Artist John Philemon Backhouse produced this pencil and watercolour image of a military settler’s cottage in Hamilton. It shows the very simple structures that were built at first. In the background is a small church, with a stooped man tending the graveyard.
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Permission of the Alexander Turnbull Library, National Library of New Zealand, Te Puna Mātauranga o Aotearoa, must be obtained before any re-use of this image.