Explorers

Discoverers, Navigators, Navigators, Voyagers
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Date: 1978 From: Lodge, Nevile Sidney 1918-1989 :[Archive of original cartoons for the Evening Post and Sports Post, 1941 to 1988] By: Evening Post (Wellington, N.Z.); Lodge, Nevile Sidney, 1918-1989 Ref: B-135-402 Description: This cartoon features two archeological explorers. They have come across an old railway line and several decaying carriages or units in the undergrowth Labe...
West, Benjamin, 1738-1820 :Sir Joseph Banks Bt. Painted by Benjamin West. Engraved by J R Smith. London Molteno Colnaghi, 1788.
Date: 1788 By: West, Benjamin (Sir), 1738-1820; Molteno Colnaghi & Company; Smith, John Raphael, 1752-1812; Fuller, Alfred Walter Francis, 1882-1961 Ref: C-017-016 Description: Shows the young Joseph Banks, not long after his return from James Cook's first circumnavigation, standing by a pillar, a curtain to the right and a sky bac...
Harper, Arthur Paul, 1865-1955: Charles Edward Douglas at the bivouac up Craigs Creek
Date: [ca 1894] From: Pascoe, John Dobree, 1908-1972 :Photographic albums, prints and negatives By: Harper, Arthur Paul, 1865-1955 Ref: PAColl-5926-11 Description: Charles Edward Douglas, drying his socks by a fire, with his blanket and pipe, at the bivouac up Craigs Creek, circa 1894. Photograph taken by Arthur Paul H...
Date: 1909 By: Vanity fair (Periodical); Kite, active 1909 Ref: B-032-018 Description: Shows a full-length portrait of Shackleton, the Antarctic explorer. He wears a suit, high collar and tie, and smokes a cigarette. Quantity: 1 colour art pri...
Date: 10 Mar-13 Jul 1772 By: Du Clesmeur, Ambroise Bernard Marie, active 1771-1772 Ref: MS-0703 Description: Title continues:`...commence en 1771 sous le commandement de M Marion du Fresne, Capitaine de Brulot en 1773; et acheve sous celui de M Duclesmeur, Garde de ...
Date: 1772 By: Du Clesmeur, Ambroise Bernard Marie, active 1771-1772 Ref: MS-0702 Description: A commencer du cap de Bonne Esperance pour servir a la flutte le Marquis de Castries commande par Mr Duclesmeur, Garde de la Marine armee en partie par Le Ro...
From: New Zealand Department of Internal Affairs Centennial Publications Branch :Maps from Historical Atlas Ref: MapColl-CHA-5/11/36-Acc.38169 Description: Map possibly intended to identify areas explored by Shortland, Tuckett, Hamilton, Kettle and Nairn, Chalmers, Chubbin, Thomson, Shennan Brothers, Hey, Ress ...
Date: 1842 - 1907 - 1868 From: New Zealand Department of Internal Affairs Centennial Publications Branch :Maps from Historical Atlas Ref: MapColl-CHA-5/11/33-Acc.38166 Description: Map possibly intended to identify areas explored by Cotterill, Brunner, Mitchell and Dashwood, Weld, Lee & Jollie, Mackay and Travers (1842-1868) but only re...
Date: 1876 By: Overend, William Heysman, 1851-1898; Illustrated London news (Newspaper) Ref: C-037-010 Description: Seven men hauling a sledge across crevasses of ice, with mountains behind them. Extended Title - Extra supplement to the ILN, 4 Nov 1876, reporting British ...
Lindt, John William, 1845-1926: Portrait of Odoardo Beccari
Date: 1878 From: Haast family: Collection By: Lindt, John William, 1845-1926 Ref: PA3-0132 Description: Taken in February (7-11) in 1878, when Beccari visited Melbourne. Inscriptions: Verso - "Al Dott[ore] von Haast ricordo amichevole di O Beccari" and in diff...
Crombie, John Nicol, 1827-1878 :Studio portrait of William Colenso
Date: [1858 or ca 1865] By: Crombie, John Nicol, 1827-1878 Ref: 1/4-003097-F Description: Studio seated portrait of William Colenso, taken 1858 or ca 1865 by John Nicol Crombie Source of title - Title supplied by Library Source of descriptive inf...
Date: [ca 1929-1933] From: Searle, Roland James, 1904-1984: Slides, negatives, photographs, letters and printed material Ref: PA1-q-593 Description: Wellington City (panoramic views), the new Cenotaph, the demolition of the Alexandra Barracks (Mount Cook Prison), Admiral Byrd on his way to the Antarctic (...
Photographer unknown :Portrait of a man
Date: 1880 - 1886 Ref: PA2-2534 Description: Portrait of a man with beard and straight dark hair, possibly an associate of Sir James Hector. Previously identified as Sir James Hector because of the cap...
Harper, Arthur Paul, 1865-1955: Arthur Paul Harper, his son Tristram, and Charles Douglas at Lake Kaniere
Date: Christmas 1907 From: Pascoe, John Dobree, 1908-1972 :Photographic albums, prints and negatives By: Harper, Arthur Paul, 1865-1955 Ref: PAColl-5926-17 Description: Arthur Paul Harper, his son Tristram, and Charles Douglas, Christmas 1907, at Lake Kaniere. Photograph taken by Arthur Paul Harper. Published in the book `M...
Date: [1960-1990] From: Host, Bent Svitser Muusfeldt, 1918-2000: Collection related to research by Bent and Emily Host Ref: Series-3524 Description: Inward and outward correspondence, research material and drafts of a biography of Brunner by Emily Host, `In search of Brunner' Quantity: 13 folder(s).
Date: 1920 - 1930 By: McDonald, James Ingram, 1865-1935; Cowan, James, 1870-1943 Ref: A-138-006 Description: Standing portrait of Milford Sound explorer, Quinton McKinnon, probably based on an earlier photograph Drawn from photograph by R. Murrell and published in:...
Date: 1934 By: Fowler, James, active 1934 Ref: qMS-0802 Description: Full title: Samuel H Moreton, the pioneer explorer-artist; secrets probed, pioneer explorers adventures in Fiordland from 1867 to 1900 Quantity: 1 volume(s)...
Charles Edward Douglas and Arthur Paul Harper in the valley of the Cook River
Date: 1894 Ref: 1/2-032914-F Description: Charles Edward Douglas (left), Arthur Paul Harper, and Douglas's dog Betsey Jane in the valley of the Cook River in 1894. Taken by an unidentified photograph...
Muir & Moodie (Photographers) : Donald Sutherland
Date: [ca 1880] By: Muir & Moodie (Firm) Ref: 1/2-072084-F Description: Donald Sutherland standing on a tree stump, circa 1880, from a postcard published by Muir and Moodie between 1898-1916. Photographer unidentified. Inscripti...
Date: 1835 - 1860 - 1847 - 1868 From: New Zealand Department of Internal Affairs Centennial Publications Branch :Maps from Historical Atlas By: New Zealand Geological Survey Ref: MapColl-CHA-8/2/3-Acc. Description: Identifies Botanical explorations in the North Island by Colenso (1835-1847) and South Island by Haast (1860-1868). Quantity: 1 map(s) inset with annotation...