Rama tuna

Catching eels by torchlight.

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Date: 1958 - 1959 By: Post Office Savings Bank (N.Z.); C M Banks Ltd; Taylor, Ernest Mervyn, 1906-1964 Ref: Eph-D-MAORI-1959-01 Description: A single sheet calendar (with the calendar part removed) shows a montage of pictures by E Mervyn Taylor, of various scenes of Maori involved in fishing, and ...
Date: 1897-1904 From: Trevor, Charles Edward Hill-Trevor, 3rd Baron, 1863-1950 :Photographs of New Zealand and Cook Islands compiled during Vice-regal term of Lord Ranfurly By: Boscawen, John Hugh, 1851-1937; Burton Brothers (Dunedin, N.Z.); Pulman (Firm); Shepherd, Cromwell, active 1903-1934 Ref: PA1-f-142 Description: Charles Hill-Trevor's personal album of the time he spent as personal secretary to Lord Ranfurly, Governor of New Zealand. It records the New Zealand conting...
Date: 12 Nov 1994 - 11 Sept 1995 - 12 Nov 1994 - 11 Sep 1995 From: Diamonds and gold - Ngati Kahungunu history of the Pou-a-Kani region oral history project By: Ahipene, George Rangitahua, 1924-1999 Ref: OHInt-0584/1 Description: George Ahipene was born in 1924. Discusses school experiences, upbringing with Vic and Pare Saunders and farm ambitions. Talks about Pirinoa Station, the Wai...
Date: [1930-1940] From: Adkin, George Leslie, 1888-1964 : Ethnological notebooks Ref: MS-Papers-6061-13 Description: Contents comprise sketch plan of Waipatu Island pa, Lake Horowhenua; ponds (?) and umu sites near State Farm Road, sth of Lake Horowhenua; eel storage tank a...
Creator unknown : Photograph of Waingongoro River, Taranaki, taken by J Faris
Date: 1888 By: Faris, J, active 1888 Ref: PAColl-4356 Description: Photograph of an eel weir on the Waingongoro River in Taranaki taken by J Faris in 1888, and printed by J K Hammonds, chemist, Inglewood. Source of descript...
Date: Jul 1993-Apr 1996 - 10 Jul 1993 - 12 Apr 1996 By: Hemi, Murray, active 1996 Ref: OHColl-0584 Description: The project was recorded to provide some of the history behind the Kahungunu settlement of the Pou-a-Kani (Pouakani) area and the development of the Mangakin...
Date: 13 July 1991 - Jan, April 1992 - 13 Jun 1991 - 01 Jan 1992 By: Madgwick, Paul, active 1992 Ref: OHColl-0073 Description: Interviews with four Kaumatua of Kati Mahaki from the Bruce Bay and Jacobs River area. Interviews deal mainly with describing methods of food gathering, gard...
Date: 15 Jul 1996 From: Memories of the Kaipara oral history project : Part two By: Tangaroa, William Tamu, 1922-1999 Ref: OHInt-0633/4 Description: William Tangaroa was born in 1922 in Wellington. Gives the origins of Ngati Whatua. Talks about his grandmother Mere Huia Shaw and her marriage for the purpo...
Date: 14 Jan 1993 From: Interviews with Louisa Tuhura and Mere Kohere-Ellis By: Tuhura, Ruira Mei, 1917-1997 Ref: OHInt-0318/1 Description: Louisa May Tuhura describes her parents, grandparents and childhood in Horoera. Recalls how they procured food from the bush and surrounding sea. Also descri...
Artist unknown :Christmas preparations. New Zealand graphic, 29 December 1894, [page] 611.
Date: 1894 From: Weekly graphic and New Zealand mail. Vol. 6 (31 May 1890) - 49 (25 June 1913). Ref: PUBL-0109-1894-611 Description: Shows a group of Maori catching eels in a river. ATL copy at Serials Per NZ GRA Entitled the "N Z Graphic and Ladies' journal, 1891-1908". Merged into "We...
Date: 1844 - 1889 - 1891 From: Various artists :[Proofs and related pictorial material for illustrations to J White's Ancient history of the Maori (Wellington, 1891)] 1832, [1880s?] 1890 By: Angas, George French, 1822-1886; Allan, Joseph Stuart, 1861-1930 Ref: B-110-032-2 Description: A woven Maori eel-trap; a comb; an earring and a tiki One of four proof lithographs on a single sheet measuring 447 x 285 mm. Derived from details in a lith...
Date: 27-09-1994 - 14-10-1994 - 07-11-1994 - 27 Sep 1994 - 07 Nov 1994 From: The Men in Our Lives oral history project By: Firmin, Philip Wera, 1931-1996 Ref: OHInt-0406-18 Description: Philip Firmin is the eldest son of a European father and a Maori mother. Recalls being brought up by his maternal grandmother, Tape (Pineaha) Tahana, at Puke...
[Halcombe, Edith Stanway (Swainson)] 1844-1903 :Native ... [Maori cooking outside a whare beside a stream] [ca 1860?]
By: Halcombe, Edith Stanway, 1844-1903; Godfrey, J (Miss), active 1972 Ref: A-226-016 Description: A stream with an eel weir, a Maori family outside a small whare, with a pataka (storehouse) behind them. A pot is cooking over the family's fire Likely to ...
Date: May 1948 From: Tourist and Publicity By: Bigwood, Kenneth Valentine, 1920-1992 Ref: 1/2-040040-F Description: Mrs and Mrs H Nutira preparing eels drying, by their house at Lake Forsyth, Canterbury, May 1948. The eels were caught the previous night. Photograph taken b...
Hinaki (Maori wicker eel trap), Whanganui River area
Date: 1921 From: McDonald, James Ingram, 1865-1935 :Photographs Ref: PA1-q-257-72-2 Description: Hinaki (Maori wicker eel trap), in the Whanganui River area. Photograph taken by James McDonald in 1921, during an ethnographic expedition that was held unde...
Traditional Maori wicker baskets for trapping eels and other fish
Date: between 1890-1930 From: Head, Samuel Heath, 1868-1948 :Negatives Ref: 1/1-007414-G Description: Hinaki (traditional Maori wicker work baited pots for trapping eels and other fish), photographed by Samuel Heath Head between 1890-1930. Quantity: 1 b&w or...
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: May 1948 From: Tourist and Publicity By: Bigwood, Kenneth Valentine, 1920-1992 Ref: 1/2-040049-F Description: Hira Nutira (left) and Tiemi Whaitiri trapping eels at Lake Forsyth, Canterbury, May 1948. Photograph taken by K V Bigwood for the National Publicity Studios...
Date: May 1948 From: Tourist and Publicity By: Bigwood, Kenneth Valentine, 1920-1992 Ref: 1/2-040044-F Description: Splitting, boning and drying eels at Lake Forsyth, Canterbury, with seagulls in foreground awaiting scraps. From left: Mrs Nutira, Hira Nutira and Tiemi Whai...
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 ...