Clarke, John Michael, 1875-1952

Clark, Jack, 1875-1952, Clarke, Jack, 1875-1952

Mountaineer. A guide on Mt Cook. Son of James (farmer) and Mary. Born in Ireland. In NZ for 55 years. Never married. See also NZ Alpine Journal v.XV, no 40, June 1953, p 288-93 (Information from Alexander Turnbull Library Biographies Index). Also, Jack Clark, Tom Fyfe and George Graham reached the top of Mt Cook at 1:30 on the afternoon of Christmas Day 1894 (Source: Open Country radio series, Programme 372)

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Date: ca 1880s-1900s Ref: PAColl-7220 Description: Photographs of Clarke, Graham and Fyfe who first climbed Mount Cook on Christmas Day 1894, with their mountaineering equipment; the sheep dog of James MacKen...
Date: [Circa 1900s-1920s] From: Kennedy, William Alexander, 1865-1950 :Photographs of the Southern Alps area By: Pattle, John Charlesfield, -1971; Teichelmann, Ebenezer (Dr), 1859-1938 Ref: PAColl-0959-09 Description: Views, mostly snapshots, many of which show a group of eleven men camping in the Cook River area circa 1920s, taken by unidentified photographers. Other imag...
Date: Tuesday, 1 March 1898 From: Constance Astley (1851-1935) :Photographs relating to the New Zealand visit of Constance Astley By: Clarke, John Michael, 1875-1952 Ref: 1/2-178522-F Description: Constance Astley and Margaret Shaen on Tasman Glacier. Photograph taken Tuesday 1 March 1898l, probably by their guide, Jack Clarke, on Margaret Shaen's cam...
Date: [Circa 1910s-1930s] From: Kennedy, William Alexander, 1865-1950 :Photographs of the Southern Alps area By: Pascoe, John Dobree, 1908-1972; Williams, Edgar Richard, 1891-1983 Ref: PAColl-0959-18 Description: Alpine views, taken by John Dobree Pascoe, circa 1930s, except image no. 27 (taken by Edgar Williams, in 1917). Many of the places shown are listed above, m...
Date: [Circa 1907-1911] From: Kennedy, William Alexander, 1865-1950 :Photographs of the Southern Alps area By: Teichelmann, Ebenezer (Dr), 1859-1938 Ref: PAColl-0959-35 Description: Alpine views in the South Island, taken by Dr Ebenezer Teichelmann, circa 1907-1911. For information on mountaineering trips taken by Dr Teichelmann, see int...
Jack Clarke
Date: ca 1937 From: Pascoe, John Dobree, 1908-1972 :Photographic albums, prints and negatives Ref: PA1-o-406-022-3 Description: Jack Clarke, circa 1937, photographed by John Dobree Pascoe. Location unknown. Quantity: 1 b&w original photographic print(s). Physical Description: Silver...
Mountain lilies, Jack Clark, and an ice cave.
Date: 1895 From: Kinsey, Joseph James (Sir), 1852-1936 :Photographs relating to Antarctica and mountaineering By: Kinsey, Joseph James (Sir), 1852-1936 Ref: PA1-q-137-12 Description: Left hand photograph (PA1-q-137-12-1) shows a bunch of Mount Cook lilies (Ranunculus Lyalli) in a vase. A note states that this photograph was taken at the ...
Date: [1890s] From: Kinsey, Joseph James (Sir), 1852-1936 :Photographs relating to Antarctica and mountaineering By: Harper, Arthur Paul, 1865-1955; Inglis, Charles, active 1894 Ref: PA1-q-137 Description: Album includes scenic photographs of areas in the region of the Southern Alps, including panoramas and closer views of mountains, valleys, rivers and glacier...
Date: [Circa 1890s-1930s] From: Kennedy, William Alexander, 1865-1950 :Photographs of the Southern Alps area By: Fitzgerald, Edward Arthur, 1871-1931; Kinsey, Joseph James (Sir), 1852-1936; Lippe, Jack N, active 1914; Marsden, (Miss), active 1900s; Pascoe, Dorothy Gladys, 1917-2014; Pascoe, John Dobree, 1908-1972; Sanders, R, active 1910s?; Sun Newspapers Ltd; Sutton-Turner, Arthur Seymour, 1879?-1957 Ref: PAColl-0959-36 Description: Alpine views in the South Island, taken by various identified and unidentified photographers. Those named include Miss Marsden (no. 33), E.A. Fitzgerald, J....
Date: [Circa 1900s-1920s] From: Kennedy, William Alexander, 1865-1950 :Photographs of the Southern Alps area By: Beken, Charles Albert, 1859-1944; Collins, Tudor Washington, 1898-1970; Gardiner, Kate, 1885-1974; Joachim, Mary Eleanor, 1874-1957; Kurz, Marcel, 1887-1967; Mannering, George Edward, 1862-1947; Theomin, Dorothy Michaelis, 1888-1966 Ref: PAColl-0959-32 Description: Photographs of various mountains and valleys, birds and plants in New Zealand taken by identified and unidentified photographers. A large proportion were tak...
Mountaineers
Date: 1896 From: Kinsey, Joseph James (Sir), 1852-1936 :Photographs relating to Antarctica and mountaineering Ref: PA1-q-137-78-2 Description: Group of mountaineers photographed by Joseph James Kinsey in 1896, probably in the Canterbury region, possibly in the vicinity of Mount Sealy. From left: Mat...
Jack Clarke, Halpin Creek, Canterbury
Date: Mar 1937 From: Pascoe, John Dobree, 1908-1972 :Photographic albums, prints and negatives Ref: PA1-o-406-021-6 Description: Jack Clarke at Halpin Creek, March 1937. Photograph taken by John Dobree Pascoe. Inscriptions: Album page - beneath image - Jack Clarke; Album page - left o...
Jack Clarke, Halpin Creek, Canterbury
Date: Mar 1937 From: Pascoe, John Dobree, 1908-1972 :Photographic albums, prints and negatives Ref: PA1-o-406-021-5 Description: Jack Clarke at Halpin Creek, March 1937. Photograph taken by John Dobree Pascoe. Inscriptions: Album page - beneath image - Jack Clarke; Album page - right ...
Jack Clarke
Date: 1895 From: Kinsey, Joseph James (Sir), 1852-1936 :Photographs relating to Antarctica and mountaineering Ref: PA1-q-137-12-2 Description: Jack Clarke, photographed by Joseph James Kinsey in 1895, probably in Christchurch. Inscriptions: Album page - above image - The first climbers of Mt Cook o...
Mountaineering group
Date: 1896 From: Kinsey, Joseph James (Sir), 1852-1936 :Photographs relating to Antarctica and mountaineering Ref: PA1-q-137-66-1 Description: Mountaineering group, Kea Point, 20 February 1896, photographed by Joseph James Kinsey. Back, from left: Mattias Zurbriggen, Isabel Baker, Jack Clarke. Front...
Mountaineers on De La Beche peak
Date: ca 1895 From: Kinsey, Joseph James (Sir), 1852-1936 :Photographs relating to Antarctica and mountaineering Ref: PA1-q-137-40-1 Description: Mountaineers in the snow on De La Beche peak, Westland, circa 1895. From left to right: Jack Clarke, Dr Kronecker, Mahler, Mrs Maxwell, Thomas Camperdown Fy...
Group, including mountaineer Jack Clarke
Date: [Circa 1895] From: Kinsey, Joseph James (Sir), 1852-1936 :Photographs relating to Antarctica and mountaineering Ref: PA1-q-137-64-1 Description: Group photographed by Joseph James Kinsey circa 1895, probably in Christchurch. From left to right, unidentified, unidentified, Signor Borsolino, May Kinsey ...
Date: 20 Dec 1970 From: Open Country Sound Recordings Ref: OHInt-0002/336 Description: Tony Nolan traces the various attempts at climbing Mount Cook - The siege of Mt Cook started in 1882 with the arrival of Rev. Green - an Irishman, and Swiss ...