Fires

Buildings - Fires and fire prevention, Conflagrations, Fire losses
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Date: 1816 From: Cruikshank, George, 1792-1878 :Caricatures and cartoons, 1811-1816 By: Cruikshank, George, 1792-1878 Ref: B-021-009 Description: The Prince Regent, Looking like Apollo, God of the Sun, with his head on fire, with a man dressed as Mercury attempting to extinguish the fire with water (po...
Date: 1996 From: Isern, Thomas D, 1952- : Papers Ref: MS-Papers-5633 Description: Comprises papers relating to Isern's Programme Development Grant (1996) including his proposal and report on progress; items from his syndicated newspaper fe...
Date: 1994 From: Nisbet, Alistair, 1958- :Cartoon entries for Qantas Media Awards, 1994. 1 March 1994 to October 1994. Ref: J-030-001 Description: Shows a large hot sun shinning down upon a group of starving, homeless people. They have no shoes and are partially dressed in tattered rags. There is a pa...
Date: 1957 From: Lonsdale, Neil, 1907-1989 :200 original cartoons by Neil Lonsdale from 1955 to 1962. Ref: A-309-177 Description: Shows a fireman (Holland) standing in front of a fire which is billowing smoke (Govt. expenditure). His companion (Watts) has attached a hose to a fire hydra...
Date: [1858-1871] From: Dominion Museum : Historical material Ref: MS-Papers-9863-11 Description: Comprises fragments of burnt papers from the Treasury and Finance offices and including bridge and road records and other records from those of departments ...
Date: 1905 From: Swan family : Records Ref: MS-Papers-0109-054 Description: Quantity: 1 folder(s).
From: Collett, Michael, fl 1910 : Photographs By: Collett, Michael, active 1910 Ref: PA7-08-12 Description: Quantity: 1 b&w original photographic print(s).
Date: 1925-1986 From: Syme family (N.Z.): Papers Ref: MS-Papers-4405 Description: The papers comprise of a number of essays and papers written by Syme. These include; `The Design of Gold Dredges', `Effluent Treatment' (part of a symposiu...
Date: 1849 - 1851 From: Mantell, Walter Baldock Durrant, 1820-1895 :Scrapbook. 1840-1872. By: Mantell, Walter Baldock Durrant (Hon), 1820-1895 Ref: C-103-015-3 Description: A night scene with a fire burning near a pataka. A lake and hills are to the right. Muhunoa is alongside the 38 m high knoll Ohau and this is likely to be th...
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...
Heaphy, Charles 1820-1881 :Mount Egmont, from the north shore of Cooke's Strait, New Zealand. Natives burning off wood for potato grounds. Lithographed by T. Allom from a drawing by Chas. Heaphy. London, Published for the New Zealand Company by Smith Elder & Co ... printed by C. Hullmandel [1842]
Date: 1840 - 1842 By: Heaphy, Charles, 1820-1881; Allom, Thomas, 1804-1872; C Hullmandel (Firm); Smith, Elder & Company Ref: C-026-004-b 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: 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: 1973 From: Lodge, Nevile Sidney 1918-1989 :[Archive of original cartoons for the Evening Post and Sports Post, 1941 to 1988] By: Lodge, Nevile Sidney, 1918-1989; Evening Post (Wellington, N.Z.) Ref: B-134-504 Description: This cartoon features three scenarios if newsprint becomes unavailable because of an industrial dispute at the pulp and paper plant at Kawerau. In the first...
Date: 1939, 1946-1948 From: New Zealand Free Lance : Photographic prints and negatives Ref: PAColl-0785-1-048 Description: Photographs of disasters and natural phenomena made for publication in the New Zealand Free Lance. Includes photographs of fires in Taupo (20 February 1946) ...
Date: 1890-1920 By: Preston, Alan Herbert, 1932-2004; Martin, Josiah, 1843-1916; Wrigglesworth and Binns (Firm); Frisco Photographic Company Ref: PAColl-3234 Description: Quantity: 17 b&w original photographic print(s) in one envelope. Physical Description: Various formats and types including cabinet cards, albumen prints, ca...
Date: 1980-2005 From: Safekids Aotearoa (Collector): [Posters about child safety. ca 1990-2005] By: New Zealand Fire Service; New Zealand. Ministry of Consumer Affairs Ref: Eph-D-FIRE-Safekids Description: Includes: New Zealand Fire Service. Be fire wise this summer. C'mon guys - get fire wise (Laminated poster) New Zealand Fire Service. Car fires kill; carry a...
Date: 1999 By: Tremain, Garrick, 1941-; Otago daily times (Newspaper) Ref: H-552 Description: Political cartoons and caricatures. Quantity: 39 photocopy/ies. Physical Description: Photocopies, A4 size.
Date: 1904-1916 From: Kay, Reginald Vincent, 1894-1978 :Photographs Ref: PA1-o-1557 Description: Photographs relating to Sybil Satchell and her family. Includes photographs of family members, friends, a holiday in England and Tasmania, picnics, women cr...
Date: 1957-1968 From: Dennis, Jonathan Spencer, 1953-2002 :Photographs Ref: PA1-q-575 Description: Several views of the second Hermitage on fire in 1957. The rest of the album shows the rebuilding from 1958 to 1961. There are records of the opening, staf...
Date: ca1946-ca1949 From: Nightingall/Morrell :Albums, negatives, prints and transparencies taken by Jack and Theo Nightingall By: Nightingall, Theodore Charles, 1914-1986 Ref: PA1-o-1031 Description: Most of the images are records of holidays taken in the late 1940s. The first is a winter trip on motorcycles to the south Island showing Christchurch, the ...