Rhodes album

Date
[ca 1860s-1880s]
By
Barraud, Charles Decimus, 1822-1897; Chapman, Alfred, 1828-1874; Rhodes, Joseph, 1826-1905
Ref
PA1-q-193
Description

Album owned by Joseph Rhodes containing photographs and sketches and ephemera dated between 1860s-1880s of New Zealand and overseas. Includes photographs of Hawkes Bay dated between 1860s-1870s.

Many of the sketches were drawn by Alfred Chapman, one section containing an illustrated tale "The life and adventures of Thomas Pinniger" (p 34a-d). On p 34b Governor Eyre is pictured lower left at Government House, Wellington.

There are two photographs of paintings by Charles Barraud (one of Te Aro Flat, City of Wellington (p 68), and one of Wellington Heads (p 104).

Many of the photographs of the Hawke's Bay area show the houses on various sheep stations, including Clive Grange Station, and Spring Hill Station (Joseph Rhodes), Maraekakaho Station (Donald Mclean), Woburn Station (Thomas Purvis Russell), Mount Herbert Station (Henry Robert Russell), and Mangatarata Station (Donald Gollan). There is also one of George Fannin's house in Napier, one of the Reverend Hamlin's mission station at Wairoa, and one of The Grange (Wellington home of Joseph Rhodes's brother William Barnard Rhodes).Others in the area are related to military encampments, barracks, stockades, and mission stations. On page 31 there is a photograph of "The great peace meeting, 1863", and one entitled "Whaka & tribe". On page 53, the caption reads "Donald McLean Esq. Superintendent, Hawkes Bay, purchasing Wairoa from the natives, 18[55?]."

There are many photographs, postcards and tourist scenes taken in Egypt, Ireland, Norway, Italy and Australia. The Australian scenes show views in Queensland, including Australian Aborigines fishing for dugong, the Railway Mortuary Chapel at the Rookwood Cemetery in Sydney (subsequenlty sold to a church group, dismantled and rebuilt in North Ainslie in Canberra) and views in the Maryborough area.

Quantity: 1 album(s) Album(s).

Physical Description: Album with brown leather embossed cover 29 x 23 cm, with 79 leaves

Additional description

Alternative form available: Copy negatives at 1/2-110487 to 110535

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Part of
Rhodes, Beatrice, fl 1978 :Photographs
Format
1 album(s) Album(s), Photographs, Album with brown leather embossed cover 29 x 23 cm, with 79 leaves
There are 22 items in total.
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There are 22 items in this group.
Shakespeare Road, Napier
Date: 1862 From: Rhodes, Beatrice, fl 1978 :Photographs Ref: PA1-q-193-072 Description: Shakespeare Road, Napier, in 1862. Shows commercial buildings. Inscriptions: Album page - beneath image - Shakespeare Road Napier 1862 Quantity: 1 b&w orig...
Date: 1863 From: Rhodes, Beatrice, fl 1978 :Photographs Ref: PA1-q-193-013-2 Description: Inscriptions: Album page - beneath image - Pahwhakiroa 1863 Quantity: 1 b&w original photographic print(s).
Poho O Rawiri pa, with Wilson's Camp in the background, Poverty Bay
Date: February 1866 From: Rhodes, Beatrice, fl 1978 :Photographs By: Williams, William Leonard, 1829-1916 Ref: PA1-q-193-084-1 Description: Scene near Poho O Rawiri, showing Wilson's redoubt in the background and waka in the foreground, photographed ca February 1866, probably by William Leonard W...
Spring Hill, Hawke's Bay
Date: 1860s From: Rhodes, Beatrice, fl 1978 :Photographs Ref: PA1-q-193-020 Description: Spring Hill sheep station, the property of Joseph Rhodes. Photographed in the 1860s by an unknown photographer. Inscriptions: Album page - beneath image - ...
Emerson Street, Napier
Date: 1862 From: Rhodes, Beatrice, fl 1978 :Photographs Ref: PA1-q-193-056 Description: Emerson Street, Napier, in 1862, showing a row of commercial buildings, including an auction mart. Photographer unidentified. Inscriptions: Album page - ben...
Poho O Rawiri pa, with Turanganui River in the background, Poverty Bay
Date: February 1866 From: Rhodes, Beatrice, fl 1978 :Photographs By: Williams, William Leonard, 1829-1916 Ref: PA1-q-193-090-1 Description: Scene near Poho O Rawiri, showing the Turanganui river in the background. Waka, whaleboats and sled houses may be seen in the distance. Photograph talen ca...
Shakespeare Road, Napier
Date: 1862 From: Rhodes, Beatrice, fl 1978 :Photographs Ref: PA1-q-193-082-1 Description: Shakespeare Road, Napier, 1862. The Bank of New Zealand is on the left. Photographer unidentified. Inscriptions: Album page - beneath image - Shakespeare Ro...
Tennyson Street, Napier
Date: 1862 From: Rhodes, Beatrice, fl 1978 :Photographs Ref: PA1-q-193-062 Description: Tennyson Street, Napier, in 1862, showing houses and the `Herald Office'. Photographer unidentified. Inscriptions: Album page - beneath image - Tennyson Str...
Major Westrupp's camp, Poverty Bay
Date: February 1866 From: Rhodes, Beatrice, fl 1978 :Photographs By: Williams, William Leonard, 1829-1916 Ref: PA1-q-193-085-1 Description: Major Westrupp's camp at Kohangarearea, near Manutuke, photographed 1865-1866, probably by William Leonard Williams. Inscriptions: Album page - beneath imag...
Fence of Whakairo Pa, horses, and Chief Tareha's house, at Waiohiki, Hawke's Bay Region
Date: [ca 1860s] From: Rhodes, Beatrice, fl 1978 :Photographs Ref: PA1-q-193-054-2 Description: Fence of Whakairo Pa, horse and carts alongside, and the house of Chief Tareha (possibly Tareha Te Moananui, 1810-1880), at Whakairo Pa, Waiohiki, circa 1860...