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[Brees, Samuel Charles] 1810-1865 :Panorama of Wellington, Port Nicholson, taken upon Thorndon Flat. Te Aro Flat, Wellington, from near Captain Sharpe's residence; Panorama taken from the top of Mount Victoria, Port Nicholson. Pictorial illustrations of

Reference Number: PUBL-0020-22

Three panoramic views of Wellington, between 1842 and 1845. The top view stretches across Thorndon Flat with Dr Evans' house on the left, a range of early houses and businesses along the waterfront and on the right, Colonel William Wakefield's house with flagpole. The centre view looks down over Te Aro Flat towards Mt Victoria. The lowest view is a completely circular one looking down onto Wellington Harbour and Evans Bay from the top of Mount Victoria.

Key terms:
1 image, categorised under Engravings, related to Henry Melville, Colonel William Hayward Wakefield, Rt Hon Sir William Fox, Major Alfred Hornbrook, Captain Charles Kingsford Sharp, Solomon Mocatta, Dr George Samuel Evans, Alfred Rowland Chetham Strode, William Joseph Vavasour, Sir Charles Clifford, Samuel Charles Brees, Barrett's Hotel (Wellington), Thistle Inn (Wellington), New Zealand Company, Wellington Harbour, Thorndon, Immigrants - Housing, Hotels - New Zealand - Wellington Region and Dwellings - New Zealand - Wellington Region.

Part of:
Brees, Samuel Charles, 1810-1865 :Pictorial Illustrations of New Zealand. London, John Williams and Co., Library of Arts, 141, Strand, 1847., Reference Number PUBL-0020 (14 digitised items)

Extent: 3 colour art print(s)Hand-coloured engravings, on sheet 365 x 261 mm.. Horizontal imageSingle art work

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