Whitcombe & Tombs Ltd

Whitcombe and Tombs Ltd

Printing, publishing and bookselling firm. Merged with Coulls, Somerville & Wilkie to form Whitcoulls Ltd. Established by George Hawkes Whitcombe and George Tombs in 1882. In the 1940s, the company had stores in Auckland, Wellington, Christchurch, Dunedin, Invercargill, London, Sydney and Melbourne.

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Date: 1891 - 1907 From: [Architectural plans collected by Bulleyment Fortune architects. 1890-1900s] By: Crichton McKay & Haughton (Firm) Ref: Plans-91-2033/2035 Description: Shows floor plans (ground floor plan only partially there), elevation and section, alternative plan and elevation, alternative elevation of verandah. Quanti...
Date: 1933 From: [Architectural plans collected by Bulleyment Fortune architects. 1890-1900s] By: Crichton McKay & Haughton (Firm) Ref: Plans-91-2046/2047 Description: Shows plan and elevation of south wall, with written specifications about the materials to be used: "1 part Portland cemment to 5 parts approved aggregate wa...
Date: 1940 From: [Architectural plans collected by Bulleyment Fortune architects. 1890-1900s] By: Crichton McKay & Haughton (Firm) Ref: Plans-91-2058/2059 Description: Includes electric light plan as existing; floor plan and elevation of show cases. Quantity: 2 plan(s). Physical Description: Pencil drawings on tracing pap...
Date: 1945 From: [Architectural plans collected by Bulleyment Fortune architects. 1890-1900s] By: Crichton McKay & Haughton (Firm) Ref: Plans-91-2209 Description: Shows block plan and ground floor, east elevation, section AA of a single-storey building. Quantity: 1 plan(s). Physical Description: Pencil drawing on tra...
Date: 1940-1967 From: Holcroft, Montague Harry, 1902-1993 : Papers Ref: MS-Papers-1186-25 Description: Correspondents entered in name field Quantity: 1 folder(s).
Date: 1946 From: [Architectural plans collected by Bulleyment Fortune architects. 1890-1900s] By: Crichton McKay & Haughton (Firm) Ref: Plans-91-2203 Description: Shows second floor plan, elevation of book sorting, magazine sorting and despatch pigeonholes, addressograph wrapping, desk elevation. Quantity: 1 plan(s). ...
Creator unknown : Photograph of the Bank of New South Wales, Lambton Quay, Wellington
Date: 1902 Ref: 1/2-003833-G Description: Photograph of the Bank of New South Wales on Lambton Quay taken in 1902. Signs on the right portion of the building advertise the business of A J McTavish an...
Date: 1902 or 1903 From: Creator of Collection Unknown : Miscellaneous images of Lambton Quay Ref: PAColl-7388-01 Description: Bank of New South Wales on Lambton Quay. Signs on the right portion of the building advertise the business of A J McTavish and Co, land agent, and the Metrop...
Whitcombe & Tombs Limited :Book mark. If you study your throat, better smoke Bachelors cork tipped. A "Bachelor" and a book! What could be nicer? Join Whitcombe's New-Book Club. Whitcombe & Tombs Ltd, Auckland, Christchurch, Dunedin, Wellington. Player's Bachelor Cigarettes, cork tipped or plain. W & T Ltd., W1939 [1939?]
Date: 1939 From: [Ephemera of octavo size relating to smoking, cigarettes, smokefree campaigns] By: Whitcombe & Tombs Ltd Ref: Eph-A-SMOKING-1939-01 Description: Front shows a photograph of a woman in profile holding a cigarette in her hand. The verso advertises Whitcombe's New-Book Club. Date estimated from the impr...
[New Zealand National Party]: To the householder - postage paid. The Maori and the future. [Printed by] W.& T. Ltd [1960]
Date: 1960 From: New Zealand National Party: [Political pamphlets, fliers and election propaganda. 1960] By: Whitcombe & Tombs Ltd Ref: Eph-A-NZ-NATIONAL-1960-03 Description: Pamphlet issued prior to the 1960 general election, states that Keith Holyoake would like more Maori politicians to be voted into office in the National Part...
Date: 1944 From: [Architectural plans collected by Bulleyment Fortune architects. 1890-1900s] By: Crichton McKay & Haughton (Firm) Ref: Plans-91-2210/2211 Description: Shows plan of tiling in an entranceway, and a section through the slightly sloping entrance. Quantity: 2 plan(s). Physical Description: Diazo print and pen...
Date: 1923 From: Cowan family: Collection By: Whitcombe & Tombs Ltd Ref: MS-Papers-11946-109 Description: Published by Whitcombe & Tombs Ltd, 1923. Includes some annotations by James Cowan. Quantity: 1 folder(s). Physical Description: One volume in a folder.
Date: 1960 - 1970 By: Whitcombe & Tombs Ltd Ref: Eph-A-TOURISM-Queenstown-1970-01 Description: Booklet of ten different views (two sizes of each) of Queenstown, including the gondola (built 1967), Skyline Restaurant, Ben Lomond, Frankton & the Remarka...
Robert Ford and Company Ltd (Hokitika): Ford's pale XXXX ale, the best spot in Westland. Brewed and bottle in New Zealand by Robt. Ford & Co Ltd., Hokitika. W & T Ltd. [ca 1969]
Date: 1969 From: Edwards-Sextus, Pat (Mrs) (Collector): [Collection of beer and drink labels. 1940-1969] By: Robert Ford and Company Ltd; Whitcombe & Tombs Ltd Ref: Eph-A-ALCOHOL-Edwards-Westland-1-01 Description: Oval bottle label shows a glacier, probably the franz Josef Glacier, with flowering pohutukawa trees in the foreground. Some of the title words are writen ar...
Date: 1940 From: [Architectural plans collected by Bulleyment Fortune architects. 1890-1900s] By: Crichton McKay & Haughton (Firm) Ref: Plans-91-2080 Description: Shows plan, elevation and sections of bookshelves. Other Titles - Wellington Quantity: 1 plan(s). Physical Description: Ink drawing on oil-impregnated pap...
Date: 1941 From: [Architectural plans collected by Bulleyment Fortune architects. 1890-1900s] By: Crichton McKay & Haughton (Firm) Ref: Plans-91-2193/2197 Description: Includes roof plans, sections, and layout of cash tubes. Quantity: 5 plan(s). Physical Description: Ink drawings on tracing paper, and blueprints, sizes va...
Date: 1938 - 1943 From: [Architectural plans collected by Bulleyment Fortune architects. 1890-1900s] By: Crichton McKay & Haughton (Firm) Ref: Plans-91-2198/2199 Description: Includes site plan, ring bolt detail for retaining wall, section and elevation of fence. Also includes specification booklet for the retaining wall. Quanti...
Date: 1901 - 1929 From: [Architectural plans collected by Bulleyment Fortune architects. 1890-1900s] By: Crichton & McKay (Firm) Ref: Plans-91-2036/2040 Description: Includes plan of foundations, ground floor plan, first, second floor and roof plans, sections, elevations, details of gangway connecting new and existing bui...
Date: 1946 From: [Architectural plans collected by Bulleyment Fortune architects. 1890-1900s] By: Haughton & McKeon (Firm) Ref: Plans-91-2207 Description: Shows floor plan, electrical plan, interior wall elevations with shelving. Quantity: 1 plan(s). Physical Description: Pencil drawing on tracing paper, 450 ...
Date: [ca 1940-1949] From: Megget, Ronald Calverley, 1913-1996 : Papers Ref: MS-Papers-9479-5 Description: Undated. Other Titles - Lemon culture Other Titles - Cloud forms - Definitions and photographs Other Titles - Elementary agriculture Other Titles - Fruit gr...