Amusement parks

Funparks, Theme parks
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Date: 1973 From: Lodge, Nevile Sidney 1918-1989 :[Archive of original cartoons for the Evening Post and Sports Post, 1941 to 1988] By: Lodge, Nevile Sidney, 1918-1989; Sports post (Newspaper) Ref: B-134-441 Description: This cartoon features the upcoming Commonwealth Games in Christchurch. In the style of a circus side show a man is trying to get the people passing by to buy...
Date: 1935-1964 By: Lovell-Smith, Peter Cornford, 1916-1987 Ref: MS-Group-1500 Description: The collection comprises the diary of his life as an itinerant labourer in Northland and the Bay of Plenty 1935-1936; and diaries of his military career with...
Date: 1913 From: Gooch, Mitchell and MacDiarmid Ltd :[Architectural plans. 1906-1995]. By: White, Henry Eli, 1877-1952 Ref: Plans-2002-058-025-031 Description: Shows a site plan of Wonderland Park, at the Auckland Exhibition 1913-1914, with the Palace of Industries at the lower edge, and the Machinery Hall at the le...
'The spider web' ride at fairground, Wellington
Date: [ca 7 Mar 1950] From: Evening post (Newspaper. 1865-2002) :Photographic negatives and prints of the Evening Post newspaper Ref: 114/121/06-G Description: View looking down on 'the spider web' ride at a fairground in Wellington, photographed circa 7 March 1950 by an Evening Post photographer. Other - See also ...
Date: 1977 From: Lodge, Nevile Sidney 1918-1989 :[Archive of original cartoons for the Evening Post and Sports Post, 1941 to 1988] By: Lodge, Nevile Sidney, 1918-1989; Evening Post (Wellington, N.Z.) Ref: B-135-166 Description: This cartoon features an American offering Prime Minister Muldoon, who is on holiday in the USA, a permanent exhibit at Fantasyland. Muldoon replies that he ...
Date: 1950s From: Searle, Roland James, 1904-1984: Slides, negatives, photographs, letters and printed material Ref: PAColl-0639-17-01 Description: Two boys using the peep show machines at an amusement park. Inscriptions: Verso - top centre - The Fun of the Fair; Verso - bottom centre - R.J. Searle, Box...
'The spider web' ride at fairground, Wellington
Date: [ca 7 Mar 1950] From: Evening post (Newspaper. 1865-2002) :Photographic negatives and prints of the Evening Post newspaper Ref: 114/121/05-G Description: View looking down on 'the spider web' ride at a fairground in Wellington, with a man standing in the centre (probably Mr F A Stemps, designer). Photograph ta...
Date: 1975 - 1989 From: Sanitarium Health Food Company :Weet-Bix card albums. [1943-1980s] By: Sanitarium Health Food Company Ref: Eph-B-PICTURE-Cards-Sanitarium-1980s-01 Description: Booklet describing Disneyland in California, Mickey's Toontown in Disneyland, Walt Disney World Florida USA, Tokyo Disneyland Japan, and Euro Disney, Paris F...
Evans, Malcolm, 1945- :Tony's here George! New Zealand Herald, 28 March, 2003.
Date: 2003 Ref: DX-002-235 Description: George W. Bush sits at his desk and dreams of the world in a Mickey Mouse hat. Refers to the United States invasion of Iraq and the culturally imperialistic ...
Opinion polls. "When do we go up?" 16 October, 2003.
Date: 2006 Ref: DCDL-0001877 Description: Shows a theme park with a roller coaster in the distance and a slide in the foreground. A group of National MPs in a little car are tearing down the slide. O...