Go to National Library of New Zealand Te Puna Mātauranga o Aotearoa
Volume 16, 1883
This text is also available in PDF
(72 KB) Opens in new window

2. Dr. Hutchinson exhibited recent photographic views of the large active volcano which forms a prominent landmark in the Sandwich Islands, and gave some interesting information explanatory of the photographs.

Dr. Hector said the evidence afforded by these photographs of the extremely fluid nature of the lava-flow from these volcanoes was most remarkable.