Flax industry - New Zealand - Waikato Region

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Date: 1906 - 1921 From: Valuation New Zealand :Land settlement plans for parts of the Waikato Region especially King Country, Kawhia and Otorohanga areas By: New Zealand. Department of Lands and Survey. Auckland District Office; New Zealand. Printing and Stationery Department; Mackay, John, 1851-1937; Murray, William David Browne, 1843-1932; Valuation New Zealand Ref: MapColl-832.17gbbd/1906/Acc.35361 Description: A poster-plan map number 839 made up of two maps, one a cadastral map of Whareorino survey district available for lease, the other a locality plan of the loc...
Date: [Between 1863 and 1872] From: Holder, Miss: Photograph albums Ref: PA1-f-030 Description: Album of undated photographs taken by Daniel Louis Mundy, owned by `Miss Holder' (her name printed facing page 1) Scenes are all of the North Island, in part...
Tuakau township
Date: [between 1910-1930] From: Price, William Archer, 1866-1948 :Collection of post card negatives Ref: 1/2-001516-G Description: Tuakau township, photographed by William Archer Price between 1910 and 1930. In the foreground flax fibre is laid out for drying and bleaching. In the middle...
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Tuakau township
Date: [between 1910-1930] From: Price, William Archer, 1866-1948 :Collection of post card negatives Ref: 1/2-001515-G Description: Tuakau township, photographed by William Archer Price, possibly between 1910 and 1930. In the foreground flax fibre is laid out for drying and bleaching. In ...
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Tuakau Hill
Date: [between 1910 and 1930] From: Price, William Archer, 1866-1948 :Collection of post card negatives Ref: 1/2-001526 Description: Tuakau Hill with railway yard and rolling stock in the foreground. A road leads up a slight incline towards houses and church buildings. Near the railway yar...
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Tuakau township
Date: [between 1910-1930] From: Price, William Archer, 1866-1948 :Collection of post card negatives Ref: 1/2-001514-G Description: Tuakau township, photographed by William Archer Price between 1910 and 1930. In the foreground flax fibre is laid out for drying and bleaching. In the middle...
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Wallis's flax mills, Okete, Raglan Harbour, 1910 - Photograph taken by Gilmour Brothers
Date: 1 Jul 1910 From: Price, William Archer, 1866-1948 :Collection of post card negatives By: Gilmour Brothers (Firm) Ref: 1/2-001022-G Description: Wallis's Flax Mill on Okete Creek, Raglan Harbour, 1910, photographed by Gilmour Brothers. Inscriptions: Photographer's title on negative - bottom right - G...
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Okete Creek and Falls - Photograph taken by Gilmour Brothers
Date: 1 Jul 1910 From: Price, William Archer, 1866-1948 :Collection of post card negatives By: Gilmour Brothers (Firm) Ref: 1/2-000939-G Description: Okete Creek and Falls, 1910, photographed by Gilmour Brothers. Wallis's Flax Mill is visible, partially hidden behind trees, just below the Okete Falls. Ins...
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Cox Flax Mill, Whangamarino
Date: 1866 From: Beere, Daniel Manders, 1833-1909 :Negatives of New Zealand and Australia Ref: 1/2-096117-F Description: Cox's flax mill at Whangamarino, photographed in 1866 by Daniel Manders Beere. Inscriptions: Photographer's title on negative - bottom right - 49 Quantity:...
Flax mill at Mangaiti
Date: ca 1916 From: Godber, Albert Percy, 1875-1949 :Collection of albums, prints and negatives Ref: APG-1194-1/2-G Description: The flax mill at Mangaiti, on the Waihou River, photographed ca 1916 by A P Godber. Original print in Godber Album Vol 109, p 31 (Pa1-q-102). Dated from PA1...
Date: 29 Oct 1892 By: Bell, Charles, active 1864-1892 Ref: MS-Papers-3127 Description: Letter telling of early struggles in the Waikato whence he had come from Nova Scotia, and mentioning the failure of the flax industry Quantity: 1 folder(s)....
Boat Bay, Opoturu River, Raglan Harbour, 1910 - Photograph taken by Gilmour Brothers
Date: 1 Aug 1910 From: Price, William Archer, 1866-1948 :Collection of post card negatives By: Gilmour Brothers (Firm) Ref: 1/2-001842-G Description: Boat Bay, Opotoru River, in Raglan Harbour, showing a small group of dinghies centre left, and houses along the ridge above the bay. Photographed by Gilmour...
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Liardet, Wilbraham Frederick Evelyn, 1799-1878 :View from Mt Pukekawa of the embuchure and meandering of the River Thames to Mt Aroha (or M[oun]t of Love) with Te Karapoti Pahus Kainga in the foreground. Parawai on the Kawaeranga River. / Original by W. F. Evelyn Liardet 1869. [Copied by] Nora Anderson 1901.
Date: 1869 - 1901 By: Liardet, Wilbraham Frederick Evelyn, 1799-1878; Anderson, Nora, active 1901; Hogg, Neville William (Dr), 1927-2007; Sisarich, Warren, active 1980s-1990s Ref: C-126-006 Description: Extensive view framed by tree ferns and flax in the foreground, looking down unto a small river winding through cultivated fields and scattered houses, with ...
Date: nd, 1800-1929 By: Rae, Elsie Alice, 1911-2002; Rae, Kenneth William, 1909-1986 Ref: MSX-9366 Description: 'History of the Western Hauraki Plains', compiled by Elsie Alice McDonald (later Mrs Rae), focusses on the geology, landscape, and social history of the West...
Date: 1912 By: Oldham, Alfred, 1831-1919 Ref: MS-Papers-6423 Description: The recollections contain an account of Oldham's experiences as a farmer, flax manufacturer and lay preacher. Includes an editorial note by the donor who ret...
Date: 1910-1915 By: Christie, John Hellard, 1897-1985 Ref: PAColl-0370 Description: Set of photographs of drainage operations on the Hauraki Plains. Spoil from the canal and ditch construction was used as foundation for roads so road constr...
Workers at a New Zealand flax mill
Date: [ca 1900] From: Macpherson, Beverley :Photographs relating to the McCracken family Ref: PAColl-8577-2-18 Description: Group of workers at a flax mill somewhere between Raglan and Kawhia. Photographed by an unknown photographer in about 1900. Inscriptions: Verso - Bob McCra...
Date: 30 Aug 1966 From: Open Country Sound Recordings Ref: OHInt-0002/135 Description: A Story about farms hard-won from a great bog - a bog like a gigantic sponge, left behind when an ancient river changed its course and became the Waikato, em...
Date: 09 May 2002 From: Agricultural heritage oral history project By: Riddell, Edward Lex, 1925- Ref: OHInt-0639-5 Description: Edward Lex Riddell, known as Lex, was born in Hamilton in 1925. Describes the history of the Woodlands Estate, founded in 1869 after the New Zealand Wars in ...