New Zealand Liberal Party (1890-1927)

Seddon Liberal Party of New Zealand

Generally regarded as the first political party in New Zealand. It governed from 1891 until 1912. The key figure in the establishment of the Liberal Party was John Ballance. In 1927, a faction of the Liberal Party formed the basis of a new organisation, eveutally named the United Party.

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Date: [ca 1879-1994] Description: Papers, correspondence, clippings and material from left-wing and liberal political organizations other than the Communist and Labour Parties. Quantity: 42 ...
Date: 1894 By: West, Francis Sutton, -1895; New Zealand observer and free lance (Newspaper) Description: The 'Liberalism' and the 'Labour' steam trains are heading into each other. On one side of the tracks signposts point to 'anarchy' and 'prosperity'. A sideli...
Date: 1896 By: O'Leary, Michael, 1950- Description: Shows a head and shoulders portrait of politician George Fowlds, and recommends him as a candidate for Auckland. Quantity: 1 b&w photo-mechanical print(s) o...
Blomfield, William, 1866-1938 :Can't resist the crush. New Zealand Observer, 8 July 1911 (page 19).
Date: 1911 By: Blomfield, William, 1866-1938; New Zealand observer (Newspaper) Description: The 'last bookie' has been pushed off the 'New Zealand bench'. The 'last barmaid' and 'last jockie' are about to meet the same fate as supercilious do-gooder...
Blomfield, William, 1866-1938 :The sleeping partner. New Zealand Observer, 30 March 1912 (front page).
Date: 1912 From: Various artists :Collection of newspaper clippings, photocopies and bromides of cartoons by various cartoonists By: Blomfield, William, 1866-1938; New Zealand observer (Newspaper) Description: A 'sleeping' Joe Ward in his 'retirement' bed has one eye directed into the ministerial cabinet room and holds a control string leading into it. Extended Ti...
Blomfield, William, 1866-1938 :Can he whip up the old horse? New Zealand Observer, 18 May 1912.
Date: 1912 From: Various artists :Collection of newspaper clippings, photocopies and bromides of cartoons by W. Blomfield (A-312-1 and A-312-6), Angus (A-312-2), Paynter (A-312-3), Tom Scott (A-312-4), W. A. Bowring (A-312-5), Waite (A-312-7) and Ashley Hunter (A-312-8). By: Blomfield, William, 1866-1938; New Zealand observer (Newspaper) Description: New Zealand Prime Minister Thomas MacKenzie tries to whip up the 'Liberal Party' old horse pulling a carriage full of his cabinet ministers, while in the bac...
Lloyd, Trevor, 1863-1937 :The wreck. Auckland Weekly News, 21 December 1911.
Date: 1911 By: Lloyd, Trevor, 1863-1937; Auckland weekly news (Newspaper) Description: New Zealand Liberal Party politicians Sir Joseph Ward, Thomas MacKenzie and one other are on a raft, escaping from the shipwreck of their electoral hopes. I...
Blomfield, William 1866-1938 :Opposition tactics. New Zealand Observer, 18 November 1911.
Date: 1911 From: Various artists :Collection of newspaper clippings, photocopies and bromides of cartoons by various cartoonists By: Blomfield, William, 1866-1938 Description: New Zealand politician William Massey tries to whip up his Reform Party 'moke' or donkey on the road to the elections. Extended Title - Young Dominion [of N...
Date: 1932-1933 From: Field, Arthur Nelson, 1882-1963 : Papers Description: Quantity: 1 folder(s).
Date: 1905 By: Bock, William Rose, 1847-1932 Description: Central text with illuminated heading and left border. Photographic head-and-shoulders portrait at top left. Other Titles - To the Right Honourable Richard ...