Battles

Fighting
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Sutherland, A, fl 1898 :Battle of Modder River, November 28, 1899. / G. W. Bacon & Co. Ltd, London. [1899?].
Date: 1899 By: Sutherland, A, active 1898; G W Bacon & Company Ltd Ref: D-017-019-a Description: Shows the British troops in the foreground, some on horseback, some manning cannons, and further away some firing rifles at enemy positions across the river....
Date: 1965 - 1972 Ref: Eph-E-VIETNAM-1960s-01 Description: Pink poster shows an illustration of two soldiers running forward in battle, one with a bayonet and one with a machine gun. A jet aeroplane flies in the sky ...
Date: 2005 By: Whybin TBWA (Firm) Ref: Eph-E-RUGBY-2005-01 Description: A panorama of a quasi-historic battle scene, based on such painters as Delacroix and Gericault, but built into a montage from photographs, of the New Zealand...
Date: 1842 From: Mantell, Walter Baldock Durrant 1820-1895: [Sketches] By: Mantell, Walter Baldock Durrant (Hon), 1820-1895 Ref: E-281-q-049 Description: A satirical take on relations between the New Zealand Company and Maori. Two men are about to fight. The man on the left is Maori and holds a flag and shield...
Date: 1898 By: Sutherland, A, active 1898; G W Bacon & Company Ltd Ref: D-017-018 Description: Shows the orderly lines of the British troops at the left confronting the advancing hordes of the Khalifa's army. The front line of British troops fire their...
Date: 1899 By: Sutherland, A, active 1898; G W Bacon & Company Ltd Ref: D-017-019 Description: Shows the British troops in the foreground, some on horseback, some manning cannons, and further away some firing rifles at enemy positions across the river....
Date: 1863 - 1900 From: Freeman, A T :Portraits of men on cabinet cards, and photographs of Foxton By: Wrigglesworth and Binns (Firm) Ref: PA3-0261 Description: John Townley arrived in Auckland from England 1863. He served in the war in Hawkes Bay, and was present at the battle of Omarunui. In 1877 was elected to t...
Date: 1900 By: Stewart, Allen, 1865- Ref: B-077-012 Description: A battle scene on a rocky hilltop, with South Africans fighting and retreating in the foreground and English and New Zealand soldiers descending from the hi...
Date: 1774 - 1777 By: Hodges, William, 1744-1797 Ref: C-051-017 Description: Cook and his sailors in a rowboat, attempting to land at Vanuatu, being met by fierce resistance from the local people. Cook, standing on the left is aiming...
Date: May 2003 - Mar 2004 Ref: OHColl-0798 Description: The project's focus is the war experiences of fifteen men and one woman during the North African Campaign of the Second World War. The aim was to record the ...
New Zealand Department of Internal Affairs Centennial Publications Branch :[Map of the North Island] showing the main tribal areas, physical features and principal battles prior to 1800. [ms map]
Date: 1750 - 1800 From: New Zealand Department of Internal Affairs Centennial Publications Branch :Maps from Historical Atlas Ref: MapColl-CHA-2/4/1-2-Acc.36916-7 Description: Identifies main tribal areas, physical features and principal battles in the North Island pre 1800. Arrow also points to canoe areas. Includes the following:...
Date: 4 Jul 1844-31 Jan 1846 By: Bérard, Auguste, 1796-1852 Ref: qMS-0160 Description: Title continues: `...commanding the station in New Zealand, concerning the evdnts which occurred in the Northern district of that island between 4th July, 18...
Date: 1845 By: Williams, John, -1905? Ref: A-079-027 Description: British redcoated troops surrounding a pa beside the sea on the left and a house in the centre of the view. The pa is in flames and troops are spread in li...
Bridge, Cyprian, 1807-1885 :View of the Waikadi Pa in flames after its capture and the enemy retreating on the brink of the hill at the back. [1845]
Date: 1845 By: Bridge, Cyprian, 1807-1885 Ref: A-079-003 Description: Redcoats and Maori in the foreground amongst low scrub, including flax and toetoe. A cleared hill (right) and bush-clad hill in the background.To the left i...
Date: 2001 By: Scott, Thomas Joseph, 1947-; Evening Post (Wellington, N.Z.) Ref: H-673-090/112 Description: Cartoons on political and social issues. Shows the changes within coalition government as a genetic mutation where the Labour Alliance strands are repalaced ...
Date: 1838 - 1835 - 1826 - 1843 - 1836 - 1829 From: Various artists :[66 engravings of Oceanian subjects, including Tahiti, Marquesas, Tonga, Pitcairn, Vanuatu, and Polynesia in general. 1838-1843]. By: Danvin, Victor Marie Felix, 1802-1842; Sainson, Louis Auguste de, 1800- Ref: A-318-060 Description: Shows a rowboat at the left, full of fighting Tongans and Europeans, with the Tongans triumphant. A row of Tongans pulls the boat ashore by rope, and other g...
Date: 1814 From: Cruikshank, George, 1792-1878 :Caricatures and cartoons, 1811-1816 By: Williams, Charles, active 1797-1830 Ref: B-021-010 Description: A battle scene in France showing a satire on the court-martial of Colonel George Quentin, of the 10th Hussars, as a result of complaints from his officers. T...
Artist unknown :The massacre of part of the crew of the vessel of Perouse at Maouna [Tutuila] one of the Navigators Islands. [London] 1806.
Date: 1806 Ref: A-119-005 Description: Shows fighting between French sailors in two rowboats and Samoans in the water and on the beach Source: probably a copy from 'A voyage around the world, per...
Hodges, William, :The landing at Erramanga, one of the New Hebrides. London, 1777.
Date: 1774 - 1777 From: Cook, James, 1728-1779 :Voyage to the South Pole and round the world. London, 1777. By: Hodges, William, 1744-1797 Ref: PUBL-0082-2-62 Description: Cook and his sailors in a rowboat, attempting to land at Vanuatu, being met by fierce resistance from the local people. Cook, standing on the left is aiming ...
Bairnsfather, Bruce, 1887-1959 :The stargazers - and their return to earth. 'Stars is funny things, aint they Bill'. 'Yes - funny' [ca 1916]
Date: 1914 - 1918 From: Bairnsfather, Bruce, 1887-1959 :Still more fragments from France. Vol III. By Captain Bruce Bairnsfather. (London, The Bystander, ca 1916) Ref: PUBL-0058-2-14 Description: Two British soldiers in two frames. The top one shows them gazing at a starlit sky; the lower frame shows them lying on their faces after a narrow escape fr...