The Colourful colony; SANDERS, James; 1992; 2014.1.0592

Name/Title

The Colourful colony

Maker

SANDERS, James

Maker Role

Author

About this object

" ... illustrates with paintings, sketches and words the working lives of some of the pioneers who helped develop New Zealand ..."-- p. [5] Contents: Going on the shale -- The first furrow -- Stone Store at Kerikeri -- Pit-sawing -- Gold prospectors -- Thomas Brunner -- First railway -- Von Tempsky -- Overland electric telegraph. Rural delivery -- Sutherland -- Surveyor Thomson -- Frozen mutton -- Kauri gum -- The jacker -- Cobb & Co. -- Coastwise carriers -- How the land was won -- Bridging the valleys -- Beef cattle -- The high country shepherd.

Date Made

1992

Publisher

David Bateman

Publication Place

Auckland

Subject and Association Keywords

New Zealand -- History

Subject and Association Keywords

Pioneers -- New Zealand -- History -- Children's nonfiction

Collection

Thomas & Bridget Gallagher Library

Object Type

Book

Object number

2014.1.0592

Spine Label

993 SAN

Copyright Licence  

All rights reserved

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