British Empire and Commonwealth Games

Flourished between 1954 to 1966. Previously known as the British Empire Games. Known as the British Commowealth Games (1970 to 1974). Known as the Commonwealth Games since 1978.

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Date: 1945 - 1987 By: Sanders, James Edward, 1911-1998 Ref: A-311-6-058/068 Description: Three wartime cartoons published in 'Grata' and 'Southern Cross' (undated), three cartoons published in 'Kiwi' (Dec 1949, Jan 1950, Feb 1950), one political ...
Date: 2002 By: Darroch, Bob, 1940-; Star (Dunedin, N.Z.) Ref: H-679-001/007 Description: Cartoons on New Zealand social issues and politics. Quantity: 7 original cartoon(s) 7 photocopies. Physical Description: Originals on A4 size tracing paper...
Date: 1956 - 1976 By: Lodge, Nevile Sidney, 1918-1989; Heath, Eric Walmsley, 1923-; Minhinnick, Gordon Edward George (Sir), 1902-1992; Craig, George, 1914-1996 Ref: B-157-001/018 Description: One cartoon by Lodge on the 1956 Olympic Games, Melbourne: One cartoon by Lodge on the 1958 Commonwealth Games: One cartoon by Lodge on the 1964 Olympics, To...
Date: 1981 - 1982 By: Heath, Eric Walmsley, 1923-; Lodge, Nevile Sidney, 1918-1989; Craig, George, 1914-1996 Ref: B-157-044/065 Description: Quantity: 21 original cartoon(s). Physical Description: Ink on paper, various sizes.
Date: 1976 - 1980 By: Heath, Eric Walmsley, 1923-; Craig, George, 1914-1996 Ref: B-157-020/027 Description: Cartoons by Eric Heath on Olympic and Commonwealth Games subjects. Quantity: 8 original cartoon(s). Physical Description: Ink on paper, various sizes. Pro...
British Empire Games, Auckland, New Zealand, 1950 :220 yards (women) first round [and] 220 yards, first round. [Athletics, second day. Tuesday, 7th February at Eden Park. Official programme. 1950. Pages 4-5]
Date: 1950 From: British Empire Games, Auckland, New Zealand, 1950 :[Official programmes for events. 1950] Ref: Eph-A-SPORT-1950-02-04/05 Description: Lists competitors in the heats of the women's and men's 220 yard races. Results are hand-written into this copy. Inscriptions: Results handwritten in. Quan...
Date: 1982 From: Bromhead, Peter, 1933- :[One folder of original cartoons concerning sport (excluding rugby). Published in the Auckland Star, 1977 - 1988]. Ref: A-333-116 Description: The cartoon is in four parts and shows a man sitting on a desert island listening to the radio. Each part shows the radio broadcasting a different comment, w...
Date: 1978 From: Various cartoonists :Two cartoons by Nevile Lodge on the 1978 Commonwealth Games and two cartoons by Heath on the Commonwealth Games, possibly 1974 or 1978. Ref: A-349-065 Description: A play on the idea that the New Zealand athletes competing in the 1978 Commonwealth Games would be able to influence their advantage in the competition by we...
Date: 1974 By: Heath, Eric Walmsley, 1923-; Dominion (Newspaper) Ref: C-133-056 Description: An athlete, his neck festooned with medals from the 1974 Commonwealth Games is waving goodbye to his friends departing down the suburban street in a taxi. B...
Date: 1976 From: Various cartoonists :Two cartoons by Nevile Lodge on the 1978 Commonwealth Games and two cartoons by Heath on the Commonwealth Games, possibly 1974 or 1978. By: Heath, Eric Walmsley, 1923-; Dominion (Newspaper) Ref: A-349-063 Description: A bunch of fighting politicians are leading the national teams into the stadium for the Commonwealth Games opening ceremony in 1978. Quantity: 1 original ca...
Date: 1958-1962 From: Athletics New Zealand : Records Ref: MS-Papers-1238-146 Description: Includes reports of the New Zealand Athletic managers for the British Empire Games 1958 and 1962. Quantity: 1 folder(s). Physical Description: Printed mate...
Date: 1974 By: Lodge, Nevile Sidney, 1918-1989; Heath, Eric Walmsley, 1923-; Craig, George, 1914-1996 Ref: B-157-015/019 Description: Quantity: 8 original cartoon(s). Physical Description: Ink on paper, size varies Provenance: The collection had been assembled for the Olympic and Commonwe...
Date: 1950 By: Butler, Michael (Dr), active 1990s Ref: MS-Papers-6859 Description: Comprises `John Edward Lovelock B M Oxon, MRCP', an article about Lovelock written by Adolphe Abrahams and published in `The Lancet', 7 Jan 1950 and the text...
Date: 1989 - 1992 From: Heath, Eric Walmsley 1923- :[Cartoons on topics of defence, politics, social issues, whimsy, medical issues, pollution, conservationists, trade unions, space exploration, animals, police & crime, Television, farming, sport, war, and transport. 1970-1990s]. By: Heath, Eric Walmsley, 1923- Ref: B-144-680/700 Description: Includes cartoons about: Repeated programmes on television; the plot of "Coronation Street" revealed in advance; Television plans Breakfast show; the difficu...
Date: 1972 - 1986 From: Heath, Eric Walmsley 1923- :[Cartoons on topics of defence, politics, social issues, whimsy, medical issues, pollution, conservationists, trade unions, space exploration, animals, police & crime, Television, farming, sport, war, and transport. 1970-1990s]. By: Heath, Eric Walmsley, 1923- Ref: B-145-044/068 Description: Includes cartoons about: Auckland sun club and rugby club; horse meat the future for losing horses; TV watchers has soccer balls for eyes; fun runs; the rac...
Date: 1954 From: Athletics New Zealand : Records Ref: MS-Papers-1238-145 Description: 5th British Empire and Commonwealth Games (1954) Quantity: 1 folder(s). Physical Description: Printed material
Date: 1966 - 1967 Ref: A-349-024 Description: Five scenes of Australian shooters in various states of inebriation Quantity: 1 original cartoon(s). Physical Description: Ink and letratone on card, 455 x...
Date: 1969-1972 From: Richards, Trevor, 1946- : Papers Ref: 99-278-05/03 Description: Clippings, correspondence, reports and minutes relating to the prospect of a boycott of the 1972 Christchurch Commonwealth Games Quantity: 1 folder(s).
Date: 1966 Ref: A-349-025 Description: Members of the expected games team being eliminated and reduced in number by boxers, fencers and shooters Quantity: 1 original cartoon(s). Physical Descrip...
Date: 1962 From: Lodge, Nevile Sidney 1918-1989 :Seven cartoons by Lodge on the 1962 British Empire Games and one on swimming Cook Strait. Ref: A-349-006 Description: A New Zealand father and two small boys on their way to their front lawn to imitate Peter Snell's medal-winning running feats at the Perth games in 1962. The...