Toys

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Date: [1940s-1950s] Ref: 1/2-033830-F Description: Young children enjoying themselves in the Feilding Community Centre, Wellington. Shows a small girl putting a doll to bed under the watch of an older girl, s...
Robert Wells sitting on step with toy truck
Date: 1947 From: Wells, Robert E, 1905-2006 :Photographic negatives, prints and transparencies of the Mokau and other rural North Island districts, and scenic views of New Zealand Ref: 1/4-091194-F Description: Robert Wells (son of the photographer) playing with his toy petrol wagon at Woolleys Bay. Photographed by Robert E Wells, March-April 1947. Quantity: 1 b&w ...
Date: 1927 Ref: Eph-B-RETAIL-FTC-1927-01 Description: Lists goods for sale, some illustrated. Colour page shows an advertisement for Pyrex transparent ovenware. First pages show interior photographs of various d...
Date: 1993 By: Play For Life (N.Z.) Inc; Stewart, Martin, active 1978-1990s; Hager, Nicolas Alfred, 1958- Ref: Eph-D-PEACE-1993-02 Description: Shows a photograph of three children playing with Lego. The logo of Play For Life is at lower left (shows a boy and girl leaping on either side of a circle)....
Date: 1990 - 2002 By: Bromhead, Peter, 1933-; Dominion (Newspaper) Ref: A-366-462/495 Description: Cartoons on political and social issues in New Zealand and overseas. Quantity: 34 original cartoon(s). Physical Description: Black felt pen drawings on pap...
Date: 1879 - 1889 From: Keesing, Henry A, 1826?-1896 :[Landscapes, caricatures and portraits] / H A Keesing. 1879-[1880s] Ref: A-278-017 Description: Drawing of a small boy seated on a wooden chair on a mat in front of a fireplace eating a biscuit [?]. A large pot is cooking over the open fire. A clock an...
James Smiths Toys - Missile Carrier and Moon car
From: K E Niven and Co :Commercial negatives Ref: 1/2-212606-F Description: Missile Carrier and Moon car 17/10/60, photographed by K E Niven and Co of Wellington Description from negative envelope and studio card index. Quantity: 1...
Date: 1942 From: Field, Robert Nettleton, 1899-1987 :[Collection of sketches, 1926 to 1961] Ref: A-265-106 Description: Drawing of Field's eldest son Jonathan J Field in semi-repose. He is wearing a party hat. Nearby is a teddy bear and a small suitcase with the initials `J.J...
Date: 1983 By: Bromhead, Peter, 1933-; Auckland star (Newspaper) Ref: A-360-231/251 Description: Cartoons on New Zealand and international political and social issues. Quantity: 21 original cartoon(s). Physical Description: Black ink on card, sizes var...
Date: 7 July 1979 From: Dominion post (Newspaper): Photographic negatives and prints of the Evening Post and Dominion newspapers Ref: EP/1979/2438-F Description: Sir John Marshall giving 5 year old Callum Gribble a ride on a wooden train at the new Wadestown Kindergarten in Oban Street, during the official opening by ...