Signals and signalling

Coastal signals, Military signaling, Military signalling, Naval signalling, Semaphore, Signals and signaling
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Wallis, William Fletcher, 1874-1958: Photograph album relating to service in the South African War (1899-1902)
Date: 1901 By: Wallis, William Fletcher, 1874-1958 Ref: PA1-o-1894 Description: Album of photographs taken in 1901 by Lieutenant William Fletcher Wallis during his service in the South African War (1899-1902) with Sixth New Zealand Mount...
Date: 28 August 1838 From: Artist unknown: German sketchbook, 1838 Ref: E-318-007 Description: A rock scene on the way to Tabarz showing a small signpost amongst the rocks and pine trees Other Titles - Rock pile at Lauchgrunde near Vamzbuche on the w...
Date: 1868 From: Liverpool, Cecil George Savile Foljambe, Earl of, 1846-1907 :[Sketchbook] 1868 Ref: E-304-008 Description: Identifies various navigation signals for entering Alexandria Harbour Quantity: 1 drawing(s). Physical Description: Pencil and watercolour, 100 x 140 mm
Date: 1927-1932 By: Eadie, Forbes, active 1927-1940 Ref: MSX-2753-2756 Description: Newspaper clippings covering shipping, mariners, flags, wrecks, signalling, shipping gossip etc. Some articles relate to NZ but Forbes's interest in shipping...
Date: 1880 - 1890 From: Willis, Archibald Dudingston (Firm) :N. Z. Christmas cards. - Wanganui ; A.D. Willis [1886 or later]. By: Archibald Dudingston Willis (Firm) Ref: E-068-041 Description: View looking out towards the harbour entrance, with ships in the harbour to the left, and the Timeball Station and a signalling flag on the hill beyond the w...
A New Zealand Engineer mending signal wires near the front line, World War I
Date: 6 Apr 1918 From: Royal New Zealand Returned and Services' Association :New Zealand official negatives, World War 1914-1918 Ref: 1/2-013090-G Description: A New Zealand Engineer pictured in a tree mending signal lines broken by shell fire near the line. Photograph taken Colincamps 6 April 1918 by Henry Armytage...
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Bates, Henry Stratton, b. 1836 :The Mata-rikoriko Stockade [1861]. [Wellington, 1922]
Date: 1861 - 1922 From: Cowan, James :The New Zealand wars. Wellington, Government Printer, 1922. By: Bates, Henry Stratton, 1836-1918 Ref: PUBL-0054-1-198 Description: A small wooden stockade with gun-holes, a gate, two watch-towers and the roofs of two other buildings, and a flagpole. The stockade is on top of a hill. One...
Date: 1920 - 1921 By: Haylock, Arthur Lagden, 1860-1948; Haylock, Greta Muriel, 1898-1980 Ref: A-156-017 Description: View looking along the coastline to the south Inscriptions: Signed: A.L.H. Quantity: 1 watercolour(s). Physical Description: Watercolour 175 x 250 mm
By: Elliott, Marjorie, active 1989 Ref: PAColl-1485 Description: Photographs of ships at Greymouth and Wellingotn and one of Greymouth Signal station. Quantity: 7 b&w original photographic print(s). 11 b&w photo-mechanica...
Signallers at Fort Dorset, Wellington
Date: [ca 1939] From: Original photographic prints and postcards from file print collection, Box 11 Ref: PAColl-6304-21 Description: Seven unidentified men in military uniforms signalling at Fort Dorset in Seatoun, Wellington. Taken by an unidientified photographer, circa 1939. Quantity: ...
Date: 1871 From: [Hodgkins, William Mathew] 1833-1898 :[Sketchbook] 1871, 1882 and 1885 Ref: E-036-q-1-003 Description: View across Foveaux Strait towards Stewart Island, with the mouth of the Aparima River in the foreground, a signal station on the opposite bank of the River ...
Date: 1919 By: Haylock, Arthur Lagden, 1860-1948; Haylock, Greta Muriel, 1898-1980 Ref: A-156-011 Description: View of Cave Rock with its signal station on top, looking out to sea Quantity: 1 drawing(s). Physical Description: Pencil 241 x 343 mm
Date: 1882 - 1888 From: [Artist unknown] :[Views in New Zealand by Wanganui artists. 1870s or 1880s] Ref: A-036-025/026 Description: A-036-025. A pa scene by a river or lake, showing earlier raupo whares and two European-style buildings; A-036-026. A view from the south bank of the Whanga...
Date: 1942 By: Stewart, C D (Mr), active 1942-2002 Ref: PAColl-7803 Description: Photographs of the headquarters of the Royal Corps of Signals 12th Brigade, Kaikohe in 1942, including images of personnel, vehicles, buildings and activitie...
W L Hennesy repairing vital wire link on dusty road between Castiglione and Lignano, Italy, during World War II - Photograph taken by George Kaye
Date: [ca 16 Jul 1944] From: New Zealand. Department of Internal Affairs. War History Branch :Photographs relating to World War 1914-1918, World War 1939-1945, occupation of Japan, Korean War, and Malayan Emergency By: Kaye, George Frederick, 1914-2004 Ref: DA-06371-F Description: W L Hennesy (Opotiki) working on the repair of a vital wire link on the dusty road between Castiglione and Lignano, Italy, during World War II. Photograph ta...
Date: Sep 1941 From: New Zealand. Department of Internal Affairs. War History Branch :Photographs relating to World War 1914-1918, World War 1939-1945, occupation of Japan, Korean War, and Malayan Emergency Ref: DA-01457B-F Description: A line gang on manoeuvres with 6 New Zealand Infantry Brigade at El Saff, Egypt, World War II. Taken in September 1941 by an official photographer. Quantity...
Date: 1879 From: [Various artists] :[Illustrations of ships and naval actions]. - London [chiefly Illustrated London news, ca 1850]-1911 Ref: A-248-086 Description: A view showing Port Durnford signal station with men standing near a flagstaff. One is signalling with flags (semaphore) to a ship standing out to sea and an...
Date: 1939 - 1944 From: Baker, Frederick (Lieutenant-Colonel), 1908-1958 :Maps related to the North African Campaign, World War, 1939-1945 By: Baker, Frederick, 1908-1958; Baker, Edna Mavis, 1909-1987; Baker, Francis Gordon Frederick, active 1989 Ref: MapColl-f502hkm/1939-/Acc.39542 Description: This World War II message case contains a printed pad of message forms with a set of pencils. Includes two map pockets, one with transparent cover. Includes ...
Date: 18 Jan 1992 From: Women in World War II Part I By: Pilcher, Margaret Irene, 1925- Ref: OHInt-0060/15 Description: Meg Pilcher was born in Gisborne on 24 February 1925. Describes her childhood on a farm at Patutahi, twelve miles from Gisborne. Gives details of her paren...
Date: 1890 - 1896 From: [Moreton, Samuel Horatio], 1845?-1921 :Tasmania and New Zealand sketch book, 1883-1896 Ref: E-175-f-037 Description: A signal tower on a hill close to sea, with further lights at the base of a small island to the right. Likely to be somewhere between East Cape and Tasmania ...