Manawatū-Whanganui Region (N.Z.) - Social life and customs

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Date: [199-] By: Hornblow family Ref: MS-Papers-7016 Description: The family tree of Charles W Hornblow by Thelma Parsonson, compiled in 1991 is an update of the Hornblow family tree previously completed to 1938 by her uncl...
Date: 1842-1984 By: East, Alice, active 1984 Ref: MS-Papers-2855 Description: Memories of the tales of Mrs East's grandmother, Sophia Thomas, who arrived in NZ in 1842 aboard the `London'; tales relate to her experiences living with he...
Date: 1892-1910 By: Du Pontet, Eleanor Dorothy, 1892- Ref: Micro-MS-0493 Description: Autobiography, chiefly to 1910; in Petone to 1895, Feilding to 1898, South Taranaki to 1902, then Opotiki Other Titles - The long years of youth Quantity: ...
Date: [1866-1950] By: Allen, Charles Ernest Hanson, 1866-1953 Ref: qMS-0054 Description: Reminiscences of childhood in Wanganui, surveying at Mangamahu and of farming at Matamata, Hamilton and Tauranga Source of title - Transcribed Other Titles ...
Date: 1879, 1922-1926 By: McWilliams family Ref: MS-Papers-8107 Description: Letters written to their family while sailing to New Zealand, signed variously by Nell, Mac, Manny and Pixie on SS `Ruapehu' in 1922, then from Auckland and ...
Date: 1939-1965 From: Johnston, Royden Hugh, 1915-2005 : Papers Ref: MS-Papers-6215-2 Description: Comprises copies of letters between Johnston and Will Cryer and Tony Batley re Taihape history, notes on Taihape history by Johnston, and itinerary for tour ...
Date: 1939-1965 From: Johnston, Royden Hugh, 1915-2005 : Papers Ref: MS-Papers-6215-1 Description: Comprises letters between Johnston and Will Cryer and Tony Batley re Taihape history; notes on Taihape history by Johnston; and itinerary for tour of Taihape...
Date: 1801, 1935, 1940 From: Scholefield, Guy Hardy, 1877-1963 : Papers relating to New Zealand history Ref: MS-Papers-1801-2 Description: Extract from the log of the `Royal Admiral' commanded by William Wilson, while in New Zealand waters during 1801; `Reminiscences of the Moawhango and Taihape...
Date: 1997 From: Battersby, Dorothy, fl 1940-1997 : Papers Ref: MS-Papers-5953 Description: Comprises biographical pieces on Joseph Pierce Punch, Gladys May Goldfinch and Rose Eliza Punch, the latter written by Sara Green with photographic portraits...
Date: 1829-1956 By: Burnett family Ref: MS-Papers-1454 Description: Business and family matters in England, America and New Zealand, where the family settled in the Wanganui district Source of title - Supplied title Quantit...
Date: 1988-2000 By: Boyden, Ian Hamilton William, 1915-2001 Ref: MS-Group-0995 Description: Three histories of the Boyden family compiled by Boyden, and Boyden's reminiscences, `Rua Roa; one man's memories' in which he describes the pioneering settl...
Date: 1875-1900 By: Warburton, Charlotte Eliot, 1883-1961 Ref: MS-2224 Description: Publication - Published 1954 by same title Responsibility - Author's typescript Quantity: 1 volume(s) (139 leaves). 0.02 Linear Metres. Physical Descripti...
Date: [19--] By: Tweeddale, Stuart John, 1916- Ref: MSY-6657 Description: Contains an account of Tweeddale's life up until the end of World War Two. He describes growing up in Kiritaki, 1916-1919, Tiritea, 1919-1923, Wanganui, 1923...
Date: 1856-1879 By: Cotterell, Thomas Warriner, 1840-1921 Ref: MS-0614-0616 Description: As well as notes on surveying work, the notebooks include mathematical formulae related to surveying, itineraries, shopping lists with Nelson prices, address...
Date: 30 September 1989 - 30 Sep 1989 From: Massey University History Department. Students' Oral History Projects. By: McLennan, Anne Julia, 1913- Ref: OHInt-0151/08 Description: Mrs Anne McLennan gives recollections of her family background and growing up in Te Horo, Manakau & Otaki. Mentions the Hammond family and the Reicher family...
Date: 1870 - 1880 From: Harding, William James 1826-1899 :W. J. Harding. [Wellington], Alexander Turnbull Library Endowment Trust with the assistance of Kodak New Zealand Limited, 1984. (Imagers of a new land, series 3). By: Harding, William James, 1826-1899; Alexander Turnbull Library Endowment Trust; Kodak New Zealand Ltd; Sullivan, John Paul, 1948-; Brake, Brian, 1927-1988 Ref: C-106-013-a Description: Shows man in pin-stripe waistcoat and trousers seated in centre, and standing wife holding small child in dress at right. At left is table on which are a sew...
Date: 23 July 1989 - 23 Jul 1989 From: Massey University History Department. Students' Oral History Projects. By: Whitmore, Arnold Harold, 1915-1996 Ref: OHInt-0151/33 Description: Arnold Harold Whitmore gives details of family background, childhood, education, employment during Depression years, politics and Labour Party, World War II ...
Date: 1990 By: Brown, Joan, 1914-2006 Ref: MS-Papers-10575 Description: Life story of Joan Sedon written to inform her descendants about her generation of the Sedon family of Wanganui Source of title - Transcribed Quantity: 1 f...
Date: 1989-1995 By: Blanchard, Dorothy Alice, 1915-2013 Ref: MS-Group-0439 Description: Blanchard tells the story of her life, her childhood, school years, training as a teacher and subsequent life living on a farm at Tokirima. Although largely ...
Date: May-Dec 1852 From: Hall, John (Sir), 1824-1907 : Papers Ref: MS-Papers-1784-013 Description: Identified persons entered under Name Other - See also diaries MSX-2663 & MSX-2664 Quantity: 1 folder(s).