Making New Zealand :Negatives and prints from the Making New Zealand Centennial collection

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Date
1642, [between 1768-1940]
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PAColl-3060
Description

Images relating to New Zealand history and development; all aspects from earliest times to 1940

'Making New Zealand' was published in series in 1940 to celebrate New Zealand's centennial.

Arrangement: Negs catalogued at MNZ-0001 to 2927, at 1/4-008620, 018617, 018621, 018624, 018625, 021022, etc, 1/2 and 1/1 sequences. Prints at PAColl-3060 and PAColl-8550.

Quantity: 1500 b&w copy negative(s) approximately (some missing and some duplicated). 1500 b&w copy photographic print(s) approximately.

Provenance: Photographs generated by the publication of the illustrated periodical "Making New Zealand". Consists of photographs and other illustrative material copied from the ATL and many other sources, deposited with the ATL after the completion of publication

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1500 b&w copy negative(s) approximately (some missing and some duplicated), 1500 b&w copy photographic print(s) approximately, Photographs
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Date: 1938 From: Making New Zealand :Negatives and prints from the Making New Zealand Centennial collection By: Boyer, Charles Percy Samuel, 1902-1973 Ref: PAColl-3060-032 Description: The Prince of Manavadar's Indian hockey team lined out during a test against New Zealand at the Basin Reserve, Wellington, in 1938. Photograph taken by Charl...
On his back with his jaw in the first biting position" - Illustration from The cruise of the Cachalot; round the world after sperm whales by Frank T Bullen
Date: 1898 From: Making New Zealand :Negatives and prints from the Making New Zealand Centennial collection By: Bullen, Frank Thomas, 1857-1915 Ref: MNZ-0004-1/4-F Description: Photograph of an illustration titled "On his Back with his Jaw in the First Biting Position" from `The cruise of the Cachalot: round the world after sperm wh...
Waka on the banks of the Whanganui River
Date: [ca 1930s] From: Making New Zealand :Negatives and prints from the Making New Zealand Centennial collection By: Dominion Museum (N.Z.) Ref: MNZ-2639-1/2-F Description: Waka on the banks of the Whanganui River. Two lobster, or crayfish, pots are in the background. Taken by an unidentified photographer, possibly in the 1930s....
Photograph of an engraving depicting the ceremony of laying the foundation stone for the new Houses of Assembly, Wellington
Date: 1857 From: Making New Zealand :Negatives and prints from the Making New Zealand Centennial collection By: Fox, William, 1812-1893 Ref: MNZ-0717-1/4-F Description: Photograph of an engraving, from a sketch by William Fox, depicting the ceremony of laying the foundation stone for the new Houses of Assembly, Wellington. R...
Crew of the Dolly Varden rowing opposite Clyde Quay Hotel, Wellington - Photographer unidentified
Date: ca 1876 From: Making New Zealand :Negatives and prints from the Making New Zealand Centennial collection Ref: PAColl-3060-023 Description: A Wellington Rowing Club crew rowing the "Dolly Varden" opposite Clyde Quay Hotel, Wellington. Shows W Moore (bow), W Hearn (no 2), W Walker (no 3), H Woods ...
Photographic copy of individually drawn portraits depicting six athletes active during 1890
Date: 1890 From: Making New Zealand :Negatives and prints from the Making New Zealand Centennial collection Ref: MNZ-0930-1/4-F Description: Photographic copy of individually drawn portraits depicting six athletes active during 1890. E J McElvey, R B Lusk, J H Hempton, P Morrison, F White and L A ...
Group at the first New Zealand junior and intermediate championships, Wanganui
Date: 1918 From: Making New Zealand :Negatives and prints from the Making New Zealand Centennial collection By: O'Neill, B, active 1918 Ref: MNZ-0992-1/4-F Description: Group portrait of swimmers, and others, at the first New Zealand junior and intermediate championships held at Wanganui in 1918. Shows a trophy on the right....
St Patrick's Catholic Cathedral, Auckland
From: Making New Zealand :Negatives and prints from the Making New Zealand Centennial collection By: Breckon, Arthur Ninnis, 1887-1965 Ref: PAColl-3060-002 Description: Saint Patrick's Cathedral in Auckland. Photograph taken by Arthur N Breckon. St Patrick's, in this form, was completed in 1908. The architect was Edward Mah...
Walsh Brothers plane, Glenora Park, Takanini, Auckland
Date: Feb 1911 From: Making New Zealand :Negatives and prints from the Making New Zealand Centennial collection By: Breckon, Arthur Ninnis, 1887-1965 Ref: MNZ-2066-1/4-F Description: The biplane 'Manurewa', built by the Walsh brothers, shown at Glenora Park, Takanini. A group of men hold the tail end. The man seated in the drivers seat is...
Man skiing on the Rangiwahia Ski Club grounds on the Ruahine range - Photograph taken by Bruce Valentine Davis
Date: ca 1930s From: Making New Zealand :Negatives and prints from the Making New Zealand Centennial collection By: Davis, Bruce Valentine, 1913-2003 Ref: PAColl-3060-025 Description: Unidentified man skiing on the Rangiwahia Ski Club grounds on the Ruahine range. Photograph taken circa 1930s by Bruce Valentine Davis. Published in 'Making...