Farm life - New Zealand - Canterbury Region

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Date: 1873-1874 By: Middleton, Thomas, -1900 Ref: MS-1637 Description: Signature incorrectly transcribed as J Middleton Quantity: 1 volume(s) (107 pages). Physical Description: Typescript (27 cm; green linen)
Date: 1863-1895 By: Martin, John, active 1863-1915 Ref: MS-Papers-6509 Description: Correspondence from clients in New Zealand. The letters, as well as monetary and legal matters, discuss aspects of farm and station life in New Zealand, gene...
Date: 02 August 2006 to 21 April 2008 - 02 Aug 2006 - 21 Apr 2008 By: Methven District Heritage Association; Robertson, Nicola Jane, active 2002-2005; McKendry, Kathryn, active 2006-2008; Hunter-Letham, Jackie, active 2005-2008 Ref: OHColl-0920 Description: Interviews with individuals who share their perspective on the community's involvement with the Second World War effort at home and abroad and with the devel...
Date: 1885, 1895 Ref: qMS-0471-0472 Description: The diaries describe the day-to-day events on the station and the work of the men. They do not include much information about domestic or social life Clayto...
Date: 1981 By: Bouverie, Brian, 1935-2002? Ref: C-073-002 Description: Ploughing on a Canterbury farm Title from accompanying certificate (30 cm) `Original hand textured, hand coloured limited edition of 200 copies'--certific...
Date: 1863-1913 From: Australian Joint Copying Project : Miscellaneous Series microfilm Ref: Micro-MS-Coll-20-2024 Description: Includes the log of Captain Jenkins (HMS Miranda), while serving in the New Zealand Wars Dec12863-Jun 1865. Describes the seige of Gate Pa, the battle at Te ...
Date: 1911-1912, 1918, 1975-1980 By: Sterritt, David - 1888-1963 Ref: MS-Papers-2132 Description: Detailed verse diaries of shipboard life on Mamari, 1911, employment at Waiuku, and on troopship Mokoia, 1918. Also contains writings by his daughter, by a p...
Date: 1878-1902 By: Donald, Robert, 1890-1902 Ref: qMS-0618 Description: Contracts and specifications for buildings constructed by Donald in Masterton district; correspondence primarily concerned with farming activities Source of...
Date: 1995 From: Ted Gilberd Literary Trust : Essay competitions Ref: MS-Papers-5757-06 Description: History of the Ruddock and Pratt families in Ireland and London before arrival in New Zealand. Includes Sadie Ruddock's memories of her farming childhood at...
Date: 16 Apr 1989 From: NZOHA Country Library Service Oral History Project By: Meares, Lynette Fay, 1924- Ref: OHInt-0058/04 Description: Lyn Meares details her family background. Describes her childhood and some ill health. Comments on family methods of discipline, her parents' attitudes to sm...
Date: 1990 From: New Zealand Society of Genealogists : 1990 Sesquicentennial Family Biography Competition collection Ref: MS-Papers-4280-072 Description: An account of John Chambers, his wife Ellen and their children who left Ireland as assisted emigrants in 1874 and settled in the Ellesmere District, Canterbu...
Date: 1990 From: New Zealand Society of Genealogists : 1990 Sesquicentennial Family Biography Competition collection Ref: MS-Papers-4280-015 Description: The essay chronicles the activities of the Washbourne family from England in 1259 to New Zealand from 1850 to 1950. The families of some wives have been ment...
Date: 1939 By: Storry, Janet Elspeth, 1895-1973 Ref: MS-2058 Description: The volume has seven chapters dealing with White family history, mainly 1850-1899, the family's arrival in New Zealand, White's building of the Kaiapoi and W...
Date: 06 February 1993 - 06 Feb 1993 From: Woodford House Oral History Project By: Acland, Katherine Wilder (Lady), 1911-2010 Ref: OHInt-0061/01 Description: Lady Katherine (Kit) Acland, born Karamu, Hastings, 1911 was one of six daughters, in a family of 12 children. Outlines: family background - father, John Dav...
Date: 1875-1883 From: John Martin, Solicitors of Edinburgh : New Zealand letters Ref: MS-Papers-6509-02 Description: Letters from William Campbell, the Presbyterian minister at Hanmer and Waiau, North Canterbury, to his brother, Patrick, in Edinburgh. Requests money for his...
Date: 1855-1861 (1940) Ref: qMS-1739 Description: Diary describes life on the station, farming, duties, prices etc Quantity: 1 volume(s) (3, 142, 15 pages). Physical Description: Typescript (27 cm; grey cl...
Date: 1940 - 1941, 1943 - 1944 By: Brew family Ref: MS-Papers-4143 Description: Papers comprise letters from Brew to his family and correspondence relating to his death Source of title - Supplied title Tim Brew worked on a farm at Waia...
Date: 1861-1864, n d By: Butler, Samuel, 1835-1902 Ref: qMS-0359 Description: Letters to Acland and Tripp, mainly concerning sheep and sheep farming at Forest Creek and Mesopotamia. Included is letter dated 4 May 1912 from Henry Festin...
Date: 16 Feb 1861 By: Milner, Thomas, active 1861-1896 Ref: fMS-Papers-1300 Description: Letter from Christchurch to his brother describing farming conditions, his neighbours, relations with Maori and the wars in the North Island Source of title...
Date: 1837-1882 By: Shand family Ref: Micro-MS-0588 Description: Includes farm account books and ledgers Quantity: 1 microfilm reel(s) positive (ca 600 pages).