Geiringer, Erich (Dr), 1917-1995

Wellington physician, writer, publisher, broadcaster, amateur dramatist and challenger of the status quo. Born Vienna, 31 Jan 1917; escaped from Nazi Germany, Mar 1938 and went to Belgium and then England, where he was briefly interned on the outbreak of war. Attended medical school, Edinburgh and Glasgow; Fulbright scholar, Boston and worked in London. Married secondly Carol Shand, 1964 (two sons, one daughter); medical practice in Wellington. Died 24 Aug 1995. [("For decades Erich would direct an annual play in the back garden of the family home in Karori, casting family and friends for a five-show season complete with props and constumes and orchestra" See internet about Erich Geiringer's son Felix Geiringer. Accessed 24/07/2017) This is apropos of photographs taken by Ans Westra including AW-0130 (1970) and AW-1304 (1975).]

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The summer university congress held at Curious Cove in 1971
Date: 1971 From: Westra, Ans, 1936-: Photographs Ref: AW-0222 Description: All frames taken at the summer university congress held at Curious Cove in 1971. James Ritchie is seen in frame 3, and Erich Geiringer in frame 7. Unless oth...
Date: 5 Aug 1964 Ref: MSX-2514-021 Description: Newspaper cutting from the Evening post, written by Erich Geiringer Quantity: 1 piece.
Back by launch to the summer university congress at Curious Cove, Marlborough Sounds, 1971
Date: 1971 Ref: AW-0230 Description: Frames 1 to 5 show a young couple relaxing on the launch on the way back from a day's outing to the Summer university congress at Curious Cove, run by the N....
Date: 1950-1995 From: International Physicians for the Prevention of Nuclear War (New Zealand): Records Ref: MS-Papers-9895-048 Description: Papers relating to the First Erich Geiringer Oration, Nov 1996. Also includes tributes to Geiringer at the time of his death and offprints of articles writte...
Performance of a play in Erich Geiringer's garden. Karori, Wellington, and, cricket at Anderson park
Date: 1975 Ref: AW-1305 Description: Frames 1 to 9 were taken during the performance of a play at Erich Geiringer's home in Karori. Geiringer is seen on the verandah wearing a mask (frames 1 to ...
The summer university congress held at Curious Cove in 1971
Date: 1971 Ref: AW-0224 Description: All frames taken at the summer university congress held at Curious Cove in 1971. Frames 1 to 8 show Claudia Geiringer as a very young child; frame 6 shows Ca...
Date: [1972-1984] Ref: 96-204-1/04 Description: Includes correspondence, reports, press statements, submissions and awards relating to the work of Action for Environment in seminars on the Environment (198...
Final night at the Curious Cove summer university congress, 1971.
Date: 1971 Ref: AW-0231 Description: Final night celebrations at the Curious Cove summer university congress run by the N.Z.U.S.A. Frame 3 shows Erich Geiringer with Mr. Green (bookshop owner fr...
At the summer university congress at Curious Cove, Queen Charlotte Sound, 1971
Date: 1971 From: Westra, Ans, 1936-: Photographs Ref: AW-0220 Description: All frames taken at the summer university congress held at Curious Cove in 1971. Frame 1 shows James Ritchie with his adopted daughter; Erich Geiringer (on l...