Rangatira

People with chiefly status, the hereditary leaders of the iwi/tribe and hapū/subtribe. In modern times, Rangatira can also be used for contemporary leaders.

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Date: 1795 - 1805 By: Hodges, William, 1744-1797 Ref: A-111-026 Description: Head and shoulders portrait of a Hawkes Bay chief, Tuanui or Rangituanui, principal chief of Ngati Hikatoa Derived from engraving after Hodges on Cook's 2nd...
Date: 1844 From: Illustrated London news :Clippings related to New Zealand [ca 1842-1890] By: Coates, Isaac, 1808-1878 Ref: E-106-f-002-1 Description: Head and shoulder portrait of the chief Te Rauparaha shown in side profile wearing a scallop shell ear adornment. Portrait is copied from a drawing by Isaac ...
Date: 1861 From: Illustrated London news :Clippings related to New Zealand [ca 1842-1890] Ref: E-106-f-048 Description: Half-length frontal portrait of a Maori chief. He has moko, is wearing a European suit with a bow tie. The suit lapels and bow-tie are coloured-in red; the ...
Date: 1843 From: Illustrated London news :Clippings related to New Zealand [ca 1842-1890] Ref: E-106-f-047-2 Description: Te Puni standing, with full facial moko, clad in a dogskin cloak and holding a taiaha in his right hand. Behind him is Petone Pa, and a flagpole with the N...
Date: [ca 1880s] By: Hannam, John (Sir), active 1936; Coxhead, Frank Arnold, 1851-1908; Edmund Wheeler & Son (Firm); Valentine, George Dobson, 1852-1890; Burton Brothers (Dunedin, N.Z.) Ref: PA1-q-111 Description: Photograph album of views of New Zealand and Australia, taken by various photographers. Three photographs taken by the Burton Brothers show the sunken pa at ...
Date: 1908 - 1910 By: Willott, Victor Alfred, 1888-1932; Brett Printing and Publishing Company Ltd Ref: Eph-E-CALENDAR-1909-01 Description: Colourful poster has a perpetual calendar in the centre, and is surrounded by advertisements for local businesses of Pukekohe, Papatoetoe, Manurewa, Otahuhu ...
Mitchell, Leonard Cornwall, 1901-1971 :Mitre Peak, Milford Sound, New Zealand / Government Tourist Department. G H Loney, Government Printer, Wellington. 5,000 [... 19]36.
Date: 1936 By: Mitchell, Leonard Cornwall, 1901-1971; New Zealand. Tourism Department; Loney, George Henry, 1871-1957 Ref: Eph-E-TOURISM-1936-01 Description: Shows a view of Mitre Peak from the region of the hotel at Milford Sound. The logo of the Tourist Department depicting a Maori chief, is shown at lower left....
Schmidt, William Shaw Diedrich, 1870-1968: Visit of their Royal Highnesses the Duke and Duchess of Cornwall and York to New Zealand ... laying the foundation stone of the new railway offices ... Wellington ... 20th June 1901.
Date: 1901 By: Schmidt, William Shaw Diedrich, 1870-1968; Brett Printing and Publishing Company Ltd Ref: Eph-C-ROYAL-1901-01 Description: Invitation shows four vignettes (of Wellington Harbour, Lyttelton Harbour, Auckland Harbour, and Port Chalmers Harbour), inset portraits of Their Majesties, ...
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Eichardt's Hotel (Queenstown) :Eichardt's Hotel, Queenstown, Lake Wakatipu, N.Z. ChCh Press Co., Lith. NZ [ca 1900-1910?]
Date: 1895 - 1910 By: Christchurch Press Company Ltd Ref: Eph-A-HOTEL-Queenstown-1900s-01 Description: Circular gummed luggage label for Eichardt's Hotel shows a head and shoulders portrait of a Maori man with moustache and moko. It possibly represents chief R...
Shaw Savill & Albion Line... New Zealand direct via Panama Canal. [Calendar. 1930s?].
Date: 1930 - 1939 By: Harris, John, active 1930s Ref: Eph-C-SHIP-1930s-01 Description: Shows Maori chief Mita Taupopoki in cloak and ornate costume and headdress, with taiata and tiki, standing in front of palisades, carved post, and whare, wit...
Date: 1926 From: Whites Aviation Ltd: Photographs Ref: WA-03180-G Description: Photograph taken by Whites Aviation. Quantity: 1 b&w original negative(s). Physical Description: Glass negative, 3.25 x 4.25 inches
Date: ca 1930 From: Tourist and Publicity Ref: 1/2-040171-F Description: Standing portrait of Takurua Tamarau standing outside an unidentified meeting house, at an unknown location. He wears a kiwi feather cape, and holds a whaleb...
Mantell, Walter Baldock Durrant, 1820-1895 :Te Rehe, Katihuirapa. Oct 9 [1848. Waiteruati Pa].
Date: 1848 From: Mantell, Walter Baldock Durrant 1820-1895 :[Sketchbook, no. 3] 1848-1849 By: Mantell, Walter Baldock Durrant (Hon), 1820-1895 Ref: E-334-056 Description: A panoramic view of Te Wai a te Rua Ti Pa (near Temuka, South Canterbury) running along the top half of the page, with Mantell's tent to the right. A smaller...
(46) Ko Nopera Parenga
Date: [1845] From: Hutton, Thomas Biddulph (Rev), 1824-1886: [Three sketchbooks of New Zealand scenes and people. 1844-1847] By: Hutton, Thomas Biddulph, 1824-1886 Ref: E-111-1-057 Description: Head and shoulders portrait of the Maori leader. He wears his hair short, with two huia feathers. His face has full moko. He wears a white European shirt and...
Date: ca 1861 From: Urquhart album By: Crombie, John Nicol, 1827-1878 Ref: PA1-q-250-40-1 Description: Unidentified rangatira (Maori chief), circa 1861, probably photographed in the the Taranaki, Waikato, or Auckland regions. He wears a suit, and ear adornment...
Date: ca 1861 From: Urquhart album By: Crombie, John Nicol, 1827-1878 Ref: PA1-q-250-43-1 Description: Unidentified rangatira (Maori chief), circa 1861, probably photographed in the Taranaki, Waikato, or Auckland regions. He wears a suit and jacket, and holds ...
Date: ca 1861 From: Urquhart album By: Crombie, John Nicol, 1827-1878 Ref: PA1-q-250-46-1 Description: Paratene Te Manu, circa 1861, possibly photographed during a conference of Maori chiefs at the Melanesian Mission in Kohimarama, Auckland. He wears a suit a...
Rangitupu Take Take - Photograph taken by William Henry Thomas Partington
Date: [ca 1908] From: Auckland Star :Negatives Ref: 1/1-003105-G Description: Studio portrait of an elderly Rangitupu Take Take sitting cross-legged on a mat in front of a scenic backdrop. He has tooth and ribbon ear drop in his right ...
Rangitupu Take Take - Photograph taken by William Henry Thomas Partington
Date: [ca 1896] From: Auckland Star :Negatives Ref: 1/1-003106-G Description: Head and shoulders portrait of Rangitupu Take Take. He has a tooth and ribbon ear drop in his right earlobe; a moko (enhanced for the portrait) and is wearin...
Take Take Rangitupu
Date: ca 1903 From: Partington, William Henry Thomas, 1854-1940 :Maori portraits from the Whanganui River district Ref: 10x12-0025-G Description: Take Take Rangitupu, of Ranana, Wanganui, wearing a korowai (tag cloak) and huia feathers, photographed ca 1903 by W H Partington of Wanganui. Source of tit...