Australia, New Zealand, Sandwich Islands [i.e. Hawaiian Islands], 1886
Scope and Contents
Album of prints measuring approximately 200 x 250 mm or 285 x 220 mm, generally one to a page and most with typed captions. There are also two loose photographs inserted into the back of the album. Subjects include: Government House in Sydney, Kangaroo hunting in New South Wales, the National Park in NSW, Auckland Harbour in New Zealand, Lake Rotomahana, Maori portraits, Onemea Bay in Hawaii, a surf boat, an Hawaiian house, hula hula dancers, His Majesty King Kalakana and staff, and Fijian Islanders.
Conditions Governing Access
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41 item(s) (41 images)
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Physical Characteristics and Technical Requirements
Some smoke staining to edges of album. The photographs themselves are in fair condition with some fading and yellowing.
Immediate Source of Acquisition
Purchased from Bernard Quaritch Ltd., London, in November 1996.
Existence and Location of Originals
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Y308O/16 - New Zealand. Auckland Harbour, North Shore and Rancitoto
This collection level description was entered by WS.
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