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[Artist unknown] :[Orakau pa, taken by British troops, April 22nd 1864. Derived from the Illustrated London News, 30 July 1864]

Reference Number: A-134-012

A pa in flames on a hill in the background, with the scene bisected diagonally by a tree-lined road. A Maori encampment is in the foreground and Maori and Pakeha soldiers are in groups in the foreground. There is the smoke of gunfire in the distance.

Key terms:
1 image, categorised under Wood engravings, related to Illustrated London News (Newspaper), Orakau, Military camps - New Zealand - Waikato Region, Soldiers - New Zealand - Waikato Region, Pa - New Zealand - Waikato Region, New Zealand Wars, 1860-1872 - Campaigns - Waikato-Tauranga and Men, Maori.

Part of:
[Artist unknown] :[Orakau pa, taken by British troops, April 22nd 1864. Derived from the Illustrated London News, 30 July 1864], Reference Number A-134-012 (1 digitised items)

Extent: 1 b&w art print(s)Wood engraving 85 x 131 mm. Horizontal imageSingle art work

Conditions governing access to original: Not restricted

Other copies available: Another negative is at 21113 1/2

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