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Photograph of an undated cartoon by an unidentified artist depicting gold prospectors riding upon a moa on the West Coast, [1865]

Reference Number: MNZ-0302-1/4-F

Photograph of an undated cartoon from the 'Otago Punch' 1865, 23 September, page 123, titled "West Coast expedition. Progress of the explorers". Depicts gold prospectors riding upon a harnessed moa during an expedition to the West Coast. Artist unidentified.

Key terms:
1 image, categorised under Cartoons (Commentary), related to Otago Punch (Dunedin) (Periodical), West Coast Region, West Coast Region (N.Z.) - Discovery and exploration, Moa and Prospecting - New Zealand - West Coast Region.

Part of:
Making New Zealand:Negatives and prints from the Making New Zealand Centennial collection, Reference Number PAColl-3060 (311 digitised items)

Extent: 1 b&w copy negative(s)Film negative. Horizontal imageSingle negative

Conditions governing access to original: Not restricted

Other copies available: File print available in Turnbull Library Pictures622. Gold mining. 1865(PFP-027178)

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