Monuments

Historical monuments
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Date: 1939 By: Methodist Church of New Zealand; Ferguson and Osborn Ltd Ref: Eph-A-RELIGION-M-1939-01 Description: Order of service contains an historical essay by M A Rugby Pratt, titled "The founding of Christianity at Port Nicholson". Quantity: 1 colour photo-mechanic...
Murdoch, Sharon Gay, 1960- :Monumental. 13 December 2014
Date: 2014 From: Murdoch, Sharon Gay, 1960-: Digital cartoons published in The Press, Sunday Star Times, Dominion Post, and other publications By: Press (Christchurch, N.Z.) Ref: DCDL-0030128 Description: Shows a man polishing a large monument labelled 'the cash cow' but as he does so the back side falls off. Context is the release of the final report into the...
Smith, Hayden James, 1976- :'Just the thing to mark the occasion, eh Gramps?...' 20 September 2012
Date: 2012 By: Otago daily times (Newspaper) Ref: DCDL-0024331 Description: An elderly man labelled 'Dunedin City' looks at an enormous memorial in memory of Dunedin. A construction worker says, 'Just the thing to mark the occasion,...
Evans, Malcolm Paul, 1945- :Lincoln Memorial. 17 December 2012
Date: 2012 By: Press (Christchurch, N.Z.) Ref: DCDL-0023676 Description: Shows the Lincoln Monument with former United States president Abraham Lincoln holding two handguns. Lincoln was famously assassinated with a pistol at Ford...
Slane, Christopher, 1957- :Pike River Mine. 21 November 2014
Date: 2014 By: Listener (Periodical) Ref: DCDL-0029982 Description: Cartoon shows two men standing in front of a memorial for the Pike River mine, which has been sealed off with a sign reading, 'No entry.' Text on the monumen...
Date: 1937 - 1952 From: New Zealand Free Lance : Photographic prints and negatives By: Bledisloe, Charles Bathurst, Viscount, 1867-1958; Kent, Thelma Rene, 1899-1946; Raine, William Hall, 1892-1955; Richards, Robert Samuel, active 1951; Weigel, William George, 1890-1980 Ref: PAColl-0785-1-031 Description: Photographs of the South Island, 1937 to 1952, made for publication in the New Zealand Free Lance. Includes photographs of Campbell Island in 1931 and views ...
Date: [c 1960s] Ref: PA12-8634 Description: 24 transparency slides relating to the New Zealand Association of Waterfront Employers, taken in the early 1960s. Places identified: Rome, New York, San Fran...
Chief Tamihana Te Waharoa's monument
Date: [ca 187-] From: Firth family : Papers Ref: MS-Papers-1491-09/1-3-02 Description: Photograph depicting stone obelisk commemorating Chief Tamihana Te Waharoa, with dwellings in the distance. Photographer unknown. Part of research material ...
Date: 1865 By: Fox, William (Rt Hon Sir), 1812?-1893 Ref: WC-121 Description: Shows two Indians, palm trees and a monument in the form of a small circular temple with Corinthian colums, holding a bust on a plinth Quantity: 1 watercolo...
Date: [ca 1912, 1939-1945] By: Harbott, H A (Mr), active 1975 Ref: PAColl-0135 Description: Photographs of a wrecked ship, a man in a buggy, entrance to house, grave monument, and postcards relating to World War II postal service in Desert campaign ...
[Crawford, James Coutts] 1817-1889 :In Pawini's house, Tokanu. Te Umu Kohu kohu, who was 'made meat of' by Ngatikahuhunu. [1862]
Date: 1862 By: Crawford, James Coutts, 1817-1889; Webster, Kenneth Athol, 1906-1967 Ref: A-229-053 Description: Shows a large Maori carving of a man. Te Umu Kohukohu ('Steam oven') was a chief of Ngaiterangi Reproduced as a wood engraving in Crawford's Recollections o...
An aerial view of Wellington
Date: [ca July-August] 1934 From: Evening post (Newspaper. 1865-2002) :Photographic negatives and prints of the Evening Post newspaper Ref: 1/2-122291-F Description: An aerial view of Wellington in 1934, looking over Mt Cook, Basin Reserve, Newtown (upper centre and right), Hataitai, Kilbirnie and Miramar (upper left). So...
Date: 1870 Ref: E-578-q-031-2 Description: Shows a group of people looking across at Staigue Fort, an ancient monument about three miles from Westcove House, near Castlecove, Co Kerry. Quantity: 1 wa...
Date: [ca 1890-1910] By: Brown & Stewart (Firm); Whittington, A J (Mr), active 1900 Ref: PAColl-10177-3 Description: Stereoscopic prints taken circa 1900, probably in the Auckland area, and sold by A J Whittington, Elstow Photo, and Brown & Stewart. Prints include a living ...
Date: Between 1910-1913 Ref: PA5-0356 Description: Shows the monument of the Elephant presented by the King of Siam, Singapore Quantity: 1 colour photo-mechanical print(s). Physical Description: Photolithog...
Date: [ca 1900] By: Crombie, George, active 1900 Ref: PA4-1205 Description: Stereoscopic photograph of a Wm Tells Monument, taken by [George] Crombie ca 1900. Inscriptions: Backing board recto - right of image - New Zealand Graphic ...
Date: ca1890-ca1906 Ref: PAColl-5704 Description: A group of people near the boat store on Enderby Island about 1900; John Ballance and others unveiling a monument to the Liberal MP for Timaru, Richard Turn...
Date: 1856 By: Owen, Ronald, active 1856 Ref: A-125-001 Description: A graveyard with a large fenced monument inscribed with Wesley's name Possibly proofs for book illustrations (A-125-001 to A-125-004) Quantity: 1 b&w art p...
Date: 1780 - 1785 By: Banks, Thomas, 1735-1805 Ref: A-218-016 Description: An elaborate monument on a plinth, the plinth depicting the death of Cook. Text beneath the image explains: 'Captain Cook is represented dead on a globe. The...
Date: 1937, 1940-1942 By: Becker, Thelma, active 1942 Ref: PAColl-10214 Description: Photographs taken around New Zealand between 1937 and 1942 by Thelma Becker. They include images of buildings, scenery and landmarks. Usually dates and place...