Toheroa

Amphidesma ventricosum, Paphies ventricosa
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Date: 1969 From: Evening post (Newspaper. 1865-2002) :Photographic negatives and prints of the Evening Post newspaper Ref: 1/4-016641-F Description: Digging for toheroa at Hokio Beach, Horowhenua, 1969, photographed by an unidentified staff photographer for the Evening Post. Quantity: 1 b&w original nega...
Date: ca 1950s-1960s By: Robin Smith Photography Ltd Ref: PAColl-0530 Description: Set of photographs of work and leisure in New Zealand, the majority of cattle and sheep mustering and skiing but including a woman water skiing, a woman pain...
Date: 22.7.69 From: Minhinnick, Gordon (Sir), 1902-1992: Cartoons depicting Holyoake era Cabinet minister William John (Jack) Scott (1916-2001). Ref: B-168-027 Description: Jack Scott is having his hands bandaged as he appears to be about to be charged with digging for shellfish out of season. Accompanying news headline reads: '...
Date: [ca 1930s] From: Turnbull Library Pictures: Original photographic prints and postcards from the File Prints Collection Ref: PAColl-10563-009-42 Description: Photographer unidentified. Inscription - "Ninety Mile Beach." Man on beach opening toheroa (shellfish) with a knife. "Negative at 1/2-51970-F." Quantity:...
Date: 1860, ca 1880s, ca 1930-1956 From: New Zealand Free Lance : Photographic prints and negatives Ref: PAColl-0785-1-016 Description: Miscellaneous photographs on general subjects made for publication in the New Zealand Free Lance. They include photographs of the Portobello Marine Research ...
Date: 1983 - 1987 From: Heath, Eric Walmsley 1923- :[Cartoons on topics of defence, politics, social issues, whimsy, medical issues, pollution, conservationists, trade unions, space exploration, animals, police & crime, Television, farming, sport, war, and transport. 1970-1990s]. By: Heath, Eric Walmsley, 1923- Ref: B-144-987/999 Description: Includes cartoons about: chimpanzees learning through computers; toheroas die laughing at the thought of horse-racing at Paraparaumu; Australian migrant duc...
Date: [1977-1985] From: Shadbolt, Maurice Francis Richard, 1932-2004 : Papers Ref: MS-Papers-8044-140 Description: Drafts of articles on New Zealanders ; also article, `Confessions of a toheroa taster; New Zealand's mystery shellfish' Quantity: 1 folder(s).
Date: [1940] From: Coates, Joseph Gordon, 1878-1943 : Papers Ref: MS-Papers-1785-208 Description: Quantity: 1 folder(s).
Date: 1973 - 1978 From: Heath, Eric Walmsley 1923- :[27 boxes of cartoons drawn for the "Dominion", 1970-1980s?]. By: Heath, Eric Walmsley, 1923- Ref: C-132-723/738 Description: Includes cartoons about Japanese ships cleaning out New Zealand fishing grounds, Japanese taking our squid, Russians and Japanese taking our oysters, space d...
Date: 1972 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-134-241 Description: This cartoon shows a scene inside a travel agency called 'Enzed Travel'. One agent sits with a customer and a woman is typing. Behind the enquiries desk one ...
Date: [ca 1930s] From: Turnbull Library Pictures: Original photographic prints and postcards from the File Prints Collection Ref: PAColl-10563-009-41 Description: Photographer unidentified. Inscription - "Ninety Mile Beach." Man carrying two kerosene tins full of toheroa (shellfish). "Negative at 1/2-51972-F." Quan...
Date: [ca 30 Sep 1974] From: Dominion Post (Newspaper): Photographic negatives and prints of the Evening Post and Dominion newspapers Ref: EP/1974/6344-F Description: Miss Liz Peeni, with a toheroa, the result of a whole day's digging at Hokio Beach. Photographs taken circa 30 September 1974 by an unidentified photographer...
Date: 16 September 1977 From: Dominion Post (Newspaper): Photographic negatives and prints of the Evening Post and Dominion newspapers Ref: EP/1977/3679-F Description: Three boys on Hokio Beach with their hands full of Toheroa. They are from left: Fabian Corner 14, Willy Kalolo 14, and Rangi Mauri 15. Photographed by an E...
Date: 30 September 1974 From: Dominion Post (Newspaper): Photographic negatives and prints of the Evening Post and Dominion newspapers Ref: EP/1974/6340-F Description: Toheroa gatherers hunting the shellfish on Hokio South beach. Photographed by an Evening Post staff photographer on the 30th September 1974. Quantity: 1 b&...
Date: September 1969 From: Dominion Post (Newspaper): Photographic negatives and prints of the Evening Post and Dominion newspapers Ref: EP/1969/4132A Description: Crowd of people gathering toheroa at Hokio Beach, taken September 1969 by an unidentified Evening Post staff photographer. Quantity: 1 b&w original negative...
Unidentified man holds a single toheroa in his hand at Waitarere Beach, Levin
Date: 1957 From: Evening post (Newspaper. 1865-2002) :Photographic negatives and prints of the Evening Post newspaper Ref: EP/1957/3015-F Description: Photograph taken for the Evening Post newspaper of Wellington by an unidentified staff photographer. Quantity: 1 b&w original negative(s). Physical Descrip...
Part of the ship wreck Hydrabad at Waitarere Beach, Levin. Toheroa hunters in the background.
Date: 1957 From: Evening post (Newspaper. 1865-2002) :Photographic negatives and prints of the Evening Post newspaper Ref: EP/1957/3018-F Description: Photograph taken for the Evening Post newspaper of Wellington by an unidentified staff photographer. Quantity: 1 b&w original negative(s). Physical Descrip...
Unidentified Toheroa diggers at Waitarere Beach, Levin
Date: 1957 From: Evening post (Newspaper. 1865-2002) :Photographic negatives and prints of the Evening Post newspaper Ref: EP/1957/3016-F Description: Photograph taken for the Evening Post newspaper of Wellington by an unidentified staff photographer. Quantity: 1 b&w original negative(s). Physical Descrip...
Adults and children dig for Toheroa at Waitarere Beach, Levin
Date: 1957 From: Evening post (Newspaper. 1865-2002) :Photographic negatives and prints of the Evening Post newspaper Ref: EP/1957/3020-F Description: Photograph taken for the Evening Post newspaper of Wellington by an unidentified staff photographer. Quantity: 1 b&w original negative(s). Physical Descrip...
Unidentified woman digging for Toheroa at Waitarere Beach, Levin
Date: 1957 From: Evening post (Newspaper. 1865-2002) :Photographic negatives and prints of the Evening Post newspaper Ref: EP/1957/3017-F Description: Photograph taken for the Evening Post newspaper of Wellington by an unidentified staff photographer. Quantity: 1 b&w original negative(s). Physical Descrip...