Scrimgeour, Colin Graham, 1903-1987

Scrim, Uncle, 1903-1987, Uncle Scrim, 1903-1987

Methodist missioner and radio broadcaster in the 1930s; later Controller of the National Commercial Broadcasting Service, broadcasting and television service consultant in China and entrepreneur for a number of business enterprises. Son of John Graham and Rubina Maud Scrimgeour. See DNZB Vol 4, p465-466. Story and photograph published in NZ Free Lance, 9 Jul 1930 & 22 Jun 1932

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Date: 1930-1953 From: New Zealand Free Lance : Photographic prints and negatives Ref: PAColl-0785-1-146 Description: Photographs taken for publication in NZ Free Lance between 1930 and 1953. Includes two photographs taken at Bradshaw-Holland wedding, 1951; bride & groom (Jo...
Date: 1941 By: Scrimgeour, Colin Graham, 1903-1987; Hartley, Margaret Joan, active 1987-2001 Ref: Curios-030-057 Description: The microphone stand was part of the original microphone on which Colin Scrimgeour presented many of his "Friendly Road" broadcasts at 1ZB, from 1935 or 1936...
Date: 1930s From: Scrimgeour, P :Albums and photographs relating to Reverend Colin Scrimgeour Ref: PA1-o-1023 Description: Dr Harold Pettit and others deep sea fishing. One of the boats is named Valhalla and there are many photographes of the catch hung up for viewing Quantity:...
Date: 1976 Ref: Eph-A-DOWNSTAGE-1976 Description: Includes: Ticket folder March 1976, and two typescript fliers for "Miss Julie"; "Songs to Uncle Scrim" and "Sweet nothin's". "Absurd person singular", by Ala...
Colin Graham Scrimgeour, also known as Uncle Scrim
Date: [ca 1938] By: Crombie, Dorothy Mignon, 1895-1987 Ref: 1/2-135748-F Description: Colin Graham Scrimgeour, also known as Uncle Scrim, seated in front of a 2ZB radio microphone. Taken by 'Dorothy' circa 1938. Quantity: 1 b&w original negat...
Date: 1938 From: Coates, Joseph Gordon, 1878-1943 : Papers Ref: MS-Papers-1785-198 Description: Quantity: 1 folder(s).
Date: 1935-1957 From: Roth, Herbert Otto, 1917-1994: Collected papers, personal papers, photographs and ephemera Ref: 94-106-20/02 Description: Quantity: 1 folder(s).
Date: 1971 - 01 Jan 1971 From: Interviews for Biography of J G Coates By: Sutch, William Ball (Dr), 1907-1975; Scrimgeour, Colin Graham, 1903-1987; Armstrong, Tim, active 1971 Ref: OHInt-0191/11 Description: Access Contact - see oral history librarian Venue - Auckland Interviewer(s) - J M Barr Venue - Various Arrangement: Tape numbers - OHC-000246 Quantity: 1 ...
Date: 12 October 1975 - 12 Oct 1975 From: Scrimgeour, Colin Graham, 1903-1987 : Sound recordings Ref: OHInt-0192/07 Description: Access Contact - see oral history librarian Quantity: 1 C60 cassette(s). 1 event(s). Finding Aids: Abstract Available - no abstract(s) available.
Date: 1936 - 1940 From: Various artists :[Original and printed political cartoons by A S Paterson, John H Gilmour ("Pax"), N H McIntyre ("M"), Loney, Charles Haines, Morrison, Jayem, Barns Graham, and others. 1935-1940s]. By: Paterson, Alan Stuart, 1902-1968 Ref: A-129-032 Description: Cartoon shows prime minister Michael Joseph Savage driving a very large loaded vehicle called "Squandermania", with its sign reading "Eat, drink & be merry"...
Date: [1830-1950] From: Alexander Turnbull Library : Miscellaneous items transferred from Printed Collections Ref: MS-Papers-6005 Description: Includes invitation to Herbert Corder's lecture on `Militarism and international relationship' and notes re this (10 Jul 1911, Christchurch); photographs of ...
Date: 1932 From: Scrimgeour, P :Albums and photographs relating to Reverend Colin Scrimgeour By: Scrimgeour, Colin Graham, 1903-1987 Ref: PA1-o-1022 Description: Photographs of Auckland City and some of its details. These include towers on well known buildings, Mission Bay, and animals in the Auckland Zoo, and child...
Date: 1925 - 1935 By: Scrimgeour, Colin Graham, 1903-1987; Scrimgeour, Gary J, active 1950-2000 Ref: Curios-029-033 Description: Wooden box with sliding lid and attached plaque, inscribed: "Presented to Rev C G Scrimgeour in appreciation of practical interest in "Takahe", J A Thomson, ...
Date: [193-] From: MacKay, Ian Keith, 1907-1986 : Papers relating to broadcasting Ref: 83-001-1/02 Description: 1930s notes. Topics include: Commercial broadcasting in NZ - Basis, construction & operation, The announcer, The press, The listener; The jamming of 1ZB; Th...
Date: [1981-1988] From: Scrimgeour, Gary J, fl 1950-2000 : Papers relating to Colin Scrimgeour Ref: MS-Papers-7289-3 Description: Letters from Pamela Scrimgeour to Gary Scrimgeour written from Woodlands, and Laingholm; also includes copies of letters from Trevor J Constable to Gary Scri...
Date: 1938-2001 By: Scrimgeour, Gary J, active 1950-2000 Ref: MS-Group-1052 Description: Letter on Radio 2ZB letterhead, dated Aug 1938, from Colin Scrimgeour addressed to `Dear friend' in reply to a letter from a radio listener; photocopy of `Ri...
Date: 9 Oct 1938 Ref: MSD16-0079 Description: Quantity: 1 16" disc(s).
Date: [1973-1977] From: King, Michael (Dr), 1945-2004 : Papers Ref: 85-080-05/12 Description: Includes note from Scrim and correspondence Quantity: 1 folder(s).
Date: 1943 From: Wellington Cooperative Book Society Ltd :Records Ref: MS-Papers-1122-05 Description: Also includes breakdown of books order by subject, plan for the loan of pictures and financial reports Quantity: 1 folder(s). Finding Aids: See inventory f...
Date: [n d] From: A H & A W Reed Ltd : Author files and book proofs Ref: 89-110-16 Description: Files include: Roxburgh, J; Salvation Army; Salter, Barrington, Mantell, Annette; Sanders, James; Sargeson, Frank; Say, Jim; Scanlan, Mike; Schamroth, Jeremy...