FitzGerald, James Edward (Hon), 1818-1896

Journalist, provincial superintendent, politician, public servant. Canterbury Association colonist; founded the `Lyttelton times' and the Christchurch `Press'; a superintendent of the Canterbury Provincial Government and first Premier of New Zealand. Husband of Fanny Erskine FitzGerald. Buried in Bolton Street Cemetery, Wellington. (DNZB 1990, V1, 1769-1869, p126-128).

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James Edward Fitzgerald - Photograph taken by Dr Alfred Charles Barker
Date: 4 Dec 1868 From: Making New Zealand :Negatives and prints from the Making New Zealand Centennial collection By: Barker, Alfred Charles (Dr), 1819-1873 Ref: PAColl-3060-040 Description: Standing portrait, of James Edward Fitzgerld leaning against a tree. He wears a suit and a beret and holds a tobacco pipe. Photograph taken in Christchurch o...
Date: 1778-1917 From: Australian Joint Copying Project : Miscellaneous Series microfilm Ref: Micro-MS-Coll-20-1653 Description: Quantity: 1 microfilm reel(s).
Date: 1847-1893 (1940) By: FitzGerald, James Edward (Hon), 1818-1896 Ref: MS-0840 Description: Material covers principally the foundation of Canterbury. Interesting individual letters from Ruskin and Fenton Quantity: 1 volume(s) (182 pages). Physical...
Letters from the general government to the government agent, Hawke's Bay
Date: 15 Mar 1865-21 Sep 1868 From: McLean, Donald (Sir), 1820-1877 : Papers Ref: MSY-6850 Description: Inward letters to McLean in his official capacity as Agent for the New Zealand Government in Hawke's Bay. Correspondents include the Colonial Secretary's Of...
Date: 1919 By: Quoin Club; Gulliver, Thomas Ralph de Vere, 1891-1933; Warner, E, active 1906-1919; Goodwin, Arnold Frederick, 1890-1978; Bagnall, Percy Reginald, 1886-1958; FitzGerald, James Edward (Hon), 1818-1896; Payne, David John, 1880-1959; Watts, William Reuben, 1869-1940 Ref: E-417-f Description: Comprises set of 8 prints showing early Auckland scenes and portraits. Artists are: T. V. Gulliver, E. Warner, A. F. Goodwin, P. Bagnall, J. Fitzgerald, and ...
Date: 1830-1859 By: Ward, T G S (Captain), active 1967 Ref: Micro-MS-0783 Description: Includes letters 1852-1856 from Fanny and James Edward FitzGerald of Lyttelton and Christchurch to W Vaux of London. Other material of Australian interest. ...
Date: 1849-1861 (1940) By: Wakefield, Edward Gibbon, 1796-1862 Ref: MS-2205 Description: Letters mainly concern the foundation and settlement of Canterbury Source of title - Supplied Quantity: 1 volume(s) (1, 180, xvii pages). 0.02 Linear Metre...
Date: 1847-1893, 1892-1894, 1890-1897 From: Australian Joint Copying Project : Miscellaneous Series microfilm Ref: Micro-MS-Coll-20-2235 Description: Quantity: 1 microfilm reel(s).
Date: 28-29 Mar 1856 By: Brittan, William Guise, 1809-1876 Ref: qMS-0271 Description: Three letters to H J Tancred, President of the Canterbury Executive Council, and J E FitzGerald, Superintendent of the Canterbury Province, dated 28 and 29 M...
Creator unknown : Photograph of Big School, Christ's College, Christchurch
Date: 1867 Ref: PAColl-8850 Description: Photograph taken in 1867 of a building known as Big School, at Christ's College, Christchurch. Shows a building designed by James Edward Fitzgerald in the Go...
Date: 1863-1907 From: Wilson, Joseph Lowthian, 1846-1926 :Photograph albums Ref: PA1-q-1135 Description: News and personal photographs, taken and collected by J L Wilson, featuring North Canterbury 1864-1907, predominantly dated 1880s-1900s. Homesteads, houses, ...
Date: Jan-Jun 1866 From: Hall, John (Sir), 1824-1907 : Papers Ref: MS-Papers-1784-033 Description: Identified persons entered under Name; includes letter from Captain Steward, Hobart Town, and person writing from Raincliff Station Quantity: 1 folder(s).
Date: 1866-1869 From: Rolleston, William, 1831-1903 : Papers Ref: 82-355-09/2 Description: Identifiable correspondents entered in name field Quantity: 1 folder(s).
Date: [ca 1898-1940s] From: Vogel family: Collection Ref: PAColl-10696-2 Description: Black and white photographic print depicting memorial statue on stone plinth, of James Edward FitzGerald, in Rolleston Avenue, Christchurch, undated, photogr...
Date: 1907 From: Swan, John Sydney 1874-1936 :[Architectural plans and drawings, Wellington. 1903-1910]. By: Swan, Francis Herbert, 1885-1958 Ref: Plans-96-016-001 Description: Shows plans for bedroom wing, wooden with iron roof, to be added to existing wooden house. Shows plan and amended plan, east, west and north elevations, and ...
Date: [Between 1930 and 1934] By: New Zealand Railways; Andrew, Stanley Polkinghorne, 1878-1964; Wrigglesworth and Binns (Firm); Mitchell, Lindsay, active 1930-1942 Ref: PA1-f-058 Description: Album of publicity photographs including designs for advertisements for use in the new Zealand Railway Magazine; designs for posters for use in Railways Tic...
Date: 861-[1863] By: Bell, Francis Dillon (Sir), 1822-1898 Ref: MSX-5147 Description: Extensively annotated copy of the pamphlet `Notes on Sir William Martin's pamphlet entitled the Taranaki question', revised copy (1861), compiled by Sir F D ...
Date: 5 Sep 1955-13 Aug 1956 From: Hunter, William John, 1879-1966 : Legal biographies Ref: MS-Papers-1777-04 Description: Quantity: 1 folder(s).
Oriental Parade, Oriental Bay, Wellington
Date: ca 1884 From: Chilton Historical Trust :Photographs and negatives relating to Chilton St James School Ref: PAColl-2603-01 Description: Looking along Oriental Parade, Oriental Bay, Wellington, circa 1884. Photographer unidentified. Looks along a road, showing the coastline on the left and hil...
Oriental Bay, Wellington
Date: 1880's Ref: 1/2-062591-F Description: Oriental Bay, Wellington showing James Edward Fitzgerald's house on top of the hill. The house was on the site of St Gerard's Monastery. Quantity: 1 b&w or...