Islands

Isles, Islets
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Huts in Fiji
Date: [ca 1920] From: Parkinson, Graham Beresford, 1896-1979 :Photographs relating to World War I and World War II Ref: PAColl-0200-001 Description: View of huts in Fiji. Shows a corrugated-iron shack, surrounded by huts with thatched roofs, in an island setting. Photograph taken circa 1920 by an unidenti...
Date: 1982 From: Brown, Helen Campbell 1917-1986 :[Sketches]. 1937-1982. By: Brown, Helen Campbell, 1917-1986; Jones, Lesley, active 1987 Ref: A-167-030 Description: Shows clouds, island and horizon. Inscriptions: Unsigned and undated. Quantity: 1 watercolour(s). Physical Description: Watercolour, 209 x 295 mm. Findi...
[Rose, P R, fl 1940]:Plan of Somes Island [ms map]. August 1942
Date: 1942 Ref: MapColl-832.47a/1942/Acc.53056 Description: Hand-drawn comprehensive plan of Matiu (Somes) and Leper Islands drawn in August 1942. Gives spot heights, shows tracks, caves, tunnels, cliffs, gull rookeri...
Ref: MapColl-940a/[n d]/Acc.3460 Description: Quantity: 1 map(s). Physical Description: 26 x 45 cm. blue tracing cloth. No scale given
S S `Monowai' at Suva
Date: [ca 1930s] From: New Zealand Free Lance : Photographic prints and negatives Ref: 1/2-101022-G Description: The SS `Monowai' at Suva, Vitti Levu, Fiji. Shows the steamship in port (centre middleground), and a lagoon in which smaller boats are moored. Crops can be ...
Scrivener, Henry Ambrose, 1842-1906 :Chincha Islands, Pacific Ocean, off Peru, visited June 1878. 1878.
Date: 1878 - 1881 From: Scrivener, Henry Ambrose, 1842-1906 :[Two works - The entrance from the Pacific to Smiths [sic] Channel 12 December 1881; and, Chincha Islands, Pacific Ocean, off Peru, visited June 1878]. By: Scrivener, Henry Ambrose, 1842-1906 Ref: B-064-032-2 Description: Shows barren island with 3-masted steam-sail ship in foreground, and other islands on the horizon. On same sheet as B-064-032-1: The entrance from the Pacif...
Scott, Thomas, 1947- :Celebrity prison island. Dominion Post. 22 July 2005.
Date: 2005 From: Scott, Thomas, 1947- :[Digital cartoons published in the Dominion Post] Ref: DX-025-164 Description: The scene shows a tropical island with active volcanoes, palm trees, bush and a wild sea on which sails a flimsy-looking craft with a sail. At the top of the...
Royal Clarence Theatre :Positively the last night of Signor Martini's engagement ... the interesting pantomime of "La Perouse" ... this present Wednesday, May 14th, 1834 ... "Cardillac the goldsmith" ... an Irish song by Mr Macarthy. A dance by Mrs Clifton. The whole to conclude with the grand serious pantomime of "La Perouse! or, The desolate island". The piece opens with a tremendous storm ... natives at a repast ... Peck & Smith, printers and stationers, 38 Lowgate, Hull [1834]
Date: 1834 From: [Collection of ephemera, handbills, fliers, collected by Kenneth Athol Webster. 1800-1920] By: Peck & Smith (Firm) Ref: Eph-B-WEBSTER-Theatre-1834-01 Description: Arrangements of text, with different sizes of lettering. Cast of "La Perouse" included: Mr J Parry, Mr Nunn, Mr Gray, Mr Pugh, Mr Clifton, Mr Jones, Mr Walto...
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Fiji dictatorship. "Yeeep...Sea levels are definitely rising." 18 June, 2007
Date: 2007 From: Slane, Christopher, 1957-:[Digital cartoons published in the Listener, New Zealand Herald, or New Zealand Farmers' Weekly] Ref: DCDL-0003456 Description: A Fijian man and woman sit together on a tall palm tree very aware that sea levels are rising as they watch the island of Fiji disappearing under the waves b...
Hubbard, James, 1949- :"Yay! What year is it?" 2 January 2014
Date: 2014 From: Hubbard, James, 1949- :Digital caricatures and cartoons Ref: DCDL-0027074 Description: The first frame depicts a castaway on a desert island jumping excitedly as a boat comes to rescue him. He exclaims, "What year is it?" and the crew in the bo...
Hawkey, Allan Charles, 1941- :Super rich hold $40 trillion in offshore tax shelters - study. 25 July 2012
Date: 2012 From: Hawkey, Allan Charles, 1941- :[Digital cartoons published in the Waikato Times]. By: Waikato times (Newspaper) Ref: DCDL-0022421 Description: Shows a shipwreck survivor arriving safely on an island which is an 'offshore tax haven'. Context: Rich individuals and their families have as much as US$32 ...
Frank Bainimarama. Air Fiji. 20 June, 2007.
Date: 2007 From: Webb, Murray, 1947- :Digital caricatures Ref: DCDL-0003483 Description: Fiji's interim prime minister Frank Bainimarama kicks a little figure through the palm trees out of Fiji. Refers to the expulsion from Fiji of Zealand High C...
Mintshot... Ellis Island. "Ready, aim, fire". 17 November, 2007
Date: 2007 From: Winter, Mark, 1958- :[Digital cartoons published in the Southland Times and other papers] Ref: DCDL-0004407 Description: Shows a volcanic island called 'Ellis Island' from the tip of which an explosion errupts as someone unseen yells 'ready, aim, fire'. Refers to Mark Ellis who...
Date: 1983 By: Smither, Michael Duncan, 1939- Ref: Eph-D-DANCE-1983-03 Description: Poster advertising a dance performance shows a screenprint image of sea, headlands and island, by Michael Smither, in red, mauve and black. Quantity: 1 colo...
Date: 1880 By: Scrivener, Henry Ambrose, 1842-1906 Ref: B-064-042 Description: Shows view of low palm-covered island with pier, grass huts, and two whitewashed buildings with American flag flying. At right is two-masted boat with dinghy...
Wallis, Samuel, 1728-1795 :Veiw [sic] of Sir Charles Saunders Island ; Osnaburg Island ; Boscawens Island ; Adml. Keppels Island ; Wallis's Island / Walker sc. - London, Published by Alex.r Hogg at the Kings Arms No 16 Paternoster Row [1784?].
Date: 1773 - 1767 - 1784 By: Wallis, Samuel, 1728-1795 Ref: A-111-048 Description: Five coastal profiles of Islands in Polynesia as recorded by Samuel Wallis in 1767. Sir Charles Saunders island, a long view, runs along the top, showing bu...
Artist unknown :Between Prince Edwards Islands, 1867
Date: 1867 From: Artist and photographers unknown :[Watercolours of the Bay of Plenty and thermal regions, Atlantic and Indian Ocean islands, and Ireland; photographs of Dover, a Belgian monument, Ireland and New Zealand bush, 1866-1868] Ref: A-443-011-1 Description: Shows a seascape featuring one of the Prince Edward Islands, with snow to a low level. A ship sails in the foreground, on a sea that is grey and choppy. From...
Date: 1982 From: Brown, Helen Campbell 1917-1986 :[Sketches]. 1937-1982. By: Brown, Helen Campbell, 1917-1986; Jones, Lesley, active 1987 Ref: A-167-029 Description: Shows sea, clouds, and Rangitoto Island. Inscriptions: Unsigned, untitled and undated. Quantity: 1 watercolour(s). Physical Description: Watercolour, 209...
Gibbard, Leslie, 1945- :France loves peace - oui! But France must perfect her bomb. To deter agressors... Such as those enemies... Who oppose France perfecting her bomb! 17 July 1973.
Date: 1973 From: Gibbard, Leslie 1945- :[Cartoons by Gibbard drawn while he was in Paris and cartoons focussing on the anti-nuclear issue 1968-1987] Ref: B-142-011 Description: Shows Georges Pompidou speaking. There is a palm tree on an island in the background. Refers to the testing of nuclear weapons by the French. Quantity: 1 or...
Date: 1947 From: Robertson, Ronald Sinclair Munro 1910-1995 :Photographs By: Robertson, Ronald Sinclair Munro, 1910-1995 Ref: PA1-o-806 Description: Holiday at Lord Howe Island, 1947. Many good views of the Island,its beaches and its forests. Tourists in holiday mood and local school and school childre...