Buller, Walter Lawry (Sir), 1838-1906

Te Pura (Pseudonym), 1838-1906

Interpreter, magistrate, ornithologist, lawyer. Born at Pakanae, Hokianga on 9 October 1838, the son of Wesleyan missionaries James Buller and Jane Tonkin Martin.

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Date: 1978 - 1979 Ref: Eph-C-CALENDAR-1979-2 Description: Calendars include - 1979 Shell Calendar. Six prints of hand coloured lithographs of New Zealand birds from `A History of the Birds of New Zealand' by Sir Wa...
Date: 2012 - 2013 By: University of Otago Ref: Eph-E-UNIVERSITY-Otago-2013-01 Description: Calendar which can be used on either side, as each has a full chart of the months of the year 2013. One side shows a reproduction of J G Keulemans' illustrat...
Date: 1979 - 1980 Ref: Eph-C-CALENDAR-1980-2 Description: Calendars include - Historic Nelson Province. Twelve black and white prints taken from old photographs of Nelson, and Nelson Province, 1870-1915. Printed a...
Date: 1875 By: Buller, Walter Lawry (Sir), 1838-1906 Ref: MS-Papers-2213 Description: Letters relating to controversy between Buller and F W Hutton over the latter's `Catalogue of the birds of New Zealand' (Wellington 1871), involving Sir Jame...
Date: 1897-1925 From: Donne, Thomas Edward, 1860-1945 : Papers Ref: MS-Papers-1387-13 Description: Outward letters - Robley to T E Donne containing ink sketches (5 items) - from Robley to Mr Oldham containing ink sketches (2 items) - from Robley to Miss Ta...
Date: 1878-1888 Ref: MS-Papers-0984 Description: Documents retaining Sir Walter Buller to represent Maori in land litigation. Also legal papers relating to ownership of the Waingaromia Block. Quantity: 1 f...
Date: 1871 - 1907 - 1969 - 2004 Ref: Eph-D-PEOPLE Description: Includes the following posters: 1670: [John Milton]. Joannis Miltoni effigies aetat 62, 1670. [Reprint by] Milton Quarterly, Ohio University [1970s]. 1871: Q...
Keulemans, John Gerrard 1842-1912 :The kakapo or owl parrot. Stringops habroptilus. (One-half natural size). / J. G. Keulemans delt. & lith. [Plate XIX. 1888].
Date: 1888 From: Buller, Walter Lawry (Sir) 1838-1906 :A history of the birds of New Zealand. 2d ed. London, John van Voorst, 1888. By: Judd & Company; Keulemans, John Gerrard, 1842-1912 Ref: PUBL-0012-19 Description: Shows a kakapo in the foreground perched on a broken tree branch, and a second kakapo in the right backround emerging from under tree roots. Inscriptions: R...
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Keulemans, John Gerrard 1842-1912 :New Zealand pigeon. Carpophaga Novae Zealandiae. (one-half natural size). / J. G. Keulemans delt. & lith. [Plate XXIV. 1888].
Date: 1888 From: Buller, Walter Lawry (Sir) 1838-1906 :A history of the birds of New Zealand. 2d ed. London, John van Voorst, 1888. By: Keulemans, John Gerrard, 1842-1912; Judd & Company Ref: PUBL-0012-24 Description: Shows wood pigeon or kereru, sitting on tawa tree. Inscriptions: Recto - bottom right - Judd & Co. Limited, Imp. Quantity: 1 colour art print(s) in book.. ...
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Keulemans, John Gerrard 1842-1912 :Kea parrot. Nestor notabilis. (One-half natural size). / J. G. Keulemans delt. & lith. [Plate XVIII. 1888].
Date: 1888 From: Buller, Walter Lawry (Sir) 1838-1906 :A history of the birds of New Zealand. 2d ed. London, John van Voorst, 1888. By: Judd & Company; Keulemans, John Gerrard, 1842-1912 Ref: PUBL-0012-18 Description: Shows kea perched on foreground rock with wings spread, watching two other kea at left distance attacking a sheep, in mountainous terrain. Differs from ver...
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Date: [1873-1949] From: Alexander Turnbull Library : Papers from various sources Ref: MS-Papers-7065 Description: Comprises letter from C W Ostenfeld, Ashfield, NSW, to Major Perkins re J C Andersen (1945); notes on the Three Kings Islands and Te Naiti Hukahuka; page 4 o...
Date: 1837-1889 From: Australian Joint Copying Project : Miscellaneous Series microfilm Ref: Micro-MS-Coll-20-2280 Description: Quantity: 1 microfilm reel(s).
From: Australian Joint Copying Project : Miscellaneous Series microfilm Ref: Micro-MS-Coll-20-2602 Description: Quantity: 1 microfilm reel(s).
Date: 1771-1903 From: Australian Joint Copying Project : Miscellaneous Series microfilm Ref: Micro-MS-Coll-20-2591 Description: Comprising selections from the papers of the astronomer William Gooch and voyage on HMS Daedalus to the Pacific 1791-1794; log of HMS Alligator on its voyag...
Date: 1882 By: Toxward, Christian Julius, 1831-1891; Drummond, Peter, 1838-1924; Buller, Walter Lawry (Sir), 1838-1906 Ref: Plans-84-1189/1193 Description: Shows proposed residence for Doctor Buller built at 114 The Terrace, Wellington City, in 1882-1883. Includes plan views, elevations of side and front, and c...
Date: 1882 Ref: MapColl-832.41gbbd/1882/Acc.658B Description: Survey map of the Rangatira Block, showing some topographical features and many Maori place names (the majority added as annotations in red ink). The block ...
Date: 1892-1899 Ref: qMS-1012 Description: Legal and financial documents relating to the prolonged litigation over the Horowhenua Block, involving Major Kemp, Sir Walter Buller, Warenia Hunia, the Mua...
Date: 1895 - 1905 By: Worsley, Charles Nathaniel, 1862-1923; Webster, Kenneth Athol, 1906-1967 Ref: B-121-006 Description: Shows `Te Takinga' pataka at Lake Papaitonga, Horowhenua, with native bush beyond the building. The lake is not visible See note on back of B-064-008. `The ...
Date: 1909 - 1919 By: Medley, Mary Catherine, 1835-1922; Barton, Cranleigh Harper, 1890-1975 Ref: A-161-042 Description: Shows a lake, with two men in a canoe at right foreground. A small island is a little behind them at centre foreground. At the far side of the lake are bush-...
Date: 1895 - 1905 By: Worsley, Charles Nathaniel, 1862-1923 Ref: B-064-008 Description: An elaborately carved Maori pataka or storehouse in a field, with bush behind it and Lake Papaitonga to the left The pataka was exhibited in London, 1886, a...