Collis, William Andrews, 1853-1920 :Negatives of Taranaki

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Date
1875-1910
By
Collis, William Andrews, 1853-1920; Taranaki Museum
Ref
PA-Group-00419
Description

Photographs of New Plymouth and district, including Mt Egmont and a sequence of views of Parihaka (including the campaign of 1881).

Source of title - Title supplied by Library

Relationship complexity - Prints from negatives in this collection, taken at Parihaka, are at PA1-q-183.

Arrangement: Negatives catalogued at 1/2-021114 to 021127, 021300 to 021399, 021418 to 021421, 021478 to 021484, 1/1-00643, 00647, 06035 to 06128, 06380 to 06623, 11758 to 11760, 12041 to 12053, 12100 to 12107, 12109, 13095 to 13096; 10/8-1041 to 1045, 1050 to 1051, 1056, 1068 to 1083, 2260. Prints from original negatives (with copy negs at 1/2-011671 to 011799) are at PAColl-3722.

Negatives made by William Andrews Collis at his New Plymouth studio

Quantity: 517 b&w original negative(s).

Physical Description: 10" x 8", 1/1 plate, 1/2 plate, and 4" x 7" glass negatives

Provenance: Previously held by the New Plymouth Museum.

Processing information: Archivists notes - Originally arranged and described in 1993. Reference number changed from PAColl-3032 to PA-Group-00419 in 2009.

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Format
517 b&w original negative(s), Negatives, Dry plate negatives, 10" x 8", 1/1 plate, 1/2 plate, and 4" x 7" glass negatives
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S S Mokau leaving Kelly's Mill, Mokau River
Date: [ca 1908] From: Collis, William Andrews, 1853-1920 :Negatives of Taranaki Ref: 1/1-002260-G Description: The steam ship Mokau, on the Mokau River, leaving Kelly's Mill. The sawmill and timber camp can be seen on the right. People are on the wharf in the centre. ...
Date: between 1875-1910 From: Collis, William Andrews, 1853-1920 :Negatives of Taranaki Ref: 1/1-006061-G Description: New Plymouth breakwater. Photograph taken by William Andrews Collis in New Plymouth, between 1875 and 1910. Quantity: 1 b&w original negative(s). Physical...
Puniho Meeting House
Date: [ca 1900] From: Collis, William Andrews, 1853-1920 :Negatives of Taranaki Ref: 1/1-006530-F Description: A view of Puniho Meeting House showing six men dressed in traditional Maori clothing standing outside. Photograph taken by William Andrews Collis ca 1900. I...
From: Collis, William Andrews, 1853-1920 :Negatives of Taranaki Ref: 1/1-013089-G Description: Collis Quantity: 1 b&w original negative(s).
Unidentified Maori meeting house, probably in the New Plymouth area
Date: between 1875-1910 From: Collis, William Andrews, 1853-1920 :Negatives of Taranaki Ref: 1/1-006527-G Description: Unidentified Maori meeting house, probably in the New Plymouth area. Photograph taken by William Andrews Collis. Quantity: 1 b&w original negative(s). Phys...
An unidentified group of children with a man in a bowler hat, at Kawhia Pa
From: Collis, William Andrews, 1853-1920 :Negatives of Taranaki Ref: 1/1-006577 Description: Shows an unidentified group of children sitting with a man in a bowler hat, at Kawhia Pa. Photograph taken by William Andrews Collis. Inscriptions: Recto - ...
Government Sanatorium grounds, Rotorua
Date: [1901?] From: Collis, William Andrews, 1853-1920 :Negatives of Taranaki Ref: 1/2-021324-G Description: Stereograph of decorated archways in the Government Sanatorium grounds, Rotorua. Possibly taken during the 1901 visit of the Duke and Duchess of Cornwall and...
Roots of a rata tree encircling a host tree
Date: [ca 1900] From: Collis, William Andrews, 1853-1920 :Negatives of Taranaki Ref: 1/1-006493-G Description: Roots of a rata tree encircling the trunk of a host tree on a hillside that has been almost cleared of vegetation, probably in Taranaki. Photograph taken ca ...
View of a Maori gathering at Arawa Park, Rotorua
Date: [189-?] From: Collis, William Andrews, 1853-1920 :Negatives of Taranaki Ref: 10x8-1677-G Description: Quantity: 1 b&w original negative(s). Physical Description: Dry plate glass negative
Workers at a timber mill
Date: between 1900-1910 From: Collis, William Andrews, 1853-1920 :Negatives of Taranaki Ref: 1/1-006393-G Description: Workers at an unidentified timber mill. Photograph taken by William Andrews Collis between 1900 and 1910. Inscriptions: Photographer's title on negative - b...