Seddon, Richard John (Rt Hon), 1845-1906

Seddon, Dick (King), 1845-1906

Politician, premier. Mayor of Kumara, 1877; chairman of Westland County Council. Liberal Member of Parliament for Hokitika, Kumara and Westland, 1879-1906; Premier, 1893-1906. Married Louisa Jane Spotswood, with whom he had nine children. Personal papers also held at Archives New Zealand. See DNZB (Vol 2, pp447-451)

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Date: [ca 1950-1954] From: Burdon, Randal Matthews, 1896-1965 : Papers Ref: MS-Papers-0275-04 Description: Quantity: 13 volume(s). Finding Aids: Inventory available.
Date: 22 Apr 1865 From: Burdon, Randal Matthews, 1896-1965 : Papers Ref: MS-Papers-0275-11 Description: Includes photocopy letter from Seddon (22 Apr 1865); Photocopy of newsclipping; List of photographs for illustrations of King Dick and Dust jacket of King Di...
From: Burdon, Randal Matthews, 1896-1965 : Papers Ref: MS-Papers-0275-10 Description: Quantity: 1 folder(s). Finding Aids: Inventory available.
Date: 1898 By: Blomfield, William, 1866-1938; New Zealand observer and free lance (Newspaper) Ref: J-065-018 Description: New Zealand premier Richard Seddon is throwing coins labelled 'tax payers' 'good' 'red' 'gold' from a 'treasury chest' to a crowd of old people. Possibly fr...
Hiscocks, Ercildoune Frederick :Nelson Moate & Co.s teas. The secret of New Zealand's success. 1902
Date: 1902 From: Hiscocks, Ercildoune Frederick :King Dick abroad. Wellington, McKee & Co., 1902 Ref: PUBL-0201-053 Description: Richard Seddon at a farewell dinner, probably in London. He is raising a toast with a teacup inscribed with Nelson Moate's teas. He is flanked by four other...
Date: 1892 By: Glasgow, David Boyle, 7th Earl of, 1833-1915 Ref: qMS-0845 Description: Copies of telegrams and letters interchanged re failure of Seddon as Minister of Marine to make the `Hinemoa' available for a vice-regal tour of the South Is...
Date: 1967 From: Eiby, George Allison, 1918-1992 :[Wellington sketchbook]. December 1967-May 1968 Ref: E-473-f-003 Description: Seddon Memorial in the Bolton Street Cemetery. Shows figure on top of the memorial as seen above the tree tops from a path below Quantity: 1 watercolour(s)....
Date: 1970 - 1908 - 1979 By: Roy, Donald John, 1935-2008; Friends of Old St. Paul's Society Ref: E-279-q-072 Description: Photograph taken by Don Roy of the statue of an apostle on the Richard John Seddon memorial pulpit, reproduced on a Christmas card sold by the Friends of Old...
Date: [ca 1897] By: Lafayette Ltd Ref: PA7-49-13 Description: Photograph of Rt Hon Richard John Seddon standing in the steps of a large building. He is wearing a frockcoat, top hat and carrying gloves. Possibly taken on...
Sarony Studios :Photograph of the Duke and Duchess of Cornwall and York arriving at Parliament Buildings, Wellington
Date: June 1901 By: Sarony Studio (Wellington, N.Z.) Ref: PAColl-8231 Description: Photograph of the Duke and Duchess of Cornwall and York arriving at Parliament Buildings, Wellington, taken June 1901 by Sarony Studios. Prime Minister Seddo...
Date: 1910-1922 From: Cowan, James, 1870-1943 : Papers Ref: MS-Papers-11310-33 Description: Contains research notes, typewritten and handwritten waiata and newspaper clippings. Includes `A Maori love-song': Whakapukupuke ai au-e! Te roimata i aku ka...
Date: 1910 From: Smith, Maurice Crompton, 1864-1953 :[Sketchbooks] 1883-1899, 1904-1943. By: Crompton-Smith, Maurice, 1864-1953 Ref: E-300-q-2-013 Description: Shows St Andrews on The Terrace, from the front, some surrounding houses across the road and on its right, and the hills of lower Kelburn with houses and the...
Date: ca1895-1902 By: Main, William, 1934- Ref: PAColl-5819 Description: Richard John Seddon and a Liberal Cabinet, with his family, at the residence of the Earle of Crew in 1897, and being presented with a silver trophy by New Ze...
Date: 1900 By: Sears, Frederick W, active 1890s-1900s Ref: PAColl-4132 Description: Photographs of the tour made of the Pacific Islands by Richard Seddon and his wife. Includes an image of them with local people and another with the Queen of...
Reception for the All Blacks in Auckland - Photograph taken by William Beattie and Company
Date: 6 Mar 1906 From: Basham, Barbara :Photographs of New Zealand By: William Beattie & Company Ref: PAColl-4083-03 Description: Crowd gathered in Auckland on the 6th of March 1906 for the reception of the All Blacks rugby team upon their return from Great Britain. Shows Judge Edwards...
Date: [ca 1898] From: White, Amber Blanco, b 1887 :Photographs relating to William Pember Reeves By: Beattie & Sanderson (Firm) Ref: PAColl-2068-01 Description: Richard John Seddon with a group of Maori men, taken ca 1898 by Beattie & Sanderson of Auckland. Inscriptions: Photographer's title on negative - bottom cen...
Date: ca 1920s By: Robson, Edward Thomas, 1875-1953 Ref: PAColl-7554 Description: Two photographs of Bolton Street Cemetery, one showing the mortuary chapel and the other the Seddon Memorial. Photographer was E T Robson. Quantity: 2 b&w...
Date: 1892-1901 From: Australian Joint Copying Project : Miscellaneous Series microfilm By: Glasgow, David Boyle, 7th Earl of, 1833-1915 Ref: Micro-MS-Coll-20-2634-2635 Description: Selected personal and official correspondence, scrapbooks and photograph albums of Lord Glasgow with reference to his governorship of New Zealand; also inclu...
Date: 1897-1898, 1934 From: Hay, Mary Stuart Carlton, 1874-1946 : Seddon family scrapbooks and letters By: Hunter, Ashley John Barsby, 1854-1932 Ref: MSX-2583 Description: Mainly English, Australian and New Zealand newspaper cuttings. Includes cuttings relating to the Seddon's visit to England for Queen Victoria's Diamond Jubil...
Date: 1905-198- By: Turakina Māori Girls' College; Denton, Frank James, 1869-1963; Illingworth Toska Studios; Tesla Studios Ref: PAColl-2130 Description: Arrangement: Negatives at 35mm-18755 to 35mm-18793 Quantity: 62 b&w original negative(s). 14 colour original negative(s). 16 b&w original photographic print...