Kings and rulers

Kings and rulers, Primitive, Monarchs, Royalty, Rulers, Sovereigns
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Date: 1815 From: Cruikshank, George, 1792-1878 :Caricatures and cartoons, 1811-1816 By: Williams, Charles, active 1797-1830 Ref: B-021-039 Description: A boxing match between the hugely corpulent Prince Regent (Ben) and Napoleon. Napoleon is prostrate having been knocked to the ground. Two of his feathers ar...
Date: 1884-1965 From: Pacific Manuscripts Bureau : Records of the Pacific Area Ref: Micro-MS-Coll-08-1124 Description: Documentation of Tongan traditions and the royal genealogy of Tonga, manuscripts of Fetuani of Kolovai, a diary of J Fekau 'Ofeahemooni, some correspondence...
Date: 1970 - 1982 From: Heath, Eric Walmsley 1923- :[27 boxes of cartoons drawn for the "Dominion", 1970-1980s?]. By: Heath, Eric Walmsley, 1923-; Dominion (Newspaper) Ref: C-132-001/008 Description: Includes cartoons on John Lennon handing back his MBE (1970), Princess Anne and Mark Phillips (1973), the marriage of Prince Charles and Diana Spencer (1981)...
Date: 1492 - 1768 - 1500 By: Wale, Samuel, -1786; Grignion, Charles, 1754-1804 Ref: B-041-005 Description: Shows king and queen at left receiving large written sheet from a kneeling Columbus. Soldiers stand at ease at right both in front of, and behind, archway sh...
Date: 1539 - 1866 - 1870 Ref: B-039-016 Description: Henry VIII seated to the right, with Bishop Latimer kneeling at his feet, presenting him with the first English translation of the Bible. Other courtiers are...
Date: 1649 - 1866 - 1870 Ref: B-039-014 Description: Charles I of England, the day before his execution, farewelling his daughter and young son, with Bishop Juxon standing behind him. To the right stands Oliver...
Date: 1975 - 1983 From: Heath, Eric Walmsley 1923- :[Cartoons on topics of defence, politics, social issues, whimsy, medical issues, pollution, conservationists, trade unions, space exploration, animals, police & crime, Television, farming, sport, war, and transport. 1970-1990s]. By: Heath, Eric Walmsley, 1923- Ref: B-144-739/762 Description: Includes cartoons on: The Duke of Edinburgh checks under the Queen's bed for Idi Amin the terrorist leader of Uganda; Mrs Thatcher (British PM) asks the Quee...
Date: 1993 - 1995 By: Darroch, Bob, 1940-; Hutt News (Newspaper) Ref: A-316-106/123 Description: Cartoons on New Zealand social issues and politics. Relationship between drinking and increased resistance to colds, joys of club rugby, crisis of resources ...
Date: 1983 - 1985 By: Darroch, Bob, 1940-; Christchurch star (Newspaper : 1958- ) Ref: A-316-036/054 Description: Cartoons on New Zealand social issues and politics. English royals sell off surplus New Zealand gifted wedding presents. New economy-fare airlines hit the sk...
Date: 1950s From: Ramsden, Eric :Photographs relating to Ramsden and his family and Maori subjects By: Ramsden, George Eric Oakes, 1898-1962 Ref: PAColl-5363 Description: Mainly people and King Koroki and Queen Elizabeth II during the Royal Tour of 1953/54. These photographs are part of a larger collection of papers held in M...
Date: 3 March 1986 From: Dominion post (Newspaper): Photographic negatives and prints of the Evening Post and Dominion newspapers Ref: EP/1986/1039-F Description: Prime Minister David Lange, Mrs Lange, Governor General Sir Paul Reeves, Lady Reeves, and royal aides wave to Queen Elizabeth on board her RNZAF Boeing aircr...
Date: 1911 By: Low, David Alexander Cecil (Sir), 1891-1963 Ref: C-047-003 Description: A set of vignettes, headed 'The Christchurch Press last week celebrated its jubilee'. At the top left, are two people wrapped up in newspapers (the Press and...
Date: 1824 By: Hayter, John, 1800-1891?; Hullmandel, Charles Joseph, 1789-1850; Flaxman, John, 1755-1826 Ref: C-020-013 Description: Half-length three-quarters frontal portrait of King Tamehameha of Hawaii. He is dressed in a European uniform jacket This copy has the publication details c...
Date: 1891 From: Various artists :[Chromolithographs and photogravures of Italian Renaissance paintings. London, Arundel Society, 1888-1895]. By: Romanino, Girolamo Romani di Brescia, 1484-1562; Fogolino, Marcello, 1483?-1558? Ref: D-003-033 Description: A procession of people on horseback entering a castle. They include King Christian of Denmark (1426-1481) Printed in sepia tonings Inscriptions: Recto - bo...
Date: [ca 1900-1920] From: Olsson, Arthur Leslie, 1923- :Photographs By: Warren, D M, active 1887 Ref: PAColl-0903 Description: Photographs of rows of bell tents at Rangiotu Camp in 1915; Duke of Windsor reading a speech from a podium probably during his tour in 1920; a post office de...
Date: 1812 From: Cruikshank, George, 1792-1878 :Caricatures and cartoons, 1811-1816 By: Cruikshank, George, 1792-1878 Ref: B-021-017 Description: Cartoon depicting the invasion of the Russian Empire in 1812 by Napoleon I and his French army. Inscriptions: Recto - beneath image - Title Quantity: 1 co...
Date: 1812 From: Cruikshank, George, 1792-1878 :Caricatures and cartoons, 1811-1816 By: Cruikshank, George, 1792-1878 Ref: B-021-041 Description: Shows Prince Regent on a raised dias outside. People are on the platform on either side of the dias and in the street below. Mrs Hertford [?] is sitting on t...
Date: 18 Jun 1891 By: Onslow, William Hillier, 4th Earl of, 1853-1911 Ref: MS-Papers-2346 Description: Describes a visit to Urewera Country, his welcome by Maori and his impressions of the countryside. He also comments on the nature of colonial loyalty to the ...
Queen Elizabeth II at Royal Show, Invercargill
Date: 1954 From: New Zealand Free Lance : Photographic prints and negatives Ref: PAColl-8163-84 Description: Her Majesty, Queen Elizabeth II, inspecting sheep in a pen at the Royal Show in Invercargill, with a gathering of onlookers behind her. Photograph taken in ...
Date: 2002 By: Tremain, Garrick, 1941-; Otago daily times (Newspaper) Ref: H-671-001/018 Description: Cartoons on New Zealand and international political and social issues. Shows the 'Peace Processor' machine in action where Jewish and Palestinian antagonists...