Kauraka, Kauraka, 1951-1997 : Papers

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 Manihiki Island origin, records of the Manihiki Island Council and of the Cook Islands Library and Museum Society, genealogies and personal diaries

Source of title - Supplied

Relationship complexity - Extensive recordings of Cook Island traditions by Kauraka are held in the Library's Oral History Centre (OHColl-0069). Photographs received from the Kauraka Kauraka estate are held in the Photographic Archive.

Quantity: 195 folder(s). 2 volume(s). 600 kilobyte(s). 3.72 Linear Metres.

Physical Description: Holographs, mss, typescripts, printed matter

Transfers: To Oral History Collection - Interview with Mata Tarvia about Ngati Uritaua Vaka Project, with transcript and covering letter, by Dr Jeffrey Sissons, 1992 (OHColl-0069) - To Photographic Archive - Photographs of church ceremony, in envelope labelled `Ezekiel, m Tepania b. 23/9/96', from folder 98-022-3/11.

Some of the poetry illustrated with sketches by various artists

Processing information: Papers are being processed, and not all items are yet described

Access restrictions
Partly restricted material - Personal genealogies received from Kauraka Kauraka in 1990 (part of series 2) are embargoed until the end of 2040 and work diaries received from him in 1996 (part of series 1) are embargoed until August 2046. Access to other diaries and genealogical material in series 1 and 2 requires the written permission of the family of Kauraka Kauraka. Series 3 is unrestricted.
Format
195 folder(s), 2 volume(s), 600 kilobyte(s), 3.72 Linear Metres, Research notes, Diaries, Transcriptions (Documents), Minutes (Records), Personal correspondence, Poetry, Essays, Electronic records (Digital records), Manuscripts, Holographs, mss, typescripts, printed matter, Illustration: Some of the poetry illustrated with sketches by various artists
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Date: n d, 1988 From: Kauraka, Kauraka, 1951-1997 : Papers Ref: 98-022-6/19 Description: Includes thesis on Mangaian religion by Papa Aratangi; `The Charter for Rebellion in Rotuman Myth' by Alan Howard. Quantity: 1 folder(s). Physical Descript...
Date: n d, 1983 From: Kauraka, Kauraka, 1951-1997 : Papers Ref: 98-022-6/10 Description: Contains correspondence and copies of research by Savage Quantity: 1 folder(s). Physical Description: Mss (photocopied), typescripts (some photocopied), pr...
Date: 1992-1997 From: Kauraka, Kauraka, 1951-1997 : Papers Ref: 98-022-6/04 Description: Includes material on constitutional celebrations, a biography of Kauraka and an article on the music of Manihiki by Kauraka. Quantity: 1 folder(s). Physica...
Date: 1943-1944, 1955, 1961 From: Kauraka, Kauraka, 1951-1997 : Papers Ref: 98-022-7/17 Description: Contains notes by Mana Samuela Ariki labelled `The Polynesian Society / Pacific Cook Islands / Bishop Museum / Rarotongan' and copy of `Cook Island Origin of...
Date: [ca 1991] From: Kauraka, Kauraka, 1951-1997 : Papers Ref: 91-117-1 Description: Quantity: 1 folder(s). Physical Description: Typescript
Date: 20 Jun-10 Jul 1995 From: Kauraka, Kauraka, 1951-1997 : Papers Ref: MSX-4277 Description: Quantity: 1 volume(s).
Date: 12 Jul-30 Jul 1995 From: Kauraka, Kauraka, 1951-1997 : Papers Ref: MSX-4278 Description: Quantity: 1 volume(s).
Date: 1991 From: Kauraka, Kauraka, 1951-1997 : Papers Ref: MSX-5798 Description: Title continues:`...archaeology in the northern Cook Islands' (Department of Archaeology and Ethnology, Keio University, Tokyo, Japan, 1991) Quantity: 1 fol...
Date: 1884-1937 From: Kauraka, Kauraka, 1951-1997 : Papers Ref: 98-022-5/03 Description: Quantity: 1 folder(s). Physical Description: Mss (photocopy)
Date: 1993-1994 From: Kauraka, Kauraka, 1951-1997 : Papers Ref: 98-022-3/13 Description: Folder had title 'Manihiki'. Contains correspondence about publications, and funding, re traditional narratives; notes on Atiu Historical Research Team, an...