Fraser, Peter (Rt Hon), 1884-1950

Labourer, trade unionist, journalist, politician, prime minister. Labour Member of Parliament for Wellington Central 1918-1946, and for Brooklyn 1946-1950. Minister of Education 1935-1949; Chairman of the War Cabinet 1940-1945. Prime Minister 1940-1949. Personal papers held at Archives New Zealand. See DNZB (Vol 4, pp182-186)

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Date: May 1936 From: New Zealand Department of Education :Photographs of schools By: New Zealand. Department of Education Ref: PAColl-2825 Description: Arrangement: Negatives housed at 1/4-103969 to 103970 Quantity: 1 b&w original photographic print(s) etc. Physical Description: Print 124 x 206 mm on mount...
Date: [ca 1981] From: Bassett, Michael Edward Rainton (Dr), 1938- :Photographs Ref: 35mm-99124-F Description: Negative with two images of Fearn Abbey, Ross-shire, and surrounding area. Photographer unidentified. Image part of research for Michael Bassett's biography ...
Peter Fraser talking to the family of Second Lieutenant Moana-nui-a-kiwa Ngarimu at Whakarua Park, Ruatoria
Date: 6 October 1943 From: New Zealand. Department of Internal Affairs. War History Branch :Photographs relating to World War 1914-1918, World War 1939-1945, occupation of Japan, Korean War, and Malayan Emergency Ref: 1/2-061856-F Description: Photographer unidentified Quantity: 1 b&w copy negative(s). Physical Description: Film negative
Date: 1940 - 1949 Ref: Eph-A-MAORI-1940s Description: Includes: 1940s?: Sheet of pins. New Zealand has a "charm" of its own [describing tiki] Memorial service for members of the Maori Battalion and thanksgiving...
Peter Fraser and a group of World War II veterans, at Ruatoria
Date: 1943 From: Evening post (Newspaper. 1865-2002) :Photographic negatives and prints of the Evening Post newspaper Ref: PAColl-5927-33 Description: Peter Fraser congratulating Lieutenant Colonel Charles Moihi Bennett on his decoration with the Distinguished Service Order at Ruatoria in 1943. Others in th...
New Zealand Prime Minister Peter Fraser with C A Berendsen, and C A Jeffery, before their departure overseas - Photograph taken by Stewart and White Ltd
Date: [ca 19 May 1941] From: New Zealand. Department of Internal Affairs. War History Branch :Photographs relating to World War 1914-1918, World War 1939-1945, occupation of Japan, Korean War, and Malayan Emergency By: Stewart and White Ltd Ref: PAColl-5547-051 Description: New Zealand Prime Minister Peter Fraser with C A Berendsen, and C A Jeffery, before their departure overseas. Photograph taken in Auckland, circa 19 May 1941...
Date: 1946 Ref: Eph-C-NZ-LABOUR-1946-01 Description: Tabloid-sized folded pamphlet shows on the front page a head and shoulders portrait of prime minister Peter Fraser urging the public to vote Labour. The insi...
Date: 1940-2007 By: Bassett, Michael Edward Rainton (Sir Hon Dr), 1938- Ref: PA-Group-00811 Description: Photographs collected by Michael Bassett, ca 1981-2007. Cheifly relating to his biographies of the Myers family and Prime Minister Peter Fraser. Source of t...
Date: 1926-1963 From: Woodhead, Jean Constance, 1901-1978:Photographs relating to Plunket Society and Karitane nursing By: Ginders, C A, active 1940s; McCusker, Gordon John, 1892-1966; Otago daily times (Newspaper); Valerie Studios (Wellington, N.Z.) Ref: PA1-o-1862 Description: Black photograph album relating to the nursing career of Jean Constance Woodhead as nurse, matron and nursing advisor in Karitane and Plunket hospitals in Du...
Date: 1996 From: King, Michael (Dr), 1945-2004 : Papers Ref: MS-Papers-8752-031 Description: Papers cover material relating to the Chatham Islands Moriori; the abandonment of the biography of Peter Fraser; progress on the Janet Frame biography; revie...
Date: [Circa 1941] From: New Zealand. Department of Internal Affairs. War History Branch :Photographs relating to World War 1914-1918, World War 1939-1945, occupation of Japan, Korean War, and Malayan Emergency By: McIntyre, Peter, 1910-1995 Ref: PA1-q-287 Description: Official photographs from World War II, very few of which have captions. General Freyberg is seen in many images, with different groups of officers and soldi...
Date: 1997 From: King, Michael (Dr), 1945-2004 : Papers Ref: MS-Papers-8752-032 Description: Correspondence with family, friends, colleagues and publishers; obituaries, speeches; papers re travel to Britain and USA as part of research for the Janet F...
Date: 1939-1945 From: New Zealand. Department of Internal Affairs. War History Branch :Photographs relating to World War 1914-1918, World War 1939-1945, occupation of Japan, Korean War, and Malayan Emergency By: McIntyre, Peter, 1910-1995 Ref: PA1-q-295 Description: Photographs of New Zealand military personnel serving in the Middle East and Egypt during World War 2, 1939-1945, taken by various photographers and compiled...
Date: 1949 By: R E Owen (Firm) Ref: Eph-A-DEFENCE-1949-02 Description: Pamphlet gives the views of Prime Minister Peter Fraser and Leader of the Opposition Sid Holland. Both support compulsory military training, for social benef...
Date: 1941-1945 From: New Zealand. Department of Internal Affairs. War History Branch :Photographs relating to World War 1914-1918, World War 1939-1945, occupation of Japan, Korean War, and Malayan Emergency Ref: PAColl-4161-01-219 Description: Assortment of photographs (mainly captioned) of General Freyberg in the Middle East, Greece, Crete, Italy and London. Also a series of photographs taken duri...
Date: February to March 1939 By: Deste, Eileen, 1909-1986 Ref: PA1-o-472 Description: Contains photographs of the construction of the Social Security and Health Departments building which took place from 7th February 1939 to 23 March 1939. Th...
Date: February-March 1939 By: James, H P, active 1988; Deste, Eileen, 1909-1986 Ref: PA1-q-331 Description: Contains photographs of the construction of the Social Security Health Department building which took place from 7 February to 23 March 1939. Includes photo...
Date: [1942] From: Coates, Joseph Gordon, 1878-1943 : Papers Ref: MS-Papers-1785-223 Description: Inward and outward correspondence; most correspondents identified and entered in the Name field. Includes several letters relating to the appointment of Wing...
Date: [1943] From: Coates, Joseph Gordon, 1878-1943 : Papers Ref: MS-Papers-1785-229 Description: Most correspondents entered in the Name field Quantity: 1 folder(s).
Date: 1939 From: Coates, Joseph Gordon, 1878-1943 : Papers Ref: MS-Papers-1785-202 Description: Identified correspondents entered in the Name field; includes letters from [?] Trevor Withers who described himself as `Your affectionate son'; a list of sup...