Isitt, Leonard Monk (Sir), 1891-1976

Son of Leonard Monk Isitt (1854-1937). Aviation pioneer; Chairman of National Airways Corporation (NAC) and Tasman Empire Airways Ltd (TEAL). See `An Encyclopaedia of New Zealand' Vol 2 by A H McLintock, page 176. Also became chief of the air staff of the Royal New Zealand Air Force and Air Vice-Marshall. Married Elsie Caverhill, daughter of T W Caverhill. [WWNZ 10th edition 1971]

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British Overseas Airways Corporation and Tasman Empire Airways Limited employees including (from fourth left) Mr Banker, Sir Leonard Isitt (chairman TEAL), Sir Miles Thomas (chairman BOAC), and Mr Barrow, at Auckland flying boat base, with Short Solent flying boat RMA Ararangi (ZK-AMM) in background
Date: 16 Feb 1950 From: Whites Aviation Ltd: Photographs Ref: WA-23937-F Description: Photograph taken by Whites Aviation Quantity: 1 b&w original negative(s). Physical Description: Cellulosic film negative, 1/2 plate
British Overseas Airways Corporation and Tasman Empire Airways Limited employees including (from fourth left) Mr Banker, Sir Leonard Isitt (chairman TEAL), Sir Miles Thomas (chairman BOAC), and Mr Barrow, at Auckland flying boat base, with Short Solent flying boat RMA Ararangi (ZK-AMM) in background
Date: 16 Feb 1950 From: Whites Aviation Ltd: Photographs Ref: WA-23937-F Description: Photograph taken by Whites Aviation Quantity: 1 b&w original negative(s). Physical Description: Cellulosic film negative, 1/2 plate
Date: 1943-1948 From: New Zealand. Department of Internal Affairs. War History Branch :Photographs relating to World War 1914-1918, World War 1939-1945, occupation of Japan, Korean War, and Malayan Emergency Ref: PAColl-4161-01-147 Description: Most photographs contain captions; some are stamped `Official RNZAF photographs'. Group photograph of a conference of padres in the RNZAF held at Frederic Wa...
Date: 1943-1948 From: New Zealand. Department of Internal Affairs. War History Branch :Photographs relating to World War 1914-1918, World War 1939-1945, occupation of Japan, Korean War, and Malayan Emergency Ref: PAColl-4161-01-147 Description: Most photographs contain captions; some are stamped `Official RNZAF photographs'. Group photograph of a conference of padres in the RNZAF held at Frederic Wa...
Date: 1st September 1945 Ref: PAColl-4247 Description: All the photographs are taken on board the USS Missouri in Tokyo Bay. The two black and white photographs are duplicates of General MacArthur signing the Ja...
Date: 1st September 1945 Ref: PAColl-4247 Description: All the photographs are taken on board the USS Missouri in Tokyo Bay. The two black and white photographs are duplicates of General MacArthur signing the Ja...
Mr Roberts, Sir Leo Isitt and Mr Gooseman, Mechanics Bay, Auckland
Date: May 1950 From: Whites Aviation Ltd: Photographs Ref: WA-24686-F Description: Photograph taken by Whites Aviation. Quantity: 1 b&w original negative(s). Physical Description: Cellulosic film negative, ¼ plate
Mr Roberts, Sir Leo Isitt and Mr Gooseman, Mechanics Bay, Auckland
Date: May 1950 From: Whites Aviation Ltd: Photographs Ref: WA-24686-F Description: Photograph taken by Whites Aviation. Quantity: 1 b&w original negative(s). Physical Description: Cellulosic film negative, ¼ plate
Mr Roberts, Sir Leo Isitt, unidentified man and Mr Gooseman, Mechanics Bay, Auckland
Date: May 1950 From: Whites Aviation Ltd: Photographs Ref: WA-24687-F Description: Photograph taken by Whites Aviation. Quantity: 1 b&w original negative(s). Physical Description: Cellulosic film negative, ¼ plate
Mr Roberts, Sir Leo Isitt, unidentified man and Mr Gooseman, Mechanics Bay, Auckland
Date: May 1950 From: Whites Aviation Ltd: Photographs Ref: WA-24687-F Description: Photograph taken by Whites Aviation. Quantity: 1 b&w original negative(s). Physical Description: Cellulosic film negative, ¼ plate
British Overseas Airways Corporation employees Mr Barrow and Mr Banker (left to right) smoking at Auckland flying boat base, also including Chairman of Tasman Empire Airways Sir Leonard Issit on far right
Date: 16 Feb 1950 From: Whites Aviation Ltd: Photographs Ref: WA-23945-F Description: Photograph taken by Whites Aviation Quantity: 1 b&w original negative(s). Physical Description: Cellulosic film negative, ¼ plate
British Overseas Airways Corporation employees Mr Barrow and Mr Banker (left to right) smoking at Auckland flying boat base, also including Chairman of Tasman Empire Airways Sir Leonard Issit on far right
Date: 16 Feb 1950 From: Whites Aviation Ltd: Photographs Ref: WA-23945-F Description: Photograph taken by Whites Aviation Quantity: 1 b&w original negative(s). Physical Description: Cellulosic film negative, ¼ plate
TEA group members Sir Leonard Isitt and F Maurice Clarke with three other unidentified TEA members in front of a building, Mangere Airfield, Auckland
Date: 30 May 1946 From: Whites Aviation Ltd: Photographs Ref: WA-02354-F Description: Photograph taken by Whites Aviation. Quantity: 1 b&w original negative(s). Physical Description: Cellulosic film negative, ¼ plate
TEA group members Sir Leonard Isitt and F Maurice Clarke with three other unidentified TEA members in front of a building, Mangere Airfield, Auckland
Date: 30 May 1946 From: Whites Aviation Ltd: Photographs Ref: WA-02354-F Description: Photograph taken by Whites Aviation. Quantity: 1 b&w original negative(s). Physical Description: Cellulosic film negative, ¼ plate
TEA group portrait, Sir Leonard Isitt and F Maurice Clarke with three other unidentified TEA members in front of a building, Mangere Airfield, Auckland
Date: 30 May 1946 From: Whites Aviation Ltd: Photographs Ref: WA-02353-F Description: Photograph taken by Whites Aviation. Quantity: 1 b&w original negative(s). Physical Description: Cellulosic film negative, ¼ plate
TEA group portrait, Sir Leonard Isitt and F Maurice Clarke with three other unidentified TEA members in front of a building, Mangere Airfield, Auckland
Date: 30 May 1946 From: Whites Aviation Ltd: Photographs Ref: WA-02353-F Description: Photograph taken by Whites Aviation. Quantity: 1 b&w original negative(s). Physical Description: Cellulosic film negative, ¼ plate
TEA group portrait, Sir Leonard Isitt and F Maurice Clarke with three other unidentified TEA members in front of a building, Mangere Airfield, Auckland
Date: 30 May 1946 From: Whites Aviation Ltd: Photographs Ref: WA-02352-F Description: Photograph taken by Whites Aviation. Quantity: 1 b&w original negative(s). Physical Description: Cellulosic film negative, ¼ plate
TEA group portrait, Sir Leonard Isitt and F Maurice Clarke with three other unidentified TEA members in front of a building, Mangere Airfield, Auckland
Date: 30 May 1946 From: Whites Aviation Ltd: Photographs Ref: WA-02352-F Description: Photograph taken by Whites Aviation. Quantity: 1 b&w original negative(s). Physical Description: Cellulosic film negative, ¼ plate
Sir Leonard Monk Isitt presenting a Maori wood carving to Tasman Empire Airways Ltd's retiring chairman Mr Rudder
Date: 3 Dec 1947 From: Whites Aviation Ltd: Photographs Ref: WA-10927-F Description: Mr Rudder on left. Location unidentified. Photograph taken by Whites Aviation. Quantity: 1 b&w original negative(s). Physical Description: Cellulosic film ...
Sir Leonard Monk Isitt presenting a Maori wood carving to Tasman Empire Airways Ltd's retiring chairman Mr Rudder
Date: 3 Dec 1947 From: Whites Aviation Ltd: Photographs Ref: WA-10927-F Description: Mr Rudder on left. Location unidentified. Photograph taken by Whites Aviation. Quantity: 1 b&w original negative(s). Physical Description: Cellulosic film ...
Portrait of Sir Leonard M Isitt, AVM, Mangere Airfield, Auckland
Date: 28 May 1946 From: Whites Aviation Ltd: Photographs Ref: WA-02356-F Description: Photograph taken by Whites Aviation. Quantity: 1 b&w original negative(s). Physical Description: Cellulosic film negative, ¼ plate
Portrait of Sir Leonard M Isitt, AVM, Mangere Airfield, Auckland
Date: 28 May 1946 From: Whites Aviation Ltd: Photographs Ref: WA-02356-F Description: Photograph taken by Whites Aviation. Quantity: 1 b&w original negative(s). Physical Description: Cellulosic film negative, ¼ plate
Portrait of Sir Leonard M Isitt, AVM, Mangere Airfield, Auckland
Date: 28 May 1946 From: Whites Aviation Ltd: Photographs Ref: WA-02355-F Description: Photograph taken by Whites Aviation. Quantity: 1 b&w original negative(s). Physical Description: Cellulosic film negative, ¼ plate
Portrait of Sir Leonard M Isitt, AVM, Mangere Airfield, Auckland
Date: 28 May 1946 From: Whites Aviation Ltd: Photographs Ref: WA-02355-F Description: Photograph taken by Whites Aviation. Quantity: 1 b&w original negative(s). Physical Description: Cellulosic film negative, ¼ plate
Date: Oct 1949 From: New Zealand Free Lance : Photographic prints and negatives By: Roberts, Jack Debnam Stewart, 1891-1980 Ref: PAColl-0785-1-163 Description: Photographs published in NZ Free Lance, Oct 1949 Includes: Display of aircraft at Society of British Aircraft Constructors' Exhibition held at Farnborough; R...
Date: Oct 1949 From: New Zealand Free Lance : Photographic prints and negatives By: Roberts, Jack Debnam Stewart, 1891-1980 Ref: PAColl-0785-1-163 Description: Photographs published in NZ Free Lance, Oct 1949 Includes: Display of aircraft at Society of British Aircraft Constructors' Exhibition held at Farnborough; R...
Date: Feb 1949-Nov 1951 From: New Zealand Free Lance : Photographic prints and negatives Ref: PAColl-0785-1-140 Description: Photographs published in NZ Free Lance between Feb 1949 and Nov 1951 Includes: F Le Breton & F W Horner at annual conference of Scout Commisioners held at Pa...
Date: Feb 1949-Nov 1951 From: New Zealand Free Lance : Photographic prints and negatives Ref: PAColl-0785-1-140 Description: Photographs published in NZ Free Lance between Feb 1949 and Nov 1951 Includes: F Le Breton & F W Horner at annual conference of Scout Commisioners held at Pa...
Date: [1940s-1950s] From: New Zealand Free Lance : Photographic prints and negatives By: Morel, Leo, active 1940s-1950s Ref: PAColl-0785-1-217 Description: Photographs taken for publication in the New Zealand Free Lance, 1940s-1950s; and one dated 1973. Two Maori girls (Robin Kingi and Makuini Warbrick); bird st...
Date: [1940s-1950s] From: New Zealand Free Lance : Photographic prints and negatives By: Morel, Leo, active 1940s-1950s Ref: PAColl-0785-1-217 Description: Photographs taken for publication in the New Zealand Free Lance, 1940s-1950s; and one dated 1973. Two Maori girls (Robin Kingi and Makuini Warbrick); bird st...
Date: 1931, 1997 By: Baird, Hamilton Fellowes, 1898-1970 Ref: MS-Papers-6096 Description: Comprises typescript copy of original typescript of report by Baird on his visit to areas affected by the Hawke's Bay Earthquake. He gives the reasons for hi...
Date: 1931, 1997 By: Baird, Hamilton Fellowes, 1898-1970 Ref: MS-Papers-6096 Description: Comprises typescript copy of original typescript of report by Baird on his visit to areas affected by the Hawke's Bay Earthquake. He gives the reasons for hi...
British Commonwealth Pacific Airlines executives (left to right), A W Coles, Chairman, Sir Leonard Isitt, Captain A Barlow, Manager, J Kemnitz, Secretary, I Lawson, Chief Accountant
Date: 26 Feb 1948 From: Whites Aviation Ltd: Photographs Ref: WA-12198-G Description: Photograph taken by Whites Aviation. Quantity: 1 b&w original negative(s). Physical Description: Glass negative, 3.25 x 4.25 inches
British Commonwealth Pacific Airlines executives (left to right), A W Coles, Chairman, Sir Leonard Isitt, Captain A Barlow, Manager, J Kemnitz, Secretary, I Lawson, Chief Accountant
Date: 26 Feb 1948 From: Whites Aviation Ltd: Photographs Ref: WA-12198-G Description: Photograph taken by Whites Aviation. Quantity: 1 b&w original negative(s). Physical Description: Glass negative, 3.25 x 4.25 inches
Date: 1945-1971 Ref: PAColl-6680 Description: Photographs relating to Sir Leonard Isitt's career in the Royal New Zealand Air Force, the surrender and occupation of Japan, and the NZ 1914-18 Airmen's Ass...
Date: 1945-1971 Ref: PAColl-6680 Description: Photographs relating to Sir Leonard Isitt's career in the Royal New Zealand Air Force, the surrender and occupation of Japan, and the NZ 1914-18 Airmen's Ass...
Date: 27 May-6 Jul 1954 From: Doidge, Frederick Widdowson (Sir) : Scrapbooks of career Ref: MSZ-1432 Description: Contains letters and telegrams of condolence to Lady Doidge following the death of her husband, Sir Frederick Doidge 1954. The letters and telegrams come fr...
Date: 27 May-6 Jul 1954 From: Doidge, Frederick Widdowson (Sir) : Scrapbooks of career Ref: MSZ-1432 Description: Contains letters and telegrams of condolence to Lady Doidge following the death of her husband, Sir Frederick Doidge 1954. The letters and telegrams come fr...
Date: [1943] From: Coates, Joseph Gordon, 1878-1943 : Papers Ref: MS-Papers-1785-227 Description: Most correspondents identified and entered in the Name field Quantity: 1 folder(s).
Date: [1943] From: Coates, Joseph Gordon, 1878-1943 : Papers Ref: MS-Papers-1785-227 Description: Most correspondents identified and entered in the Name field Quantity: 1 folder(s).