Flax industry - New Zealand - Manawatū-Whanganui Region

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Date: 1960 - 2009 Ref: Eph-A-TOURISM-Horowhenua-1960/2009 Description: Includes: 1960s?: Publishing Development Ltd. & Levin Industries Promotion Committee. Welcome to Levin; the ideal holiday resort. Pamphlet [1960s? during Ern...
Date: 1904-1960 By: Tokomaru Flaxmill Company Ltd Ref: MS-Papers-1650 Description: Minute book (1904-1960); also articles of association giving regulations of newly formed company which took over Seifert family's flaxmilling business (1904)...
Date: [190-?] From: Daroux, Louis John, 1870-1948 :Photographs of New Zealand and the Pacific Ref: 1/1-039357-G Description: View across water to flax drying in a field, possibly near Foxton. There is a man in a canoe and logs in the water in the foreground. Photograph taken ca 190...
Date: 1900s-1950s From: Nightingall/Morrell :Albums, negatives, prints and transparencies taken by Jack and Theo Nightingall Ref: PAColl-7167-01 Description: John Hough Nightingall, his wife Dorothy and sons Jack and Theo. Images of the two sons as babies and school boys in Tasmania, other family members and frie...
Date: 1917 From: [Postcard album of cards collected by Joye Taylor. ca 1905-1915]. By: Muir & Moodie (Firm) Ref: Eph-B-POSTCARD-Vol-4-011-2 Description: Shows a photograph of an assemblage of buildings on the water's edge at Foxton, probably on a river bank. The border resembles a wooden frame with decorative...
Date: 1905 By: Field, William Hughes, 1861-1944 Ref: MS-Papers-5801 Description: Field's papers as Member of the House of Representatives, include correspondence from R J Seddon, and letter from James Toomath re flax industry. Includes p...
Date: 1930-1939 From: Nightingall/Morrell :Albums, negatives, prints and transparencies taken by Jack and Theo Nightingall Ref: PAColl-7167-12 Description: Airplanes associated with the Wellington Aero Club including photos taken during a flight over Wellington, also the flying boat "Centaurus". Nightingall fam...
Date: ca1930-ca1935 From: Nightingall/Morrell :Albums, negatives, prints and transparencies taken by Jack and Theo Nightingall Ref: PAColl-7167-14 Description: Various photographs relating to different places and events. One seems to be a trip to Sydney. There are views of a ship's deck and coastal cliffs. Also s...
Date: Between 1923 and 1928 From: Moore, Robert Percy, 1881-1948 :Panoramic photographs of New Zealand Ref: Pan-1371-F Description: Panoramic view of a large field of flax plants, trees and hills in the background. Possibly in the Horowhenua area. Taken by Robert Percy Moore Source of d...
Date: 1906-1931 By: Manawatu Flaxmills and Flax Textiles Employees Union Ref: MS-Papers-0624 Description: Records comprise register of members, 1906-1915, minute books, 1912-1913, balance sheets and reports of executive, 1920-1931 Quantity: 3 folder(s). 2 volume...
Date: 1854-1875 By: Johnston Brothers (Firm) Ref: MS-Papers-2176 Description: Records include mortgages, land receipts, wool securities, inventory (1868) of plant and tools, correspondence concerning the Manawatu Flax Mill and the Aust...
Date: [190-?] From: Daroux, Louis John, 1870-1948 :Photographs of New Zealand and the Pacific Ref: 1/1-039358-G Description: Flax industry workers on a barge loaded with flax on the Manawatu River. Two horse-drawn carts are in the river, and a steam launch is tied up on the far sid...
Date: 1915-1930, 1936-1937 Ref: Micro-MS-0872 Description: Quantity: 2 microfilm reel(s) positive.
Date: 1911-1983 By: New Zealand (except Taranaki, Nelson and Marlborough Industrial Districts) Woollen Mills, Hosiery Factories, Carpet Factories, Synthetic Fibres Factories, - Flaxmill and Textile Factories and Related Trades Industrial Union of Workers Ref: MS-Group-0497 Description: Includes records of the Wellington District Woollen Mills Union, the Manawatu Flaxmills and Flax Textiles Employees Union, the Taranaki District Knitting Mil...
Date: [1950s-1970s] From: Nicholls, Trevor, 1929- :Transparency slides of New Zealand scenes Ref: PA12-7485 Description: Colour slides of various parts of New Zealand, taken 1950s-1970s by Trevor Nicholls. Includes: 1. Whangaroa Harbour, St Paul's Rock ca 1972, 2. Te Pahi, 3-4....
Date: 19 May 1994 From: A history of Indian women in Aotearoa By: Singh, Sante, 1905-2001 Ref: OHInt-0063/11 Description: Sante Singh notes that she was born in 1905 at Haraghar, Hoshiarpur, Punjab State. Describes coming to New Zealand in 1932, her husband's work as a scrub and...
Date: [ca 1890s-1900s] From: Daroux, Louis John, 1870-1948 :Photographs of New Zealand and the Pacific Ref: PAColl-8788-3 Description: Photographs taken by Louis John Daroux, circa 1890s-1900s, chiefly at A&P shows and race meetings in the Wellington and Manawatu-Whanganui regions. Also cont...
Date: 1883, 1906-1915 From: Field, William Hughes, 1861-1944 : Papers Ref: 73-128-134 Description: Identified persons entered under Name; also includes draft agreement for Aramoho Hotel (1883); timber delivery with some Maori notes and translation of lette...
Flax swamp at Wai-kakariki lagoon near Levin
Date: 1912 From: Adkin, George Leslie, 1888-1964 :Photographs of New Zealand geology, geography, and the Maori history of Horowhenua Ref: 1/2-065686-G Description: Shows a flax swamp at Wai-kakariki lagoon near Levin - Foxton highway. Photograph taken by George Leslie Adkin ca 1912. Quantity: 1 b&w original negative(s).
Flax fibre drying over fences, St Mary and the Holy Angels' Church in the background, at Foxton
Date: [ca 1910] From: Murphy, E C :Photographs of the Brigidine Convent and the centennial celebrations for the church Ref: 1/2-145795-F Description: Dressed flax fibre drying over fences in Foxton, circa 1910. The St Mary and the Holy Angels' Church is in the background. Taken by an unidentified photograp...