Jervois, William Francis Drummond (Sir), 1821-1897

Military engineer, colonial governor. Commissioned in Royal Engineers in 1839. He worked at the Cape of Good Hope from 1841 to 1852. He was promoted to Major in 1854 and rose to be Lieutenant-General and director of works for fortifications in 1862. Carried out survey of Australian and New Zealand defences in 1877. Governor of Straits Settlements 1875-1877, Governor of South Australia 1877-1882, Governor of New Zealand 1883-1889. See DNZB (Vol 2, 1870-1900, p243-244)

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Date: Dec 1883 From: Rolleston, William, 1831-1903 : Papers Ref: 82-355-07/3 Description: Identifiable correspondents entered in name field Quantity: 1 folder(s).
Date: [Circa 1870s-1890s] By: Wrigglesworth and Binns (Firm); Elliott & Fry (Firm); Bassano, Alexander, 1829-1913; Bartlett, Robert Henry, 1842-1911; Wilson, Rosamond Russell, 1910-1981 Ref: PA1-q-197 Description: Cartes-de-visite, chiefly taken circa 1870s to 1890s. Names of subjects given where possible in the list above; some photographers identified. Quantity: 1 a...
Date: February 1883 From: De Maus, David Alexander, 1847-1925 :Shipping negatives Ref: 1/1-002575-G Description: View of welcoming party outside the Port Chalmers Customhouse for the visit of Sir William Jervois in February 1883. Sir William Jervois, wearing a white top...
From: Evening post (Newspaper. 1865-2002) :Photographic negatives and prints of the Evening Post newspaper Ref: EP-0369-1/2-G Description: From box containing EP-0362 to 0370 Quantity: 1 b&w original negative(s).
Date: [1883-1916] By: de Mey d'Alkemade, Jean Jacques, Baron, -1932 Ref: MS-Papers-7464 Description: Scrapbook of correspondence and clippings kept by d'Alkemade a French baron who came to New Zealand in 1879. The letters are mostly giving him references to ...
From: AFCM :Six albums containing newspaper and magazine clippings, and some original photographs By: Abraham, Caroline Harriet, 1809?-1877 Ref: PA1-f-001 Description: History of early New Zealand with photographs, newspaper and magazine cuttings. Mostly portraits of administrators, and governors. Includes information on t...
Date: 1888 By: Bock & Cousins Lithographers (Firm) Ref: Eph-D-OPERA-1888-02 Description: Performers include: Mr R H Fisher, Mr G H Munt, Mr W D Lyon, Mr E T Sayers, Mr W A Rumsey, Miss Parkes, Miss Staples, Miss K Frankel, Miss Young, and the con...
Date: 1868-1908 From: Richmond family : Papers Ref: 77-173-15/01 Description: Identified correspondents entered in name field Quantity: 1 folder(s).
Date: 1890 By: De Maus, David Alexander, 1847-1925 Ref: Eph-A-PHOTO-1890-01 Description: Envelope designed to hold photographic prints, by the Port Chalmers photographic studio run by David De Maus. Shows an inset illustration of the buildings of...
Date: 1882 From: Richmond-Atkinson family : Papers Ref: MS-Papers-4298-090 Description: Quantity: 1 folder(s). Finding Aids: Inventory available.
Date: Mar 1883 From: Rolleston, William, 1831-1903 : Papers Ref: 82-355-01/3 Description: Identified correspondents entered in name field Quantity: 1 folder(s).
Date: 1874-1886, 1844-1871 From: Australian Joint Copying Project : Miscellaneous Series microfilm Ref: Micro-MS-Coll-20-2239 Description: Quantity: 1 microfilm reel(s).
Date: 1873-1892 From: Church of the Province of New Zealand. Wellington Diocese : Central and parish records Ref: MS-Papers-1925-46/05 Description: Cover for despatch from Secretary of State for the Colonies to the Lord Bishop of Wellington, 1873; copy of Treaty of Waitangi as translated for Mr Hugh Car...
Date: 1852-1929 From: Australian Joint Copying Project : Miscellaneous Series microfilm Ref: Micro-MS-Coll-20-1831-1833 Description: Selected records relating to Australia and New Zealand. Includes papers of Stuart Rendel of the armaments firm Sir W G Armstrong & Co, re purchase of arms an...
Date: 1771-1950 From: Australian Joint Copying Project : Miscellaneous Series microfilm Ref: Micro-MS-Coll-20-2290 Description: Selected records of Bisley, Dursley and Dymock Parishes, and selections of private records. relevant to Australia and New Zealand Source of title - Transcri...
Date: 1879 By: L Henn & Company; Turnbull, Alexander Horsburgh, 1868-1918 Ref: B-029-018 Description: Head and shoulders portrait of Jervois as a middle-aged man with large moustache and side-whiskers, wearing a military uniform, with medals and the Order of ...
Date: Sep-Oct 1886 From: Hall, John (Sir), 1824-1907 : Papers Ref: MS-Papers-1784-130 Description: Most correspondents identified and entered under Name below; also includes letter from the Hon Dr Grace, initials possibly M and S; and W Hall, Hall's nephew...
Date: 1849, 1867-1890, nd From: Moore, Frederick George, 1815-1892 : Inward and outward correspondence Ref: MS-Papers-0036-3 Description: Quantity: 1 folder(s). Finding Aids: Inventory available.
Date: 1888 Ref: Eph-B-SCHOOLS-StP-1888-01 Description: Programme of musical items by the college choir and orchestra and recitation items by pupils J A Richardson, Wm Haydon, M Hanning, George W Harper, H Houldsw...
Date: 1914 From: Bell family: Collection By: Schmidt Studios Ref: PAColl-10699-17 Description: Black and white photographic print, oval portraits of 20 male subjects, based on historical portraits, by Schmidt Studios, inscribed "The Compliments of the ...