Dell, Sharon, 1951-

New Zealand librarian and museum director. Daughter of Dame Miriam and Dr Richard Dell. Holds a BA Hons in Anthropology and Geography, and a diploma from the New Zealand Library School. Worked as a staff member of the Alexander Turnbull Library from 1974, including a role of Keeper of Collections and Assistant Chief Librarian, and as a Māori Materials Subject Specialist. Held the position of Director of the Whanganui Regional Museum, in Whanganui from 1995 to 2008, when Dell took up the position of Hocken Librarian at the University of Otago in 2008. Mother of Matthew Dell.

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Date: 1969, 1987 By: Dell, Sharon, 1951- Ref: PAColl-9217 Description: Photograph of Ngoi Pewhairangi, taken Tokomaru Bay 1969. Photographs of National Library nearing completion, showing Alexander Turnbull Library staff Jeavon...
Date: November 1986 By: Retter, David Charles, 1955- Ref: PAColl-7653 Description: Photographs taken by David Retter during visit to the National Library Building while still under construction in November 1986. Alexander Turnbull Library ...
From: Alexander Turnbull Library : Maori Manuscripts Librarian working notes Ref: MS-Papers-6373-27 Description: Contains various papers relating to the Mantell collection including biographies of family members, an inventory to the Haddon collection, papers related to ...
Date: 1997 Ref: PAColl-5439 Description: Arrangement: Negatives at 35mm 20557 to 20559 Quantity: 3 colour original negative(s) (35mm strips with 10 images). 10 colour original photographic print(s).
Date: 1991 Ref: PAColl-5697 Description: Photograph of donors of the Bill Davis papers, Michael King, and Sharon Dell, taken at the National Library, Wellington, 5 February 1991. The Bill Davis pap...
From: Alexander Turnbull Library : Maori Manuscripts Librarian working notes Ref: MS-Papers-6373-23 Description: Contains various papers covering a variety of Maori and non Maori subjects including copies of letters by Thomas Bernard Collinson, Elder collection papers, ...
Date: [1976] From: King, Michael (Dr), 1945-2004 : Papers Ref: 85-080-01/18 Description: Correspondence and other papers relating to King's time as the Katherine Mansfield Fellow at Menton in 1976; identified persons entered under Name. Also incl...
Date: 1913-1982 From: Alexander Turnbull Library : Maori Manuscripts Librarian working notes Ref: MS-Papers-6373-48 Description: Holograph index notes by Michael Reilly of the John White papers, B series, primarily Maori letters. Copy of manuscript in the hand of Elsdon Best, `How the ...
Date: 1817-1990 From: Alexander Turnbull Library : Maori Manuscripts Librarian working notes Ref: MS-Papers-6373-31 Description: Copies from various published sources on how to catalogue Maori names. Copy of original manuscript with typescript about whawhai rakau Maori, korero Atua Ma...
Date: 1858-1983 From: Alexander Turnbull Library : Maori Manuscripts Librarian working notes Ref: MS-Papers-6373-33 Description: Correspondence, mainly in Maori, by Te Kahui Kararehe to Percy Smith. Typescript of biographical papers about A.M. Hocart [MS-Papers-0060]. Typescripts and p...
Date: 1989-1990 From: Alexander Turnbull Library : Maori Manuscripts Librarian working notes Ref: MS-Papers-6373-37 Description: Papers related to the National Library of NZ project "1990 Historic Records Search". The project was piloted in the Wairarapa under the sub-heading Te Putea ...
Date: 1991,1995, 1996, 1998 From: Dell, Miriam Patricia (Dame), 1924- : Papers Ref: MS-Papers-11638-13 Description: CV of Richard Dell and other papers, includes invitations, newsclippings, material relating to career of Sharon Dell, pamphlet for National Shell Show (1995)...
Date: 1965-1985 By: Baillie, William Jeavons Hall, 1941-; Dell, Sharon, 1951- Ref: PAColl-4844 Description: Transparancies cover overseas trips taken by Jeavons Baillie during the late 1960s and early 1970s, friends and family, holidays in New Zealand, and his Thor...
Date: [1970-2000] From: Starke, June, 1923-2006 : Research papers Ref: 2003-228-08 Description: Inward and outward correspondence between Starke and J B Condliffe; bibliography and clippings about Sir Peter Buck; and clippings about Condliffe and Napier...
Date: 1985 - 1990 From: Kirkpatrick, Brownlee Jean, 1919-2007:Papers relating to Katherine Mansfield Ref: MS-Papers-11923-11 Description: Correspondence with staff of the Alexander Turnbull Library regarding research for Katherine Mansfield bibliography from the period 1985 to 1990. Includes th...
Date: 1954, [1976-1977] From: Host, Bent Svitser Muusfeldt, 1918-2000: Collection related to research by Bent and Emily Host Ref: 2003-325-18 Description: Inward and outward correspondence; includes letter to Eileen and Jock; and letter from the Secretariat, Zanzibar, to Ben Host (1954) Quantity: 1 folder(s).
Date: [1990-1995] From: Simpson, Mīria, 1922-2002: Collection Ref: 2002-379-045 Description: Includes photocopies of material about Hato, project outlines, inward and outward correspondence, time lines, interviews, clippings, etc; the sound recording...
Date: [1993-1994] From: Simpson, Mīria, 1922-2002: Collection Ref: 2002-379-050 Description: File relating to work Simpson was doing at the National Library of New Zealand; includes clippings, speeches, notes etc relating to her various projects, per...
Date: 1993 From: King, Michael (Dr), 1945-2004 : Papers Ref: MS-Papers-8752-028 Description: Sections of appointment diaries; correspondence re position as critic with Metro; correspondence with his nephew, Andrew Hoobin; legal disputes with Haliburt...
Date: 1844-1983 From: Alexander Turnbull Library : Maori Manuscripts Librarian working notes Ref: MS-Papers-6373-15 Description: Contains various miscellaneous newspaper clippings re Maori topics, a 2-page extract from Neil Grove's essay on Te Whatanui, various miscellaneous photocopie...