Chateau Tongariro (N.Z.)

Hotel at the foot of Mount Ruapehu, built and run by the NZ Tourist and Publicity Department. Hotel was officially opened on 16 Feb 1929 but was receiving guests from Dec 1928. Hotel was later sold to private interests. In 2004 known as The Grand Chateau.

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Date: Oct 1957-Sep 1959 From: Dennis, Lawrence Samuel, 1915-2000 : Papers Ref: MSZ-0947 Description: Scrapbook of clippings relating to tourism, the Tourist Hotel Corporation, activities in the Tongariro National Park including Search and Rescue operations, ...
Date: 1934 By: Shaw, George Bernard, 1856-1950 Ref: PAColl-9898 Description: Photographs of George Bernard Shaw in New Zealand in 1934, possibly all taken by Shaw's wife. Comprises three portraits of Shaw on the first floor balcony of...
Date: 23 Sep 1987 From: Peacock, Morice Gladstone, 1916-1995 : Negatives, prints, register and minute book from 20th Century Photography studio, Taumarunui Ref: MP-3291 Description: During the ceremony to mark the 100 year centenary of Tongariro National Park. Photographs of the events and the crowd, taken in the grounds of the Chateau T...
Date: Jun 1955-Sep 1957 From: Dennis, Lawrence Samuel, 1915-2000 : Papers Ref: MSZ-0946 Description: Scrapbook of clippings relating to tourism, the Tourist Hotel Corporation, activities in the Tongariro National Park including Search and Rescue operations, ...
Date: 1958-1983 From: Dennis, Lawrence Samuel, 1915-2000 :Photographs relating to the career of Lawrence Samuel Dennis Ref: PAColl-7359-3 Description: Photographs of Ski lifts most probably on the Whakapapa skifield; a young woman seated on a low wall at Chateau Tongariro Hotel; a ski group on their way to ...
Date: 1915 - 1917 By: Barton, Cranleigh Harper, 1890-1975 Ref: A-227-007 Description: Inscriptions: Signed: Cranleigh Barton Quantity: 1 watercolour(s). Physical Description: Watercolour 193 x 287 mm Provenance: Donated by Cranleigh Barton...
Date: Early 1950s By: New Zealand. Department of Lands and Survey Ref: PAColl-6552 Description: 13 images (and 5 duplicate file prints) of Chateau Tongariro and the nearby roads. Includes the junction of state highways 47 and 48 with a chrysler parked ...
Date: 1929 From: Dennis, Jonathan Spencer, 1953-2002 :Photographs Ref: PA1-o-758 Description: Photographic record of the opening of Chateau Tongariro, of the building and its interiors Quantity: 1 album(s) Album(s). Physical Description: Photograph ...
Date: 1938 From: Holdsworth, Alice Mabel 1878-1963 :[New Zealand plants and scenery] / A M Holdsworth 1937-1938 By: Holdsworth, Alice Mabel, 1878-1963 Ref: E-251-f-3-007 Description: Several branches of the Gaultheria in flower (various shades of pink) and leaf Quantity: 1 watercolour(s). Physical Description: Pencil and watercolour in ...
Date: 1945 - 1955 From: [Ephemera relating to hotels, motels, hostels and other accommodation in the region of the Chateau Tongariro, Ruapehu and National Park. 1900s] By: New Zealand. Government Tourist Bureau; Coulls, Somerville, Wilkie Ltd Ref: Eph-A-HOTEL-Tongariro-1950s-01 Description: Pamphlet advertising the attractions of the Chateau Tongariro and the Tongariro area. Recto shows a photograph of the Chateau and a location map, an illustra...
Date: 1936-1976 From: Dennis, Jonathan Spencer, 1953-2002 :Photographs Ref: PAColl-7413 Description: Photographs relating to The Chateau, Ngamotu Golf Links New Plymouth, Sir Edmund Hillary's family, and Amamus Theatre Group. Those relating to Amamus show t...
Date: [1930s] By: New Zealand Railways Ref: PA1-f-057 Description: Album of photographs of scenes, advertisements and posters advertising rail and ferry travel in New Zealand. The advertisements were used in The New Zealand ...
Date: between 1934 and 1935 Ref: PAColl-6619 Description: 46 images of the Duke of Gloucester's tour of New Zealand in 1934-5 including: nine of his visit to Rotorua including Maori kapa haka; one of veterans at th...
Date: [ca 1950-1970] From: Edwards, Muriel, 1907-1981: Slides taken around New Zealand Ref: PA12-10643 Description: Avon Commercial slides taken circa 1950s-1960s, and collected by Muriel Edwards. Images include a map of the South Island, the Tomo shaft at Waitomo Caves, a...
Date: ca 1930s By: Thiem, Benno, -1934 Ref: PAColl-7974 Description: New Zealand scenes taken by Ben Thiem of Hokitika ca 1930s. Comprises scenes in the thermal district, Maori portraits, mountains and glaciers, pastoral scen...
Date: [late 1940s-1950s], 1967 From: Mosen, Neville Herbert, 1914-2004: Photographs Ref: PAColl-9924-3 Description: A range of photographs taken in New Zealand, particularly scenes in the Ruapehu district. Most taken taken about 1940s-1950s. One taken circa 1967. Most phot...
Date: 1957 From: Lonsdale, Neil, 1907-1989 :200 original cartoons by Neil Lonsdale from 1955 to 1962. Ref: A-309-196 Description: Shows a skier, who is bundled up wih skis, poles and a backpack, talking to a man behind a counter. There is a sign on the counter which is advertising huts ...
Date: 1939-1945 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: PA1-q-291 Description: Photographs of military activities and war work in New Zealand during World War 2, 1939-1945, taken by various photographers and compiled for official use. V...
Date: 1930-1932 From: New Zealand Alliance : Records Ref: 77-206-03/20 Description: Quantity: 1 folder(s).
Date: [1920s] From: Taylor, Jill fl 1984 :Photographs relating to Alice Brown, Wellington sports teams, Wellington's Queen Carnival and Red Cross Transport Ref: PA1-o-491 Description: Snapshots of family and friends associated with Alice Brown. Very few of the images have captions, and most of the people are unidentified, or by Christian ...