
Date: 1994 From: Hubbard, James, 1949- :Cartoon entries for the Qantas Media Awards, 1994. 25 February 1994 to 23 December 1994. Ref: H-233-048 Description: Shows a gun (IRA) shooting out doves with olive branches in their beaks. Refers to the IRA calling a complete halt to its 25 year struggle to end British ru...
Date: 1994 From: Scott, Tom (1947- ) :Cartoon entries for Qantas Media Awards, 1994. 17 February 1994 to 7 December 1994. Ref: H-236-016 Description: The first scene shows a soldier pointing a machine gun at a woman and a small boy. They are pleading to the soldier their hands outstreached. In the next s...
Date: 1997 - 1998 From: Bromhead, Peter :Thirty-two cartoon photocopies published in the Dominion, 1 May 1997 - 15 June 1998. Ref: H-491-001/016 Description: Political cartoons Quantity: 16 photocopy/ies. Physical Description: Photocopies, A4 size.
Date: 1913 From: [Ephemera of quarto size relating to guns, rifles, shooting and ammunition. 1900-1999] Ref: Eph-B-GUN-1913-01 Description: Includes illustrations for the goods on sale including aperture sights, shooting caps, rods, oil, black and white paint, rifle slings, binoculars and telesco...
Date: 1950s From: Holland, Sidney George (Sir), 1893-1961 :Photographs Ref: PAColl-7587-1 Description: Holland visiting Pinewood Film Studios while in England in 1955. The publicity shots show him in conversation with the stars, producers and directors of "Va...
Date: 1937 From: [Ephemera of octavo size relating to guns, rifles, shooting and ammunition. 1930-1939] By: Cleveland, Francis Leslie, 1921-2014 Ref: Eph-A-GUN-1937-01 Description: Lists and illustrates rifles, air rifles, rifle sights, pistols, ammunition cartridges, shells, gun-cleaning implements, gun covers and cases, ls, shooting c...