A crowd of people outside the tobacconists store run by R Farmer in Masterton, 22 July 1884, the day of the general election. Above, three male effigies are attached to the upper wall of the shop. These represent the three candidates for the seat. They are George Beetham (the dandy), who was the winner of the election, R E Hawkins (the pirate), and A W Hogg (the pig) (The effigies were later auctioned). The photograph was taken by Albert Edward Winzenberg, from the verandah of the Club Hotel.

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Pa of Ruatara at Rangihoua, Bay of Islands, photographed 22 July 1914 by Russell James Duncan.

Inscribed caption beneath image reads: Rangihoua, Ruatara’s Pa, Te Puna, Bay of Islands. Ruatara was a friend of Marsden & protected missionaries. First missionaries landed at foot of this hill.

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View from Lambton Quay, Wellington, of the Bank of New Zeland building under construction. On the left is part of the facade of the old bank of New Zealand which the new tower replaced. Photographed by Evening Post staff photographer Ron Fox 21 July 1979.

View from Lambton Quay, Wellington, of the Bank of New Zeland building under construction. On the left is part of the facade of the old bank of New Zealand which the new tower replaced. Photographed by Evening Post staff photographer Ron Fox 21 July 1979.

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Bren Gun Carrier demonstration at the General Motors plant in Petone, Wellington, circa July 1942, during a Parliamentary inspection of the plant. Photograph taken by a Evening Post staff photographer.

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Group of Ngati Haua Maori, outside Te Wai O Turongo meeting house, near Matamata. Hohua Ahowhenua is seated in the centre, with staff. Photograph taken by either Charles Hemus or John Robert Hanna, circa 1880s.

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Members of the 2nd NZEF on leave in Wellington, coming down a gangway in July 1943. Photograph taken by John Dobree Pascoe. Men and ship unidentified.

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Manaia brass band on Patriotic Day, 17th July, 1918. Photograph possibly taken by D Duncan.

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Raglan Post and Telegraph Office, 16 July 1915, photographed by the Gilmour Brothers. A two-storied stucco building with tiled roof.

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Members of the War Administration which was formed in New Zealand in 1942. Clockwise from left: Angus McLagan, Arnold Henry Nordmeyer, William John Polson, William Alexander Bodkin, Paraire Karaka Paikea, Joseph Gordon Coates, Sidney George Holland, Carl August Berendsen, Peter Fraser, Daniel Giles Sullivan, Frederick Jones, Walter James Broadfoot, Adam Hamilton. Taken by an unidentified photographer for the ‘New Zealand free lance’ on Wednesday 15 July 1942.

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Five New Zealand fighter squad members of the Royal Air Force, and a Supermarine Spitfire, England, circa 15 July 1942. Photographer unidentified.

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Imperial troops pictured in the Victory Parade of allied troops in Paris after World War I. Shows Australian, New Zealand and Indian soldiers. Photograph taken 14 July 1919 by Thomas Frederick Scales.

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World War 2 Stuart tank, of the New Zealand Divisional Cavalry, in motion at El Alamein, Egypt, in July 1942. Image taken by an unidentified official photographer.

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Band rotunda, Port Chalmers, Decorated for Peace Day. Photographed by an unknown photographer in July 1919.

Band rotunda, Port Chalmers, Decorated for Peace Day. Photographed by an unknown photographer in July 1919.

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Frank Arthur Worsley, who was to captain the ‘Endurance’ on Ernest Shackleton’s trans-Antarctic expedition in 1914. Taken by Herman John Schmidt in July 1903.

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Street scene in snow, St Bathans, Central Otago, photographed in July 1903 by F M Pyle.

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