Farm life - New Zealand - Wellington Region

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Date: 1855-1950 By: Field family Ref: MS-Group-0060 Description: Correspondence and papers of two prominent New Zealand families. The collection centres around W H Field, Waikanae landowner and MP for Otaki, and his wife ...
Date: 1888-1925 By: Cox, James, 1846-1925 Ref: MS-0621-0655 Description: Day to day record of the life of an itinerant labourer. Most days are recorded, in a pencilled hand on tiny pieces of paper. Entries typically begin with a ...
Date: 1885-1907 By: Kahumingi Farm Ref: MS-Papers-2668 Description: Letterbook covers the period 1885 to 1907 and contains copies of letters dealing with the business affairs of the farm Source of title - Supplied title Kah...
Date: 1898 By: Nairn, James McLachlan, 1859-1904; Hughes, Florence Allman Shaw, 1898-1988 Ref: B-009-028 Description: Rural scene with trees and cows. Horokiri Valley is sometimes known as Horokiwi Valley. Other Titles - Horokiri Inscriptions: Recto - bottom right - Jas M...
Date: 1855-1879 By: Vallance, Charles Augustus, 1819?-1882 Ref: MS-Papers-2637 Description: Most of the papers are letters from Charles's brother, James Thomas Vallance, and business letters and records Source of title - Supplied title Accompanyin...
Date: [ca 1871] By: Masters, Joseph, 1802-1873; Turnbull, Alexander Horsburgh, 1868-1918 Ref: MS-1565 Description: Full account of Masters' life, career in local and national politics and farming life. Autobiography is unpublished. Source of title - Cover title Wairarap...
Date: 1843-1846, 1899 By: Allom, Albert James, 1825-1909 Ref: qMS-0060 Description: Describes the personal experiences of the author, who had settled at Tauanui Station, near Huangarua, in the Wairarapa in the early 1840s; describes other Wa...
Date: 1 Feb 1983 - 01 Feb 1983 From: Masterton South Rotary Club Oral History Project. By: Wilson, Evaline Elizabeth, 1892-1984 Ref: OHInt-0015-09 Description: Evaline Wilson describes her family background; how the laundry was done; the family home burning down; childhood chores; Wairere School, the schoolteacher, ...
Date: 1814-1940 By: Allen family Ref: MS-Papers-0441 Description: Primarily draft copies of childhood reminiscences of Emma Chisholm. Emma spent her first ten years in Wellington where the family lived at Thorndon Quay. The...
Date: [1844-1988] Ref: MS-Papers-5662 Description: Comprises death certificate for James Kearsley (1815); letter from curator, Bank of England re James Kearsley's service (1986); letters from James Kearsley o...
Date: 1923 By: Palethorpe, Joseph Lissant, 1877-1953; Flaws, D E (Mrs), active 1990s Ref: A-075-022 Description: Two tall trees in the right foreground, rolling paddocks with a fence, occasional trees, and cows in the background. Hills in the distance. Suggestion that...
Date: 1928 By: Palethorpe, Joseph Lissant, 1877-1953; Flaws, D E (Mrs), active 1990s Ref: A-075-021 Description: Rolling pasture with willows and hills in the background Attribution based on style of three other signed works donated at the same time and by the same don...
By: Barraud, Edward Noel, 1857-1920; Blundell, John Barraud, 1904-1975 Ref: A-106-008 Description: Cows grazing in a field, with hills in the background, trees and a river, possibly Hutt Valley Inscriptions: Recto - bottom left - Signature Quantity: 1 wa...
Date: 1886-1939 By: Matheson, William Brooklyn, 1861-1939 Ref: MS-1567-1619 Description: There is no diary for 1887 Source of title - Supplied title Relationship complexity - Cartographic Section hold map showing where Matheson farmed (832.45 e...
Date: 1936 From: McLeod, Rosemary Margaret, 1949- :Papers Ref: MS-Papers-11255-1 Description: Diary of teenager Jean McLeod, aunt of Rosemary. Describes her life at the farm at Mount Bruce and at school. Includes a reading list. Quantity: 1 folder(s).
Date: 1842-1853 (1960) By: Marshall, Mary Frederica, 1826-1854 Ref: MSX-8805 Description: Letters, mainly to her father and husband describing political and social life at Wellington and the Hutt, with some correspondence from other members of the...
Date: 1965-1988, 2009 From: Stout family: Papers Ref: MS-Papers-11704-3 Description: Letters from Robert Edward to his sister Vida Stout, his parents, his children and others. Mainly concerned with domestic and farm life at Tahora, financial ...
Date: 1948-1963 From: Stout family: Papers Ref: MS-Papers-11704-2 Description: Letters from Robert Edward and Hilary Stout to Vida Stout, his parents and others. Mainly concerned with domestic and farm life at Tahora. Quantity: 1 fold...
Date: 8 Apr 1992 - 08 Apr 1992 By: Monk, Neil Wilson, 1919-2009; Hofsteede, Marian, active 1992 Ref: OHColl-0345-1 Description: Neil Wilson Monk born 1919 in Wellington. Recalls parents Helen Brown and Alexander Monk farming in the Reikorangi Basin. Describes the family home and talks...
Date: 1888-1925 By: Cox, James, 1846-1925 Ref: MS-Papers-4296 Description: Day to day record of the life of an immigrant who worked as a mill hand and farm labourer Publication - Diaries published with commentary as `Nearly out of ...