Holmes, William Howard, 1825-1885

Teacher and artist. Arrived Canterbury 1850, with the Canterbury Association; lived in Lyttelton and then Wellington. Headmaster of Te Aro School for thirty years; also taught art. Husband of Annie Sophia Holmes (née Mills; 1833?-1904). Buried in the family plot at Bolton Street Cemetery, Wellington

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Date: 1854 By: Holmes, William Howard, 1825-1885 Ref: D-018-003 Description: Shows John Plimmer's wharf and his warehouse, "Noah's Ark", built on the hulk of the wrecked barque "Inconstant". Shows also Barrett's hotel and people in t...
Holmes, William Howard, 1825-1885 :Noah's Ark, Wellington. [1850s]
Date: 1851 - 1860 By: Holmes, William Howard, 1825-1885 Ref: PUBL-0036-247 Description: A view from the shore of John Plimmer's 'ark' warehouse, moored at the modern junction of Lambton Quay and Willis Streets, its hull that of the wrecked barqu...
Date: 1853 - 1966 By: Holmes, William Howard, 1825-1885; Avon Fine Prints; Adlard, Henry, active 1822-1853 Ref: B-076-014 Description: Quantity: 1 colour photo-mechanical print(s). Physical Description: Photolithograph (hand-coloured) 160 x 260 mm on sheet 253 x 376 mm
Date: 1934 By: Holmes, Robert West, 1856-1936 Ref: MS-Papers-3142 Description: Writing re a sketch of Lambton Quay in "Early Wellington" developing associations aroused by various buildings in the sketch Relationship complexity - The s...
Baillie, Gordon (Wellington) fl 1866-1875 :Howard Holmes
Date: 1866 - 1875 By: Baillie, Gordon, 1827-1875 Ref: PA2-0182 Description: Inscriptions: Verso - bottom centre - W Howard Holmes. Capt. T.A.T.R.V. Cadets Quantity: 1 b&w original photographic print(s).
Date: 1850 - 1859 By: Holmes, William Howard, 1825-1885 Ref: B-009-004 Description: A large two to three storied watermill in the Ngaio Gorge, with its water wheel on the left and water rushing through. The roofs of two other houses with smo...
Date: 1852 - 1966 - 1853 By: Holmes, William Howard, 1825-1885; Adlard, Henry, active 1822-1853; Avon Fine Prints Ref: B-076-015-a Description: Looking down from modern Cannon Hill to Ferrymead, with a punt at the mouth of the Heathcote River, Ferry Road running towards Christchurch. The homestead at...
Date: [1851-1853] By: Holmes, William Howard, 1825-1885; Adlard, Henry, active 1822-1853; Avon Fine Prints Ref: B-076-015 Description: Looking down from modern Cannon Hill to Ferrymead, with a punt at the mouth of the Heathcote River, Ferry Road running towards Christchurch. The homestead at...
Date: 1853 - 1966 By: Holmes, William Howard, 1825-1885; Avon Fine Prints; Adlard, Henry, active 1822-1853 Ref: B-076-013 Description: Looking down Lyttelton Harbour towards its entrance and Godley Head, from Quail Island, with the settlement of Lyttelton at the foot of the Port Hills on the...
Date: 1853 - 1966 By: Holmes, William Howard, 1825-1885; Avon Fine Prints; Adlard, Henry, active 1822-1853 Ref: B-076-013-a Description: Looking down Lyttelton Harbour towards its entrance and Godley Head, from Quail Island, with the settlement of Lyttelton at the foot of the Port Hills on the...
Holmes, William Howard 1825-1885 :Lyttelton Port Victoria and harbour / Henry Adlard sc. [London; Longman Brown & Co 1853]
By: Holmes, William Howard, 1825-1885; Adlard, Henry, active 1822-1853; Rowe, Shirley Precey, 1911-1992 Ref: A-259-018 Description: View from behind Mr Hamilton Ward's house on Quail Island, looking towards Lyttelton and Mt Pleasant and out to Godley Head and the open sea. Mr Ward's cotta...
Date: 1852 - 1853 By: Holmes, William Howard, 1825-1885; Adlard, Henry, active 1822-1853; Rowe, Shirley Precey, 1911-1992 Ref: A-259-019 Description: View of Lyttelton from above looking out to the harbour, with Quail Island on the right, Diamond Harbour and Mount Herbert straight ahead. Sumner Road is ind...
Date: 1853 By: Holmes, William Howard, 1825-1885 Ref: B-009-011 Description: Looking up the Hutt River near a curve in the river towards the Tararua Range. Two Maori are pulling a canoe ashore on the right bank close to two tree fern...
Date: 1840s-1860s From: Levin & Company Ltd : Records Ref: MS-Papers-1347-5/17/17 Description: Selected names entered in name field Quantity: 1 folder(s).
Date: [ca 1870s], nd From: Plimmer family :Photographs of items relating to Noah's Ark, John Plimmer's Wellington warehouse Ref: PAColl-10146 Description: Images comprise: -A b&w photographic print showing a wooden shield decorated with a sculpture of a dove, a painting of Noah's Ark, and the words "That Noah's...
Date: 1874 By: Holmes, William Howard, 1825-1885 Ref: B-009-010 Description: A bend in a river or part of a sound with lower bush-clad hills and a steeper cleared hill in the background. A man is seated across the prow of a rowing b...
Date: 1842-1862 From: Levin & Company Ltd : Records Ref: MS-Papers-1347-5/17/21 Description: Selected names entered in name field Quantity: 1 folder(s).
From: Alington, Margaret Hilda, 1920-2012 : Bolton Street Cemetery transcripts, notes and papers / compiled by Margaret Alington and others Ref: MS-Papers-2260-038 Description: Quantity: 1 folder(s).
Date: 1964 From: Plimmer family :Photographs of items relating to Noah's Ark, John Plimmer's Wellington warehouse By: Holmes, William Howard, 1825-1885; Aarons, E, active 1964 Ref: PA12-10600 Description: Image shows : -a drawing of Noah's Ark, drawn by William Howard Holmes and photographed by E Aarons, 1964 Quantity: 1 colour transparency. Physical Descri...
[Holmes, William Howard], 1825-1885 :Lambton Quay 1856. The Beach. Barrett's Hotel, looking North. 1856.
Date: 1856 By: Holmes, William Howard, 1825-1885 Ref: B-139-017 Description: Shows a view along the Wellington shoreline, looking north. Part of Barrett's Hotel is shown on the extreme left, beside a classical revival building. There ...