Wilkinson, Iris Guiver, 1906-1939

Hyde, Robin, 1906-1939, Novitia, 1906-1939

Poet, novelist, journalist. Born South Africa but came to Wellington as a baby; Attended Berhampore School and Wellington Girl's College; part-time student at Victoria University and became a journalist in Parliamentary Press Gallery; worked on various newspapers; published 10 books between 1929 and 1939 together with articles, poetry and prose; travelled in China and Hong Kong, 1938 then England; her life-long ill health and overwork contributed to her suicide in England; survived by son Derek Arden Challis. See DNZB (Vol 4, 1921-1940, p246-247, H41), where the choice of name entry is under Robin Hyde, the name by which she is better known.

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Date: 24 Aug 1948, 16 Oct 1939 From: Schroder, John Henry Erle, 1895-1980 : Papers Ref: MS-Papers-0280-11 Description: Physical Description: Typescript
Date: [1931-1972] From: Lawlor, Patrick Anthony, 1893-1979 : Further papers Ref: 86-105-071 Description: Diary extracts including one Lawlor's meeting with Derek and Elynn Challis; also introduction to `Murder by eleven/twelve' Quantity: 1 folder(s).
Date: [193-] From: Challis, Derek Arden, 1930-2021: Papers relating to Robin Hyde Ref: MS-Papers-9110-230 Description: Contains three undated letters by Nelly Wilkinson, one is possibly by Iris Wilkinson. Quantity: 1 folder(s). Physical Description: Mss
Date: 1937 By: Rawlinson, Gloria Jasmine, 1918-1995; Challis, Derek Arden, 1930-2021 Ref: E-925 Description: Sketchbook contains fragmentary pencil sketches of heads, figures, dogs, landscapes, still lifes, and the words of two poems: Page [37]: Fragments of four po...
Date: 1939, [1950?], 1965, n d From: Bertram, James, 1910-1993 : Papers of James and Jean Bertram Ref: MS-Papers-4995-1 Description: Letter from Wilkinson to Bertram, 13 April 1939, two letters from John A Lee to Bertram re Iris Wilkinson, [1950?] and two letters from Derek Challis re a pr...
Date: 2001 From: Kidman, Fiona Judith (Dame), 1940- : Papers Ref: 2003-198-90 Description: Administration file relating to quotations used on the plaques; includes correspondence and copy of report by Marjorie Cook of launching of Michael King's bi...
Date: [1930-1965] From: Lawlor, Patrick Anthony, 1893-1979 : Papers Ref: 77-067-7/26 Description: Listing of material in this sequence; letters from Derek and Elynne Challis listing and thanking Lawlor for Hyde material he loaned them; letter, Winifred Te...
Date: 23 Oct 1984 From: Stout Research Centre Oral Literary Archive Ref: OHInt-0013-055 Description: Derek Challis (the son of Robin Hyde) talks to Elizabeth Alley about Hyde's book, 'A Home in this world' Interviewer(s) - Elizabeth Alley Arrangement: Tape...
Date: [ca 1910s-1980s] By: Challis, Derek Arden, 1930-2021 Ref: PA-Group-00226 Description: Photographs relating to Robin Hyde and her circle. Include publicity portraits and photographs taken in England. Also comprises photographs taken in China i...
Date: [ca 1910s-1930s] From: Challis, Derek Arden, 1930-2021: Photographs relating to Robin Hyde Ref: PA1-o-1400 Description: Photographs relating to Robin Hyde and her circle. Includes photographs of her mother, sisters and of her son Derek. Quantity: 1 album(s). Physical Descrip...
Date: 1963-1965 From: Scott, Margaret Allan, 1928-2014: Papers Ref: MS-Papers-9733-042 Description: Papers relating to a proposed account of life and work of Robin Hyde, to be published by Twayne Publishers, New York for students. Includes letters from othe...
Date: [ca 1935-1983] From: Goodwin, Jack William, 1916-1983 : Papers Ref: MS-Papers-2423-2 Description: Contains correspondence from Alan Mulgan, Charles Nalden, Eric Ramsden, Rosemary Rees and Iris Wilkinson (Robin Hyde). Includes a poem titled `The Desert' by...
Date: [ca 1920s-1930s] From: Challis, Derek Arden, 1930-2021: Photographs relating to Robin Hyde Ref: PA1-o-1401 Description: Photographs relating to Robin Hyde and her circle: parents, family and friends. Includes photographs taken in Australia, Picton and the grounds of Queen Mary...
Date: 8 Aug-7 Sep 1939 From: Lilburn, Douglas Gordon, 1915-2001 : Papers By: Lilburn, Douglas Gordon, 1915-2001; Wilkinson, Iris Guiver, 1906-1939; Curnow, Thomas Allen Monro, 1911-2001; Whitman, Walt, 1819-1892 Ref: fMS-Papers-2483-057 Description: Full score of the choral work written in blue ink in Lilburn's hand and case bound covered in green cloth. The front end-papers have been stamped 'New Zealan...
Date: 1992 From: Kidman, Fiona Judith (Dame), 1940- : Papers Ref: MS-Papers-6129-04 Description: Non-fiction writings and related correspondence Other Titles - Adapting Robin Hyde Other Titles - The Book I am giving everyone for Christmas Other Titles -...
Date: 19 Aug 1938 By: Mirror Publishing Company Ltd Ref: MS-Papers-3277 Description: Quantity: 1 folder(s) (3 leaves). 0.01 Linear Metres. Physical Description: Typescript
Date: [1927-1983] By: Dalton, Muriel, active 1975-1999 Ref: MS-Papers-6541 Description: Comprises a collection of letters given to Dalton in 1967, to which further letters were added in 1968; draft letter from Dalton to Lawlor and reply; and let...
Date: 1934-1940 From: Stowell, Henry Matthew, 1859-1944 :Papers Ref: MS-Papers-0062-60 Description: Includes Native Land Court documents of the Wellington region; newspaper cuttings dealing with major and minor issues of the period including the Report of t...
Date: 25 Nov 1938 From: Verry, Horace Leslie, 1916-1996 : Letter and article Ref: MS-Papers-6813 Description: Letter from Robin Hyde in Kent, also signed Iris Wilkinson, and with a New Zealand House contact address, in response to one from Verry regarding a possible ...
Date: Aug 1934, Nov 1935 From: Schroder, John Henry Erle, 1895-1980 : Papers Ref: MS-Papers-0280-06 Description: [These letters were numbered, dated and annotated by Mr Schroder] Quantity: 1 folder(s).