Wilson, Geoffry Burns, 1904-1977 : Papers

Date
1818-1968
By
Wilson, Geoffry Burns, 1904-1977
Ref
MS-Papers-1003
Description

Papers include correspondence concerning history and exploration of the Tararua Ranges, correspondence of tramping clubs in the areas, files on huts and wildlife in the Tararuas and printed material (mainly newspaper cuttings)

There are also notes on the history of Wilson's (NZ), Portland Cement Ltd and family history.

Further papers relating to the Federated Mountain Clubs, Tararua Tramping Club and John Pascoe; sample files are Nomenclature - Tararua District; Meetings - AGMs of other clubs; Pascoe - Tararua tramping; FMC newsletters; Huts and tracks - Waerenga; Easter 1933 - Hill & Co search; Accidents; Search parties (various names, including Philip Temple); and other topics

Source of title - Supplied title

Wilson was long-standing member of Tararua Tramping Club.

Quantity: 58 folder(s). 0.58 Linear Metres.

Physical Description: Holograph, mss, typescripts and printed matter (some photocopies)

Finding Aids: Paper inventory which was previously available in reading room was removed on 4 December 2014 as it contained no extra information. A copy is available in the staff backfile..

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58 folder(s), 0.58 Linear Metres, Personal correspondence, Reports, Minutes (Records), Essays, Clippings, Cartoons (Commentary), Manuscripts, Holograph, mss, typescripts and printed matter (some photocopies)
There are 95 items in total.
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There are 95 items in this group.
Date: 1939 From: Wilson, Geoffry Burns, 1904-1977 : Papers Ref: MS-Papers-1003-06 Description: Contains a newspaper article, and a hand-written copy of this article, with regard to a hiking trip in search of the lake Hapua-Korari in the Tararua Ranges ...
Date: n d From: Wilson, Geoffry Burns, 1904-1977 : Papers Ref: MS-Papers-1003-53 Description: Quantity: 1 folder(s).
Date: 1931-1943 From: Wilson, Geoffry Burns, 1904-1977 : Papers Ref: MS-Papers-1003-02 Description: Contains newspaper clippings, extracts from published books and correspondence dealing with the location and use of Maori tracks in the Tararua Ranges Quant...
Date: [ca 1968] From: Wilson, Geoffry Burns, 1904-1977 : Papers Ref: MS-Papers-1003-57 Description: Includes family history and printed material concerning John Wilson and Company Ltd Quantity: 1 folder(s). Provenance: Donor/Lender/Vendor - Donated in 1968
Date: n d From: Wilson, Geoffry Burns, 1904-1977 : Papers Ref: MS-Papers-1003-29 Description: Quantity: 1 folder(s).
Date: 1933 From: Wilson, Geoffry Burns, 1904-1977 : Papers Ref: 78-103-1/04 Description: Quantity: 1 folder(s) (file).
Date: n d From: Wilson, Geoffry Burns, 1904-1977 : Papers Ref: MS-Papers-1003-33 Description: Quantity: 1 folder(s).
Date: 1955 From: Wilson, Geoffry Burns, 1904-1977 : Papers Ref: 78-103-1/15 Description: Quantity: 1 folder(s) (file).
Date: 1934-1935 From: Wilson, Geoffry Burns, 1904-1977 : Papers Ref: 78-103-2/09 Description: Quantity: 1 folder(s) (file).
Date: 1937-1941 From: Wilson, Geoffry Burns, 1904-1977 : Papers Ref: 78-103-2/15 Description: Quantity: 1 folder(s) (file).