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McCormick, Arthur David, 1860-1943 :A boy's heroism. 'Awake! Awake!' [1908]

Reference Number: A-004-044

Bugler William Allen sounding his horn to give warning during a night attack at Boulcott's farm, Hutt Valley. Redcoat soldiers lie dead in the foreground and in the left background, and the boy is about to be killed with an axe blow by a Maori man on the left.

Key terms:
1 image, categorised under Book illustrations, Conjectural works and Photolithographs, related to Almon Boulcott, Arthur David McCormick, William Allen, Lower Hutt City, Bugle, Axes, Violent deaths, Bugle-calls, Maori - Clothing and New Zealand Wars, 1843-1847.

Part of:
McCormick, Arthur David 1860-1943 :[Illustrations from "New Zealand; romance of empire", by Reginald Horsley...with twelve reproductions in colour from drawings by A.D. McCormick, R.I. London, T.C. & E.C. Jack, 1908]., Reference Number A-004-037/047 (2 digitised items)

Extent: 1 colour photo-mechanical print(s)Photolithograph, coloured, 155 x 112 mm, on sheet 203 x 135 mm.. Art works

Conditions governing access to original: Not restricted

Other copies available: File PrintIn Drawings & Prints under Artist/Title (DFP-005963)

Inscriptions: Inscribed - Recto - beneath image: [Title]

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