Heaphy, Charles, 1820-1881

Artist, draughtsman, surveyor, explorer, soldier, public servant, Member of Parliament. Arrived in New Zealand 1839 as draughtsman for the New Zealand Company. Awarded the Victoria Cross for actions during the New Zealand Wars in 1864. See Dictionary of New Zealand Biography / Scholefield Vol 1 p 313, and DNZB Vol 1, pp 181-183.

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Date: 1839 - 1966 By: Heaphy, Charles, 1820-1881; Alexander Turnbull Library Endowment Trust Ref: D-001-046 Description: Mount Egmont (Taranaki) rising symmetrically between trees, including tree-ferns From an original watercolour in the Library's collection, C-025-008. Publis...
Date: [1963-1966] From: Kidman, Fiona Judith (Dame), 1940- : Papers Ref: 90-041-27 Description: Typescript drafts of radio scripts, `The Trials of library life', `Christmas in New Zealand', `Christmas', `The Prospects of women's writing in New Zealand',...
Date: 1839 - 1966 By: Heaphy, Charles, 1820-1881 Ref: C-058-002 Description: A view of ships in the Hokianga at Kohu Kohu. A reproduction of a watercolour in the Library's collection Other Titles - Kohu Kohu Quantity: 1 colour photo...
[Heaphy, Charles] 1820-1881 :[Earthworks of Rangiriri Pa, taken 20th Nov. 1863]
Date: 1863 By: Heaphy, Charles, 1820-1881 Ref: A-145-005 Description: Looking along the top of an earth wall at right. There is a trench to the left of it, and the left wall of the trench has regular arched niches in it. In the...
Date: 1841 - 1890 - 1900 By: Nattrass, Luke, 1804-1875; Richardson, William, active 1842-1877; McKee & Gamble (Firm); New Zealand Press Agency; Squires, Francis Westbrooke, 1908-2002 Ref: G-822-2 Description: A 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 L...
Heaphy, Charles 1820-1881 :Rangiriri, sketch of Maori works taken the day of the capture, 1863.
Date: 1863 By: Heaphy, Charles, 1820-1881; Chapman, R, active 1863 Ref: B-043-016-6 Description: Shows a plan of the Rangiriri pa, a detail of the image at B-043-015-6 A detail of the sheet at B-043-015-6. Quantity: 1 b&w art print(s). Physical Descri...
Date: 1849 - 1977 - 1851 By: Heaphy, Charles, 1820-1881; Alexander Turnbull Library Endowment Trust Ref: C-028-057-b Description: A Maori fishing party with canoes, tents, fish-drying racks on the shores of Rangitoto Island Reproduced in an edition of 2500 copies from an original water...
Heaphy, Charles 1820-1881 :Mount Egmont, from the north shore of Cooke's Strait, New Zealand. Natives burning off wood for potato grounds. Lithographed by T. Allom from a drawing by Chas. Heaphy. London, Published for the New Zealand Company by Smith Elder & Co ... printed by C. Hullmandel [1842]
Date: 1840 - 1842 By: Heaphy, Charles, 1820-1881; Allom, Thomas, 1804-1872; C Hullmandel (Firm); Smith, Elder & Company Ref: C-026-004-b Description: Shows 2 small groups of Maori, one on either side of swift-flowing river. Two of group at left sit in front of whare and storehouse on pole controlling small...
[Heaphy, Charles 1820-1881] :The Black Reef & 3 Steeples [ca 1845]
Date: 1843 - 1847 By: Heaphy, Charles, 1820-1881; Turnbull, Alexander Horsburgh, 1868-1918; New Zealand Company Ref: B-043-003 Description: Shows a paddlesteamer at the right foreground, sailing past a low reef at the left, and three high rock formations in the sea at the right. Does not include...
Date: 1852 - 1853 By: Illustrated London news (Newspaper); Heaphy, Charles, 1820-1881; Evans, Edmund, 1826-1905 Ref: E-106-f-049-2 Description: Scene showing five miners working on a stream bed cradling with a `long Tom', a cradle and shovels. There are low banks behind the men covered with dense nat...