Amusement parks

Funparks, Theme parks
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Fletcher, David, 1952- :'While I was in Paris I took the opportunity to visit Disneyland...I'm a great fan of Mickey Mouse!' ' We could tell that by your policies.' Dominion Post, 14 June 2004.
Date: 2004 From: Fletcher, David, 1952- :Digital cartoons Ref: DX-005-926 Description: 'The Politician' cartoon strip. Quantity: 1 digital image(s).
Date: 1930 - 1949 From: Cabot, Charles Henry, 1890-1978: [Collection of ephemera, posters and programmes. 1900-1976] By: Mooremade Products Works (Lapeer, Michigan) Ref: Eph-A-CABOT-Miscellaneous-02 Description: Pamphlet advertising various styles and sizes of merry-go-round manufactured by Mooremade in Michigan, United States of America. The inside spread shows a p...
Date: 1930 - 1939 From: Cabot, Charles Henry, 1890-1978: [Collection of ephemera, posters and programmes. 1900-1976] By: Mooremade Products Works (Lapeer, Michigan) Ref: Eph-A-CABOT-Miscellaneous-03 Description: Pamphlet advertising a "test your strength" device where a lever is struck by a hammer and this sends a small weight up to ring a bell at the top. The inside...
Date: [196-] By: Lovell-Smith, Peter Cornford, 1916-1987 Ref: PAColl-8912 Description: Photographs of amusements parks in New South Wales, Australia, taken ca 1962-1965 by Peter Lovell-Smith while working as a sideshow operator. Includes views ...
Evans, Malcolm, 1945- :Tony's here George! New Zealand Herald, 28 March, 2003.
Date: 2003 From: Evans, Malcolm Paul, 1945- :Digital cartoons 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 ...
Date: ca1920-ca1960 By: Tiller, Eileen M, active 1957-2014 Ref: PAColl-0535 Description: Note in ATL donation book 15, page 106, 13/10/1983 reads: "1 bundle of negatives and photographs from the estate of the late Mr F Hansen, former lighthouse k...
New Zealand Centennial Exhibition (1939-1940 Wellington) :On view at Playland, Centennial Exhibition! Mexican Rose, the 54 stone fat girl. A Greenhalgh & Jackson attraction. [1939-1940].
Date: 1939 - 1940 From: Cabot, Charles Henry, 1890-1978: [Collection of ephemera, posters and programmes. 1900-1976] By: Evening Post (Wellington, N.Z.); Cabot, Charles Henry, 1890-1978; Cabot, Beatrice Eliza, 1894-1981 Ref: Eph-C-CABOT-Exhibition-1940-01 Description: Shows an arrangement of text with an inset photograph of Mexican Rose in a loose dress, with a Mexican hat in front of her, lighting a cigarette. Quantity: ...
Date: 1965 Ref: Eph-D-EXHIBITION-1965-01 Description: A plan of the exhibition space, showing the arrangement of stands, and specifying whether the stands are open or closed types. The stands are numbered by th...
[Postcard]. New Zealand International Exhibition, 1906-7. No. 8 - Katzenjammer Castle / Dutch, photo. / [Printed by] Smith & Anthony. [1906-1907].
Date: 1907 From: [Postcard album of cards collected by May Stephens. ca 1905-1915]. By: Wilson, R Lois (Mrs), active 1990; Stephens, May, active 1906-1915; Dutch & Bull (Firm) Ref: Eph-B-POSTCARD-Vol-1-051-2 Description: Shows a queue lined up to enter the Katzenjammer amusement castle, or side show. Inscriptions: Verso - centre - [Letter from Rene, to May Bowater: Dear May,...
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Postcard. The Water Chute, Day's Bay, Wellington. New Zealand post card (carte postale). F T Series no 2631. Printed in Britain. [1904-1914].
Date: 1904 - 1914 Ref: Eph-POSTCARDS-Wellington-05 Description: Shows a frontal view of a carriage hitting the water after sliding down the chute, while crowds watch, and a row of flags flaps in the breeze. Quantity: 1 c...
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Date: 1906 From: [Ephemera relating to exhibitions in New Zealand in 1906-1907, including the New Zealand International Exhibition, Christchurch] Ref: Eph-B-EXHIBITION-1906-01 Description: Cover shows Maori entrance archway. Lithographs inside include pictures (mostly by Phil R Presants), of: General front view of the exhibition; Machinery Hall...
Plan 2 Ngai Tahu Land. "Forget the gondola... Check out 'Mitre Luge!'" 16 March, 2004
Date: 2004 From: Nisbet, Alastair, 1958- :Digital cartoons Ref: DCDL-0005310 Description: Shows a plan of visitors arriving at the Mitre peak via the gondola, and luging down the peak in Queenstown. Cartoon refers to the $100 million dollars Fiord...
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...
Charles Haines Advertising Agency Ltd :Come to the N.Z. Centennial Exhibition, Wellington 8th November 1939 to May 1940. The fun of the fair / originated and designed by "Charles Haines". Printed by Whitcombe & Tombs Ltd.
Date: 1939 By: Charles Haines Advertising Agency Ltd; Whitcombe & Tombs Ltd Ref: Eph-E-EXHIBITION-1939-01 Description: Shows "fun map" of the fair grounds and the exhibition tower. Featurers include side shows, a dance band, restaurant, television (yes!), Chinese theatre, bra...
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...
Date: 1940 From: [Ephemera relating to exhibitions in New Zealand in 1939-1940, including the New Zealand Centennial Exhibition, Wellington] By: Coulls, Somerville, Wilkie Ltd Ref: Eph-B-EXHIBITION-1940-01 Description: Booklet with photographs of scenes at the Exhibition. Quantity: 1 album(s) Album(s). Physical Description: Booklet 24 pages, 212 x 280 mm.
Date: 1955 By: Wellington Manufacturers' Association Ref: Eph-D-EXHIBITION-1955-01 Description: One side shows a plan of the exhibition building layout with its frontage on John Street and Hutchison Road. There is an exterior side show area, and indoors...
Wonderland amusement park, Miramar, Wellington
Date: 1907 From: Original photographic prints and postcards from file print collection, Box 2 By: Wonderland (Amusement park) Ref: PAColl-5584-04 Description: Postcard depicting Wonderland amusment park in Miramar, Wellington, 1907. Inscriptions: Recto - top centre - Wonderland, Miramar, Wellington, N Z Quantity:...
By: Hutchinson, M (Miss), active 1975 Ref: PAColl-0387 Description: Includes portraits of Claude May (presumably); group portraits of the 6th border regiment; aerial view of Bullecourt, France; unidentified family photographs...
Part one of a two part panorama of the Wonderland amusement park, Miramar
Date: 1910 From: Smith, Sydney Charles, 1888-1972: Photographs of New Zealand Ref: 1/1-022711-G Description: Part one of a two part panorama of the Wonderland amusement park, Miramar, Wellington, looking towards the boating lake. Crowds can be seen around the lake ...