Gold miners - New Zealand - Waikato Region

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Date: 1852 - 1853 From: Illustrated London news :Clippings related to New Zealand [ca 1842-1890] By: Illustrated London news (Newspaper); Heaphy, Charles, 1820-1881; Evans, Edmund, 1826-1905 Ref: E-106-f-049-2 Description: Scene showing five miners working on a stream bed cradling with a `long Tom', a cradle and shovels. There are low banks behind the men covered with dense nat...
Date: 1870 - 1898 From: [Buchanan, John] 1819-1898 :Scrapbook Ref: E-208-q-013-3 Description: Newspaper cutting of a photograph showing three men at their camp site in the bush. Tree ferns surround the area. Quantity: 1 b&w photo-mechanical print(s)....
[Chapman] Alfred, 1828-1874. Attributed works :Position occupied by the natives on the 19th July at St Johns Wood. Sketch by A Steelpen Esq.r, Wanganui. 24 August 1847. Artist unknown. G[enera]l H en route via San Francisco to Coromandel. 1872
Date: 1847 From: Balneavis, Henry Colin, 1818-1876 :[Album, 1830s-1914] By: Chapman, Alfred, 1828-1874 Ref: E-952-f-057 Description: Upper view: A path leading between two bush-clad hills, with bush on the plain in the foreground, the Whanganui River on the left in the distance. Drawing si...
Date: 1869-1870 From: Craig, Elsdon Walter Grant, 1917-1980 : Papers Ref: MS-Papers-7888-112 Description: Letters from George B Walker to Alfred Helps. Describes life and work on the Thames goldfields. Quantity: 1 folder(s).
Date: [ca 1890s-1940s] By: Vine, H R, active 1939 Ref: PAColl-6604 Description: The collection covers mining buildings; interior machinery including the use of scales and smelting; miners both at work and posed for the camera; panning fo...
Date: 1900-1910 By: Cutting, Janet, active 2002 Ref: PAColl-7138 Description: Photographs of John McCombie (1849-1926), gold prospector, miner and mine manager, and his home at Karangahake. Arrangement: Negatives at 1/2-197534 to 1975...
Staples, Elaine O, fl 2002 :Photograph of William Francis MacWilliams, 1860-1931
Date: Between 1875 and 1885 By: Staples, Eileen O, active 2002 Ref: 1/2-197531-F Description: Portrait of William Francis MacWilliams (1860-1931), goldminer, businessman, bailiff and sportsman of Thames and Waihi, taken ca 1870s by an unknown photogra...
Date: 19 June 1993 - 19 Jun 1993 From: Women in a Mining Town, Waihi 1883-1993, Oral History Project By: Carrington, Barbara, 1942- Ref: OHInt-0067/044 Description: Barbara Carrington (nee Berryman) born Waihi. Outlines family background - father was miner until mine closed and then worked for Ministry of Works. Describe...
Date: 14 August 1993 - 14 Aug 1993 From: Women in a Mining Town, Waihi 1883-1993, Oral History Project By: Hudson, Suzanne Campbell Terry, 1960- Ref: OHInt-0067/056 Description: Suzanne Campbell Terry Hudson born Wellington. Explains why she attended 14 different schools, mostly in the Wellington area, and why family constantly moved...
[Heaphy, Charles], 1820-1881 :[Gold mining, Driving Creek, Coromandel. 1852]
Date: 1852 By: Heaphy, Charles, 1820-1881; Wynyard family Ref: B-182-008 Description: Shows five diggers at work at a clay bank in a forest clearing. One of them is using a "long Tom" gold sluice. In their midst stands a figure in blue, with a...
Hoyte, John Barr Clark, 1835-1915 :[Gold miner in the Coromandel. ca 1865]
Date: 1860 - 1870 By: Hoyte, John Barr Clark, 1835-1913 Ref: C-173-006 Description: Shows a miner in a blue coat, beige trousers and banded hat, crossing a river using a fallen log. He carries his pick across his shoulder. Two huts, one with...
[Hoyte, John Barr Clark], 1835-1913 :[Coromandel with goldminers. Between 1868 and 1876]
Date: 1867 - 1876 By: Hoyte, John Barr Clark, 1835-1913 Ref: C-052-010 Description: Shows a narrow curved beach below a steep hilside sloping down from the right. Two prospectors, one with a pick, and one with a backpack, walk away along the...
Cartoon of commissioner James Mackay addressing gold miners at Thames
Date: 1868 From: Making New Zealand :Negatives and prints from the Making New Zealand Centennial collection By: Auckland punch (Periodical) Ref: MNZ-0427-1/4-F Description: Undated and unsigned cartoon published in an unidentified edition of 'Punch or the Auckland Charivari' dated 1868. Depicts commissioner James Mackay, also kn...
Gold miners, Waitekauri
Date: ca 1900 From: Kennedy, L E (Mrs) : Photograph of cyclists outside the Waitekauri Hotel, gold miners, and men outside Waitekauri stores Ref: PAColl-7055-2 Description: A row of gold miners at a gold mine in Waitekauri. A trolley runs on a railway track in the middle. Two buildings are on the left, behind the men. Quantity:...