Diaries

Personal journals
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Date: Sep 1943-Feb 1945 From: Martin, Robert Thomas, 1921-2006: Papers Ref: MS-Papers-11977-14 Description: Typescript copy of Colin Arroll's diary, together with Arroll's account of the 5th Field Ambulance dispensary and its challenges, a glossary of military term...
Date: 1896-1995 By: Kauraka, Kauraka, 1951-1997 Ref: MS-Group-0481 Description: The papers comprise personal papers, original poetry, research articles and essays, collections of traditional stories, folklore and mythology, mainly of Ma...
Typed transcript of World War One diary
Date: 9 Apr-15 May 1915 From: Stichbury, Vincent John, 1891-1966 : Family papers and World War One diaries Ref: MS-Papers-11559-01 Description: Folder contains two typed transcripts (original and carbon copy) of Stichbury's 1915 World War One diary. Records daily entries for most of April and May. De...
Date: 6 Dec 1914-1 Jan, 4, 6 Feb 1917, Mar-Apr 1944, 2000-2004 By: Campbell, Frank, 1885-1944 Ref: MS-Group-1301 Description: The diaries cover the period from 6 Dec 1914 when Campbell arrived in Cairo, Egypt until 1 Jan 1916 when he was stationed in France. He records his experienc...
Date: 6 Oct 1858-6 Feb 1859 From: Browne, Joseph, 1825-1897 : Notebook with diary on board the Kinnaird Ref: MS-Papers-5463-1 Description: Comprises original diary kept by Joseph Browne on board the `Kinnaird' which sailed from Gravesend for Wellington Quantity: 1 volume(s) (in case folder).
Date: 11 May-16 Jun 1847 By: Gisborne, William, 1825-1898 Ref: MS-Papers-1953 Description: Includes interesting descriptions of the Maori way of life Quantity: 1 folder(s) (24 leaves; 2 leaves). 0.01 Linear Metres. Physical Description: Typescrip...
Date: 1 May 1845-4 Sep 1846 (1953) By: Wakefield, Edward Jerningham, 1820-1879 Ref: MS-2209 Description: Diary kept by E J Wakefield in London after his return from New Zealand Mentions hearing address by Barnet Burns, an English sailor who lived among East Coas...
Date: 10 Dec 1942-30 Sep 1945 By: Dawson, William Denham, 1920-1966 Ref: MS-Papers-10016 Description: Dawson describes fighting in North Africa and Italy Source of title - Supplied Quantity: 1 folder(s). 0.01 Linear Metres. Physical Description: Typescript...
Date: 1923-1924 By: Bulwer, Edgar, active 1923-1924 Ref: MS-Papers-10567 Description: Diary of a married man travelling to New Zealand from Lancashire with his wife and young children Accompanying material - Photograph of Bulwer family and p...
Date: 1837-1843 By: Best, Abel Dottin William, 1816-1845 Ref: qMS-0165-0167 Description: Journal covers voyage to and residence in NZ, 1840-1843, & NSW 1838, Norfolk Island, 1838-1840 Publication - Published in The Journal of Ensign Best / edite...
Date: 1894-1901 By: Rowe, Nicholas, 1861-1924 Ref: MS-Papers-4429 Description: The diaries give brief daily details of family and work activities. Source of title - supplied title Nicholas Rowe was born in Wanganui in 1861. His fathe...
Date: Oct-Nov 1890, 1998-1999 By: Bamford, Philip, active 1890 Ref: MS-Group-0841 Description: Transcriptions of a shipboard diary kept by Bamford who joined the `Ruapehu' at Albert Dock, London, 16 Oct 1890, arriving at the Melbourne docks in late Nov...
Date: 1917-1918 - 2017 By: McFadden, Janet, 1948- Ref: ATL-Group-00256 Description: Collection comprised of photocopy of original World War One soldier's diary (1917-1918) by Neil McAra McCorkindale and typescript of original diary (2017) by...
Date: 1 Jan-31 Dec 1945 From: Mowat, Alexander Gard, 1888-1975 : Diaries Ref: 77-155-2/01 Description: Notes farm activities, visits of friends, including Gerald Hocking and earthquake on 2 January Quantity: 1 volume(s). Physical Description: Ms
Date: 22 November 1934 - 11 February 1935 From: Donnelly, William Ian McLaren, 1901-1956 : Letters and papers Ref: MSX-9457 Description: Journal of Donnelly's visit to England in 1934, much of which was later used in his book 'Joyous Pilgrimage'. Quantity: 1 volume(s). Physical Description: ...
Date: 1903-1939 From: Pacific Manuscripts Bureau : Records of the Pacific Area Ref: Micro-MS-Coll-08-1070 Description: Diaries of Charles Banks Sep-Dec 1903, and of Charles Wigmore, owner of the Papua Plantation at Titikaveka 1918, 1920, 1923, 1925 and 1926; Te Akatauira/Guid...
Date: 1807-1864 By: Scott, Robert Thomas Charles, 1812-1875 Ref: MS-Papers-0647 Description: Journal, 1833-1835, recounting service as naval surgeon on HMS Pique including visit to Canada, correspondence and other papers while serving on HMS Vanguard...
Date: 1943, ca 1980 From: Martin, Robert Thomas, 1921-2006: Papers Ref: MS-Papers-11977-07 Description: Translation of a captured Japanese diary describing events during the Solomon Islands campaign in the Treasury Islands archipelago. Translation typed by Robe...
Date: 1870-1872, 1887-1888 By: Barker, Frederick A, active 1870-1888 Ref: Micro-MS-0827 Description: Detailed daily account of life spent in north-eastern Siberia from day of shipwreck of "Japan" in Oct 1870 until arrival in Auckland Jan 1872. He describes A...
Date: 1867-1882 By: Codrington, Robert Henry (Rev), 1830-1922 Ref: Micro-MS-0101 Description: Three journals, 1872-1875, and letters to his brother Tom reflect wide interests, including anthropology, linguistics, and natural history; describes life am...