Bassett, Michael Edward Rainton (Sir Hon Dr), 1938-

Politician, university teacher and historian. Member of Parliament for Waitemata 1972-1975 and Te Atatu 1978-1990. Minister of Health 1984-1987; Minister of Local Government, Internal Affairs, Civil Defence and Arts and Culture 1987-1990. Chairman of the New Zealand Lottery Grants Board and of the 1990 Commission. Member of the Waitangi Tribunal 1994-2004. Political columnist. Author of eleven books on New Zealand history.

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Date: 1978, 1984, 1987-1990 Ref: PAColl-10331 Description: Photographs collected by David Butcher. Images taken 1978-1990 by a range of photographers. Most prints are identified and dated. Includes images of: - Butch...
Date: 5 Jun 2001 - 05 Jun 2001 Ref: OHInt-0383-01 Description: Talk by Michael Bassett about writing his book "Tomorrow comes the song - a life of Peter Fraser". Arrangement: Tape numbers - OHT10-0294 Quantity: 1 10" r...
Date: 1982 - 1990 From: Kirkpatrick, Brownlee Jean, 1919-2007:Papers relating to Katherine Mansfield Ref: MS-Papers-11923-12 Description: Correspondence with booksellers and scholars regarding Katherine Mansfield bibliography from the period 1982 to 1990. Includes the following correspondents: ...
Date: [ca 1985-2002] By: Bassett, Michael Edward Rainton (Sir Hon Dr), 1938- Ref: OHColl-1087 Description: Interviews with political figures made by and others collected by Dr Bassett in researching his books Interviewer(s) - Michael Bassett Quantity: 86 audioca...
Date: 1985 By: New Zealand Labour Party; Bassett, Michael Edward Rainton (Sir Hon Dr), 1938- Ref: Eph-F-NZ-LABOUR-1985-01 Description: Canvas bag in which a conference delegate could keep papers during the conference. This has Bassett's name written in biro on the flap, and the year '85 writ...
Date: [ca 1939]-2011 By: Bassett, Michael Edward Rainton (Sir Hon Dr), 1938- Ref: MS-Group-2057 Description: Caucus and cabinet papers (originals of microfilms received in 1993- Micro-MS-0894), extensive papers from his political career, research papers relating to ...
Date: 1966 Ref: Eph-C-VIETNAM-1966-02 Description: An arrangement of text listing the members of the debating teas under chairman Mr W Meldrum: For - Maurice Casey (Auckland international affairs speaker), G...
Date: 1985 - 1995 By: Bassett, Michael Edward Rainton (Sir Hon Dr), 1938- Ref: Curios-043-014/015 Description: Protest badge and banner, probably against the incorporation of Devonport into the rest of the urbanised North Shore area, to become North Shore City in 1989...
Date: 29 Mar 1983 From: Dominion post (Newspaper): Photographic negatives and prints of the Evening Post and Dominion newspapers By: Giblin, Ross, active 1980s-2000s Ref: EP/1983/1129-F Description: Labour Party caucus members on board the 4.27pm train in Wellington, bound for Paraparaumu, 29 March, 1983. From left, back row: Peter Neilson, Koro Wetere, ...
Date: 1974 From: Ireland, Kevin, 1933- : Papers Ref: 94-180-3/06 Description: Inward and outward correspondence, circulars, etc; includes change of address details with Bayley's Secretarial Services Quantity: 1 folder(s).
"Regrets, I've had a few, but then again, too few to mention, but more than this, I did it my way. And Ruth Richardson's, and Roger Douglas's, and Michael Bassett's, amd Murray McCully's and Richard Long's..." 14 December, 2006
Date: 2006 Ref: DCDL-0002781 Description: Ex leader of the National Party, Don Brash, sings into a microphone the 'I did it my way' song but adds that he did it the way of Ruth Richardson, Roger Doug...
Date: 1978 By: New Zealand Labour Party Ref: Eph-A-NZ-LABOUR-1978 Description: Includes cards and fliers about the policies of the Labour Party, and some newsletters from the Lyttelton electorate. Includes pamphlets for the following el...
Date: 1971 Ref: 79-153-53/41 Description: Relates to Confrontation '51 Quantity: 1 folder(s).
Date: 31 May 1989 By: Farquhar, David Andross, 1928-2007 Ref: fMS-Papers-4815-12 Description: Form and medium - Trumpet in C Responsibility - For the opening of the new School of Music building, and for Peter Walls Quantity: 1 folder(s) (1 leaf. Phy...
Date: 1982-1988 From: Johnson, Louis, 1924-1988 : Literary papers Ref: MS-Papers-9276 Description: Quantity: 1 folder(s). Physical Description: Mss and typescripts
Date: 1991 From: Edmond, Lauris Dorothy, 1924-2000 : Papers Ref: MS-Papers-5171-29 Description: Contains correspondence from various people, 1991; identified persons entered under Name. Also includes letters from Pauline O'R of Christchurch, Bruce of th...
Date: [1960s-1980s] Ref: PAColl-9589-5 Description: Photographs of Rowling visiting his Tasman electorate and other electorates in New Zealand. Includes photographs of a Gold Badge presentation. Quantity: 61 ...
Date: 1982 - 1988 By: Hodgson, Trace, 1958-; New Zealand times (Wellington, N.Z.) Ref: B-154-197/220 Description: Includes caricature portraits of: David Lange, Gerry Wall, Cliff Skeggs (dated 16 April 1988 on back), Sir Edmund Hillary, Jim Anderton, Russell Marshall, G...
Date: 1967, 1974, 1979-1990 By: Bassett, Michael Edward Rainton (Sir Hon Dr), 1938- Ref: 90-306 Description: Majority of the papers are for 1988-1990. Comprises electorate correspondence and other papers, personal correspondence, Select Committee papers 1989-1990, ...
Date: [1938-1970] From: Sargeson, Frank, 1903-1982 : Papers Ref: MS-Papers-0432-077 Description: Quantity: 1 folder(s) 19 leaves.