Māori (New Zealand people) - Agriculture

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Maori woman ploughing a field - Photograph taken by William Henry Thomas Partington
Date: [ca 1900] From: Auckland Star :Negatives By: Partington, William Henry Thomas, 1854-1940 Ref: 1/1-003133 Description: View of a young bare-footed Maori woman with a horse-drawn hand plough. She has a flax basket attached to her waist. Standing beside her is a Maori man also...
Date: 1827 - 1838 - 1828 By: Beutel, Colin, active 1997; Earle, Augustus, 1793-1838 Ref: B-110-060 Description: A European man, probably Earle himself, seated on the banks of a stream, gazing towards a Maori village backed by a kauri forest. A Maori man is pointing to...
Earle, Augustus 1793-1838 :Native village and cowdie forest. London, lithographed and published by R. Martin & Co [1838]
Date: 1827 - 1838 - 1828 From: Earle, Augustus 1793-1838 :Sketches illustrative of the Native Inhabitants and Islands of New Zealand from original drawings by Augustus Earle Esq, Draughtsman of H. M. S. "Beagle". London, Lithographed and Published under the auspices of the New Zealand Association by Robert Martin & Co, 1838 Ref: PUBL-0015-08 Description: A European man, probably Earle himself, seated on the banks of a stream, gazing towards a Maori village backed by a kauri forest. A Maori man is pointing to...
Date: 1857-1860 From: Polynesian Society: Records Ref: MS-Papers-1187-080 Description: See MS-Papers-1187-079 for details This volume contains draft copies of notices, articles and advertisements that featured in Te Karere Maori. The drafts dea...
Diary, photographs and cuttings
Date: 1918-1919 From: Keys, Ben, 1878-1951 : Papers Ref: MS-Papers-0407-31 Description: Contains diary entries by Keys about his travels through the North Island on business as a Native Land Agent; there are detailed descriptions of the countrys...
[Cooper, Alfred John] 1831-1869 :Te Arakanihi 11 / [18]55
Date: 1855 By: Cooper, Alfred John, 1831-1869; Mouton, W J (Mr), active 1969 Ref: A-235-004 Description: Shows cleared fields, the Maori kainga Te Arakanihi in the distance with cleared fields, burned tree-trunks and hills and fences Other Titles - View of nati...
Overlooking King Tukaroto Matutaera Potatau Te Wherowhero Tawhiao's pa at Whatiwhatihoe
Date: 1884 From: Williams, Edgar Richard, 1891-1983: Negatives, lantern slides, stereographs, colour transparencies, monochrome prints, photographic ephemera Ref: 1/1-025756-G Description: Overlooking King Tukaroto Matutaera Potatau Te Wherowhero Tawhiao's pa at Whatiwhatihoe, with a cultivated paddock in the foreground. Photograph taken by Wil...
Sainson, Louis Auguste de, b 1800 :1. Reception par un chef de la Nouvelle-Zelande / Alp. Boilly sc.; 2. Defrichement d'un champ de patates / Alp. Boilly sc. de Sainson del. Voyage [pittoresque autour du monde. Paris. 1836]
Date: 1826 - 1836 - 1829 From: Sainson, Louis Auguste de, b 1800 :[Twelve engravings from Dumont d'Urville's "Voyage pittoresque autour du monde" (Paris, 1836)] By: Boilly, Alphonse, 1801-1867 Ref: A-433-021 Description: Top image shows three European men in the foreground looking towards a Maori chief in the centre of his retinue in the middle background. A Maori woman and c...
Swainson, William, 1789-1855 :Seed potatoes, Hutt Forest. [1840s or early 1850s]
Date: 1841 - 1855 By: Swainson, William, 1789-1855 Ref: A-189-019 Description: A clearing in dense bush, with a Maori storage platform containing kete and seed potatoes. Two people to the right of the platform. One appears to be lifting...
Goodwin, Arnold Frederick, 1890-1978 :In the year 1820 the first plough arrived in the Dominion - and the first page of New Zealand's farming history was written! [Edinburgh? 1930s]
Date: 1930 - 1820 - 1939 From: Goodwin, Arnold Frederick 1890-1978 :[Historical incidents in New Zealand in 1820. Edinburgh? ca 1930] By: Goodwin, Arnold Frederick, 1890-1978; Varlow, R G (Mrs), active 1969 Ref: A-236-005 Description: A Maori man working the land with a digging stick (ko) in the foreground, a gourd covered in flax ropes at his side, while two European men in the background...
Date: 1930 - 1820 - 1939 From: Goodwin, Arnold Frederick, 1890-1978 :[Historical incidents in New Zealand in 1820]. By courtesy John Walker & Sons, Ltd., Distillers, Kilmarnock [Edinburgh? 1930s] Ref: A-236-005-a Description: A Maori man working the land with a digging stick (ko) in the foreground, a gourd covered in flax ropes at his side, while two European men in the background...
[Sainson, Louis Auguste de], b. 1800 :Defrichement d'un champ de patates. Boilly sc. Paris, 1839.
Date: 1839 - 1827 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-; Boilly, Alphonse, 1801-1867 Ref: PUBL-0034-2-387 Description: A group of a dozen Maori women digging up land for a kumara plantation. In the background is a low whare with a rounded roof and two futher Maori talk to Fre...
Liardet, Wilbraham Frederick Evelyn, 1799-1878 :View from Mount Puke Kawa of the embuchure and meanderings of the River Thames, to Mt Aroha (or Mt of Love), with Te Karapoti Pahus kainga in the foreground. Parawai on the Kawaeranga River. 1869.
Date: 1869 By: Liardet, Wilbraham Frederick Evelyn, 1799-1878 Ref: C-137-005 Description: Shows an extensive view with a small river in the foreground, settled farmland beyond, a ridge of low hills, and further away the extensive plain of the Waih...
Hamilton Gardens. Proposed site for a $2m pre-European Maori garden. "Imagine the cost of the vegetables." 15 October, 2003.
Date: 2006 From: Hawkey, Allan Charles, 1941- :[Digital cartoons published in the Waikato Times]. Ref: DCDL-0001876 Description: A man and a woman who is pushing a baby in a pram are walking in the Hamilton Gardens. They stop before a large sign which designates the proposed site for a...
Date: 1928-1941 From: Ngata, Apirana Turupa (Sir), 1874-1950 : Papers Ref: MS-Papers-6919-0587 Description: Contains papers and correspondence relating to the education of boys, treatment of Maori hospital patients, Maori farms and local Maori boards Quantity: 1 f...
Date: [18--] From: Polynesian Society: Records Ref: MS-Papers-1187-130 Description: Includes myths starting with Rangi and Papa; songs, proverbs, karakia and other items of traditional knowledge; whakapapa of hapu living in the Hawkes Bay re...
Date: [ca 1847-1860] From: Polynesian Society: Records Ref: MS-Papers-1187-079 Description: These papers span folders 079 to 081. A note dated Apr 1918 in S P Smith's hand describes the contents as "Original papers supplied to the Govt paper `Karere...
Date: 05 Apr 1997 From: Te Roroa Maori life stories project By: Tane, Margaret, 1931- Ref: OHInt-0568/04 Description: Margaret Tane born 1931 in Matawaia, Tai Tokerau. Daughter of Anton Yelash and Tahuri Te Norihei Pakira. Mentions tribal affliation as Ngati Hine. Talks abou...
Heaphy, Charles 1820-1881 :Thorndon Flat and part of the city of Wellington. [April, 1841]
Date: 1841 By: Heaphy, Charles, 1820-1881; Turnbull, Alexander Horsburgh, 1868-1918; New Zealand Company Ref: C-025-010 Description: View from Clay Point (the bank above the junction of modern Willis Street and Lambton Quay), with the New Zealand Company flag flying, looking north along th...
Brees, Samuel Charles, 1810-1865 :Porerua Bay. [Between 1842 and 1845] Engraved by Henry Melville; drawn by S C Brees [London, 1847]
Date: 1842 - 1845 From: Brees, Samuel Charles, 1810-1865 :Pictorial Illustrations of New Zealand. London, John Williams and Co., Library of Arts, 141, Strand, 1847. By: Brees, Samuel Charles, 1810?-1865; Melville, Henry, 1792-1870 Ref: PUBL-0020-05-1 Description: Part of a pa seen from Plimmerton with Porirua Harbour in the background. A European man with swag, walking stick and dog is walking towards the palisaded pa...