Collinson, Thomas Bernard 1822-1902 :Mt Tongariro from Wanganui Stockade a volcano covered with snow. The River. Camp of the taua, 1847.

Date
1847
By
Collinson, Thomas Bernard, 1822-1902
Ref
A-292-050
Description

The Wanganui River in the foreground, a plain beyond with clumps of trees and low hills, leading to Tongariro in the background. The artist has indicated the direction of the flow of the river, and has marked with a cross and arrow the location of the camp of the 1847 raiding party of Maori, possibly those associated with the death of three members of the Gilfillan family.

Quantity: 1 drawing(s).

Physical Description: Pencil on cream wove paper 165 x 243 mm

Transfers: From Manuscripts & Archives - March 1993, from [MS 50].

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Part of
Collinson, Thomas Bernard 1822-1902 :Seven years service on the borders of the Pacific Ocean, 1843-1850 / Collinson, Thomas Bernard 1822-1902 :Seven years service on the borders of the Pacific Ocean, 1843-1850
Format
1 drawing(s), Works of art, Pencil on cream wove paper 165 x 243 mm
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