Kākā

Bush hens, Bushhens, Nestor meridionalis

A forest parrot, sometimes kept as a pet in former times.

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Date: 1897-1904 From: Trevor, Charles Edward Hill-Trevor, 3rd Baron, 1863-1950 :Photographs of New Zealand and Cook Islands compiled during Vice-regal term of Lord Ranfurly By: Boscawen, John Hugh, 1851-1937; Burton Brothers (Dunedin, N.Z.); Pulman (Firm); Shepherd, Cromwell, active 1903-1934 Ref: PA1-f-142 Description: Charles Hill-Trevor's personal album of the time he spent as personal secretary to Lord Ranfurly, Governor of New Zealand. It records the New Zealand conting...
Date: 1952 By: Mallitte, Howard Leon, 1910-1979 Ref: Eph-D-TOURISM-1952-02 Description: Shows birds arranged on the page on background of tree and flax. Artist identified as Mallitte by style of initialled signature. Extended Title - drawn act...
Maori sites about the mouth of the Waikanae River
Date: 1932 From: Adkin, George Leslie, 1888-1964 :Photographs of New Zealand geology, geography, and the Maori history of Horowhenua Ref: PA1-f-009-44 Description: Photographs by George Leslie Adkin. Top left photograph (PA1-f-009-44-272) The Waikanae River, so called by the tohunga, Hau. The name is said to refer to "...
Mutzel, Gustav, 1839-1893 :[Parrots, including kea, kaka and kakapo]. Tab 18. Druck u. Verlag von Th. Fischer, Cassel. [1878-1883]
Date: 1878 - 1883 By: Mutzel, Gustav, 1839-1893 Ref: A-443-018 Description: Shows a view of seven parrots of the world, including the kea, kaka and kakapo, as well as four others, from Papua New Guinea and Australia, including Baudin...
Date: [18-]-1930 From: Stowell, Henry Matthew, 1859-1944 :Papers Ref: MS-Papers-0062-28 Description: Descriptions of New Zealand flora and fauna; also includes a manuscript on the Maori faith Quantity: 1 folder(s). Physical Description: Mss and typescripts
Date: 1950 From: Forbes, Josephine K, 1917-2005 :[John Lysaght Moore and Sophie Augusta Moore art works]. By: Moore, John Lysaght, 1897-1965 Ref: C-141-002 Description: Shows watercolour studies of a kaka in six different poses, on a branch. Inscriptions: Recto - bottom left - [Title, signature and date] Quantity: 1 waterc...
Date: 1948 From: Forbes, Josephine K, 1917-2005 :[John Lysaght Moore and Sophie Augusta Moore art works]. By: Moore, John Lysaght, 1897-1965 Ref: A-380-038 Description: Shows a kaka perched on a branch, nibbling an apple core that it holds up in its left foot. Quantity: 1 watercolour(s). Physical Description: Watercolour, ...
Date: 1952 From: Forbes, Josephine K, 1917-2005 :[John Lysaght Moore and Sophie Augusta Moore art works]. By: Moore, John Lysaght, 1897-1965 Ref: B-165-009 Description: Shows a kaka sitting on a tree branch. Inscriptions: Recto - bottom left - [Title]; Recto - bottom right - [Signed] Quantity: 1 watercolour(s). Physical D...
Date: [ca 1900] From: Trevor, Charles Edward Hill-Trevor, 3rd Baron, 1863-1950 :Photographs of New Zealand and Cook Islands compiled during Vice-regal term of Lord Ranfurly Ref: PA1-f-142-36-3 Description: Photograph of young kaka on Resolution island sanctuary for birds, collected by Charles Edward Hill-Trevor while he was secretary to the governor of New Zeal...
Date: 1939 From: Forbes, Josephine K, 1917-2005 :[John Lysaght Moore and Sophie Augusta Moore art works]. Ref: E-759 Description: Includes pencil sketches with colour notes, of: Mount Taranaki, clematis (ink design), manuka (ink design), ducks, budgerigars, kaka, pukeko, black teal, Wai...
Date: 1958 to 1959 From: Williams, Edmund Gardner, b 1894 :Transparency slides of a trip to New Zealand and Australia By: Kiwi Colour Slides Ref: PA12-8801 Description: Transparency slides of Mr E G Williams' (Edmund Gardner Williams'). Purchased slides of New Zealand plants including golden tainui and wineberry (makomako); ...
Date: 1973-1984 From: Kendrick, John Lisle, 1922-2013 :Photographs Ref: PA12-6506 Description: Birds on the Chatham Islands, photographed in 1975 and October 1983. These include: Dead Prion caught in a tree. Chatham petrel. Bullers Mollymawk. Birds ...
Date: 1972-1981 From: Kendrick, John Lisle, 1922-2013 :Photographs Ref: PA12-6507 Description: Birds on Kapiti Island include: Morepork (1973). New Zealand pigeon (1981). North Island robin (1981). Kaka (1981). Tui (1981). Birds on Little Barrier...
Date: 1956 By: Acres, Avis, 1910-1994 Ref: E-502 Description: Contains watercolour and pencil sketches of wood pigeons, North Island robin, Charlie kaka, Willie weka, green parakeets, tui, pukeko, black-backed gulls and...
Date: 1979 By: Fleming, Charles Alexander (Sir), 1916-1987; Fleming, Margaret Alison (Lady), 1917-2000 Ref: B-046-020 Description: Shows panels relating to Pacific Science Congress, Visits to Khabarovsk, Japan, the Tangaroa in Preservation Inlet, a kaka, weka, Miocene Grapsid crab, a Si...
Date: 1928-1932 From: Royal Forest and Bird Protection Society of New Zealand Inc: Records Ref: MS-Papers-0444-157 Description: Quantity: 1 folder(s).
Date: 1970 - 1979 By: Daff, Lily Attey, 1885-1945; Royal Forest and Bird Protection Society of New Zealand Ref: B-108-028-a Description: Native parrot on flowering native tree Offprint from calendar published for the Royal Forest and Bird Protection Society of New Zealand Quantity: 1 colour ...
Date: 1927 By: Parlett, Edward, active 1927; C M Banks Ltd Ref: B-108-023 Description: Shows 6 birds: kaka, huia, pigeon, kingfisher, tui, bell bird Quantity: 1 colour photo-mechanical print(s). Physical Description: Coloured photolithograph,...
Date: 1952 - 1955 By: Acres, Avis, 1910-1994 Ref: E-503 Description: Contains sketches of details of blossom trees, banded dotterel and chick, pied stilt chick, cottage and garden under trees, baby thrush on gorse branch, grey...
Ref: A-233-032 Description: A range of parrots, including the kaka Illustrations include kaka head, feathers and foot From unidentified publication Quantity: 1 colour art print(s). ...