Waka

General term for waka/canoes of various types. In contemporary usage any vehicle can be a waka by analogy

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Date: 1849 From: British Library. Department of Manuscripts :Drawings and sketches illustrative of New Zealand. 1845-1853. [Additional Manuscript 19953. File prints]. By: Clarke, Cuthbert Charles, 1818-1863 Ref: E-143-029 Description: Part of a pa by a river in the foreground, with Maori and Europeans bringing a waka down to the river from the left. Quantity: 1 photograph(s). Physical De...
Date: 1827 - 1833 By: Noel, Alexis Nicholas, 1792-1848; Sainson, Louis Auguste de, 1800- Ref: B-052-005 Description: Shows Maori and canoes, and a shore-built observatory Other Titles - Observatory of the ship Astrolabe in one of the bays at Houa Houa (Tolaga Bay) Extended...
Date: 1902 By: Barraud, William Francis, 1850-1926 Ref: A-123-014 Description: Three small Maori canoes moored at the edge of a wide river. Low hills in the background on the far bank of the river. The original for W. F. Barraud's et...
Date: [1900s?] From: New Zealand News Ltd :Photographs from the Auckland Star Ref: PA1-q-015 Description: Album of images from various areas in the North Island. Includes images of Hawera, including streets, swimming baths, bowling greens, church buildings, the ...
Date: 1870 - 1971 By: Barraud, Charles Decimus, 1822-1897; Palette Products Ltd Ref: C-084-003 Description: Shows two canoes on the lake and some figures standing in left foreground. In the left middle distance are some huts on land projecting into the lake. There ...
Date: 1862 From: Illustrated London news :Clippings related to New Zealand [ca 1842-1890] Ref: E-106-f-011-1 Description: View showing three waka racing in Waitemata Harbour. At anchor are several British naval ships. The city of Auckland can be seen in the distance. MNZ 754 E...
Date: 1852 - 1853 From: Illustrated London news :Clippings related to New Zealand [ca 1842-1890] By: Hogan, Patrick Joseph, 1804-1878 Ref: E-106-f-030-1 Description: View from the end of the wharf at the foot of Queen Street, looking towards the waterfront buildings and up Queen Street, with Partington's windmill on the s...
Date: 1852 - 1853 From: Illustrated London news :Clippings related to New Zealand [ca 1842-1890] By: Illustrated London news (Newspaper); Heaphy, Charles, 1820-1881 Ref: E-106-f-049-1 Description: Looking down from above onto a bustling scene with huts, tents and other temporary shelters, canoes drawn up on the beach and many Maori and Pakeha, with bot...
Date: 1863 From: Illustrated London news :Clippings related to New Zealand [ca 1842-1890] By: Illustrated London news (Newspaper) Ref: E-106-f-027-2 Description: View of Bream Head. In the foreground there is a sailing ship, Maori in a waka, and partially submerged piece of wood with penguins standing on it. From a p...
Date: 1866 From: Illustrated London news :Clippings related to New Zealand [ca 1842-1890] By: Illustrated London news (Newspaper) Ref: E-106-f-017-1 Description: Shows a crowd (including soldiers) on the foreshore in the foreground watching a canoe race. The race is possibly in the Tauranga area. Compare with A-423-0...
Date: 1841 - 1843 From: Illustrated London news :Clippings related to New Zealand [ca 1842-1890] By: Heaphy, Charles, 1820-1881 Ref: E-106-f-047-3 Description: View from Clay Point hill above the junction of modern Willis St and Lambton Quay. The beach in the foreground is lower Willis Street, while upper Willis Str...
Date: 1863 From: Illustrated London news :Clippings related to New Zealand [ca 1842-1890] By: Warre, Henry James, 1819-1898; Jackson, Mason, 1819-1903 Ref: E-106-f-037-2 Description: A view from across the river towards a steep hill, crowned with the Alexandra Redoubt. Six Maori canoes are on the river and a raupo hut is in the right for...
Waka on the banks of the Whanganui River
Date: [ca 1930s] From: Making New Zealand :Negatives and prints from the Making New Zealand Centennial collection By: Dominion Museum (N.Z.) Ref: MNZ-2639-1/2-F Description: Waka on the banks of the Whanganui River. Two lobster, or crayfish, pots are in the background. Taken by an unidentified photographer, possibly in the 1930s....
Date: 1940 - 1949 By: Dominion Museum (N.Z.) Ref: Eph-D-MAORI-1940s-02 Description: Information sheet has two sections. The top section relates to Maori canoes - tree-felling, hollowing out. Shows a mokihi or raft, a river canoe, war canoe a...
Date: 1961 From: [Turner, Dennis Knight], 1924-2011 :[Illustrations for Myths and legends of Maoriland] [1961?] Ref: A-060-123 Description: Shows Tama's waka at Piopiotahi (Milford Sound) surrounded by the towering walls of the Sound where he had come in search of his three wives Quantity: 1 dra...
Date: 1913 From: Girdlestone, Hubert Earle, 1879-1918 : Albums relating to surveying, tramping and climbing Ref: PA1-o-1224 Description: Mainly a series of holidays, tramping trips, and local excursions. The first is a trip to the head of Lake Te Anau and Milford Sound via the Milford track. ...
Date: 1932 - 1937 By: Carmalt-Jones, Dudley William, 1874-1957; New Zealand. High Commission (Great Britain) Ref: E-347-a Description: 24 sketches mainly of Dunedin and lower South Island scenes. Cover title in pencil. New Zealand and Pacific book collection of the Alexander Turnbull Libr...
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: [1895-1899] By: Edwards, Charles Thomas, active 1890s Ref: PA1-f-020 Description: Photograph album containing photographs of South Island scenes, taken ca 1897 by C T Edwards. Album includes views of Melbourne and Sydney; a large number in...
Date: 1990 By: New Zealand geographic (Periodical); Outside Publications Ltd; Gasteiger, Arno, active 1993; Jowitt, Glenn, 1955-2014; Warne, Kennedy, active 1988-2013 Ref: Eph-E-MAORI-1990-01 Description: Poster shows a large photograph of a waka against a low sun with six smaller photographs of carving and paddling, and a haka performance. Quantity: 1 colour...