Smithyman, William Kendrick, 1922-1995

Melmoth, Angus (Pseudonym), 1922-1995, Smithyman, Ken, 1922-1995, Smithyman, Kendrick, 1922-1995

Poet, teacher, literary critic, university tutor. Born Te Kopuru; married (1) 1946 Isobel Mary Stanley, 3 sons; (2) 1981 Margaret Ann Edgcumbe; educated Seddon Memorial Tech., Auckland Teachers Training College, University of Auckland; Served with New Zealand Artillery, RNZAF, 1941-1945; teacher 1946-1963; Auckland University 1963-1987; OBE 1990; Commonwealth Literature Fellow 1986; 11 books of poetry 1946-1987; died Auckland. [obit. Ev. Post 11 Jan 1996]. Dictionary of New Zealand Biography http://www.dnzb.govt.nz/dnzb/. Used the name Angus Melmoth sometimes when writing journalism.

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Date: 1984 From: Platts, Una, 1908-2005 :[Portraits of Auckland writers] / Una Platts. 1984. By: Platts, Una, 1908-2005 Ref: B-017-031 Description: Shows head and shoulder portrait of the writer. Inscriptions: Recto - bottom right - UNA PLATTS / 1984 Quantity: 1 drawing(s). Physical Description: Conte...
Date: 1939-1980 From: Joseph, Michael Kennedy, 1914-1981 : Papers Ref: MS-Papers-6678-012 Description: Quantity: 1 folder(s). Physical Description: Mss and typescripts
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Date: 1972-1974 From: Hoggard, Noel Farr, 1913-1979 : Papers Ref: 75-184-02/15 Description: Annotated typescript copy for issue 81 of 'Arena' literary magazine, published in 1974 Quantity: 1 folder(s).
Date: 1972 From: Hoggard, Noel Farr, 1913-1979 : Papers Ref: 75-184-02/12 Description: Annotated typescript copy for issue 78 of 'Arena' literary magazine, published in 1972 Quantity: 1 folder(s).
Date: Sep 1948-Dec 1948 From: Hoggard, Noel Farr, 1913-1979 : Papers Ref: 75-184-06/13 Description: Quantity: 1 folder(s).
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