John Fox's house, Paihia, 11 May 1903
Reference Number: PA1-o-142-091
John Fox's house, Paihia, photographed 11 May 1903 by Russell James Duncan.
Extent: 1 b&w original photographic print(s)Toned gelatin silver print 14 x 20 cm, mounted on album page. Horizontal imageSingle photograph
Historical Notes: House built in the 1830s by a chief, and later known as John Fox's house
Conditions governing access to original: Not restricted
Inscriptions: Inscribed - Mount recto - beneath image: John Fox's house, Paihia; Mount verso - top centre: Bishop W L William writes: "Captain Jacob, of the East India Company's service, visited the Bay of Islands in February 1833, and in March he wrote 'One native, a chief, baptized by the name of David, had built himself a stone house in the English style'. This is what is now known as John Fox's house".
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