Smith, Elder & Company

London publishers, active 1840s. Founded as booksellers in 1816 and became publishers in 1819.

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Date: 1845 - 1839 By: Heaphy, Charles, 1820-1881; Day & Haghe (Firm); Smith, Elder & Company Ref: B-195-007 Description: A clearing amidst the elevated trunks of kauri. Sawn trunks and a hut in the background with another hut in the middle ground and five men with a lever and r...
Date: 1841 - 1842 By: Heaphy, Charles, 1820-1881; Allom, Thomas, 1804-1872; C Hullmandel (Firm); Smith, Elder & Company Ref: C-026-001 Description: Outline key to Heaphy's "Part of Lambton Harbour, in Port Nicholson, New Zealand ... April 1841" published in London in 1842 as a lithograph based on Heaphy'...
Date: 1839 - 1845 By: Heaphy, Charles, 1820-1881; Smith, Elder & Company; Day & Haghe (Firm) Ref: A-255-013 Description: Portrait of Hiko, seated on the prow of a canoe with a background of Wellington Harbour. Extended Title - From: Illustrations to Adventure in New Zealand by...
Date: 1842 From: Smith, William Mein 1799-1869 :The harbour of Port Nicholson and the town of Wellington (sketched in the middle of the year 1842). Plate IV. By: Day & Haghe (Firm); Smith, Elder & Company; Smith, William Mein, 1799-1869 Ref: B-110-056 Description: Left one-third of full panorama from Thorndon to Te Aro. Main features named. Shows houses along foreshore of Lambton Quay and Thorndon. Shows Tinakore [sic]...
Smith, William Mein 1799-1869 :The harbour of Port Nicholson and the town of Wellington (sketched in the middle of the year 1842). [left-hand portion].
Date: 1842 From: Wakefield, Edward Jerningham 1820-1879 :Illustrations to "Adventure in New Zealand". Lithographed from original drawings taken on the spot by Mrs Wicksteed, Miss King, Mrs Fox, Mr John Saxton, Mr Charles Heaphy, Mr S. C. Brees and Captain W. Mein Smith. London, Smith Elder & Co, 1845. By: Day & Haghe (Firm); Smith, Elder & Company; Smith, William Mein, 1799-1869 Ref: PUBL-0011-16-1 Description: Left one-third of full panorama from Thorndon to Te Aro. Main features named. Shows houses along foreshore of Lambton Quay and Thorndon. Shows Tinakore [sic]...
Date: 1841 - 1842 By: Heaphy, Charles, 1820-1881; Allom, Thomas, 1804-1872; C Hullmandel (Firm); Smith, Elder & Company Ref: C-026-001-c Description: View from the corner of Willis Street and Lambton Quay looking along the length of Lambton Quay. See also key to this view at C-026-001 First plate, 1st is...
Angas, George French, 1822-1886 :Scene in New Zealand forest near Waipa / George French Angas del. Pubd by Smith, Elder & Co., London. Day & Haghe, lithrs to the Queen. 1847.
Date: 1844 - 1847 From: Angas, George French, 1822-1886 :Savage life and scenes in Australia and New Zealand. London, Smith, Elder & Co., 1847. By: Angas, George French, 1822-1886; Day & Haghe (Firm); Smith, Elder & Company Ref: PUBL-0029-245 Description: A pathway through dense bush, with a large tree-fern to the left, ferns at ground level and epiphytes and creepers on the trunks of large trees. A Maori is s...
Angas, George French, 1822-1886 :Evening scene. Encampment at Maurea on the banks of the Waikato. / George French Angas del. Pubd by Smith, Elder & Co., London. Day & Haghe, lithrs to the Queen. 1847.
Date: 1844 - 1847 From: Angas, George French, 1822-1886 :Savage life and scenes in Australia and New Zealand. London, Smith, Elder & Co., 1847. By: Angas, George French, 1822-1886; Day & Haghe (Firm); Smith, Elder & Company Ref: PUBL-0029-033 Description: Groups of Maori seated in a pa by the Waikato River, with a pataka to the right, a small whare, several fences and a tent to the right, with a European stand...
Angas, George French, 1822-1886 :Entrance to the valley of the Wairau from Cloudy Bay New Zealand. / George French Angas del. Pubd by Smith, Elder & Co., London. Day & Haghe, lithrs to the Queen. 1847.
Date: 1844 - 1847 From: Angas, George French, 1822-1886 :Savage life and scenes in Australia and New Zealand. London, Smith, Elder & Co., 1847. By: Angas, George French, 1822-1886; Day & Haghe (Firm); Smith, Elder & Company Ref: PUBL-0029-271 Description: A canoe crossing Cook Strait with the entrance to the Wairau Valley, Marlborough, in the background. A scene observed by Angas during a four-month visit to ...
Date: 1824, 1837 By: Clare, John, 1793-1864 Ref: MS-Papers-3111 Description: Two poems in manuscript with covering letters dated 20 Jan 1824, & 8 Mar 1837 (addressed to Messrs Smith Elder & Co, Cornhill, London) Quantity: 1 folder(s)...
Date: 1841 By: Heaphy, Charles, 1820-1881; Smith, Elder & Company; Day & Haghe (Firm) Ref: A-015-016 Description: Shows small storehouse on two stout poles about 10 feet high, with a notched pole used as a ladder between them. Beneath the house are bags of food, and a Ma...
Date: 1841 By: Duppa, George, 1817-1888; Allom, Thomas, 1804-1872; Smith, Elder & Company Ref: A-220-005 Description: A panoramic view from the sea, looking towards the site of New Plymouth just prior to settlement. There are Maori canoes in the foreground and in the distanc...
Date: 1841 By: Duppa, George, 1817-1888; Allom, Thomas, 1804-1872; New Zealand Company; Smith, Elder & Company Ref: B-080-011 Description: The right-hand section of a two-part panorama looking from the sea towards the site of New Plymouth shortly before settlement by the New Zealand Company. Sho...
Date: 1840 - 1842 By: Heaphy, Charles, 1820-1881; Allom, Thomas, 1804-1872; C Hullmandel (Firm); Smith, Elder & Company Ref: C-026-004-a Description: Shows two groups of Maori, one on each side of fast-flowing river. Two members of small group at left sit in front of whare and storehouse, controlling small...
Date: 1840 - 1842 By: Heaphy, Charles, 1820-1881; Allom, Thomas, 1804-1872; C Hullmandel (Firm); Smith, Elder & Company; Hay, Douglas, active 1991 Ref: C-026-004-c Description: Shows 2 small groups of Maori, one on either side of swift-flowing river. Two of group at left sit in front of whare and storehouse on pole controlling small...
Date: 1842 From: Smith, William Mein 1799-1869 :The harbour of Port Nicholson and the town of Wellington (sketched in the middle of the year 1842). Plate IV. By: Smith, William Mein, 1799-1869; Day & Haghe (Firm); Smith, Elder & Company Ref: B-110-058 Description: Right-hand third of full panorama from Thorndon to Te Aro. Main features named. Shows Maori group sitting near flagpole at left, smoking long pipes, other Ma...
Smith, William Mein 1799-1869 :The harbour of Port Nicholson and the town of Wellington (sketched in the middle of the year 1842). [right-hand portion].
Date: 1842 From: Wakefield, Edward Jerningham 1820-1879 :Illustrations to "Adventure in New Zealand". Lithographed from original drawings taken on the spot by Mrs Wicksteed, Miss King, Mrs Fox, Mr John Saxton, Mr Charles Heaphy, Mr S. C. Brees and Captain W. Mein Smith. London, Smith Elder & Co, 1845. By: Day & Haghe (Firm); Smith, Elder & Company; Smith, William Mein, 1799-1869 Ref: PUBL-0011-16-3 Description: Right-hand third of full panorama from Thorndon to Te Aro. Main features named. Shows Maori group sitting near flagpole at left, smoking long pipes, other Ma...
Date: 1842 From: Smith, William Mein 1799-1869 :The harbour of Port Nicholson and the town of Wellington (sketched in the middle of the year 1842). Plate IV. By: Smith, William Mein, 1799-1869; Day & Haghe (Firm); Smith, Elder & Company Ref: B-110-057 Description: Central third of full panorama from Thorndon to Te Aro. Main features named. Shows groups of figures on foreshore including man on horseback, man examining s...
Sterling (Ship)
Date: circa 1900 Ref: 1/2-041347-F Description: The ship 'Sterling', circa 1900. Photographer, and location (possibly London), unidentified. Quantity: 1 b&w original negative(s).
Date: 1841 - 1842 By: Heaphy, Charles, 1820-1881; Allom, Thomas, 1804-1872; C Hullmandel (Firm); Smith, Elder & Company Ref: C-026-001-a Description: View looking north along the beach (now Lambton Quay) from Clay Point Library holds 13 copies of this print in various states, C-026-001-a to -m. See also...