Ruakituri River

Duncan, Russell James
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Public Domain
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About this object
View of Ruakituri River taken from the hills above. Farmland and hills are visible in the distance. The Ruakituri River was the site of a battle on 8 August 1868. This battle was part of Te Kooti's initial campaign in the New Zealand Wars.

This photograph was taken by Russell Duncan for the publication of his book: The Fight at Ruakituri, however a photograph taken from a lower elevation was used in the publication.
Date unknown.
Production technique
Media/Materials description
Black and white photograph.
Height x Width: 155 x 220mm
Ruakituri, Inscription, Handwritten
H.B. Art Gallery and Museum, Stamp, Stamped
Credit Line
from the Russell Duncan Collection
Other number(s)
50.142, 692, 75280
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