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Florance, Augustus H 1814-1879 :Maori tactics. Fight at Waiari, on the Mangapiko River, N.Z., on the 11th of February 1864 - vide "Supplement Illust. Lond; News", May 28th 1864 [ca 1864]

Reference Number: C-031-001

A battle raging across a river with a tall hill to the right, based on an illustration, (possibly from a drawing supplied by Charles Heaphy), in the Illustrated London News, May 1864, p. 525. The Waiari fight was part of the Waikato-Tauranga campaign of the New Zealand Wars. The Waiari area is now known as Mangapiko

Key terms:
1 image, categorised under Watercolours and Ink drawings, related to Dr Augustus Florance, Charles Heaphy, Waiari Pa, Mangapiko, New Zealand Wars, 1860-1872 - Campaigns - Waikato-Tauranga, Battles, Swimming, Soldiers, Men, Maori and Rifles.

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Florance, Augustus H 1814-1879 :Maori tactics. Fight at Waiari, on the Mangapiko River, N.Z., on the 11th of February 1864 - vide "Supplement Illust. Lond; News", May 28th 1864 [ca 1864], Reference Number C-031-001 (1 digitised items)

Extent: 1 watercolour(s)Watercolour with pen and brown ink 444 x 559 mm (image 325 x 475 mm. Single art work

Historical Notes: Waiari or Mangapiko was the battle at which artist and soldier, Charles Heaphy, won his V. C.

Conditions governing access to original: Not restricted

Other copies available: File PrintIn Drawings & Prints under Artist/Title (DFP-003104)

Inscriptions: Inscribed - Signed: A Florance

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