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Baxter, George, 1803-1867 :The Messenger of Peace leaving Aitutaki. London, Snow, 1837

Reference Number: PUBL-0212-290

A small sailing ship in full sail, men waving from the deck, surrounded by Cook Islanders in their canoes. In the background is the settlement of Aitutaki, a row of houses lining the shore, with hills behind

Key terms:
1 image, categorised under Wood engravings, related to George Baxter, Rev John Williams, The Messenger of Peace (Ship), Church Missionary Society, Aitutaki, Dwellings - Cook Islands, Missions - Cook Islands and Canoes and canoeing - Cook Islands.

Part of:
Williams, John, 1796-1839 :A narrative of missionary enterprises in the South Pacific. London, Snow, 1837, Reference Number PUBL-0212 (1 digitised items)

Extent: Wood engraving, 80 x 132 mm. Art works

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