Brooke-White, Julia, 1942-: Photographs

Date
Apr 1953-Dec 1954, 1962, 1964-1965, 1977-1987, Nov 1990, 1992, 1996, 2000-2003, 2008
By
Brooke-White, Julia Stace, 1942-
Ref
PA-Group-00421
Description

Collection comprises:

Photographs of art nouveau joinery designed by Wellington architects, Crichton and McKay, in 1909 for C H Dickerson of `Brentwood,' Karori Wellington. Photographed by Julia Brooke-White for the Alexander Turnbull Library in November 1990.

Photographs of Festivals of Pacific Arts 1992, 1996, 2000, 2008, taken by Julia Brooke-White.

Prints and negatives for a book, `Every Kitchen tells a Story' written by Clare de Lore, and published by Harper Collins, Auckland, New Zealand, in 2000.

Photographs (album, negatives and prints) relating to Raoul Island in the Kermadec Islands and of Department of Conservation volunteers and paid workers, mainly carrying out meteorological observations there, from 1953 to 2003. Includes negatives which show art works which were the basis of a series of wall plaques around the living room walls of the workers' hostel on Raoul Island.

Photographs taken 1977-1987 in Fiji including events, boats, buildings, industries, people, and activities. Also includes photographs taken in New Zealand of personalities, Crescent Engineering business, 2003, and Nambassa Festival 1979.

Three photographs of of the hall at `Brentwood' taken by Harold Hislop in 1910, and showing this joinery in it original position, can be found in album PA1-f-29, pages 24 and 25.

In ca 1979 `Brentwood' was demolished. Joinery installed in 1909 was sold at Dunbar Sloans Auction House soon after. Malcolm Sheffield bought it and installed some of it in his Oriental Bay house in 1990 which is where these photographs were taken.

Photographs of Raoul Island were taken while Julia Brooke White was there as a volunteer in 2001, and as a paid worker from 2002 to 2003.

Accompanying material - See back file under 'Brooke-White, Julia Stace', in Photographic Archive for further details about this collection. Includes photocopies of articles about the Festivals, many of which feature Julia Brooke-White's photographs. Also includes notes on the Raoul Island wall plaques (including individual titles) which are the subject of the negatives.

Title supplied by Library.

Drawings and prints holds plans made by Wellington architects Crichton and McKay, for the joinery for the new `Brentwood' interiors. These plans include plans and elevations of the whole house as well. Drawings and Prints reference is Plans-93-0274.

Quantity: 4 b&w copy negative(s) 4"x 5". 8 colour copy transparency/ies 4" x 5". 2223 colour original transparency/ies. 607 b&w original negative(s) 35mm strips comprising 2338 images. 42 colour original negative(s) 35mm strips comprising 62 images. 750 b&w original photographic print(s). 1 colour original photographic print(s). 4 digital print(s) 2 black and white, 2 coloured. 1 album(s). 1228 photograph(s). 1643 colour original transparency/ies.

Physical Description: Film negatives, transparencies, photographic prints

Processing information: The 2020 accession is awaiting processing.

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4 b&w copy negative(s) 4"x 5", 8 colour copy transparency/ies 4" x 5", 2223 colour original transparency/ies, 607 b&w original negative(s) 35mm strips comprising 2338 images, 42 colour original negative(s) 35mm strips comprising 62 images, 750 b&w original photographic print(s), 1 colour original photographic print(s), 4 digital print(s) 2 black and white, 2 coloured, 1 album(s), 1228 photograph(s), 1643 colour original transparency/ies, Photographs, Film negatives, transparencies, photographic prints
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Date: 20 July-2 August 2008 From: Brooke-White, Julia, 1942-: Photographs Ref: PA12-7308 Description: Maori Cultural group `Whangara-mai-Tawhiti' performing, and participants from Fiji at the 10th Festival of Pacific Arts, Pago Pago, American Samoa. Photogra...
Date: 8-23 September 1996 From: Brooke-White, Julia, 1942-: Photographs Ref: PA12-7277 Description: Particpants from Uvea/Wallis Island at the 7th Festival of Pacific Arts, Apia, Samoa. Photographed by Julia Brook-White from 8-23 September 1996. Source of...
Date: 20 July-2 August 2008 From: Brooke-White, Julia, 1942-: Photographs Ref: PA12-7318 Description: Food and Farm Fair 2008, and closing ceremony, 10th Festival of Pacific Arts, Pago Pago, American Samoa. Photographed by Julia Brooke-White from 20 July to ...
Date: 8-23 September 1996 From: Brooke-White, Julia, 1942-: Photographs Ref: PA12-7273 Description: Particpants from Tikopia and Tokelau at the 7th Festival of Pacific Arts, Apia, Samoa. Photographed by Julia Brook-White from 8-23 September 1996. Source o...
Date: 23 October-3 November, 2000 From: Brooke-White, Julia, 1942-: Photographs Ref: PA12-7298 Description: Poindimie commune, and participants from Palau at the 8th Festival of Pacific Arts, Noumea, New Caledonia. Photographed by Julia Brook-White from 23 October...
Date: 20 July-2 August 2008 From: Brooke-White, Julia, 1942-: Photographs Ref: PA12-7329 Description: Participants from Solomon Islands, and Tonga at the 10th Festival of Pacific Arts, Pago Pago, American Samoa. Photographed by Julia Brooke-White from 20 Jul...
Date: 23 October-3 November, 2000 From: Brooke-White, Julia, 1942-: Photographs Ref: PA12-7287 Description: Particpants from New Zealand (Maori), and American Samoa, at the 8th Festival of Pacific Arts, Noumea, New Caledonia. Photographed by Julia Brook-White from...
Date: 23 October-3 November, 2000 From: Brooke-White, Julia, 1942-: Photographs Ref: PA12-7288 Description: Particpants from New Zealand (Maori), at the 8th Festival of Pacific Arts, Noumea, New Caledonia. Included are jewelery, sculpture, and pottery. Photograph...
Date: 23 October-3 November, 2000 From: Brooke-White, Julia, 1942-: Photographs Ref: PA12-7296 Description: People,opening ceremony, and views of Noumea, 8th Festival of Pacific Arts, Noumea, New Caledonia. Photographed by Julia Brook-White from 23 October to 3 No...
Date: 8-23 September 1996 From: Brooke-White, Julia, 1942-: Photographs Ref: PA12-7258 Description: Art works. Views of the festival village area, Apia. These include the Government building. Traditional Samoan houses. A general view of the village. Pe...