Smith, Stephenson Percy, 1840-1922

Smith, Percy, 1840-1922, Smith, S Percy, 1840-1922

Surveyor, public servant, ethnologist, writer. Smith was botanist, ethnologist, commissioner of crown lands and Surveyor-general, 1899-1900. Known as Percy Smith.

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Polynesian Society circular by Stephenson Percy Smith
Date: 19 June 1891 From: Polynesian Society: Records By: Smith, Stephenson Percy, 1840-1922 Ref: MS-Papers-1187-125-1 Description: Printed circular with the heading 'The Polynesian Society', by Stephenson Percy Smith, dated 41 Tinakori Road, Wellington, 19 June 1891. Circular outlines th...
Date: 2 Dec 1907 By: Smith, Stephenson Percy, 1840-1922 Ref: MS-Papers-3443 Description: Letter to W H S Roberts, and note by Roberts referring to W Dittmers `Te Tohunga', dated 2 Dec 1907, New Plymouth Other Titles - Te Tohunga Quantity: 1 fol...
Date: 1878-1880 From: Polynesian Society : Records Ref: MS-Papers-1187-057 Description: Included are: Piri Boela to Gill, 22 Apr 1880 (4p); Te Autaeaki to the pupils at Takamoa, 20 Dec 1878 (4p); Piri Boela, Boera, New Guinea, 25 Aug 1880 (4p); ...
Date: 1906-1917, n d From: McNab, Robert, 1864-1917 : Papers Ref: MS-Papers-0047-04 Description: Much of the correspondence revolves around `Muruhiku', and McNab's proposal to visit various research institutions in the UK and US; includes account, `The l...
Date: [ca 1898-1910] From: Chapman, Eichelbaum and Rosenberg families : Papers Ref: MS-Papers-8670-114 Description: Includes account of legend of Tawhaki, letter from Bishop Williams on polygamy, and letters from Elsdon Best and Stephenson Percy Smith, including Best's gen...
Date: 1891-1892, 1895-1920 From: Polynesian Society: Records Ref: MS-Papers-1187-275 Description: Contains letters from William O Smith 1895-1896 (2), J Spence 1891 (9), James Stack 1892 (1), Johns B Stair 1895-1987 (15), and letters to and from John G St...
Date: 1931-1939 From: Stowell, Henry Matthew, 1859-1944 :Papers Ref: MS-Papers-0062-59 Description: Includes `Report of First Conference of Maori Labour Committees of the Northern Maori Electoral District' 1939; a memo for all District Nurses to natives fro...
Date: 1889 By: Rutland, Joshua, 1836-1915 Ref: MS-1839 Description: Contains an essay on the distribution of the cape gooseberry and paper mulberry, and four letters to S Percy Smith from Joshua Rutland, together with a note ...
Date: 1906-1936 By: Downes, Thomas William, 1868-1938 Ref: MS-0701 Description: Includes three ms letters (1918, 1927) from Elsdon Best dealing with Maori vocabulary and one (1920) from Stephenson Percy Smith soliciting a paper on the Wa...
Maori notebook No 10
Date: 1900-1910 From: Best, Elsdon, 1856-1931 : Papers Ref: qMS-0189 Description: Notes on various topics, including: hapu, pa, birth, death, cultivation, flora, fights, wars and land claims in Ruatoki Block, Paraoanui Block, Rangatira Blo...
Illustrated page from letter by Samuel E Peal to Stephenson Percy Smith
Date: 15 Oct 1894 From: Polynesian Society: Records Ref: MS-Papers-1187-270-009 Description: Page contains a number of sketches relating to Mon-Anam funerary culture, includes biers and raised burial platforms Quantity: 1 piece. Physical Descriptio...
Date: 1912 From: Polynesian Society: Records Ref: MS-Papers-1187-149 Description: Includes chapter on coming of Takitimu waka. Quantity: 1 folder(s).
Date: [ca 1896-1898] From: Polynesian Society: Records Ref: MS-Papers-1187-031 Description: Contains rough notes, some in shorthand, mostly in Maori. Included is correspondence to S P Smith and a letter from Pio to Te Pehi (Best), Puketapu, Te Teko,...
By: Smith, Stephenson Percy, 1840-1922 Ref: Series-1594 Description: Up until the 1920s the series comprises manuscripts of articles submitted (often heavily edited by the editor). Editorial correspondence for this early perio...
By: Smith, Stephenson Percy, 1840-1922 Ref: A-137-004 Description: View of a waterfall with two figures seated at the bottom on a rock. Inscriptions: Recto - beneath image - [Title] Quantity: 1 watercolour(s). Physical De...
Date: [1905-1912] Ref: fMS-Papers-6073-2 Description: Comprises papers relating to the records of the NZ Land Company and the Colonial Office that the latter was prepared to photocopy for New Zealand; most corre...
Date: 1908-1911 By: Smith, Stephenson Percy, 1840-1922 Ref: MS-Papers-0980 Description: Correspondence relating to Roberts's work on South Island Maori nomenclature Quantity: 1 folder(s) (4 leaves). 0.01 Linear Metres. Physical Description: Ho...
From: Maori Purposes Fund Board : Papers Ref: MS-Papers-0189-043 Description: Contains waiata and notes extracted from various journal articles by Ngata, and a programme of items performeed by Te Arawa at the 1934 Waitangi celebrations...
Date: 1858 By: Smith, Stephenson Percy, 1840-1922 Ref: MapColl-832.41at/1858/Acc.646 Description: Sketch map of the track from Lake Taupo southwards to the Rangitikei and Pourewa rivers, depicting Maori place names, pa sites, topographical features, vege...
Date: 14 Oct 1901 By: Gudgeon, Walter Edward, 1841-1920 Ref: MS-Papers-10627 Description: Letter from Stephenson Percy Smith to Lieut Col Gudgeon, British Resident, Rarotonga, 14 Oct 1901, re Niuean concerns, especially emigration between islands....