New Zealand - Social life and customs

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Date: 26 Feb-30 Mar 1959 From: Moule, Henry C C, 1893-1986 : New Zealand letters Ref: MSX-0583 Description: Subtitled, `Journey home by Canada & the United States' book four covers the voyage from NZ to Canada, Moule describes shipboard life in detail, including a ...
Date: 1864-1912 By: Smith, Stephenson Percy, 1840-1922 Ref: MS-1962-2011 Description: The diaries are of day to day events and include considerable financial records, eg quarterly statements. There are many loose papers. Diaries for 1904 to 1...
Date: 1945-1948 By: New Zealand Broadcasting Service. Mobile Recording Unit; Radio New Zealand Ref: OHColl-0525 Description: From 1945-1948 the Mobile Unit, which had recorded overseas during World War 2, travelled the country recording a range of material showing life in the count...
Date: 2000 - 2005 By: Allison, Celia, 1958- Ref: Eph-C-CALENDAR-2000-05 Description: A calendar with illustrations on the front cover and each of the six openings, showing the fictitious character Cecily, a modern young woman celebrating her ...
Date: 1979 By: Lodestar Press Ref: Eph-D-HISTORY-1979-01 Description: A set of six posters, taken from the series of books by David Lowe, "New Zealand when our grandparents were young" each poster showing two images: A city str...
Date: 1994 Ref: Eph-D-NATIONAL-LIBRARY-1994-01 Description: Shows an F N Jones photograph of a hurdler, probably at Nelson. The exhibition was curated by Lloyd Jones. Quantity: 1 colour photo-mechanical print(s) on p...
Date: 1985 By: Fyfe, Judith Mildred de Visme, 1944-; Manson, Heugh Cecil Drummond, 1941-; New Zealand Oral History Archive Ref: OHColl-0004 Description: Interviews with twelve female and ten male centenarians with the eldest interviewee aged 106. Focuses on their recollections of the nineteenth centry and ea...
Date: [1880-1930] From: Kidman, Ernest Ian Richard, 1932-2017: Collected photographs and ephemera By: Andrew, Stanley Polkinghorne, 1878-1964; Ross, William Frater, -1954; Spicer, Alan, 1863?-1923; Tosca Studio Ref: PAColl-10715-3 Description: Comprises studio portrait photographs and outdoor group photographs, taken by a number of New Zealand photographic studios of unidentified persons circa 1880...
Date: Jun-Aug 2000 By: Martin, Melanie, active 2000; Tararua Tramping Club Ref: OHColl-0501 Description: Interviews present members of this club, who joined between the 1930s and 1950s, to explore tramping culture and aspects of the club's history as a community...
Date: [1969-1979] By: Glover, Brian Guinness, 1914-2004 Ref: MS-Papers-5569 Description: Letters and cuttings etc from Denis Glover to his brother Brian with one letter from another brother, Lawrence, to Denis Source of title - Supplied Relatio...
Date: 2001-2012 By: Crichton, Anna, 1957-; Listener (Periodical); New Zealand herald (Newspaper); Metro (Periodical); North and south (Periodical); Sunday star times (Newspaper) Ref: DC-Group-0047 Description: Cartoons by Anna Crichton on aspects of political and social life in New Zealand and overseas, published in various papers - Listener, Herald Business, Metro...
Date: 1863 - 1865 From: Carbery, Andrew Thomas H 1836-1870 :Scrapbook. 1863 - 1868. Ref: E-248-q-008 Description: A party in the 1860s in a large living room or ballroom. Mistletoe is attached to a chandelier, beneath which is a chair draped with bonnets. Behind the ch...
Date: 1875-1876 By: George, James, 1813-1878 Ref: MS-0825-0826 Description: George describes his life from his birth in England and emigration to Australia in 1823 and life there until he reached Auckland in 1840. George led an activ...
Date: 1857 - 1858 By: O'Neil, Henry Nelson, 1817-1880; Southgate, William David (Sir), 1941- Ref: C-115-014 Description: Shows wounded soldiers disembarking and being welcomed home in England from the Indian Mutiny (1857 to 1858) Thought at the time of donation to show a scene...
Date: 1853 - 1856 By: O'Neil, Henry Nelson, 1817-1880; Southgate, William David (Sir), 1941- Ref: C-115-013 Description: Shows women & children beside a ship in England, farewelling soldiers embarking for India in 1857 to quell the Indian Mutiny. Engraved after an original pai...
Date: [1950s?] From: Harcourt, Peter Millais, 1923-1995 : Papers Ref: MSD12-0031a Description: Comedy on finding and touring New Zealand; includes comic song `Hinemoa'. Continued on MSD12-0031b Other Titles - Hinemoa Quantity: 1 12" disc(s).
Date: 1980 By: Weetman, George, 1866-1936 Ref: MS-Papers-2131 Description: Reminiscences written 1935 with considerable information on contemporary social life, accounts of local shipwrecks and also biographical notes by Mrs C E Wee...
Date: 1999 By: Hutt News (Newspaper); Ekers, Paul, 1961-; Waikato this week (Periodical); Qantas Airways Ltd Ref: H-622-001/008 Description: Political cartoons published in the Hutt News and Waikato This Week, 1999, and entered in the 1999 Qantas Media Awards. Quantity: 8 photocopy/ies. Physical...
Henshaw, David, 1939-2014:"Could y'whip through this bit mate.... We're doing alright against the Springboks and I've got a set lined up at the reception!" from Country Life Calendar, 2001.
Date: 2001 From: Henshaw, David, 1939-2014 :[Ten cartoons from Jock's Country Life calendar published in 2001.] Ref: J-052-009 Description: The scene is the interior of a church with a marriage service about to begin. The groom whispers into the vicar's ear that he hopes he can 'whip through this...
Date: 2000-2008 By: Allison, Celia, 1958- Ref: DC-Group-0034 Description: Cartoons by Celia Allison featuring 'Cecily', which relate to social life and women's experiences in New Zealand. As the artist explains, "In case you have n...