Whanganui

Petre, Wanganui

The New Zealand Company named the town Petre after one of its directors, but in 1854 the name was changed to Wanganui after the Whanganui River. In 2010 the spelling of the name changed to Whanganui to reflect the correct meaning of the name (large harbour)

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Date: 1959-1962 From: Angus Corporation: Photographs of building construction By: Tesla Studios Ref: PA1-q-487 Description: Photographs of the construction of the surgical block and the dining and kitchen block for Whanganui Hospital, from November 1959 to January 1962, taken by T...
Date: [ca 1930] From: Bekhuis, Alan, 1970- :Photographs Ref: 1/4-066698-G Description: Quantity: 1 b&w original negative(s). Physical Description: Glass negative
Date: 1997 Ref: Eph-B-OPERA-1997-2 Description: Includes: "Aida" (Verdi). (With Roger Howell, Linda Finnie, Wilhelmenia Fernandez, Paul Lyon, Conal Coad, Bob Borowsky, Robert Wiremu, Arax Mansoutian, Marga...
Date: Jul 1978, Apr 1975 From: New Zealand National Party : Further records Ref: 89-075-142/08 Description: Quantity: 1 folder(s).
Date: 1915-1969 From: New Zealand Yearly Meeting of the Society of Friends: Records Ref: Series-2691 Description: The Friends School was opened on 23 February 1920. The idea was first mooted by John Holdsworth in 1913. In 1914 a committee was apppointed to seek a site, b...
Date: Aug 1915-Jul 1923 From: Levin & Company Ltd : Records Ref: MSY-0827 Description: Quantity: 1 volume(s).
Date: May 1927-Dec 1928 From: Levin & Company Ltd : Records Ref: MSY-0829 Description: Quantity: 1 volume(s).
Date: Jan 1931-Sep 1932 From: Levin & Company Ltd : Records Ref: MSY-0831 Description: Quantity: 1 volume(s).
Date: 1928-1940 From: Ngata, Apirana Turupa (Sir), 1874-1950 : Papers Ref: MS-Papers-6919-0462 Description: Papers relating to Apirana Ngata's position on the Board of Maori Art, the financing of projects for Te Aute College, Moutoua Gardens monument and embellishm...
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