Wellington College (Wellington, N.Z.)

State boys college off Dufferin Street, Mt Victoria, near the Basin Reserve, Wellington. Established in 1863.

East School - Original wooden gothic building on the present site of Wellington College. Central block and west wing built 1874; east wing added in 1883; spire removed in 1909; building demolished in 1931.

West School - Brick building on the western side of the college grounds. Tender accepted October 1907; building completed 1908; demolished 1969. Architects were Penty and Blake.

Firth House - Boarding house of Wellington College, Wellington, New Zealand, built 1924.

Memorial Hall - Assembly and war memorial hall, Wellington College, Wellinton City. Foundation stone laid 3 September 1926; opened 2 March 1928; demolished 1968.

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Date: 1986 - 1987 Ref: Eph-C-CALENDAR-1987 Description: Includes calendars: Camp and Cabin Association of New Zealand (Inc.) 1987-1988 [Calendar] (2 copies) Raymond Ching. The 1987 New Zealand bird calendar. SeTo ...
Date: 1862 - 1955 From: The Graham Bookplate Collection; bookplates collected by David H Graham. [1500-1950s] By: Abraham, H C, active 1952; Aris, Bernard Ford, 1887-1977; Bensemann, Leo Vernon, 1912-1986; Booty, Fred, active 1909; Chart, J Rudkin, active 1900s; Croll, Donald G, active 1936; Holloway, Ronald, 1909-2003; Lambert, L T, active 1945; Percy, William Stratford, 1872-1946; Ramage, Donald James, 1923-2009; Wakelin, W G, active 1880s?; Williams, Llewellyn Edwin, 1884-1967; Wiseman, Hilda Alexandra, 1894-1982; Younghusband, Adela Mary, 1878-1969 Ref: BOOKPLATES-GRAHAM-NZ-W Description: Arranged in boxes alphabetically according to the name of the person for whom the plate was made. Contains plates made for: L C W (n.d.) M W (by Hilda Wisem...
Date: 1877-1946 By: Gifford, Algernon Charles, 1862-1948 Ref: MS-Group-1566 Description: Papers of A C Gifford and A W Bickerton whose common interest was astronomy. Gifford's other interests included Shakespeare authorship, social credit, trampi...
Date: [1960] By: Currie, Archibald Russell, 1910-1997 Ref: qMS-0591 Description: Comprises paper on the Thorndon Barracks, located in land bounded by Tinakori Road, Hobson and Murphy streets, and gives history of use of the buildings (wit...
College students leaving school in the Adelaide Road area
Date: 1975 From: Westra, Ans, 1936-: Photographs Ref: AW-1235 Description: All frames show students, mostly boys from Wellington College, leaving school and waiting for buses in the Adelaide Road area. Frame 3 shows a group coming ...
New Zealand Photographic Company (Wellington) fl 1888-1895 :Portrait of 4 unidentified men from Wellington College
Date: 1888 - 1895 By: New Zealand Photographic Company (Wellington, N.Z.) Ref: PA3-0180 Description: Quantity: 1 b&w original photographic print(s).
Date: 1896 From: Strong, Austin, 1881-1952 :[Sketchbooks. ca 1895-1904] Ref: E-784 Description: Notebook used when Strong was a pupil at Wellington College (1895-1898), includes sketches of "Climie", "Strong", Von Showen", all at the age of 60, sketches...
Date: 1951 From: [Architectural plans collected by Bulleyment Fortune architects. 1890-1900s] By: Kelly & Mair (Firm) Ref: Plans-93-0233/0234 Description: Shows a general perspective drawing of the school playing grounds with the raised bank and school buildings beyond. There is also a scale plan, and various s...
Date: 1991 From: Gooch, Mitchell and MacDiarmid Ltd :[Architectural plans. 1906-1995]. By: Gooch, Mitchell and MacDiarmid Ltd Ref: Plans-2002-058-089-138 Description: Shows a plan of a scoreboard for sporting events. At top right is the school crest and motto. Quantity: 1 plan(s). Physical Description: Offset print, 420 ...
Date: 1928 From: Evening post (Newspaper. 1865-2002) :Photographic negatives and prints of the Evening Post newspaper Ref: EP-0037-1/2-G Description: From box containing EP-0001 to 0054. Memorial window Quantity: 1 b&w original negative(s).
From: Evening post (Newspaper. 1865-2002) :Photographic negatives and prints of the Evening Post newspaper Ref: EP-1658-1/2-G
Date: 1928 From: Evening post (Newspaper. 1865-2002) :Photographic negatives and prints of the Evening Post newspaper Ref: EP-0038-1/2-G Description: From box containing EP-0001 to 0054. Memorial window The memorial window was unveiled when the Memorial Hall was opened on the 2nd of March 1928. It was d...
Date: [1900s] By: Muir and MacKinlay (Firm) Ref: PA7-49-23 Description: Group photograph of an unidentied football team, thought to be Wellington College. Names of those in the photograph have been written on the back - Mr Thomps...
Date: 1941 From: [Architectural plans collected by Bulleyment Fortune architects. 1890-1900s] By: Crichton McKay & Haughton (Firm) Ref: Plans-91-0754/0757 Description: Includes sub floor plan, ground floor plan, site plan and first floor plan of Memorial Hall. Also includes two versions of a ground floor plan of a new schoo...
Cricket match being played at Wellington College
Date: ca1925 From: Smith, Sydney Charles, 1888-1972: Photographs of New Zealand Ref: 1/2-045587-G Description: Cricket match being played on the pitch in front of the cricket pavillion at Wellington College. The Firth boarding hostel can also be seen. Taken by Sydne...
Date: 1895 - 1898 From: Strong, Austin, 1881-1952 :[Sketchbooks. ca 1895-1904] Ref: E-782 Description: Notebook used when Strong was a pupil at Wellington College (1895-1898), includes his signature and school, notes on algebra, chemical elements, Latin declen...
Date: 1900 From: Swan family : Records Ref: MS-Papers-0109-128 Description: Quantity: 1 folder(s).
Date: 1967 From: Lodge, Nevile Sidney 1918-1989 :[Archive of original cartoons for the Evening Post and Sports Post, 1941 to 1988] By: Lodge, Nevile Sidney, 1918-1989; Evening Post (Wellington, N.Z.) Ref: B-133-446 Description: The first two scenes show men celebrating Wellington College Centennial, and the NZ Rugby Football Union's 75th jubilee. The third is of a man in pyjamas nu...
Date: 1895 - 1898 From: Strong, Austin, 1881-1952 :[Sketchbooks. ca 1895-1904] By: Strong, Austin, 1881-1952 Ref: E-783 Description: Notebook used when Strong was a pupil at Wellington College (1895-1898), includes homework notes on electromagnetic fields, Euclid, French language. Contains...
Basin Reserve, Wellington
Date: [ca 1900] Ref: 1/2-059705-F Description: View looking east from above Tasman Street, Wellington, across the Basin Reserve toward Mount Victoria. On the far right is Wellington College, with St Mark'...