Pulman (Firm)

Photographic Studio in Auckland late 19th century, specialsing in scenic images and portraiture. Established by George Pulman in 1867, continued by his widow, Elizabeth Pulman upon his death in 1871.

Elizabeth took photographs herself, and sold reprints of Geroge's work; and also employed two photographs Thomas Armstrong Fairs and George Armstrong Steel.

Undetrook commercial work for the Department of Tourism circa 1867-1900.

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Date: 1897-1904 From: Trevor, Charles Edward Hill-Trevor, 3rd Baron, 1863-1950 :Photographs of New Zealand and Cook Islands compiled during Vice-regal term of Lord Ranfurly By: Boscawen, John Hugh, 1851-1937; Burton Brothers (Dunedin, N.Z.); Pulman (Firm); Shepherd, Cromwell, active 1903-1934 Ref: PA1-f-142 Description: Charles Hill-Trevor's personal album of the time he spent as personal secretary to Lord Ranfurly, Governor of New Zealand. It records the New Zealand conting...
Date: [Circa 1880s to 1890s] By: Pulman (Firm); Valentine, James, -1880 Ref: PA1-o-329 Description: Photographs of Maori carving, in buildings, sculptures, tools and weapons. Most taken by unidentified photographers, at unidentified sites, but a few taken b...
Date: 1866-1923 From: Cowan family: Collection By: Pulman (Firm); New Zealand. Tourism Department Ref: fMS-Papers-11946-016 Description: Loose material from scrapbook relating to Māori topics (MSZ-1688) including clippings, photographs, and printed translation of the land deed, of the site of ...
Pulman, E (Auckland) :Portrait of Wira Takana ?, Bay of Islands
Date: 1873 - 1900 By: Pulman (Firm) Ref: PA2-1360 Description: Inscriptions: Verso - Wira Taka.... Bay of Islands Dr Hector Quantity: 1 b&w original photographic print(s).
Pulman (Photographic Studio, Auckland) fl 1873-1900 : Photograph of Maori children at hot pools in Whakarewarewa
Date: [between 1867-1900] Ref: PAColl-8866 Description: Photograph of Maori children at hot pools in Whakarewarewa, taken between 1867-1900 by the Pulman Studio. A group in the foreground are ready to dive for coi...
Date: 1882-1890 From: Walsh, Philip, 1843-1914 :Photograph albums By: Foy Brothers (Firm); Martin, Josiah, 1843-1916; Pulman (Firm); Scowen, Charles T, active 1870s-1890s Ref: PA1-q-255 Description: Album of views in Auckland, Thames, Coromandel and Papanui (all New Zealand), Norfolk Island, Egypt (including the Suez Canal), Aden, Bombay, Ceylon (includi...
Tonkin, L C : Portrait of Hatiwira Takiha
Date: ca 1880s Ref: PAColl-7535 Description: Portrait of Hatiwira Takiha, with re-touched moko, taken by the Pulman Photographic Studio circa 1873-1900. The taniko border of a Maori cloak is visible. I...
Date: [ca 1870s-1890s] From: Bridge family :Photograph albums By: Anson Brothers (Firm); Mundy, Daniel Louis, 1826-1881; Pulman (Firm) Ref: PA1-f-271 Description: Views of New Zealand, England, Australia and Canada, associated with family of Charles Joseph Bridge (d 1876), settler at Homebrook, near Lake Ellesmere; an...
Date: [1891-1920s] From: Cowan family: Collection By: Clark, Charles Troughton, 1890-1973; Daroux, James Henry, 1870-1943; Neale, William Augustus, 1852?-1930; Pulman (Firm) Ref: PAColl-10460-05 Description: Material that was originally found in between pages of a sketchbook of watercolours by Thomas Ryan. Predominantly photographs by various, mainly unidentified...
Date: ca 1880s-1890s From: Christie, Hettie Florence, 1902-1988 :Photographs and album of New Zealand scenes By: Christie, Hettie Florence, 1902-1988; Coxhead, Frank Arnold, 1851-1908; Lock, Henry Thomas, active 1885-1910?; Pulman (Firm) Ref: PAColl-4290 Description: Photographs of: Maori children on the bank of the lake with the houses of Ohinemutu behind them (taken by F A Coxhead); the shipwreck of the SS Wairarapa on...
Date: [Between 1870s and 1890s] From: Godber, Albert Percy, 1875-1949 :Collection of albums, prints and negatives By: Beere, Daniel Manders, 1833-1909; Hart, Campbell & Company; New Zealand Railways; Ring, James, 1856-1939; Travers, William Thomas Locke, 1819-1903 Ref: PA1-f-025 Description: Album of photographs collected by Albert Percy Godber which related to his interests. Photographers include Daniel Manders Beere, William Thomas Locke Traver...
Pulman Studio (Photographers) : Okoroire hot springs and sanatorium at Okoroire
Date: [ca 1890s] By: Pulman (Firm) Ref: 1/1-004483-G Description: Okoroire hot springs and sanatorium, circa 1890s, photographed by the Pulman Studio. Inscriptions: Photographer's title on negative - bottom left - Pulman P...
Date: [ca 1880s] By: Pulman (Firm) Ref: PA7-50-14 Description: Portrait of Menehira Whatiwatihoe. He is wearing a pake (rain cloak) and is holding a taiaha. He has a moko (retouched on photograph) and moustache, and is w...
Date: [ca 1880s] By: Pulman (Firm) Ref: PA7-50-13 Description: Studio photograph of two young women greeting each other with a hongi. Both are wearing tag cloaks. They have huia feathers in their hair and moko on their c...
Date: [ca 1880s] By: Pulman (Firm) Ref: PA7-50-11 Description: Portrait of Te Retimana Te Rurapoutu. He has close cut grey hair, a moko (re-touched on print), and is shown wearing a cloak and two huia feathers. Side prof...
Date: [ca 1880s] By: Pulman (Firm) Ref: PA7-50-12 Description: Portrait of Marau Kingi, a young Maori woman with moko wearing a tag cloak and with two huia feathers in her shoulder length hair. Photograph taken by Pulman...
Date: [ca 1880s] By: Pulman (Firm) Ref: PA7-50-08 Description: Portrait of Ria Hamata, a young Maori woman wearing a tag cloak and carrying a baby on her back. Photograph taken by Pulman Photographic Studio (undated but ...
Date: 1880s From: McEwen, Jock Malcolm, 1915-2010 :Photographs of the Pacific Islands and Maori art and artifacts By: Smith, Stephenson Percy, 1840-1922; Pulman (Firm) Ref: PAColl-6056-04 Description: Photographs of Maori woodcarvings, and some stone and bone artifacts. Photographed by George Pulman sometime in the 1880s Many of the groups of carvings in...
Date: 1903 From: McDonald, James Ingram, 1865-1935 :Photographs By: New Zealand. Tourism Department; Pulman (Firm) Ref: PAColl-0477-12 Description: Maori wooden figure carvings, photographed by the Pulman Studio in 1903 for the New Zealand Government Tourist Department. Location and wood carvers unknown....
Te Rohu Maniapoto
Date: 1901 By: Pulman (Firm) Ref: 1/2-036296-F Description: Te Rohu Maniapoto, photographed by the Pulman Photographic Studio, circa 1 September 1901. Quantity: 1 b&w original negative(s).