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Date: October 1917 - March 1918 From: Creator unknown :Photographs of merchant navy convoys Ref: PA1-q-994 Description: Album of photographs taken aboard Maunganui on following voyages: Port Chalmers to Liverpool, England, with 32nd Reinforcements. Left Port Chalmers 15 Novemb...
Date: 2013 By: Cheapskates (Firm) Ref: Eph-E-FIRE-2013-01 Description: Poster advertising fireworks for sale, shows a cartoon picture of a grinning boy with his eyes closed and fingers in his ears as explosions go off on both si...
Date: 1809 - 1956 - 1958 From: Gore, Ross Digby, 1904-1981 :It happened in New Zealand. [208 original drawings. Late 1940s and early 1950s]. Ref: B-140-019 Description: Six-panelled account of the capture and blowing up of the Boyd in Whangaroa Harbour in 1809 in retaliation for its captain's whipping of a local chief known ...
Hawkey, Allan Charles, 1941- :BOOM! 'Do you HAVE to email George Bush about his foreign policy......' BOOM! Waikato Times, 24 September 2002.
Date: 2002 From: Hawkey, Allan Charles, 1941- :[Digital cartoons published in the Waikato Times]. Ref: DX-014-041 Description: Suburban Hamilton city scene at night with explosion in the street sounding like a missle hit. Extended Title - Chemical tanker explodes overnight in Hamilt...
Nisbet, Al, 1958- :The Middle-East Open. Christchurch Press, 16 June 2003.
Date: 2002 From: Nisbet, Alastair, 1958- :Digital cartoons Ref: DX-006-166 Description: Depicts a tennis court riddled with craters, two of which tennis raquets and arms stick out of. The umpire does not sit on his chair, rather he hides behind ...
Date: 1915 - 1916 From: Bell, William Frederick, 1896-1920 :[Caricatures and cartoons relating to the First World War. 1914-1916] By: Bell, William Frederick, 1895-1920 Ref: A-222-008 Description: A German bomb exploding and causing two horses, a cart, its driver and barrels of beer to go in many directions An original drawing for the British publicat...
Date: 1915 - 1916 From: Bell, William Frederick, 1896-1920 :[Caricatures and cartoons relating to the First World War. 1914-1916] By: Bell, William Frederick, 1895-1920; Melvill, Charles William, 1878-1925 Ref: A-222-013 Description: A testimonial showing a soccer goal keeper calmly looking at a bomb landing nearby, with a list of suggestions for playing soccer despite German bombardment....
Date: 1950 - 1969 From: Mayne, William Thomas, 1910-1988 :490 original cartoons published in the Christchurch Star Sun and the Christchurch Star Sun Sports between 1954 and 1962. Ref: A-387-131 Description: Shows two men in an orchard in Loburn, North Canterbury. A wooden box labelled 'Anti-hailstorm rockets. Handle with care' has just exploded as the men tried ...
Aerial view of enemy held town of Orsogna with NZ Divisional Artillery shells seen bursting in the snow, Italy, World War II - Photograph taken by George Kaye
Date: [ca 2 Jan 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-05176-F Description: Aerial view of the enemy held town of Osogna in Italy, during World War II. Shells from New Zealand Divisional Artillery can be seen bursting in the snow. Ph...
Bairnsfather, Bruce, 1887-1959 :A castle in the air. 'A few more Bert, and that there chateau won't be worth livin' in [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-0058-3-27 Description: Two British soldiers watching from a trench as a chateau is blown up in France during the First World War Quantity: 1 b&w photo-mechanical print(s). Physi...
Date: 1980 From: Lodge, Nevile Sidney 1918-1989 :[Archive of original cartoons for the Evening Post and Sports Post, 1941 to 1988] By: Lodge, Nevile Sidney, 1918-1989; Evening Post (Wellington, N.Z.) Ref: B-135-651 Description: There are four vignettes in this cartoon. In the upper scenes two farmers and a sheep are happily celebrating lamb export contracts with Iran and Iraq which ...
Date: 1955 From: Lodge, Nevile Sidney, 1918-1989 :[Cartoons for the New Zealand Listener, 1946-1945] Ref: A-261-014 Description: Cartoon shows a man driving nonchalantly along a road, his left elbow resting on the back of the sear, whilst around him on both sides of the road, shells ar...
Shellbursts on the Cassino battlefront, Italy, World War II - Photograph taken by George Kaye
Date: [ca 16 Mar 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-05319-F Description: Shellbursts on the Cassino battlefront, in Italy, during World War II. Photograph taken circa 16 March 1944 by George Frederick Kaye. Quantity: 1 b&w origin...
Date: October 1917 - March 1918 From: Creator unknown :Photographs of merchant navy convoys Ref: PA1-q-993 Description: Album of photographs taken aboard Maunganui on voyage from Port Chalmers to Liverpool, England, with 32nd Reinforcements. Left Port Chalmers 15 November 191...
Brockie, Robert Ellison 1932- :'What was that? A suicide bomber?' 'No! Jim going off.' National Business Review. 5 April, 2002.
Date: 2002 From: Brockie, Robert Ellison, 1932- :Digital caricatures and cartoons Ref: DX-003-054 Description: Shows an explosion centred around an Alliance Party sign. Refers to the division in the party between the Jim Anderton faction and those following new Allian...
Date: 1980 - 1990 From: Paynter, Bill, 1949-:[Cartoons relating to the Treasury. 1980s?] Ref: A-405-003 Description: Two scenes. In the upper view, a man asks another if he has seen Nerdley. In the lower view, Nerdley's door explodes open, flattening the enquirer. Quantity...
Date: 1903 Ref: 1/4-028786-G Description: Copy negative of a view of an explosion either manmade or volcanic witnessed by a group of men in the distance nearer the explosion and another man in the fo...
Date: 1973 From: Tremain, Garrick, fl 1970s-1990s :[Six photocopied cartoons relating to apartheid from 1972 and 1973, and two photocopies of self-caricatures, one with biographical details]. Ref: A-290-053 Description: Cartoon shows Prime Minister Norman Kirk, holding an axe labelled NZRFU; it had proved ineffective in demolishing the bridge for white people to South Africa...
Date: 1960 From: Mayne, William Thomas, 1910-1988 :490 original cartoons published in the Christchurch Star Sun and the Christchurch Star Sun Sports between 1954 and 1962. Ref: A-387-090 Description: Shows three frames illustrating unrelated topics. The first frame is titled '250LB obsolete bombs exploded.' Shows two women having a cup of tea while road w...
Date: 1964 From: Lodge, Nevile Sidney 1918-1989 :[Archive of original cartoons for the Evening Post and Sports Post, 1941 to 1988] By: Evening Post (Wellington, N.Z.); Lodge, Nevile Sidney, 1918-1989 Ref: B-137-274 Description: In a series of small scenes the cartoon shows tennis players blowing up, being shocked at others blowing up, falling asleep while judging and lastly being e...