Domestic life

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Group in a domestic garden
Date: [ca 1889-1910] From: Wright, Henry Charles Clarke, 1844-1936 :Negatives Ref: 1/1-020434-G Description: Unidentified group (family ?) in a garden by a house, photographed circa 1889-1910 by Henry Wright. Shows a man with two children, and a woman. Includes pot ...
Date: 1901 By: New Zealand Graphic and Ladies' Journal Ref: H-711-017 Description: Father and mother sit at their ease beside the fireside with their extensive family behind them. Extended Title - Mrs Smith (the modern Cornelia) - 'H'as H'...
Date: 05 Oct 1993 By: Lamb, Dawn Ruth (Dame), 1940- Ref: OHInt-0046/14 Description: Dawn Lamb recalls family background; childhood; education; marriage to Denis Taylor; working as a part time remedial reading teacher; living quarters and loc...
Hodgkins, Frances Mary 1869-1947 :Willie. Charming youth. Great Scott. I would ask for some more potato if I wanted it, Mother! [ca 1890]
Date: 1890 By: Hodgkins, Frances Mary, 1869-1947 Ref: E-425-q-008 Description: A seated portrait of Willie Hodgkins, younger brother of the artist. He is slumped in a hard-backed chair, his legs crossed Inscriptions: Recto - top centre...
Date: 3 February 1956 From: Minhinnick, Gordon, 1902-1992 :[111 original pencil and ink cartoons. 1930s-1980s] Ref: C-171-108 Description: Depicts the National government cabinet as a group of women having tea and cake in a domestic setting. Prime Minister Sid Holland is knitting 'policy' while ...
Date: 1955 From: Mayne, William Thomas, 1910-1988 :490 original cartoons published in the Christchurch Star Sun and the Christchurch Star Sun Sports between 1954 and 1962. Ref: A-386-023 Description: Shows a family in their kitchen during a storm. The mother, grandmother and child are shivering and using hot water bottles to keep warm, while the father i...
Moir, Alan :`I need them to protect us against people like me..'. Sydney Morning Herald 1997.
Date: 1997 From: Moir, Alan, 1947- :Three laser copies of original cartoons donated for the New Zealand Cartoon Archive auction 6 November 1997. Ref: H-464-003 Description: The cartoon shows a man cleaning a gun at a table. He has a patch on his arm which reads, "guns don't kill". His wife, who is holding a baby, is looking on w...
Date: 1960 From: Lodge, Nevile Sidney 1918-1989 :[Archive of original cartoons for the Evening Post and Sports Post, 1941 to 1988] Ref: B-137-225 Description: Shows a man sitting in an armchair with a newspaper in his hand. On the cover of the newspaper is a list for the 1960 Olympic Team. There is a list on the wa...
Date: 1991 From: Copies of cartoons published in Broadsheet between 1990 and 1997. Ref: H-709-004 Description: Shows a family scene. A girl lyes on the floor reading a book. Her mother is washing the dishes while her father is reading the newspaper. The girl asks her ...
Blomfield, William, 1866-1938:'What about it'? The New Zealand Observer, 25 August 1926.
Date: 1926 By: Blomfield, William, 1866-1938; New Zealand observer (Newspaper) Ref: H-711-016 Description: A family eat their meal and read about the new Family Allowances. In 1926 Parliament passed the Family Allowances Act, which provided for the payment of a me...