Farm life - New Zealand - Northland Region

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Date: 1915-[ca 2000] By: Ujdur, Sydney, 1915-2008 Ref: MS-Papers-8804 Description: Account of Ujdur's life; describes growing up in the Far North as the son of a Dalmatian gum digger and Maori mother; describes in detail his service in Egyp...
Date: 1817-1906 From: Australian Joint Copying Project : Miscellaneous Series microfilm Ref: Micro-MS-Coll-20-2656 Description: Further selected papers relevant to Hotham's period as Lieutenant- Governor of Victoria; correspondence from other members of the Hotham family in New Zealan...
Date: 1859-1869 Ref: Micro-MS-0382 Description: Source of title - Transcribed Quantity: 1 microfilm reel(s) (136 pages). Physical Description: Positive microfilm
Date: 1856-1912 By: Matthews family Ref: Micro-MS-0565 Description: Account book for Rev Joseph Matthews and Matthews Brothers of Kaitaia 1856-1863, 1870; diary of his son, R H Matthews reflecting activities as a farmer, buil...
Flood at Aratapu
Date: 1946 From: Wells, Robert E, 1905-2006 :Photographic negatives, prints and transparencies of the Mokau and other rural North Island districts, and scenic views of New Zealand Ref: 1/4-091114-F Description: Flooded field, Aratapu, photographed by Robert E Wells in 1946. Quantity: 1 b&w original negative(s). Physical Description: Cellulosic film negative 3.5 x ...
Haymaking at Aratapu
Date: 1946 From: Wells, Robert E, 1905-2006 :Photographic negatives, prints and transparencies of the Mokau and other rural North Island districts, and scenic views of New Zealand Ref: 1/4-091110-F Description: Haymaking and baling at Morgan's farm, Aratapu. Photographed in 1946 by Robert E Wells. Quantity: 1 b&w original negative(s). Physical Description: Cellulo...
Date: 1908-1917 By: Gregory, Arthur, active 1908-1917 Ref: MS-0880 Description: A diary of brief entries concerning farming activities in Hokianga; includes newspaper cutting and biographical note by donor Source of title - Transcribed ...
Date: 23 Feb 1995 From: Dalmatian Women Immigrants By: Brajkovich, Meri, 1925- Ref: OHInt-0369-02 Description: Talks about being born in Kaitaia where her father was a gumdigger. Recalls going to Dalmatia as a young child and living there with her mother for several y...
Date: [ca 1950s-1960s] From: Collins, Tudor Washington, 1898-1970 :Photographs of Northland Ref: PA7-57-22 Description: Three children (two boys and a younger sister) standing with their pet calves. Photograph taken by Tudor W Collins, a Warkworth photographer, ca 1950s-1960s ...
Sheep droving at Ohaeawai
Date: [ca 1919] From: Northwood brothers :Photographs of Northland By: Northwood Brothers (Firm) Ref: 1/2-003159-F Description: Sheep droving at Ohaeawai, circa 1919. Photograph taken by the Northwood Brothers. Inscriptions: Photographer's title on negative - bottom left - To pasture...
Date: 1852-1913 By: Wilson, James Irwin, 1832-1913 Ref: MS-Papers-2829 Description: Notes written by J I Wilson with covering letter from his son (of Hamilton) to Crompton Smith, Jul 1930. Also letter to Wilson from Charles Heaphy, 29 Apr 1...
Date: [ca 1776-1954] By: Williams, Charles Skinner, active 1954 Ref: MS-Papers-5166 Description: Unpublished material concerning Maori and Pakeha traditions, history and contemporary description of the Whangaroa Harbour area, collected and written by C S...
Date: 6 April 1889 - 4 June 1891 From: Jackson, Ann Fletcher, 1833-1903 :Journals and Poems By: Jackson, Ann Fletcher, 1833-1903 Ref: MSX-7764 Description: This journal contains details of Ann Fletcher Jackson's life and activities as a mother, wife, her travels to visit Quaker communities in Australia and rura...
Date: 18 February 1883 - 19 November 1885 From: Jackson, Ann Fletcher, 1833-1903 :Journals and Poems Ref: MSX-7761 Description: Ann Fletcher Jackson continues as a teacher until her health prevents her continuing. The Jackson family experiences hardship making the farm in Otonga (Whan...
Date: 4 December 1885 - 3 June 1887 From: Jackson, Ann Fletcher, 1833-1903 :Journals and Poems Ref: MSX-7762 Description: In 1885, Ann Fletcher Jackson began visiting fledgeling Quaker churches around the top half of the North Island to encourage them. This journal contains inf...
Date: 1883-1946, 2007 By: Heslop, George William, 1867-1946 Ref: MS-Papers-8764 Description: Includes letters, newspaper cuttings and photographs regarding Heslop's voyage to New Zealand on the Rangitiki in 1883, life in a lumber camp and in the gumf...
Date: [196?] (transcribed 1984) By: Brown, May, 1884-1972 Ref: MS-Papers-2517 Description: Reminiscences by Brown written in the 1960s of her childhood at Te Kopuru, on the Wairoa River where her father worked in a timber mill and dug kauri gum. Wh...
Date: 1897 From: Walsh, Philip 1843-1914 :[Waimate sketchbook] 1896-1913. Ref: E-363-q-030/031 Description: Quantity: 1 drawing(s) (double page). Physical Description: Pencil, 180 x 500 mm
Date: 1977 By: Strange, Pamela M, 1941- Ref: MS-Papers-7236 Description: An account of the Clark family, and their life at Whakahara on the Northern Wairoa River, near Kaipara. Also includes the history of the Paton family of Nels...
Date: 1990 From: New Zealand Society of Genealogists : 1990 Sesquicentennial Family Biography Competition collection Ref: MS-Papers-4280-058 Description: The essay is about the writer's life and her family background. Includes a family tree. Miss Olive Duck was 80 years old at the time of writing. She details ...