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Heaphy, Charles, 1820-1881 :Part of the New Plymouth settlement in the district of Taranake showing the range of houses recently built by the natives in anticipation of the arrival of emigrants. Mount Egmont 30 miles distant. Engraved by J. C. Armytage.

Reference Number: PUBL-0048-01

A close-up view of the emigration barracks at New Plymouth built before the first European settlers arrived, with canoes in the water in the foreground, and Maori and Pakeha standing on shore. Mount Taranaki (somewhat distorted) rises in the background.

Key terms:
1 image, categorised under Engravings, related to Charles Heaphy, New Zealand Company, Plymouth Company of New Zealand, New Plymouth, Waka and Barracks - New Zealand - Taranaki Region.

Part of:
Chapman, Henry Samuel. The New Zealand portfolio. (London, 1843), Reference Number PUBL-0048 (1 digitised items)

Extent: 1 b&w art print(s)Engraving, 120 x 170 mm. Single art work

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Other copies available: File PrintIn Drawings & Prints under Artist/Title (DFP-004968)

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