Schmidt, Herman John, 1872-1959 :Portrait and landscape negatives, Auckland district

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Date
[ca 1890-1920]
By
Schmidt, Herman John, 1872-1959; Hemus & Hanna (Firm); Hemus, Charles, 1849-1925
Ref
PA-Group-00094
Description

Photographs of people, activities and localities in the Auckland Region, taken 1880s-1920 by the studio of Herman John Schmidt. Includes portraits of Governors of New Zealand and other prominent personages, and figure studies

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H J Schmidt trained at the Auckland Studio of Hemus & Hanna, and purchased that studio outright in 1905. The collection includes negatives by Hemus & Hanna.

Quantity: 889 b&w original negative(s).

Provenance: Donated by Dunstan Ely, Auckland, in 1949

Additional description

Alternative form available: Copy negative of 1/1-001192 at 1/2-003474

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889 b&w original negative(s), Negatives, Portraits, Landscape photographs
There are 187 items in total.
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Date: 1901 From: Schmidt, Herman John, 1872-1959 :Portrait and landscape negatives, Auckland district Ref: 1/1-001192-G Description: A decorated archway leading to Queen's Wharf and a small crowd on the dockside during the Royal Visit. Photographer unidentified. Quantity: 1 b&w original ...
Montage of portraits featuring members of the 1884 Orchestra of the Auckland Choral Society
Date: 1884 From: Schmidt, Herman John, 1872-1959 :Portrait and landscape negatives, Auckland district By: Fenton, Roger Edward, 1865-1937 Ref: 1/1-001194-G Description: Montage of photographic portraits depicting members of the 1884 Orchestra of the Auckland Choral Society. Top row, from left to right: F Innes, A Elliott. Se...
Date: [1880s] From: Schmidt, Herman John, 1872-1959 :Portrait and landscape negatives, Auckland district Ref: 1/1-001167 Description: Overlooking Auckland in the 1880s. Shows Mechanics Bay; Albert Park & barracks; Government House; the bridge to Parnell and Symonds Street. Photograph taken ...
Date: [between 1880 and 1887] From: Schmidt, Herman John, 1872-1959 :Portrait and landscape negatives, Auckland district Ref: 1/1-001496-G Description: Hohua Ahowhenua inside the Te Wai o Turongo meeting house at Waharoa, near Matamata. Photograph taken, probably between 1880 and 1887, by Hemus & Hanna. Thi...
Takapuna Lake
Date: ca 1910 From: Schmidt, Herman John, 1872-1959 :Portrait and landscape negatives, Auckland district Ref: 1/1-001165-G Description: Scene in Auckland, (possibly in the vicinity of Lake Takapuna), photogaphed by either Herman John Schmidt, or the Hemus & Hanna studio, between 1890-1920. Q...
From: Schmidt, Herman John, 1872-1959 :Portrait and landscape negatives, Auckland district By: Schmidt, Herman John, 1872-1959 Ref: PA7-21-27 Description: Quantity: 1 b&w original photographic print(s).
From: Schmidt, Herman John, 1872-1959 :Portrait and landscape negatives, Auckland district Ref: PA7-21-26 Description: Quantity: 1 b&w original photographic print(s) mounted on card.
Overlooking the village of Ohinemutu, Maori carvings in the foreground
Date: ca 1870s-1880s From: Schmidt, Herman John, 1872-1959 :Portrait and landscape negatives, Auckland district Ref: 10x8-1049-G Description: Overlooking the village of Ohinemutu circa 1870s-1880s, with Maori carvings in the foreground. Photograph taken by the studio of Hemus & Hanna. Quantity: 1 ...
From: Schmidt, Herman John, 1872-1959 :Portrait and landscape negatives, Auckland district Ref: PAColl-3059-1 Description: Prints from broken or missing negatives
From: Schmidt, Herman John, 1872-1959 :Portrait and landscape negatives, Auckland district Ref: 1/1-001308-G Description: Quantity: 1 b&w original negative(s).