Gold mines and mining - New Zealand - West Coast Region

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Date: ca 1900 From: Original photographic prints and postcards from the file print collection, Box 16 Ref: PAColl-7344-65 Description: Five men grouped around a jet of water operating at a rock face. One of the men is sitting on the pipe supplying the water. Photographer unidentified but ...
Date: 16, 23 August, 13 Sept, 1994 - 16 Aug 1994 - 13 Sep 1994 From: The Men in Our Lives oral history project By: Jones, David, 1914-1999 Ref: OHInt-0406-19 Description: David Jones born Wanganui, 1914. Outlines family background - maternal grandparents from County Cork, Ireland - mother born in Greymouth - Uncle Jack became...
Date: 1855-1925 From: Australian Joint Copying Project : Miscellaneous Series microfilm Ref: Micro-MS-Coll-20-2633 Description: Quantity: 1 microfilm reel(s).
Date: 16-17 Dec 1995 - 27-28 Jan 1996 - 16 Dec 1995 - 28 Jan 1996 From: Haast oral history project By: Buchanan, Henry John, 1917-1997 Ref: OHInt-0419/03 Description: Henry Buchanan was born in Runanga in 1917. Recalls living in Ikamatua where his father trammed for the sawmiller A R Wallis. Mentions their shift to the Tur...
Date: 1901-1951 Ref: MS-Papers-8257 Description: Reports, correspondence and circulars relating to gold mines and mining on the West Coast (1901-1949); includes material for Big River Gold Mining, New Inker...
Date: 1894-1928 By: Ziman, David, 1860-1920 Ref: MS-Papers-7506 Description: Comprises folders of letters from David Ziman to his son, Herbert, and to wife, Lena, correspondence with his brother, Jacob Ziman, some newspaper clippings ...
Date: [ca 1870] Ref: 1/2-017897 Description: Aylmer Street in Ross, showing the Junction and Dunedin Hotels with a gold mine in the background. Taken by an unidentified photographer circa 1870. Note o...
Globe/Progress stamper battery, Inganahua River district, West Coast
Date: [ca 1880s] Ref: 1/2-018200-F Description: Globe/Progress stamper battery, West Coast, circa 1910. Photographer unidentified. Source of descriptive information - Notes on file print. Date estimated b...
Date: 1954 From: Cleveland, Francis Leslie, 1921-2014: Photographs Ref: PAColl-D-1538 Description: Mounted exhibition print showing an unidentified goldminer crossing above the Balfour River in a cage on a wire. Taken by Les Cleveland, 1954. Stamped “Les C...
Date: 1850-1873 By: Billmanson, Ivan Frederick, -1872 Ref: Micro-MS-0103 Description: Billmanson's correspondence with his family from 1850 to 1872, largely in Swedish, as a seaman based in Liverpool 1850-1857, as farm labourer, teacher and go...
Date: 1902 By: Lawn, Peter, active 2000 Ref: PAColl-6330 Description: Photograph of the staff of the Globe Battery at the retirement of the manager, Mr Maltman, in 1902. Photographed by an unknown photographer Jack Lovelock's...
Date: ca 1960 Ref: PAColl-6586 Description: 12 views of Westland: three showing gold mining tailings and the work done to reuse the land; two of a Dominic aircraft, one at Haast aerodrome and one at Fr...
Date: 1865 By: Illustrated Sydney news (Newspaper); Nazer, Bowen Watson, 1842-1882; Jackson, Al, active 1865; Siers, Judy, 1937- Ref: A-343-027-a Description: Shows a general view of Westland and Hokitika seen from the sea, with a sailboat in the right foreground, huts or tents under a cliff on the shore, and a pad...
Date: ca 1910, ca 1930s By: Divis, Joseph, 1885-1967; French, Derek, active 1968 Ref: PAColl-4796 Description: Photographs of the gold mining town of Waiuta, West Coast. Comprises scenes of the township, miners, mine shafts and batteries, chiefly taken (1930s?). One i...
Date: [ca 1920] By: Divis, Joseph, 1885-1967; Nathan, Simon, 1943- Ref: PAColl-9969 Description: Stereoscopic photographic print of the gold mining town of Waiuta, West Coast, showing the township and Blackwater Mine's south shaft (top right) taken by Jo...
Date: 14 Oct 1973 From: Open Country Sound Recordings Ref: OHInt-0002/459 Description: Access Contact - see oral history librarian Venue - Wellington Interviewer(s) - Jim Henderson, presenter Venue - NZBC Studios, Wellington. Arrangement: Tap...
Date: Ca 1867 By: Lewis, Janet K, active 2001; Lewis, John, active 1863-1869; Price, Thomas Edward, 1863-1928 Ref: PAColl-7114 Description: Photographs of Charleston, Addison's Flat and Wanganui taken ca 1867 by Thomas E Price. Arrangement: Negatives at 1/2-197495 to 197501-F Photocopies on shel...
Gold mining sluice at Butterworth's Blow-Up Claim, Charleston
Date: 1907 From: Mourant, Herbert Philip, 1881-1972 :Photographs Ref: PAColl-0886-01 Description: Two men working at a gold mining sluice at Butterworth's Blow-Up claim, Charleston, taken 1907 by an unidentified photographer. Inscriptions: Verso - centre...
Date: [ca 1865-1877] From: Allan, Ruth Mary (Fletcher), d 1958 : Papers Ref: MS-Papers-0205-047 Description: Relates especially to goldfields round Charleston Quantity: 1 folder(s).
Date: ca 1866-1872 By: Tensfeld, John, active 1869-1882 Ref: PAColl-7634 Description: A flume bridge for gold mining near Ross ca 1870s; the first bridge between Blaketown and Greymouth ca 1870s; and Charleston ca 1866-1872. Photographer was ...