About this object
Image of the militia posed for a photograph, standing in a line in the courtyard with the Napier army barracks visible in the rear right of the photograph. The soldiers are possibly from the 18th Royal Irish Regiment.
Photograph attributed to Dr William Isaac Spencer. Circa 1860.
William Spencer; 1831; 22 Jun 1897
Black and white photograph glued onto paper.
Height x Width: 74 x 130mm
Height x Width: 115 x 270mm
This photograph must be acknowledged to the Hawke’s Bay Art Gallery and Museum (Inc.), Napier. Reference number Spencer Collection, Stamp, Stamped
Spencer photographs, Maori Wars??, Inscription, Handwritten
Collection of Hawke’s Bay Museums Trust, Ruawharo Tā-ū-rangi, 5597 - 9
from the Spencer Collection
48/69, 5597 - 9, 75432