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Brees, Samuel Charles 1810-1865 :Mount Victoria, Wellington [between 1843 and 1845] / Drawn by S C Brees. [Engraved by Henry Melville. London, 1847]. [No] 50, Plate 17.

Reference Number: PUBL-0020-17-1

A Maori family in the foreground, with the buildings of Simmonds and Hoggard's Windmill behind them (now the site of the Embassy Theatre at the foot of Mount Victoria). Part way up the hill to the left is 'Victoria Cottage' (the top of Marjoribanks Street). This was William Fitzherbert's farm cottage. The windmill was built in 1843.

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1 image, categorised under Engravings, related to Henry Melville, John Farr Hoggard, Sir William Fitzherbert, Charles Simmonds, Samuel Charles Brees, Simmonds' & Hoggard's Flourmill, Wellington, Kent Terrace, Majoribanks Street, Mount Victoria, Courtenay Place, Farmhouses - New Zealand - Wellington Region, Flour mills - New Zealand - Wellington Region, Whanau and Dwellings - New Zealand - Wellington Region.

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Brees, Samuel Charles 1810-1865 :Mount Victoria, Wellington [between 1843 and 1845] / Drawn by S C Brees. [Engraved by Henry Melville. London, 1847]. [No] 50, Plate 17., Reference Number PUBL-0020-17-1 (1 digitised items)

Extent: 1 colour art print(s)Hand-coloured engraving 69 x 139 mm. Horizontal imageSingle art work

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