[photograph - Major Speedy with Ahipene Kaihau, Chief of Ngati Te Ata and members of Chief Ahipene Kaihau's family]

By: [Major James Speedy (1810-1868); Ahipene Kaihau (Aihepene)]

Price: NZ$290.00

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Upper corners of card folded over. Rubbing to upper edge of card. Pencilled on reverse side of card: "Ahipene Kaihau / Major Speedy R.M." ; Rare. Original albumen photographic print, circa 1860s-1870s. No photographer's name. Dimensions of card: 114 x 65mm. Dimensions of printed area: 99 x 65mm. This image was later adapted into a woodcut that was published in the Thomas Gudgeon's "The Defenders of New Zealand" in 1887. Major James Speedy bought 750 acres of land at Mauku in 1856. He belonged to the 3rd (Buffs) Regiment. His grave is in the Mauku Historical Cemetery, 10km north-west of Pukekohe. [Reference: New Zealand history online, Mauku NZ War Memorial.]

Title: [photograph - Major Speedy with Ahipene Kaihau, Chief of Ngati Te Ata and members of Chief Ahipene Kaihau's family]

Author Name: [Major James Speedy (1810-1868); Ahipene Kaihau (Aihepene)]

Categories: Other,

Edition: First Edition

Publisher: [s.l.], [s.n.]: [c1865?]

Binding: Photograph

Book Condition: Very Good with No dust jacket as issued

Seller ID: 19941