Gold mines and mining - New Zealand - Otago Region

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Date: 1860, 1867 From: Mantell family : Papers Ref: MSY-6616 Description: Comprises papers, lightly annotated by Mantell, laid before the General Assembly concerning the case of James Macandrew and accusations of financial irregula...
Date: 1862 From: Illustrated London news :Clippings related to New Zealand [ca 1842-1890] By: Thomas, W, active 1856-1862 Ref: E-106-f-013-1 Description: View of the diggings and miners' tents. Published in illustrated London news, 1862. Quantity: 1 b&w art print(s). Physical Description: Wood engraving 200 ...
Date: 1867 From: Illustrated London news :Clippings related to New Zealand [ca 1842-1890] By: Fox, A, active 1860s Ref: E-106-f-023 Description: View of the Arrow River gold diggings and miners' camp in Otago. Engraved from a sketch by Mr A Fox. In text: "We have been favoured by Mr A. Fox ... with ...
Date: 1862-[ca 2005] From: Tiller, Eileen, active 1957-2014: Collection By: Burton Brothers (Dunedin, N.Z.); Coxhead, Frank Arnold, 1851-1908; Hinemoa (Ship : 1876-1944); Meluish, William, 1822?-1888; Radcliffe, Frederick George, 1863-1923; Schaef, Arthur Waldemar, 1867-1940 Ref: PAColl-10718 Description: Contains photographs relating to the Hansen family, circa 1862 to 1990s. Taken by Hansen family members and photographers including Frank Arnold Coxhead, Fre...
Date: 1913 Ref: Eph-C-GOLD-1913-01 Description: Chart showing the names of dredging companies, production as recorded in their mines statements, total production, total expenditure, and total dividends pa...
Date: 1898 By: Maoriland Free Press; New Zealand Workers' Union; Nicol, Robina, 1861-1942 Ref: Eph-C-CARNIVAL-1898-01 Description: Poster announcing a carnival entertainment which features recreations of the events of gold discovery at Dunstan, Otago in 1860. A synopsis of the various sc...
Date: [1974?] By: Wisniowski, Sygurd, 1841-1892 Ref: MS-Papers-1541 Description: Impressions of Australia and New Zealand by Wisniowskiego who visited NZ in 1864; includes descriptions of the Maori Wars and goldmining in Otago Publicatio...
Date: [198-] By: Wilson, Eva, 1914-1991 Ref: MS-Papers-10417 Description: Sample extracts from an unpublished typescript of a personal and social history of Round Hill and its environs. Round Hill was reputed to have had the larges...
Date: 1864 From: [Crawford, James Coutts] 1817-1889 :South Island sketchbook 1864 Ref: E-174-045/046 Description: A view of Tuapeka where South Island gold was first found Extended Title - From his South Island sketchbook, 1864. Quantity: 1 drawing(s). Physical Descri...
Date: Between 1873 and 1880 By: Deveril, Herbert, 1840-1911 Ref: PA7-45-41 Description: Photograph of Blue Spur, Gabriel's Gully taken probably in the 1870s by Herbert Deveril of Wellington. Other prints of this image are at PA7-45-10 and PA7-4...
Gold mine in St Bathans, Otago, with hydraulic elevation pipes
Date: [189-?] From: Murray, R W (Mr), fl 1972 :Photographs of Central Otago Ref: PAColl-6717-07 Description: Gold mine in St Bathans, Otago, with hydraulic elevation pipes. Photograph taken circa 1890s by an unidentified photographer. Source of descriptive informat...
Date: 1880 From: Hodgkins, William Mathew 1833-1898 :[Collection of sketches] ca 1860-ca 1895 Ref: A-182-048 Description: A rail track with a man leaning against a small cart on the track, leading into the entrance to a tunnel in the mountains, at the Maryborough Mine, near Mace...
Date: 1870 - 1879 From: Richmond, Christopher William, 1821-1895 :Sketch book ; sketches numbered 1 to 74 [i.e. 95] / [by] C W Richmond. Ref: E-284-013 Description: Shows fluming in gold works, from a suspended structure, on Manuherikia River Quantity: 1 drawing(s). Physical Description: Pencil, 100 x 155 mm
Date: 1880 From: Hodgkins, William Mathew 1833-1898 :[Collection of sketches] ca 1860-ca 1895 By: Hodgkins, William Mathew, 1833-1898 Ref: A-182-043/048 Description: Series of paintings, with a preliminary sketch, of area near Maryborough mine and of gold workings, near Macetown Inscriptions: 1 signed: W.M.H. Quantity: ...
Date: 1857-1862 [ca 1900], 1968-1970 By: Bown family Ref: MS-Papers-8869 Description: Correspondence between Bown and his mother, 1857-1862; Bown's memories of growing up in England and his first years in New Zealand up to 1858 and memories of...
Date: 1864 From: [Crawford, James Coutts] 1817-1889 :South Island sketchbook 1864 Ref: E-174-038 Description: A rough sketch of Waitahuna valley and stream, with a hut, possibly a toilet, on the stream's left bank and piles of dirt from gold-mining. There is a bucke...
Date: 1872 From: [Hodgkins, William Mathew] 1833-1898 :[Sketchbook, including sketches of Sumner, Lyttelton, Central Otago, Lake Wakatipu, Kawarau Gorge, Oamaru, Dunedin, Clutha River. 1870 to 1873] Ref: E-016-4-064 Description: Looking down into a valley with faint indications of tents, buildings, and fences or chutes Quantity: 1 drawing(s). Physical Description: Pencil on sketchb...
Dredging a river for gold near Lowburn
Date: [ca 1900] Ref: 1/2-018331-F Description: Dredging a river for gold near Lowburn. Photograph taken by unidentified photographer ca 1920s. Quantity: 1 b&w original negative(s).
Date: 1867 From: Illustrated London news :Various scenes of early New Zealand published in the Illustrated London News. 1860s By: Fox, A, active 1860s Ref: B-070-014 Description: View of the Arrow River gold diggings and miners' camp in Otago. Engraved from a sketch by Mr A Fox. Quantity: 1 b&w art print(s). Physical Description: W...
Date: 1867 By: Illustrated London news (Newspaper) Ref: B-033-011 Description: A view of the gold fields around the Arrow River Published in: Illustrated London News, 26 January 1867, p. 96 (issue not held by the Library) In text: "W...