Telephones

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Date: 1998 - 1999 By: Scott, Thomas Joseph, 1947-; Evening Post (Wellington, N.Z.) Ref: H-539-063/086 Description: General Pinochet complains about not being allowed to travel freely. Comment on the Minister of Defence's policy. Opposition Leader, Helen Clark, tells the p...
Date: 1901-1933 From: Duncan, Miriam Darwin, 1893-1981 :Photographs relating to life and work of Dr James Malcolm Mason By: Cameron, J J, active 1917; Hardie Shaw Studios; Isaacs, Jacob Nathan, 1877-1962; Sarony Studio (Wellington, N.Z.); Stewart, W, active 1900s Ref: PAColl-4342 Description: Photographs of the opening of the Wellington Bridge Club in 1933 with about 30 tables of four in a function room; a large group of students including some me...
New Zealand Post Office :A new emergency service; dial one one one 111. If your emergency is the kind that can wait a little longer ... consult the Yellow Pages in your telephone directory [1961]
Date: 1961 From: [Ephemera relating to telephones, telephone exchanges and subscribers. 1900- ] By: New Zealand Post Office Ref: Eph-A-TELEPHONE-1961-01 Description: A brochure explaining the rollout of the emergency service phone number for the Wellington area (Wellington, Lower Hutt, Eastbourne, Plimmerton, Titahi Bay, ...
From: Body, Guy fl 1990s : Cartoons entered in the 1992 Qantas Media Awards. 1992 Ref: H-216-007 Description: Shows Jim Bolger talking on the telephone with a sign in front of him "Grim Jim's Insult Service..." He is talking to a caller about the state of New Zealan...
Date: 2001 By: Scott, Thomas Joseph, 1947-; Evening Post (Wellington, N.Z.) Ref: H-673-068/089 Description: Cartoons on political and social issues. Comment about a biased referee during the Wellington vs Canterbury Ranfurly Shield match. Jenny Shipley threatens to...
Date: 2001 By: Scott, Thomas Joseph, 1947-; Evening Post (Wellington, N.Z.) Ref: H-673-090/112 Description: Cartoons on political and social issues. Shows the changes within coalition government as a genetic mutation where the Labour Alliance strands are repalaced ...
Date: 22 Nov 1985 From: New Zealand Post Office Oral History Project By: Kirkwood, Ronald Ross, 1921-1987 Ref: OHInt-0070/25 Description: Ross Kirkwood describes family background, early childhood near Westport, education, early work 'snigging' for mine (Stockton), Charming Creek Sawmill workin...
Date: 05 Dec 1985 From: New Zealand Post Office Oral History Project By: Lavender, William Fretwell Alma, 1909-1991 Ref: OHInt-0070/18 Description: Bill Lavender recalls family background, childhood in Oamaru, scarlet fever epidemic in ca 1919, work as a message boy at Oamaru Post Office in 1923, hours, ...
Date: 1975 - 1978 From: Evans, Malcolm Paul, 1945- :Editorial cartoons. [1970-1978]. Ref: B-124-033 Description: Shows a pedestrian labelled "New Zealand", who has been run over by a car, and is attempting to phone the Prime Minister about it. The answerphone instructs ...
Date: 1977 From: Lodge, Nevile Sidney 1918-1989 :[Archive of original cartoons for the Evening Post and Sports Post, 1941 to 1988] By: Lodge, Nevile Sidney, 1918-1989; Evening Post (Wellington, N.Z.) Ref: B-135-175 Description: This cartoon features a family with adult children in their living room. The bearded son holds a newspaper reporting on the opposition to the SIS Bill. The f...
Date: 1973 From: Lodge, Nevile Sidney 1918-1989 :[Archive of original cartoons for the Evening Post and Sports Post, 1941 to 1988] By: Evening Post (Wellington, N.Z.) Ref: B-134-400 Description: This cartoon relates to the Watergate scandal and conspiracy charges against President Nixon. It features Nixon sheltering under his desk as missiles labelle...
Date: 1956 From: Lonsdale, Neil, 1907-1989 :200 original cartoons by Neil Lonsdale from 1955 to 1962. Ref: A-309-103 Description: Shows Holland sitting at his desk holding a newspaper and talking to Barnett, the Controller General of Police, on the telephone. The newspaper heading read...
Date: 9, 12 Sep 1997 - 09 Sep 1997 - 12 Sep 1997 From: Birkenhead Transport oral history project By: Fleming, Margaret Ethel, 1938- Ref: OHInt-0436-04 Description: Margaret Ethel Fleming born Auckland. Dissusses her years as a clerical worker for Birkenhead Transport Ltd (BTL). Describes: manual accounting, accounting m...
Date: 1997 By: Scott, Thomas Joseph, 1947-; Evening Post (Wellington, N.Z.) Ref: H-448-065/082 Description: Political cartoons. Jim Anderton, leader of the Alliance Party outlines their strategy to become a coalition partner with Labour in the next Government. Jen...
Date: 2000 By: Scott, Thomas Joseph, 1947- Ref: H-648-001/085 Description: 85 cartoons on political and social issues. The topics include cricketers, PM's avoidance of Waitangi Day protests, Treaty of Waitangi signing 1840, Maori so...
Townscapes
Date: 10 Dec 2013-09 Jan 2014 From: Oettli, Max Christian, 1947- :Photographs of New Zealand scenes Ref: PADL-001338 Description: Electronic scans of black and white photographs showing townscape images. Taken between 1966 and 1975 by Max Oettli. Images showing details of a scene includ...
Date: 1962 From: Lodge, Nevile Sidney 1918-1989 :[Archive of original cartoons for the Evening Post and Sports Post, 1941 to 1988] Ref: B-137-467 Description: In the first cameo a woman in her dressing gown struggles with a wrong number on the phone (problems with the new Compac link); In the second cameo a man wai...
Date: 1998 By: Scott, Thomas Joseph, 1947-; Evening Post (Wellington, N.Z.) Ref: H-539-022/043 Description: Political cartoons. Comment on the growing gap between the rich and poor in New Zealand. Soldiers explain why it is humane to cut people's throats once they'...
Date: 14 Dec 1985 From: New Zealand Post Office Oral History Project By: McLaughlin, James, 1908-1994 Ref: OHInt-0070/29 Description: Jim McLaughlin recalls family background, childhood in Westport, education, early work as message boy in Post and Telegraph Department in Westport, the postm...
Date: 1992 From: Scott, Thomas, 1947-:Editorial cartoons; The Evening Post, 1 - 29 May 1992 Ref: H-008-010 Description: Shows a telephone receiver dangling on its cord with John Banks' voice coming through. Refers to the current crime wave, especially the murder/suicide of 7 ...