Whaling - New Zealand - Marlborough Region

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Whale being processed at Perano Whaling Station, Fishing Bay, Tory Channel - Photograph taken by Dr W Arriens
Date: [ca July 1948] From: New Zealand Free Lance : Photographic prints and negatives By: Arriens, W (Dr), -1962 Ref: PAColl-8163-38 Description: Body of a humpback whale being processed at the Perano Whaling Station, Fishing Bay, Tory Channel. Shows men in oil-skins on the whale, which is partially co...
Date: 1836-1837 From: McNab, Robert, 1864-1917 : Papers Ref: MS-Papers-0047-54 Description: Quantity: 1 folder(s). Physical Description: 25 pages
Date: 1834-1837 From: McNab, Robert, 1864-1917 : Papers Ref: MS-Papers-0047-53 Description: Quantity: 1 folder(s).
Whaling ship Tuatea returning to Fishing Bay, Tory Channel - Photograph taken by Sanders Photo Studio
Date: Jul 1948 From: New Zealand Free Lance : Photographic prints and negatives By: Sanders Photo Studio Ref: PAColl-8163-55 Description: View of the trawler Tuatea returning with whales to the whaling station in Fishing Bay, Tory Channel, Cook Strait. Photograph taken in July 1948 from the bow...
Whalers, Kaikoura
Date: [ca 1910] By: Nilsen, R, active 1964 Ref: 1/2-022937-F Description: Group with two whales, Kaikoura, circa 1910. Taken by an unidentified photographer. Other - Note on back of file print reads "It is almost impossible to rea...
Date: [ca 1910] Ref: 1/2-052153-F Description: Whalers, Kaikoura, circa 1910. Taken by an unidentified photographer. Inscriptions: On original print - bottom : The two whales just before cutting in Rela...
Date: Jan 1809-Jun 1843 (1947) By: Heberley, James, 1809-1899 Ref: MS-0970 Description: Much of the narrative describes whaling and the life of a whaler in Cook Strait and the Marlborough Sounds. Includes description of the ascent of Mount Taran...
Date: 6 Nov 1841 By: Barrett, Richard, 1807-1847 Ref: MS-Papers-1183 Description: Written from Port Nicholson, Barrett describes his family and life while living at Mt Egmont, Taranaki and whaling in Queen Charlotte Sound; also mentions ar...
Date: 1836-1845 Ref: qMS-1080 Description: Entries begin Nov 1836 on Conway in England; describes voyage to East Indies Station via South Africa, Madras, Rangoon, King Island (Bass Strait) and Port Ja...
Date: 6 Nov 1841 (transcribed 2006) From: Donaldson, Marsha Penelope, 1945- : Research papers and transcripts By: Barrett, Richard, 1807-1847 Ref: MS-Papers-8681 Description: Letter to his brother, written from Port Nicholson, 6 Nov 1841, giving details of his life since he arrived in New Zealand, ca 1830. Transcribed by Marsha D...
Date: 1959 - 1960 From: Frieboe, Conrad, d 1989 :[Original drawings for "Whaling in early New Zealand", by A W Reed, 1960. ca 1959-1960] Ref: A-407-017 Description: Illustration shows a speedboat in the foreground, with a man standing by a mounted harpoon in its prow. In the left distance is a similar baot, and two whale...
Date: 11 Aug 1951 From: New Zealand Free Lance : Photographic prints and negatives By: Richards, Robert Samuel, active 1951 Ref: PAColl-0785-1-148-044 Description: Original caption reads "Whaling season closes. The Tory Channel whaling party has ceased operations for the year with a tally of 111 whales as against last...
Date: 11 Aug 1951 From: New Zealand Free Lance : Photographic prints and negatives By: Richards, Robert Samuel, active 1951 Ref: PAColl-0785-1-148-045 Description: Original caption reads "Whaling season closes. The Tory Channel whaling party has ceased operations for the year with a tally of 111 whales as against last...
Date: Oct 1950 From: New Zealand. Department of Internal Affairs. Centennial Publications Branch : Historical Atlas material Ref: MS-Papers-0230-017 Description: Very full notes, apparently by Frances Fyfe (both ms and ts). Criticism of these by R M Ross, dated Oct 1950. Comprehensive notes on whaling in the South Isl...
T Perano firing a harpoon from a whalechaser in Tory Channel, Marlborough
Date: [ca 10 Sep 1959] From: New Zealand Free Lance : Photographic prints and negatives Ref: PAColl-8983-48 Description: T Perano firing a harpoon from a whalechaser in Tory Channel, Marlborough, circa 19 September 1959. Photographer unidentified. Publication note - Published ...
Date: Jun-Jul 1927 From: Vosseler, Frederick William 1878-1959 : Miscellaneous papers, including references to the gold discovery at Terawhiti, the history of Wellington and whaling at Marlborough Ref: MS-Papers-0192-4 Description: Quantity: 1 folder(s) (1 volume).
Whaling, Tory Channel
Date: [ca 1920s] From: Smith, Sydney Charles, 1888-1972: Photographs of New Zealand Ref: 1/2-046854-G Description: Whaling in the Tory Channel, circa 1920s. Boats and men unidentified. Photograph taken by Sydney Charles Smith. Quantity: 1 b&w original negative(s). Physi...
Perano's whaling launch fastening a harpoon to a whale, Tory Channel
Date: [ca 1918] Ref: 1/2-C-21773-F Description: Perano's (possibly Joe Perano's) whaling launch fastening a harpoon to a whale. Taken in the Tory Channel circa 1918. Quantity: 1 b&w copy negative(s).
Date: [ca 12 Jul 1954] From: New Zealand Free Lance : Photographic prints and negatives By: Argosy Studio Ref: PAColl-8163-25 Description: Photograph of a dead humpback whale lying on the ramp of the whaling station at Tory Channel in Malborough. Shows the buildings of the station at the water's...
Date: 12 July 1954 By: Argosy Studio Ref: 1/2-068841-F Description: Quantity: 1 b&w original negative(s). Physical Description: Film negative