Reeves, William Pember, 1857-1932

Pember Reeves, William, 1857-1932

Politician, historian, poet, high commissioner, banker. Became editor of his father's weekly paper, the Canterbury Times, in 1885. He was Liberal Member of Parliament 1887-1895 for St Albans and then the City of Christchurch. From 1891 he held portfolios for Education, Justice and Labour. In 1889 he also became editor of the Lyttelton Times. Was High Commissioner to London 1896-1908. Wrote several works including `Some Historical notes of communism and socialism' and 'The Long white cloud - Ao Tea Roa'(1898) a history of New Zealand. Personal papers held at Archives New Zealand, Wellington. See DNZB (Vol 2, pp411-414)

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Date: 1895-1908 By: Reeves, William Pember, 1857-1932 Ref: Micro-MS-0182 Description: Quantity: 1 microfilm reel(s) positive (ca 300 pages).
Date: 1883-1955 From: Australian Joint Copying Project : Miscellaneous Series microfilm Ref: Micro-MS-Coll-20-2925 Description: Quantity: 1 microfilm reel(s).
William Pember Reeves
Date: [ca 1890s] From: Original photographic prints and postcards from file print collection, Box 2 By: White, Amber Blanco, 1887- Ref: PAColl-5584-24 Description: A portrait of William Pember Reeves Was a Member of Parliament from 1887 to 1895 representing St Albans and later the City of Christchurch. From 1891 held v...
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Date: [ca 1892-1919] By: Montgomery, William Hugh, 1866-1958 Ref: qMS-1382 Description: Newspaper clippings and political cartoons mainly dealing with the Liberal administration, 1891-1912 Source of title - Supplied title Quantity: 1 volume(s)...
Date: 22 Jan 1896-15 Feb 1897 By: Stanley, Norman Litchfield, 1872- Ref: MS-Papers-2363 Description: Letters written by the Rev Thomas Litchfield Stanley, an Anglican clergyman, to his son, Norman, who was serving in the Royal Navy in the Mediterranean, Icel...
Date: 1865-? By: Reeves family Ref: MS-1814 Description: `Pember Reeves Risinghome [sic] Opawa' on fly-leaf. `A.E.R.' gold-stamped on cover. (Annabel Ellen Reeves, W Pember Reeves' sister?) Many of the birthday ent...
Schourup, Peter, 1837-1887 (Photographer) : William Pember Reeves
Date: [ca 1887] By: Schourup, Peter, 1837-1887 Ref: 1/2-091025-F Description: William Pember Reeves, circa 1887, photographed by Peter Schourup. Quantity: 1 b&w original negative(s). Physical Description: Film copy negative from a ca...
Date: Jan-Jul 1891 From: Atkinson, Harry Albert (Sir), 1831-1892 : Papers Ref: MS-Papers-0091-030 Description: Quantity: 1 folder(s). Finding Aids: Piece-level inventory.
Date: 1905-1906 From: Rolleston, William, 1831-1903 : Papers Ref: 77-248-12/2 Description: Identifiable correspondents entered in name field. Includes a copy of the will of William Rolleston's sister, Margaret Frances Rolleston and letter re her es...
Date: 22 May 1906 From: Hall-Jones, William (Sir), 1851-1936 :Papers Ref: MS-Papers-5755-64 Description: Desptch sent by Colonial Office to the Governor, Lord Plunkett, with copy of a letter to W P Reeves, all concerned with the possible annexation of Tonga Ot...
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Members of John Ballance's Cabinet
Date: 1892 Ref: 1/2-002461-F Description: Members of John Ballance's Cabinet in 1892. From left to right, front row: Richard John Seddon, John Ballance, Patrick Alphonsus Buckley, and Joseph Ward. Ba...
John Ballance and his Cabinet
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Date: [ca 1950-1960] From: Burdon, Randal Matthews, 1896-1965 : Papers Ref: 76-192-1/15 Description: Articles, lectures and radio talks, mainly on biography and New Zealand history; includes `People who counted, 1900-1950', `The Indian army', `Political surv...
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