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Name/title Maker Production date Description
Mrs Brown Mrs Brown
1900?
Small mounted photo of Mrs Brown, maternal (great?) grandmother of Lydia Thomas (nee Gill)
Tangoio Falls, Napier Tangoio Falls, Napier
Circa 1900?
View of the Tangoio waterfall in Napier. A man and women are partly visible at the bottom of the photograph.
Waipiata Sanatorium Committee Waipiata Sanatorium Committee
Clifford's Studios (estab. 1901, closed Circa 1949?)
01 Apr 1927
Portraits of the Waipiata Sanatorium Committee members.
Two male actors from the performance of 'Dear Miss Gibbs" Two male actors from the performance of 'Dear Miss Gibbs"
Mahan Studios
1930
A sepia coloured photo showing a gentleman and a bell boy.
Ada II of Haydowns, Canterbury Agricultural and Pastoral Association Metropolitan Show. Ada II of Haydowns, Canterbury Agricultural and Pastoral Association Metropolitan Show.
Circa 1900
Men standing with Ada II of Haydowns, at the Canterbury A & P Metropolitan Show. [William Cowan holding Ada's rope?] William Cowan's cow Ada II was the champion cow four years in a row from 1901-1904. In total, the winner of twenty five first and eight champion prizes.
Cow at an agricultural show Cow at an agricultural show
1910s?
A cow entered in an agricultural show. Women and children, horses in the background.
Chain Chain
20th Century
Long metal chain made of 61 double and single toothed links.This is a section of the chain off a chainsaw used to cut limestone at Parkside Quarries, Weston.
Chain Chain
20th Century
Long metal chain made of 33 double and single toothed links.This is a section of the chain off a chainsaw used to cut limestone at Parkside Quarries, Weston.
Pillow Lava Pillow Lava
Cut sections of Pillow Lava collected from Boatman's Harbour, Cape Wanbrow, Oamaru.
Volcanic Tuff Volcanic Tuff
Piece of volcanic sandstone tuff from Cape Wanbrow, Oamaru. Volcanic ash cemented by calcite. From Deborah volcanics.
Card Table Card Table
Sinclair, David (b.Circa 1854, d.1937)
1880s
A wooden inlaid card table. This table has an octagonal top. The table top is made up of 122 pieces of timber. 26 varieties of timber were used, mostly New Zealand native species. The table can be used for a variety of games. There is a chess board in the centre. There are spaces for the different suits of playing cards, diamonds, hearts, clubs and spades. There are also two spaces somewhat similar to a cribbage board but without holes, possibly for keeping track of scores. The rest of the table top is decorated with geometric designs. It is a tilt top table.

The base is a five column pedestal - a central column and one column above each of the four legs.

The table was made by David Sinclair, an Oamaru carpenter, and it was exhibited at the North Otago A & P show and at the 1889/90 New Zealand and South Seas Exhibition in Dunedin.
Plane Plane
1890s
Coachbuilder's plane. The handle is in front of the blade. Base has two chunks out of the back. Handle is like a horn. "G.C.". stamped on plane. No visible markings on the blade.
Knife Sharpener Knife Sharpener
George Kent Limited
1860s
Wooden knife sharpener on a metal frame. The knife sharpener is circular in shape. Instructions glued on. Metal frame marked "Kent's Patent. 199 High Holborn, London".

1860's from Casanova.
Weather Vane Weather Vane
1870s
Large weather vane in the shape of a barrel with a large arrow through it. The arrow is in the form of a mash paddle. Was originally atop the North Otago Brewery.
North Otago Agricultural and Pastoral Association Medal North Otago Agricultural and Pastoral Association Medal
1875
Bronze medal. The obverse has a pig, a horse, cows, and sheep. On the reverse is "North Otago Agricultural and Pastoral Association, Otago Instituted 1863", around the sides and within two wheat sheaves, Awarded - to - A. McLean - for - 2nd best - 2 tooth merino ewes - 1875.
Mary Ann or Sophia McDonald and small boy Mary Ann or Sophia McDonald and small boy
1930s?
Studio photo of a lady wearing a hat and fur jacket, either Mary Ann or Sophia McDonald, and a boy about 2 years old. The McDonald sisters owned limestone quarries in North Otago and built Rocklands homestead.
Portrait of a woman and child, unidentified. Portrait of a woman and child, unidentified.
G.E.A Burrell (estab. Circa 1891)
Circa 1900?
Studio portrait of an unidentified woman and young child.
New Zealand troops preparing to leave for service in the Second Boer War. New Zealand troops preparing to leave for service in the Second Boer War.
Fraser, Violet
1899-1902
Members of the public in Christchurch meeting with soldiers prior to the troops leaving for service in South Africa. Tents are set up, at left a group of soldiers are standing with a goat.
Portrait of an unidentified baby. Portrait of an unidentified baby.
Mahan & Muir
Circa 1905?
Studio portrait of an unidentified baby.
Oamaru Harbour Board Chairman's Chair Oamaru Harbour Board Chairman's Chair
Circa 1874
Oamaru Harbour Board Chairman's chair. Large wooden chair with a high back. Four legs, each with a castor on the end. The seat, back and arms are padded with brown leather. The arms and back are ornately carved.
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