Child, Edward George, 1860-1949 :Photographs of the Ohingaiti district

Date
1892 to 1910
By
Child, Edward George, 1860-1949; Child, Edward Walter Henchcliffe, 1887-1971
Ref
PAColl-3084
Description

Photographs taken by Edward George Child between circa 1892 to 1910. Covers area from Oroua Downs, Palmerston North, Apiti, Kimbolton, and Marton, through to Rata, Ohingaiti, Mangaweka and Taihape. Some photographs in Taupo district. Numerous portraits and family groups included.

Arrangement: Negatives catalogued at 1/4-16256 to 16325, 16501 to 16572, 20964 to 20967, 021230, 39862 to 39868 (quarter plate); 1/2-031937 to 031984, 032021 to 032027, 032305 to 032345, 035461 to 035477, 038747 to 038752, 044950 to 044953, 057719 to 057726 (half plate); 1/1-07757 to 07767, 10543 to 10549, 10988 to 11016 (whole plate).

Quantity: 330 b&w original negative(s). 1 b&w copy negative(s).

Provenance: Photographs discovered in Child Bros Depot, Palmerston North, by Mr Allen Shaw, PN Teachers College student researching Ohingaiti. They were taken by Mr E G Child, father of the Child brothers.

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330 b&w original negative(s), 1 b&w copy negative(s), Photographs
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Interior of Edward George Child's photography studio, Ohingaiti
Date: between 1896-1901 From: Child, Edward George, 1860-1949 :Photographs of the Ohingaiti district Ref: 1/2-032343-G Description: Interior of Edward George Child's 'Pioneer' photographic studio in Ohingaiti, Rangitikei district. Shows a room with windows, a skylight, and a linoleum floo...
Lake Rotokawa, Taupo
Date: [1892-1910] From: Child, Edward George, 1860-1949 :Photographs of the Ohingaiti district By: Child, Edward George, 1860-1949 Ref: 1/1-011011-G Description: Photograph taken by Edward George Child circa 1892-1910, showing view of grass and vegetation near Lake Rotokawa, with lake in middle distance. Title suppli...
Garden and dining room at the Spa Hotel, Taupo
Date: [ca 1905] From: Child, Edward George, 1860-1949 :Photographs of the Ohingaiti district Ref: 1/1-010995-G Description: Garden and dining room (inside Maori meeting house building) at the Spa Hotel, Taupo, circa 1905. Photograph taken by Edward George Child. Inscriptions: Pho...
From: Child, Edward George, 1860-1949 :Photographs of the Ohingaiti district By: Child, Edward George, 1860-1949 Ref: PA7-07-06 Description: Quantity: 1 b&w original photographic print(s).
Train crash near Rakaia, Canterbury - Possibly taken by a photographer for the Press newspaper
Date: 1907 From: Child, Edward George, 1860-1949 :Photographs of the Ohingaiti district Ref: 1/4-016566-G Description: Train crash near Rakaia, Canterbury, photographed on Good Friday, 1907, possibly by a photographer for the 'Press' newspaper. Other - This is a copy negativ...
Thermal area, Tokaanu, Taupo district
Date: [ca 1900] From: Child, Edward George, 1860-1949 :Photographs of the Ohingaiti district Ref: 1/2-031961-G Description: Thermal area, Tokaanu, Taupo district, photographed by Edward George Child circa 1900. Source of descriptive information - Notes on file print. Dated by cat...
Railway construction workers
Date: [between 1892-1910] From: Child, Edward George, 1860-1949 :Photographs of the Ohingaiti district Ref: 1/2-038748-G Description: Railway construction workers photographed by Edward George Child between 1892-1910, possibly in the Rangitikei district. Quantity: 1 b&w original negative(s...
Queen Victoria
Date: [ca 1890s] From: Child, Edward George, 1860-1949 :Photographs of the Ohingaiti district Ref: 1/4-016542-G Description: Queen Victoria, circa 1890s. Original photographer unidentified. This image is a copy, taken between 1892-1910, by Edward George Child. Quantity: 1 b&w orig...
Lambton Quay, Wellington
Date: 1906 From: Child, Edward George, 1860-1949 :Photographs of the Ohingaiti district Ref: 1/4-016561-G Description: View of Lambton Quay, Wellington, 1906. Photograph taken by Edward George Child. Quantity: 1 b&w original negative(s). Physical Description: Gelatin dry pl...
Seddon family - Photographer unidentified
Date: [ca 1905] From: Child, Edward George, 1860-1949 :Photographs of the Ohingaiti district Ref: 1/4-016535-G Description: Photographic copy, of a photo-mechanical print in an unidentified publication, depicting Richard John Seddon and his family. From left to right, standing: Mr...