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0Letter from Alexander Blair to James Tytler on the New Zealand Company land liability and the Nelson Trust Funds Board
UMS1140
A genealogy of John Alfred Langford : a pioneer settler in New Zealand
Genealogy of J.A. Langford
A4927
A view of the Port, Nelson, New Zealand. A view of the Port, Nelson, New Zealand.
Watercolour painting on rectangular sheet of cream paper with border margins. The image is a scene from the Port looking east across to Nelson city hills. A dirt road spans the foreground space. In the middle ground to the left is a wooden barrel lying on it's side, and further to the right a horse and cart, next to which a woman in a red dress and a man stand. To the left and 'behind' the horse and cart is a two storied building with casement windows, a flag pole on the roof and a street veranda extending over the road supported on posts. On the facade of the veranda is "H.M.CUSTOMS". To the left of the centre of the picture is the mast of a boat. On the right are two double-storied buildings with large shop front casement windows. There are planter boxes on the second stories. On the facade is "SHIP AKERSTEN. CHANDLERS". To the right side of the buildings are a row of wooden barrels and a flagpole and flag. To the extreme right is a steep cliff. In the background is the sea and hill ranges.

In the bottom edge of the window mount is "A VIEW AT THE PORT NELSON NEW ZEALAND"
Account Account
1 p., W. & W. F. Stilwell Timber Merchants...14 /- W + W Stillwell
NPM993.18.185.18
Account of leaving Patea and the journey on the HMNZT 36 Tofua to Hobart : 9 Jul - Friday 19 Nov
Photocopy of a handwritten account by G.A. Robbie leaving New Zealand in the ship H.M.N.Z. 36 Tofua for Hobart. The transport ship will travel onto Egypt.
NPM997.112.20
AG309
Agreement between the Kelling Brothers and German emigrant labourer Hans Henry (Hans Heinrich) Busch of Reppenhagen, on behalf of Count Ranzau
Hans Henry Busch who came to New Zealand with the NZ Company. A bilingual German / English document with official seal and stamp.
NP6627.10
AG296
Angelica gingidium Angelica gingidium
Watercolour painting on rectangular sheet of brown paper, with a brown window mount, and backing. The painting is a botanical illustration of part of a plant with flowers. Several leaf stalks are depicted, pink at the base, branching up in to green compound leaves. The ovular leaf blades taper to a long point, green on top and a grey underneath, with serrated margins. The flowers are at the top of long stems in white radial clusters, having a cotton wool-like appearance. There are leaves and flowers are depicted in a green wash.

The painting is marked "NiNA JONES", "ANgeLicA GinGidiuM" and "Nov"
A4882
Aristotelia racemosa - Moko Moko Aristotelia racemosa - Moko Moko
Watercolour painting on rectangular sheet of brown paper, with a brown window mount, and backing. The painting is a botanical illustration of part of a shrub with flowers. One branching grey brown stem is depicted, with alternate leaves. The green leaf blades are oval-shaped with serrated margins. The tiny bell-shaped pink and white flowers are in large branched clusters on pedicels. Some of the flowers at the top of the stems are depicted as pink and white buds. There are leaves and flowers depicted in a green wash.

The painting is marked "NiNA JONES" and "AristoteliA rACEMOSA - Moko Moko” [sic]. Paper label along front lower edge: "Aristotelia racemosa, a rapid growing tree, common in all parts of the islands. Natural size."
A4882
Army telegram to Colonel Thorneycroft : June 1st, peace signed here last night from Chief, Pretoria
Signal to Colonel Thornycroft - 'Peace signed June 1st, here last night' . Photo on reverse-unknown group. Boer War
92.48
UMS1137
Arthropodium candidum Arthropodium candidum
Watercolour painting on rectangular sheet of brown paper, with a brown window mount, and backing. The painting is a botanical illustration of part of a plant with flowers. Several green strap-shaped leaf blades are depicted. Clusters of flowers are on long brown slender stems. The flowers are bilateral with white petals. Flowers at the tops of the stems are depicted as white and green buds. There are leaves and flowers depicted in a wash of colours.

The painting is marked “NINA JONES” and “ArThropodiuM CANdiduM”
A4882
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