Surveying - New Zealand - Canterbury Region

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Date: Dec 1866-Aug 1872 By: Shaw, Charles Reginald, 1829-1906 Ref: MS-1933 Description: Brief daily entries concerned with surveying in Timaru, including acreage and owners of land surveyed, and social and domestic duties including gardening, ma...
Date: 24 May 1861 By: Handyside, Henry, 1831-1877 Ref: qMS-0911 Description: Report addressed to the provincial superintendent of a survey of the area extending from Hanmer Plain, west to Lake Sumner and north to Lake Tennyson. Surve...
Date: 1849 From: Mantell, Walter Baldock Durrant, 1820-1895 :Scrapbook. 1840-1872. By: Mantell, Walter Baldock Durrant (Hon), 1820-1895 Ref: C-103-071-2 Description: A panoramic view of the hills around Lyttelton Harbour, with various features named, including the bush in a valley possibly above Rapaki reserve, and Pohue ...
Date: [184-], 1857 From: New Zealand Founders' Society : Records Ref: MS-Papers-0227-12 Description: Brief notes of a voyage to New Zealand in the `Gleaner', 1857, by Charles French Pemberton and his wife Eleanor Ann, nee Buss; description of Pemberton's sub...
Date: 11 May 1864-12 Oct 1865 By: Canterbury (N.Z. : Province). Provincial Council Ref: MS-0449 Description: Survey diary detailing Sealy's work laying out roads and boundaries, Rakaia area; also map work at the Land Office. Also details weather conditions. Variati...
Date: 1848-1850 By: Canterbury Association Ref: qMS-0374 Description: Holograph copy of charter, 13 Nov 1849; also printed act "empowering the Canterbury Association to dispose of certain lands in New Zealand", 14 Aug 1850. Als...
Date: 1906 By: Te Whaiti family Ref: MapColl-834.2bje/1906/Acc.27415 Description: Survey map of land around the Hapuku River, 1906, depicting Native land (1c), cemetery and land blocks of over either four or 25 acres, in blocks 1a and 2a. ...
Date: 1998 By: Hewitt, Helen Verity, active 1998 Ref: MSX-4762 Description: Family history based on the diaries written by Henry John Sealy between 1858 and 1878. Relationship complexity - A copy of John Sealy's dairy located at MS-...
Richmond, James Crowe, 1822-1898 :My camp, head of Waimakariri. [ca 1882]
Date: 1882 By: Richmond, James Crowe, 1822-1898 Ref: A-449-001 Description: View of J C Richmond's camp site in the upper Waimakariri, showing his tent, utensils on the ground, and towels or blankets slung over a branch to dry. The ...
Date: 1866 By: May, Henry Stanhope, active 1866 Ref: MS-1626 Description: Quantity: 1 volume(s) (ca 200 pages). Physical Description: Holograph (9 cm; red roan, marbled boards, in grey phase box)
Date: Apr 1850-Jan 1851 By: Canterbury Association Ref: MS-0454 Description: Entries showing stores issued to various Canterbury Association activities eg agent's house, emigration barracks, surveyors etc. Source of title - Cover tit...
Date: 21 May 1863 By: Young, William, active 1863 Ref: qMS-2304 Description: Publication - An English translation of Lauper's German account was printed in the Canterbury gazette, 1863 Other - Typescript compiled by Miss N L Miller i...
Ledger, James J, 1847-1907 : In search of a home at the antipodes
Date: 1890-1893 By: Ledger, James John, 1847-1907 Ref: MSX-9415 Description: Memoir written by James Ledger in Abbotsford, Australia between 1890 and 1893. The narrative primarily concerns Ledger's immigration to New Zealand in 1878,...
Lauper, Jakob, 1815-1891 : Umstandlicher Bericht uber die Expedition und den Tod des Hr Withcomb [ie Whitcombe]
Date: 1863 By: Lauper, Jakob, 1815-1891 Ref: MS-Papers-0348 Description: Account of his journey, as guide for John Henry Whitcombe, from the headwaters of the Rakaia River across the Southern Alps to the mouth of the Taramakau Riv...
Date: 1858-1878 By: Sealy, Henry John, 1838-1922 Ref: MS-1859-1866 Description: Record of voyage to New Zealand on the Clontarf; details of farming life in the Napier area; surveying and farming life in South Canterbury; domestic activit...
Date: 5 Jul-16 Aug 1865 By: Newbery, Alfred, active 1863-1884 Ref: MS-Papers-4212 Description: Diary covers period 5 Jul 1865 when the party left Christchurch to 16 Aug when an ascent was made to the top of the Pass. Details the activities of members o...
Date: 1880-1931 By: Brodrick, Thomas Noel, 1855-1931 Ref: MS-0263-0314 Description: Biographical note and photograph at end of 1915 volume Source of title - Supplied title T N Brodrick was Commissioner of Crown lands and chief surveyor in ...
Photographer unknown: Portrait of Edwin Percy Sealy
Date: 1860 - 1880 From: Haast family: Collection Ref: PA2-2153 Description: Inscriptions: Verso - In p;encil and very faint: Edwin Percy 1839-1903 came to New Zealand 1859 on Clontarf. On Survey Staff of Hawkes Bay. Provincial surv...
Date: 1875 - 1876 From: Artists unknown :Addresses to John William Davis Esquire. 1875 and 1883 Ref: B-058-005 Description: An illuminated address marking the resignation of surveyor John William Davis from the Christchurch Survey office, for a general government position. It note...