New Zealand - Discovery and exploration

Discoveries in geography - New Zealand, Exploring expeditions - New Zealand
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Date: 1642 - 1643 Ref: MapColl-830aj/1642(1952)/Acc.5338 Description: A plot of Tasman's route along the west coast of New Zealand in 142, annotated on to Captain J. L. Stokes' New Zealand published topographical map. Quantity...
Date: 1938 - 1837 - 1952 From: New Zealand Department of Internal Affairs Centennial Publications Branch :Maps from Historical Atlas Ref: MapColl-CHA-1/2/5-Acc.35922 Description: Shows bays and coves around Port Underwood and Cloudy Bay - Oyster Cove; Kames Bay; Harriet Cove; Kakapo Cove; Guard's Cove; Fergusson's Cove and White's Bay...
Date: 1938 - 1642 - 1769 - 1952 - 1643 - 1770 From: New Zealand Department of Internal Affairs Centennial Publications Branch :Maps from Historical Atlas Ref: MapColl-CHA-1/1/4-Acc.35912 Description: Shows Tasman's routes of 1642-1643, Cook's route of 1769-1770 and highlights of later discoveries. Extended Title - Illustrating Tasman's Traverse of 1642-1...
Date: 1938 - 1838 - 1952 From: New Zealand Department of Internal Affairs Centennial Publications Branch :Maps from Historical Atlas Ref: MapColl-CHA-1/2/3-Acc.35920 Description: Shows Dusky Sound; Preservation Inlet; Foveaux Strait; Stewart Island and The Snares. Quantity: 1 manuscript map(s). Physical Description: Ink drawing on ...
Date: 2019 From: [Ephemera of quarto size relating to history, jubilees, centennials, anniversary celebrations in New Zealand] By: New Zealand. Ministry of Education Ref: Eph-B-HISTORY-2019-01 Description: Activity booklet issued as part of the Tuia 250 commemoration, to convey to children "more about the history of Aotearoa New Zealand, the nation's identity, ...
Date: 2019 By: New Zealand. Ministry of Education Ref: Eph-B-MAORI-2019-01 Description: Activity booklet written in Māori, issued as part of the Tuia 250 commemoration, to convey to children "more about the history of Aotearoa New Zealand, the n...
Date: 19 Mar 1991, 11 Jul 1991 - 19 Mar 1991 - 11 Jul 1991 From: Hobson Wharf Auckland Maritime Museum Oral History Project By: Peek, Olaf Dalton, 1912-1991 Ref: OHInt-0332-16 Description: Talks in detail about the Endeavour model, began in 1961. Details scale and specifications, duration of project, research and plans, parts of the model and b...
Date: 7 Sep 1994 By: Hullena, Muriel Joyce, 1928-; Gretton, Wendy Matilda, 1951-; Coory, Henry, 1949- Ref: OHColl-0696/1 Description: Interviews Muriel Hullena, Henry Coory and Wendy Gretton about their forbear who found a Spanish helmet on the Petone foreshore and gave it to the Dominion M...
New Zealand. Hydrographic Office :Gable End Foreland to Cape Kidnappers [map with ms annotations]. 1968
Date: 1958 - 1968 From: New Zealand Geographic Board: Selection of maps of New Zealand By: New Zealand. Hydrographic Office; R E Owen (Firm); Ritchie, George Stephen, 1914-2012 Ref: MapColl-NZGB-1/7/74/Acc.54760 Description: Hydrographic chart NZ 56. New Zealand - North Island - Gable End Foreland to Cape Kidnappers - Surveyed by Captain C C Lowry, RN, & Commanders G S Ritchie, D...
Date: 1769 - 1770 Ref: MapColl-830atc/1770/Acc.5078 Description: French version of the New Zealand map by James Cook (contemporary original etching) showing the route of the Endeavour around the islands. Shows some of the ...
Date: 1846 - 1847 By: Heaphy, Charles, 1820-1881; Fox, William, 1812-1893; Brunner, Thomas, 1821?-1874; New Zealand Company; Great Britain. Admiralty Ref: MapColl-834.1at/1846/Acc.1374 Description: Topographical map of the southwest of the Nelson district, showing rivers, bush and mountains. Rivers include Mangles, Barkley, Motuaka, Buller, Motu Piho. ...
Date: 1769 - 1770 Ref: MapColl-830atc/1769-1770/Acc.19338 Description: Italian version of the New Zealand map of Captain Cook (contemporary original etching). The following statement was typed underneath the map: Particular in...
Date: 1772 By: Marion du Fresne, Marc-Joseph, 1724-1772; New Zealand. Embassy (France) Ref: MapColl-832.11ate/1772/Acc.5081 Description: Shows the track of the expedition's vessel, the Mascarin, commanded by Marion du Fresne, around the top of the east coast of the North Island from Awanui to ...
Date: 1800-1900 From: Andersen, Johannes Carl, 1873-1962 : Papers Ref: Series-1619 Description: Contains material such as notes, letters, questionaires and writings used by interviewers and interviewees (Kati Mahaki) in the collation of a Westland geogr...
Date: 1839 From: Hill, Henry Thomas, 1849-1933 : Papers Ref: MS-Papers-0172-055
Date: 1848 By: New Zealand Company; Heaphy, Charles, 1820-1881; Great Britain. Admiralty Ref: MapColl-834.1at/1848/Acc.25967-8 Description: Topographical, exploratory map of the western part of the North Island from Taranaki southwards to Wellington, Cook Stait, and the northern part of the South...
Date: 1800-1900 From: Andersen, Johannes Carl, 1873-1962 : Papers Ref: MS-Papers-0148-114 Description: This folder consists of correspondence and research which relate to the geography and local history of the Makaawhio (south Westland) area which were created...
Date: [1947-1990] From: Dick, Ian Douglas, 1918-1999 : Papers Ref: MS-Papers-7563-6 Description: Notes relating to research on exploration and botanical research of New Zealand by Sir James Cook, Menzies and Vancouver, Banks and Solander, Marion du Fresn...
Date: 1842 - 1907 - 1868 From: New Zealand Department of Internal Affairs Centennial Publications Branch :Maps from Historical Atlas Ref: MapColl-CHA-5/11/33-Acc.38166 Description: Map possibly intended to identify areas explored by Cotterill, Brunner, Mitchell and Dashwood, Weld, Lee & Jollie, Mackay and Travers (1842-1868) but only re...
Pickersgill, Richard :A chart of part of the So. Contit. between Poverty Bay and the Court of Aldermen discovered by His Maj.s Bark Endeavour [copy of ms map]. [1769]
Date: 1769 By: Pickersgill, Richard, 1749-1779; Cook, James, 1728-1779 Ref: MapColl-832.1aj/[1769]/Acc.12471 Description: A chart of the coast of the North Island, New Zealand between Bay of Plenty ans Tolaga Bay. The map shows soundings along coastline and has information about...