Thatched buildings - New Zealand - Wellington Region

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White, Frederick John, fl 1837-1848 :[Black fern-tree, New Zealand. Raupo hut, with a Pakeha by a fire, a seated Maori and a tree fern, amidst tall tree trunks. 1848 or 1849?]
Date: 1848 From: Collinson, Thomas Bernard 1822-1902 :Seven years service on the borders of the Pacific Ocean, 1843-1850 By: Swainson, William, 1789-1855; White, Frederick John, active 1837-1848 Ref: A-292-073 Description: Red and blue European flowers in the foreground, otherwise a scene in a clearing in a native forest, probably in the Hutt Valley. The tree fern is prominent ...
Date: 1884 By: Williams, William, 1858-1949 Ref: E-278-q-099 Description: Postcard with a photo-mechanical reproduction of a photograph, taken by William Williams in 1884. It shows Okiwi Brown seated at the door of his thatch-roofe...
Gold, Charles Emilius 1809-1871 :[Ruined raupo whare by a stream in New Zealand bush, Wellington region, between 1848 and 1860]
Date: 1848 - 1860 From: Gold, Charles Emilius 1809-1871 :Sketches by General Gold, 1846 to 1860 By: Gold, Charles Emilius, 1809-1871 Ref: A-288-003 Description: The remains of a temporary Maori dwelling in native bush, a small bridge crossing a stream, the sky pink at sunrise or sunset Quantity: 1 watercolour(s). P...
Date: [Between about 1879 and 1899] From: Bothamley family: Papers and photographs By: Wright, Henry Charles Clarke, 1844-1936 Ref: PA1-q-192 Description: Photographs taken by Henry Wright in the Wellington Region between about 1879 and 1899. In the album there is one photograph (p 33), of the Pink Terraces whi...
Swainson, William, 1789-1855 :Settlers cottage, Lower Hutt, 1846 (since destroyed)
Date: 1846 By: Swainson, William, 1789-1855 Ref: A-186-052 Description: Shows a hut with a thatched roof, and slab chimney with wood planks on its upper part. There is a fence and trees at the left. A later hand has sketched a su...
Swainson, William, 1789-1855 :Settlers cottage, Petoni Flat. 1846 - since ruined [1846].
Date: 1846 By: Swainson, William, 1789-1855 Ref: A-186-051 Description: Shows a hut with a thatched roof and slab chimney, with clumps of flax in the foreground. In the right background is another hut with a more steeply pitched ...
Swainson, William, 1789-1855 :Settlers cottage, Petoni Flat / W.S. [ca 1846]
Date: 1846 By: Swainson, William, 1789-1855 Ref: A-186-053 Description: Shows a raupo or flax hut with wooden batten structure to hold the raupo in place. There is a small window in the near wall which appears to be supported by ...
Swainson, William, 1789-1855 :Original cottages of the first settlers on Petoni Beach as they appeared in 1845 / W.S. 1846
Date: 1845 - 1846 By: Swainson, William, 1789-1855 Ref: A-186-049 Description: Shows two thatched rush cottages with steeply pitched roofs and slab chimneys, and with a stake fence between them. In the foreground is a pond or swamp with...
[Swainson, William] 1789-1855 :Native laurel ab[out] 35 ft high [ca 1845]
By: Swainson, William, 1789-1855 Ref: A-023-009 Description: A tall slender tree in a clearing to the right of a small settler's cottage. The cottage has a thatched roof, at least two rooms, and is possibly built of mu...
Swainson, William, 1789-1855 :Russels Cottage, Hutt Forest, N.Zd. / W.S. [ca 1846]
Date: 1846 By: Swainson, William, 1789-1855 Ref: A-186-054 Description: Shows a bush clearing with tall trees at left and right, beside a thatched cottage whose roof extends on the left side almost to the ground. There is a slab ...
Date: circa 1890-1910 From: Shaw, G W :Photographs of and relating to the Wilson family ex Eketahuna By: Wilson, Alex R, active 1900s; Shaw, Helen M G, active 1976 Ref: PA1-q-269 Description: Photographs of and relating to the Wilson family ex Eketahuna. William M Wilson was born in Glasgow in 1868, coming to New Zealand when 8 years of age. He ...
Swainson, William, 1789-1855 :Huts of the first settlers in ruins. Petoni Beach, N.Zd. [ca 1846]
Date: 1846 By: Swainson, William, 1789-1855 Ref: A-186-050 Description: Shows three huts with steep-pitched thatched roofs, rush walls and small windows. The central hut is enclosed by a small wooden fence. The one at right fore...
Unidentified Maori girl standing in front of a raupo whare at Karaka Bay, Wellington
Date: [12 September 1891] From: Wright, Henry Charles Clarke, 1844-1936 :Negatives Ref: 1/1-020569-G Description: Unidentified Māori girl standing in front of a raupo whare. The girl is dressed in western style clothing and has a fuschia pinned to her jacket. Photographe...
Swainson, William, 1789-1855 :[Thatched cottage and pa beside the sea, Petone Beach, ca 1845]
Date: 1841 - 1848 By: Swainson, William, 1789-1855 Ref: A-023-013 Description: A settler's cottage with thatched roof and chimney close to the shore. The view looks east towards the Eastern hills. The palisade of Petone Pa is beyond th...