House in Paihia where William Colenso worked the first printing press in New Zealand
Reference Number: 1/2-021688-F
House in Paihia where William Colenso worked the first printing press in New Zealand, which arrived in New Zealand on 30 December 1834. Part of the house is obscured by a tree. Taken by an unidentified photographer.
House in Paihia where William Colenso worked the first printing press in New Zealand, Reference Number 1/2-021688-F (1 digitised items)
Extent: 1 b&w original negative(s)Horizontal imageSingle negative
Historical Notes: The printing press was brought ashore on two canoes lashed together with a platform built across the gunwhales.
Conditions governing access to original: Not restricted
Other copies available: File print available in Turnbull Library Pictures12. Bay of Islands Co. Paihia (PFP-017079)
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