Postmasters

Postal service - Postmasters
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Artist unknown :The travelled Minister. (Probable appearance of the Postmaster-General on his return from New Zealand). [Melbourne Punch. 1858]
Date: 1858 By: Melbourne Punch (Periodical) Ref: A-468-001 Description: Shows George Samuel Evans dressed as a Maori. He stands dressed in a cloak, with a headband (tipare) and feathers, a large hoop earring and neck adornment, a...
Date: 1851-1859, n d From: Milligan, Robert Roy Douglas, 1893-1962 : Papers Ref: MS-Papers-0220-23 Description: Letters 1851 and 1854 (photostats) relating to first postmaster at Lyttelton. Notes on Neil Robinson's "Lion of Scotland", clipping on arrival of `Regina' in...
Date: 27 Nov 1984 From: New Zealand Post Office Oral History Project By: Dick, George, 1894-1985 Ref: OHInt-0070/28 Description: George Dick describes family background, father's work as a miner at Denniston and Kaitangata, father's work accident. Details childhood home and life in Kai...
Date: 2 February 1988 From: Nauta, Jan, fl 1980s :Post Office Documentary Project photographs Ref: PAColl-1297-02 Description: Postmaster Dave Watson standing outside Granity Post Office, taken 2 February 1988 by Jan Nauta. Exhibited in 'Within Memory' Exhibition at the National Lib...
Date: 1836-1846 From: Mantell family : Papers Ref: MS-1546 Description: Contains odd diary jottings for 1836 with copies of poems, and at end, diary for Jan 1843 describing life as postmaster in Wellington Quantity: 1 volume(s)....
Date: 22 Nov 1985 From: New Zealand Post Office Oral History Project By: Kirkwood, Ronald Ross, 1921-1987 Ref: OHInt-0070/25 Description: Ross Kirkwood describes family background, early childhood near Westport, education, early work 'snigging' for mine (Stockton), Charming Creek Sawmill workin...
Manchester House in Tinakori Road, Wellington, with John Coates Hutchinson and Naomi Hutchinson standing outside
Ref: 1/2-147538-F Description: Manchester House in Tinakori Road, Wellington, with John Coates Hutchinson and Naomi Hutchinson. Quantity: 1 b&w original negative(s).
Date: 19 Dec 1984 From: New Zealand Post Office Oral History Project By: Norriss, Lewis Edward, 1895-1992 Ref: OHInt-0070/12 Description: Lew Norriss describes his family background, childhood, education, early work in bookbinding section of Nelson Evening Mail, the town of Nelson ca 1908, work...
Ernest C Moon, postmaster, Te Uku
Date: 1917 From: Macpherson, Beverley :Photographs relating to the McCracken family By: Gilmour Brothers (Firm); Radcliffe, Frederick George, 1863-1923 Ref: PAColl-8577-1-50 Description: Montage of three photographs showing Te Uku Post Office and the postmaster, Ernest C Moon, who suffered a physical disability. One photograph shows Ernest M...
Date: 16 Nov 1984 From: New Zealand Post Office Oral History Project By: Ryan, Frederick George, 1905-1996 Ref: OHInt-0070/14 Description: Paddy Ryan recalls his family background, childhood, including clothing worn, delivering telegrams during World War I, death of his father during influenza e...
Date: 23 Nov 1984 From: New Zealand Post Office Oral History Project By: Berrett, Robert Angus, 1900-1996 Ref: OHInt-0070/03 Description: Bob Berrett recalls his family background and childhood. Details family farmhouse at Kai Iwi. Describes education, working as message boy at Kai Iwi Post Off...
Date: 04 Dec 1986 - 04 Feb 1986 From: New Zealand Post Office Oral History Project By: Walker, Toma Kite Moana, 1916-1992 Ref: OHInt-0070/24 Description: Toma Walker recalls family background, childhood home in Omaio, effect of tuberculosis on family, a drowning tragedy in 1900 at Motu River, learning English ...
Date: 30 Nov, 7 & 8 Dec 1984; 24 Jan, 1 Feb 1985 - 30 Nov 1984 - 01 Feb 1985 From: New Zealand Post Office Oral History Project By: Mather, Samuel, 1903-1986 Ref: OHInt-0070/10 Description: Sam Mather recalls family background and religion in family. Discusses female employees in the Post Office, Maori employees, post-retirement work at Educatio...
Date: 06 Dec 1985 From: New Zealand Post Office Oral History Project By: McBride, Robert Dryden, 1910-1986 Ref: OHInt-0070/19 Description: Robert McBride recalls family background, childhood, joining Post Office as a cadet, duties, life as a boarder in Wellington, salary, checking telephone acco...
Date: 27 Jan 1986 From: New Zealand Post Office Oral History Project By: O'Gorman, Ellen Catherine, 1891-1992 Ref: OHInt-0070/26 Description: Ellen O'Gorman outlines family background, education, childhood at Addisons on West Coast of South Island, hotel as family business, appointment to Addisons...
Date: 1988 By: Scott, Thomas Joseph, 1947- Ref: C-172-005 Description: Shows a four-frame scene featuring Richard Prebble, who was the Post Master General in 1988. He shows that he has no need to worry about the widespread closu...
Date: 1988 From: Exhibition prints from Post Office Documentary Project Ref: PAColl-D-0931 Description: Photograph of Flora Clark standing behind the counter of an unidentified post office. Photographer is not identified Print at PAColl-D-0938 was possibly tak...
Constable D Bailey (left) and Lake Karapiro postmaster K Cubis, Karapiro
Date: Feb 1950 From: Evening post (Newspaper. 1865-2002) :Photographic negatives and prints of the Evening Post newspaper Ref: 114/124/51-F Description: Constable D Bailey (left) with postmaster K Cubis, standing outside the Lake Karapiro post office. Photograph taken in February 1950 by an Evening Post photo...
Port Nelson Post Office
Date: 27 January 1988 From: Nauta, Jan, fl 1980s :Post Office Documentary Project photographs Ref: PAColl-1297-04 Description: Port Nelson Post Office, with the postmaster and assistant standing in front of the building, taken 27 January 1988 by Jan Nauta. The cement works Milburn Ne...
Postmistress, Miss Sophie Mathews, at the door of the Kaitaia Post Office
Date: [ca 1915] From: Northwood brothers :Photographs of Northland Ref: 1/1-026523-G Description: Postmistress, Miss Sophie Mathews, at the door of the Kataia Post Office. Photograph taken by Arthur Northwood circa 1915. Quantity: 1 b&w original negative...