Eels

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Date: January 1969 From: Cleveland, Francis Leslie, 1921-2014: Photographs Ref: PA12-11561 Description: Transparencies primarily showing buildings in the Nelson-Marlborough Region, circa January 1969. Taken by Les Cleveland. Golden Bay images show hay making a...
Date: 1793 From: Nodder, Richard Polydore, fl 1786-1820 :[Zoological plates / by R P Nodder and others] - London, 1789-1813 By: Nodder, Frederick Polydore, 1751-1800 Ref: E-129-q-002 Description: The electric eel seen from above Quantity: 1 colour art print(s). Physical Description: Hand-coloured engraving, 109 x 185 mm (plate mark) on sheet 146 x 2...
Cooks with dried eels, Raukawa marae, Otaki
Date: [18 March 1950] From: Adkin, George Leslie, 1888-1964 :Photographs of New Zealand geology, geography, and the Maori history of Horowhenua Ref: PA1-f-005-496 Description: Group of cooks with dried eels on a line at Raukawa marae, during the centenary celebrations for Rangiatea church. Photograph taken on 18 March 1950 by Georg...
Dean Farrow outside his house in Petone, with an eel he caught
Date: 13 Oct 1959 From: Evening post (Newspaper. 1865-2002) :Photographic negatives and prints of the Evening Post newspaper Ref: EP/1959/3444-F Description: The boy, Dean Farrow, standing in front of his house at 67a Cuba Street, Petone, showing off the eel that he had caught. Photograph taken for the Evening Pos...
[Downes, Thomas William] 1868-1938 :[Catching the legendary eel at Tangahoe. 1938?]
Date: 1938 By: Downes, Thomas William, 1868-1938; Bathgate, Charles McLelland, 1893-1970 Ref: A-076-016 Description: An enormous eel being tempted out of the Tangahoe Stream, a tributary of the Whanganui River, by a Maori man with a live bird on the end of a rod. Others are...
Saxton, John Waring 1806-1866 :The town and part of the harbour of Nelson in 1842, about a year after its first foundation / drawn by John Saxton Esqr; Day & Haghe lithrs. London, Smith Elder & Co., [1845]. [Right section]
Date: 1842 - 1845 From: Wakefield, Edward Jerningham 1820-1879 :Illustrations to "Adventure in New Zealand". Lithographed from original drawings taken on the spot by Mrs Wicksteed, Miss King, Mrs Fox, Mr John Saxton, Mr Charles Heaphy, Mr S. C. Brees and Captain W. Mein Smith. London, Smith Elder & Co, 1845. By: Saxton, John Waring, 1807-1866 Ref: PUBL-0011-06-3 Description: Shows and names important features: Eel pond, site of the meat market, brick kiln, and several private dwellings and other landmarks. Also shows a woman do...
Date: 22 May 1966 From: Open Country Sound Recordings Ref: OHInt-0002/114 Description: `The Eel that didn't get away' tells the story of a couple of school boys who spent their Christmas holidays ridding the Creek of eels. 'The Muster' is a st...
Date: 01 June 1969 From: Open Country Sound Recordings Ref: OHInt-0002/263 Description: Len Elis, 72, from Ratahi, talks about techniques for fishing for eel, types of bait, preparation for drying eel, preparation for cooking non dried eel and ...
Date: 27 May 1973 From: Open Country Sound Recordings Ref: OHInt-0002/444 Description: Access Contact - see oral history librarian Venue - Wellington Interviewer(s) - Jim Henderson, presenter Venue - NZBC Studios, Wellington. Arrangement: Tap...
Date: 13 July 1991 - 13 Jul 1991 From: Kati Mahaki Kaumatua Oral History Project By: McEwan, Lettitia, 1914-1994 Ref: OHInt-0073/2 Description: Letty McEwan talks about Paoa Te Naihi, Te Owai, Barton Jacob and members of the Te Koeti family and their lives in the Jacobs River area. Makes mention of s...
Date: 17 June 1992 - 17 Jun 1992 From: Maniapoto Archives Oral History Project: He Taonga Tuku Iho By: Anderson, Te Rua O Ngā Haora, 1914-2002; Tauariki, Sonny, active 1992 Ref: OHInt-0085-10 Description: Rev Canon Rua Anderson details his whakapapa, names of the tupuna related to the Otewa Marae and surrounding areas, significant events that he attended in hi...
Date: January 1992 - 01 Jan 1992 From: Kati Mahaki Kaumatua Oral History Project By: Wilson, Kelly Russell, 1919-1992 Ref: OHInt-0073/1 Description: Kelly Wilson describes being born at Hunts Beach and then going to live with Te Owai at Jacobs River as whangai until he was seven. Talks about his father's ...
Date: 1844 From: [Angas, George French] 1822-1886 :[Sketchbook 1844] By: Angas, George French, 1822-1886 Ref: A-020-006 Description: The left half of the page shows Maori men fishing with nets from a large canoe in Lake Taupo and the right side shows a huge patuna or eel wier on the Mokau...
Hoyte, John Barr Clark, 1835-1913 :Lake Horowhenua, Wellington, N.Z. [ca 1866?]
Date: 1875 By: Hoyte, John Barr Clark, 1835-1913; Fox, William, 1812-1893; Webster, Kenneth Athol, 1906-1967 Ref: C-052-007 Description: Shows eel traps and two whares in the foreground at the lake's edge at a river mouth. Three Maori are standing and seated in front of the buildings and ther...
Date: May 1948 From: Tourist and Publicity By: Bigwood, Kenneth Valentine, 1920-1992 Ref: 1/2-040043-F Description: Mrs Nutira boning eels, next to her house at Lake Forsyth, Canterbury, May 1948. Photograph taken by K V Bigwood for the National Publicity Studios. Source ...
Date: 1795 From: Nodder, Richard Polydore, fl 1786-1820 :[Zoological plates / by R P Nodder and others] - London, 1789-1813 By: Nodder, Frederick Polydore, 1751-1800; Nodder, Richard Polydore, active 1786-1820 Ref: E-129-q-006 Description: The moray eel Exhibited in 'Wild Things: Botanical and Zoological Art from the Alexander Turnbull Library' exhibition, National Library Gallery, 22 November...
Date: May 1948 From: Tourist and Publicity Ref: 1/2-040041-F Description: Photographer: K V Bigwood. Quantity: 1 b&w original negative(s). Physical Description: Film negative
Date: 1948 From: Tourist and Publicity Ref: 1/2-040702-F Description: Photographer unidentified Quantity: 1 b&w original negative(s). Physical Description: Film negative
Date: [ca 1950s-2001] From: Dominion Post (Newspaper): Photographic negatives and prints of the Evening Post and Dominion newspapers Ref: EP-Zoology-Eels Description: Photographs relating to eels compiled by the library of the Evening Post newspaper, ca 1950s-2001.
Date: 1853 From: Pharazyn, Edward de C 1810-1879? :[Sketchbook] Ref: E-293-q-004 Description: Panoramic view by the coast, with a curving river, surrounded by bush in the foreground, a man with a stick (possibly a self-portrait), gazing at the view. ...