Coates, Joseph Gordon (Rt Hon), 1878-1943

Coates, Gordon, 1878-1943

Farmer, politician, soldier, prime minister. Independent Liberal and Reform Member of Parliament for Kaipara 1911-1943. Prime Minister 1925-1928.

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William VC Ruxton, Rt Hon J G Coates and Miss Nola Luxford, New York
Date: 25 Jun 1941 From: New Zealand. Department of Internal Affairs. War History Branch :Photographs relating to World War 1914-1918, World War 1939-1945, occupation of Japan, Korean War, and Malayan Emergency Ref: DA-01239-F Description: William V C Ruxton, President of the British American Ambulance Corps, Rt Hon Joseph Gordon Coates (member of NZ War Cabinet) and Miss Nola Luxford, Directo...
Paterson, Alan Stuart, 1902-1968:The Menace of Socialism. The Dominion. 14 October, 1925.
Date: 1925 By: Paterson, Alan Stuart, 1902-1968; Dominion (Newspaper) Ref: J-057-001 Description: Shows Prime Minister Coates holding back the arm of socialism who threatens to destroy the progressive initives of his government. Exhibited in 'Public Live...
Date: 1922-1943 By: Coates, Joseph Gordon (Rt Hon), 1878-1943 Ref: MS-Group-0030 Description: The collection includes alphabetical subject files, correspondence, political party and election papers, War Cabinet papers, speeches, newspaper cuttings, pr...
Date: 1926 From: Barr, John Manson, 1904-1993 :Photographs of Joseph Gordon Coates Ref: PAColl-5588-1 Description: Sir Francis Henry Dillon Bell, Joseph Gordon Coates and Sir Phillip Cunliff-Lister photographed outside No 10 Downing Street London in 1926 Quantity: 1 b&w ...
Date: [1920-1969] From: Riddiford family : Papers Ref: MS-Papers-5714-061 Description: Comprises `Final report by...Sir Nevile Henderson...on the circumstances leading to the termination of his mission to Berlin 20 Sep 1939' (Cmd 6115); silver ...
Welcome ceremony for New Zealand dignitaries in the Cook Islands
Date: [beween 1925-1928] From: Morrison, Colin :Photographs and negatives Ref: 1/2-104226-F Description: Welcome ceremony for New Zealand dignitaries, Cook Islands, probably taken between 1925-1928, when Joseph Coates was Prime Minister. Photographer unidentifie...
Joseph Gordon Coates speaking with the driver of locomotive Ab825 at Auckland Railway Station
Date: [ca 7 November 1928] From: New Zealand Free Lance : Photographic prints and negatives Ref: PAColl-5469-054 Description: Joseph Gordon Coates speaking with the driver of locomotive Ab825 at Auckland Railway Station, possibly taken by Busson, circa 7 November 1928. This photogr...
Date: 1933 By: Lloyd, Trevor, 1863-1937 Ref: B-115-041 Description: Shows a ragged and bemused taxpayer watching G W Forbes and J G Coates (the Minister of Finance) chase a shilling. The taxpayer is commenting 'They won't be ...
Date: 1920 From: [Ephemera relating to reunions of soldiers and military personnel who served in World War I. 1915-1939] By: Coulls, Culling & Company; Huggins, Herbert Augustus, 1867-1962 Ref: Eph-A-WAR-WI-Reunions-1920-01 Description: A programme listing toasts, songs and speeches, and a list of prize winners in the shooting contest. Speakers and singers included: Lieut J T H Kerr, H A R H...
Date: [ca 1911-1964] From: Riddiford family : Papers Ref: MS-Papers-5714-015 Description: Comprises letters from friends and acquaintances; includes letter from Fred (Col Bunny?) of London (1926); from Dr A A Martin re his father's health; and ca...
Date: 1934 By: Lloyd, Trevor, 1863-1937 Ref: B-115-051 Description: Shows Prime Minister J G Coates hopefully watching the horizon with rays of sun marked "mutton", "wool", "butter", 'cheese', 'lamb, etc, while a pessimist di...
Hill, John Cecil, fl 1927-1957 :Putting his foot in it. Our despotic Premier places his well-shod foot in the sticky mixture prepared by his loyal and efficient subordinates. Reform hoarding. Trespassers might be deported. Samoan deportations. Premier's statement. All because of the Mau. N.Z. critics do not care for the health, welfare, and prosperity of the Samoan people. Naughty Samoans won't go to gaol. Beetles at large. Loss of revenue. Borrowing from N.Z. Mal-administration. 25 January 1928.
Date: 1928 From: Various artists :Collection of photocopies, newspaper clippings and bromides of cartoons by Bromhead (A-314-1), Brockie (A-314-2) and J. C. Hill (A-314-3). Ref: A-314-3-001 Description: Shows New Zealand Prime Minister Gordon Coates holding a ladder against a wall with a brush in one hand. He has put his foot in a bucket of glue (titled mal...
Sir Stephen Shepherd Allen and Joseph Gordon Coates
Date: [ca 1940] From: Original photographic prints and postcards from file print collection, Box 9 Ref: PAColl-6181-25 Description: Sir Stephen Shepherd Allen (left) and Joseph Gordon Coates in military regalia, circa 1940. Taken by unidentified photographer. Quantity: 1 b&w original pho...
Date: ca1922-1926 By: Barr, John Manson, 1904-1993 Ref: PAColl-5588 Description: Photographs are part of a larger collection held in Manuscripts which comprise research material compiled by Barr for a biography of Joseph Gordon Coates and...
Date: 1924-1951 From: New Zealand Free Lance : Photographic prints and negatives Ref: PAColl-0785-1-207 Description: Photographs taken for publication in the New Zealand Free Lance, ca 1920s-1950s. Names of subjects entered in Name Field. Photographs of the homes of the McL...
Date: 1925 By: Robson, Thomas Edward, 1864-1948 Ref: Eph-D-POLITICS-1925-01 Description: Poster showing head and shoulder portraits of the political candidates, with the political party leaders shown in the centre: Hon J G Coates, Mr G W Forbes a...
Date: 1980 By: Weetman, George, 1866-1936 Ref: MS-Papers-2131 Description: Reminiscences written 1935 with considerable information on contemporary social life, accounts of local shipwrecks and also biographical notes by Mrs C E Wee...
William Massey taking the salute in France during World War I
Date: [1 Jul 1918] From: Royal New Zealand Returned and Services' Association :New Zealand official negatives, World War 1914-1918 Ref: 1/2-013348-G Description: Photograph of William Massey (fourth from left) taking the salute with Joseph Gordon Coates (second from left) and other military personnel during World War ...
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Alexander, Kenneth Alfred Evelyn, 1890?-1953 :I sometimes wish that I had never offered to mind this darned kid!' Aussie (New Zealand Section), 15 October 1927.
Date: 1927 From: Various artists :Collection of newspaper clippings, photocopies and bromides of cartoons by Fox (A-313-2), T Ellis - ie Thomas Ellis Glover (A-313-3), J. C. Blomfield (A-313-4) and John McNamara (A-313-11). Also folders of cartoons by various artists published in New Zealand Free Lance (A-313-6), in The Guardian (A-313-7), in Xrays (A-313-8), in the New Zealand Observer (A-313-9), in The Standard (A-313-12) and in various publications (A-313-1). Ref: A-313-1-015 Description: New Zealand prime minister Joseph Coates is clutching the squalling baby '[Western] Samoa' to himself, while in the background two Labour Party politicians g...
Gilmour, John Henry, 1892-1951:Punctured romance, or reform's refusal. New Zealand Free Lance. May 13, 1931.
Date: 1931 By: Gilmour, John Henry, 1892-1951; New Zealand free lance (Newspaper) Ref: H-705-003 Description: Shows the Leader of Opposition, Gordon Coates, as a bridegroom explaining to his possible bride-to-be (Prime Minister Gordon Forbes, of the United Party) tha...