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: 1948 From: Forbes, Josephine K, 1917-2005 :[John Lysaght Moore and Sophie Augusta Moore art works]. Ref: E-717-036 Description: A standing stitchbird drawn copied from Buller's Birds of New Zealand. Includes notes about colour, shape of wings, etc Quantity: 1 drawing(s). Physical De...
Date: 1966 - 1969 By: Olympic Stationery Ltd Ref: Eph-B-STATIONERY-1967-01 Description: Includes 16 "Birds of New Zealand" covers (from Buller) stapled into one booklet; and seven loose sheets from "Ships of New Zealand" stationery, courtesy of...
Date: [ca 1866-1870s] Ref: PA9-127 Description: Framed studio portrait of Ihakara Tukumaru, Walter Lawrey Buller, and an unidentified Māori woman in circa 1870s. Photographer unidentified. The woman is lik...
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: 1869 From: Cockcroft, Thomas, 1900-1977:Papers Ref: MSX-9385 Description: Bound volume containing several published works: Notes on the breeding habits of New Zealand birds, by T H Potts; the anniversary address by Sir George F Bow...
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: 1875 By: Webster, Kenneth Athol, 1906-1967 Ref: Eph-B-POLITICS-1875-02 Description: Proof text of a newspaper article concerning Dr Buller and his candidature for the Manawatu Electorate. The article favours Dr Buller against Mr Featherston...
Date: 1876 By: Webster, Kenneth Athol, 1906-1967 Ref: Eph-B-POLITICS-1876-01 Description: Proof text of a newspaper column regarding secular education (Dr Buller's preference) as opposed to Christian-based denominational education (as preferred by...
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: 1851-1878 Ref: Series-1207 Description: Inward correspondence, papers and newspaper cuttings on the administration of the Native Affairs Department. Includes reports from, and about, the Resident M...
Date: 1873 From: [Various artists] :[Exhibition certificates 1865-1924] By: R von Waldheim (Firm) Ref: C-098-047 Description: Diploma of commendation presented to Dr Walter L Buller by the President of the Imperial Exhibition Commission at the International Exhibition held in Vienna...
Date: [186-]-1921, n d From: Mair family : Papers Ref: MS-Papers-0093-43 Description: Quantity: 1 folder(s). Finding Aids: A full list of the contents of this folder is available in the inventory.
Date: 1880 - 1889 By: Burrett, Robert, -1886 Ref: Eph-B-POLITICS-1880s Description: Includes: 1881: The Foxton election. Dr Buller will address the electors at ... on ... November. R Burrett, steam printer, Molesworth Street Wellington [1881...
Keulemans, John Gerrard, 1842-1912 :North Island woodhen (ocydromus greyi). Black woodhen (ocydromus fuscus). / J. G. Keulemans delt. & lith. [Plate XXXIV. 1888].
Date: 1888 By: Keulemans, John Gerrard, 1842-1912; Judd & Company Ref: PUBL-0012-34 Description: Shows two weka on the water's edge. Other Titles - Weka Inscriptions: Recto - bottom right - Judd & Co. Limited, Imp. Quantity: 1 colour art print(s) in b...
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Keulemans, John Gerrard, 1842-1912 :Swamp rail. Land rail / J. G. Keulemans delt. & lith. [Plate XXXIII. 1888].
Date: 1888 By: Keulemans, John Gerrard, 1842-1912; Judd & Company Ref: PUBL-0012-33 Description: Shows the banded land rail (rallus philippensis) in the right foreground, and the smaller darker red-legged swamp rail (ortygometra tabuensis) at the left. ...
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Date: 1865 - 1924 Ref: C-098-001/059 Description: Printed exhibition certificates for a range of New Zealand artists, collectors and scientists Mostly awarded at exhibitions, to John Gully, John H Baker, C...
[Cox, Walter A] b 1862 :[Sir Walter Buller / W. A. Cox sc.] [London, W. L. Buller, 1905]
Date: 1905 By: Cox, Walter A, 1862-; Turnbull, Alexander Horsburgh, 1868-1918; Buller, Arthur Percival, 1866-1910; Buller, Walter Leopold, 1863-1918 Ref: A-087-012 Description: Shows Walter Buller, the noted New Zealand ornithologist in the robes of an honorary D. Sc. conferred by the University of Cambridge. Extended Title - Publi...
Date: Mar-Jun 1863 From: Mantell family : Papers Ref: MS-Papers-0083-234 Description: Includes a list of Native assessors for the greater Wellington-Manawatu region, information about their salaries and remuneration, and additional comment abo...
Date: 1873 - 1905 By: Keulemans, John Gerrard, 1842-1912 Ref: A-233-014/030 Description: Contents: New Zealand owl or morepork; Stitch bird; Saddleback; New Zealand pigeon; New Zealand quail; Striped rail; water crake; New Zealand sheldrake; Haas...
Keulemans, John Gerrard 1842-1912 :Huia (male and female). Heteralocha acutirostris.(Three-fifths natural size). / J. G. Keulemans delt. & lith. [Plate II. 1888].
Date: 1888 By: Keulemans, John Gerrard, 1842-1912; Judd & Company Ref: PUBL-0012-02 Description: Shows two birds sitting on branches of titoki tree (with seedpods). The long-beaked male is more erect at rear, and the female leans forward to left of pictu...
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