Archibald Dudingston Willis (Firm)

A D Willis & Company

Wanganui publishing firm, lithographers, active 1880s to early 1900s

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Date: 1883 - 1888 By: Sherriff, George, 1846-1930 Ref: A-036-025/040 Description: Shows scenes throughout New Zealand, native birds and flowers, all watercolours on celluloid. See child records for fuller details. Despite Mr Sherriff's cl...
Date: 1908 - 1910 By: Seaward, Dennis, 1876-; Wanganui Education Board; Archibald Dudingston Willis (Firm) Ref: Eph-C-EDUCATION-1908-01 Description: Certificate shows an illustration of a robed female figure with outstretched arms holding a ribbon-draped wreath in each hand. She stands between overarching...
Willis, Archibald Duddington (Firm) :The old story! In love as in war, the youthful Maori thinks it fair to requisition a convenient war canoe to further the purpose of gentle conquest. A D Willis, lithographer, Wanganui, N.Z. [ca 1890s]
Date: 1890 - 1900 From: [Ephemera relating to Maori. 1800s] By: Archibald Dudingston Willis (Firm) Ref: Eph-A-MAORI-1890s-01 Description: Shows a young Maori man and woman in a waka with a high carved stern, in a lake with bullrushes in the foreground. Date not known; estimated from the dates ...
Watkins, Kennett, 1847-1933 :A native pet. [Printed by] A.D. Willis; [drawn by] K.W. Wanganui [ca 1900]
Date: 1890 - 1910 By: Archibald Dudingston Willis (Firm); Watkins, Charles Henry Kennett, 1847-1933 Ref: E-279-q-020 Description: Shows a Maori woman, carrying a baby on her back. She is feeding a pet kaka, which is tied to a perch outside a whare. A flax basket (kete) sits on the groun...
Chief Post Office (Wellington) :Christmas greetings and hearty good wishes for the New Year, from the officers of the General Post Office, Wellington, N.Z. / [Benoni] White del. et lith. A. D. Willis, Wanganui, N.Z. 1901.
Date: 1901 From: Various artists :[Box of assorted Christmas cards. 1860s-1919] By: Archibald Dudingston Willis (Firm); Chief Post Office (Wellington, N.Z.); White, Benoni William Lytton, 1858-1950 Ref: Eph-A-CARDS-Christmas-1901-01 Description: Shows a montage of images, including telegraph wires above Wellington Harbour, a young Maori woman posting a letter in a postbox while she frees a bird on h...
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Date: 1902 - 1905 By: Archibald Dudingston Willis (Firm); White, Benoni William Lytton, 1858-1950 Ref: Eph-A-POSTCARDS-White Description: Includes: 1. Benoni White. Lake Taupo New Zealand. A D Willis 2A and 2B. Benoni White. Auckland Harbour New Zealand. A D Willis (2 versions) 3A and 3B. Benon...
Date: 1880 - 1890 By: Archibald Dudingston Willis (Firm); Harding, Lydia, 1864-1963; Harding, Robert Coupland, 1849-1916 Ref: E-068 Description: Sample greetings cards glued into an album, usually two to a page. They show landscapes and floral studies, with Christmas and New Year messages. "This is a...
Date: 1884 - 1885 By: Archibald Dudingston Willis (Firm) Ref: E-936-f Description: Original drawings by various artists, of native birds on celluloid inserted into cards with a printed decorative border, and chromolithographic prints of New...
A D Willis (Wanganui) :[Three labels - West Coast Meat & Produce Export Co Ltd (Patea). New Zealand boiled beef, and New Zealand brawn; and, Mitchell & Richards Tinned Meats, Wanganui. Ox tongues. 1890-1920].
Date: 1890 - 1920 From: Gear Meat Company :Scrapbook of labels. 1890s-1920s]. By: Archibald Dudingston Willis (Firm) Ref: Eph-F-MEAT-Gear-046 Description: Top two labels show the same scene of Mt Taranaki, framed between a Maori whare and a cabbage tree (probably based on Allom's lithograph of Heaphy's view of ...
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Date: 1883 - 1890 By: Potts, William, 1859-1947; Archibald Dudingston Willis (Firm) Ref: B-080-010 Description: View of Wanganui Possibly an earlier version of the plate that appears in Wakefield, E. New Zealand Illustrated 1889. Quantity: 1 colour art print(s). Ph...
Date: Between 1910-1913 By: Archibald Dudingston Willis (Firm) Ref: PA5-0310 Description: A view of Wanganui, showing the bridge, taken from Durie Hill and published by A D Willis, Wanganui, NZ. Quantity: 1 b&w photo-mechanical print(s). Physica...
Date: 1886 From: [Buchanan, John] 1819-1898 :Scrapbook [1856-ca 1890] By: Archibald Dudingston Willis (Firm) Ref: E-207-q-094-3 Description: A tree fern framing a view of the Rangitata River forcing its way through the gorge Identical image at E-068-020 Quantity: 1 colour art print(s). Physical...
Date: 1886 From: [Buchanan, John] 1819-1898 :Scrapbook [1856-ca 1890] By: Archibald Dudingston Willis (Firm) Ref: E-207-q-094-1 Description: The Pink Terrace, seen from below. A man in a small canoe in the water below the terrace. Identical image at E-068-022 Inscriptions: Recto - bottom left - ...
Date: 1880 - 1886 By: Archibald Dudingston Willis (Firm); McIntosh, Doris Hutchinson (Lady), 1909-1989 Ref: B-080-027 Description: An extensive view of the White Terraces seen from the side, with two men standing on the edge of one of the lower terraces and Lake Rotomahana in the backgro...
Date: 1880 - 1890 From: Willis, Archibald Dudingston (Firm) :N. Z. Christmas cards. - Wanganui ; A.D. Willis [1886 or later]. By: Archibald Dudingston Willis (Firm) Ref: E-068-041 Description: View looking out towards the harbour entrance, with ships in the harbour to the left, and the Timeball Station and a signalling flag on the hill beyond the w...
Date: 1900s By: Dunlop, John, -1925; Archibald Dudingston Willis (Firm); Tutty, T W, active 1995 Ref: PAColl-5570 Description: Copy negatives of cards published by A D Willis, incorporating Maori motifs and Maori portrait photographs by J Dunlop, Wanganui. Arrangement: Negatives at ...
Date: 1880 - 1998 - 1890 By: Archibald Dudingston Willis (Firm); National Library of New Zealand Ref: E-498-052 Description: A circular view of Waitakere Falls, framed by a cabbage tree on the right Quantity: 1 colour photo-mechanical print(s) on card.. Physical Description: Phot...
Date: 1880 - 1890 From: Willis, Archibald Dudingston (Firm) :N. Z. Christmas cards. - Wanganui ; A.D. Willis [1886 or later]. By: Archibald Dudingston Willis (Firm) Ref: E-068-042 Description: View looking from the harbour entrance into the harbour, with a sailing ship and a small steam vessel. The lighthouse at the eastern entrance can be seen on ...
Date: 1889 By: Potts, William, 1859-1947; Archibald Dudingston Willis (Firm) Ref: B-080-008-a Description: A view from Tinakori Hill looking down to Thorndon and Tinakori Road, with the city, the harbour, Mount Victoria and the Miramar Peninsula in the background...
Date: 1882 - 1888 Ref: E-498-062 Description: Handpainted circular inset view of the Clarence River and a snowy mountain, on a celluloid sheet with gilt writing and border. Possibly produced by A D Will...