Immigrants - Diaries

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Date: Oct-Nov 1890, 1998-1999 By: Bamford, Philip, active 1890 Ref: MS-Group-0841 Description: Transcriptions of a shipboard diary kept by Bamford who joined the `Ruapehu' at Albert Dock, London, 16 Oct 1890, arriving at the Melbourne docks in late Nov...
Date: 1874, 1989 By: Rands, F, active 1989 Ref: MS-Papers-4270 Description: The collection comprises transcriptions of original diaries held by the Library, George Smith - Diary of a voyage to New Zealand (MS-Papers-0309); and Edwin ...
Date: 26 November 1886-16 March 1887 Ref: MSX-9993 Description: Shipboard diary written by an unknown author, possibly Scottish or a resident of Scotland, kept on board the immigrant ship 'Lady Jocelyn' on a voyage from L...
Date: [1860-1880] By: Brown, Cartwright, 1843-1923 Ref: Micro-MS-0955 Description: Two journals kept by Cartwright Brown when he was farming on leased land at Matapiro, Hawke's Bay, in the 1860s and later, at Cape Runaway, in the 1870s. The...
Petre, Mary Ann Eleanor, 1825-1885 : Diary
Date: 4 Aug 1842-20 Jan 1844 By: Petre, Mary Ann Eleanor, 1825-1885 Ref: MS-1772 Description: Ellen began her diary on board the `Thomas Sparks' in Portsmouth, bound for Wellington with her husband Hon Henry Petre, whom she had married on 6 Jun 1841. ...
Date: 8 Aug-3 Dec 1879 By: Christie, Andrew, active 1879 Ref: MS-Papers-7034 Description: Title continues: `...from August 8th 1879 till Dec 3 which was the period taken up by a journey to New Zealand.' Christie records his voyage to New Zealand f...
Date: 12 Nov 1872-25 Feb 1873 By: Papps, Joseph Frederick, 1848-1938 Ref: MS-Papers-2139 Description: The log contains brief entries detailing the progress of the voyages to New Zealand on the `Forfarshire'. Entries cover the period 12 November 1872 to 25 Feb...
Date: [ca 1931-1932] By: Watkin, James, active 1931-1932 Ref: MSX-2752 Description: Scrapbook of clippings including the diary of the Rev James Watkin from the `Press' re the first South Island mission including memories of Te Rauparaha, `Bl...
Date: 1880-1881 By: Pearson, George Robert, 1858-1908 Ref: Micro-Ms-0167 Description: Diary kept by Pearson on board the `Lady Jocelyn' for Auckland; he was a 2nd cabin passenger (22 Sep 1880-8 Jan 1881). Includes the signatures of some of the...
Date: 26 Mar 1858-Dec 1859 By: Browne, Joseph, 1825-1897 Ref: MS-Papers-5463 Description: Comprises a notebook kept by Joseph Browne which includes financial records, hours of work (Nov-Dec 1859), sale of business at Spitalfield and other pieces ...
Date: 1873, [1994] By: McKay, Brett, active 1995 Ref: MS-Papers-5165 Description: Diary kept aboard the James Nicol Fleming by Angus McKay; transcript of same in an unknown hand; and notes on the McKay family in New Zealand by Brett McKay ...
Date: 22 Sep 1841-7 Mar 1842 From: Donaldson, Marsha Penelope, 1945- : Research papers and transcripts By: Thompson, Thomas John, 1814-1900 Ref: MS-Papers-7245 Description: Letter/diary written to his brother-in-law, Rev John N Garland, dated 26 Jan 1842 which covers events 20 Sep 1841-7 Mar 1842; shipboard diary with entries 22...
Date: 9 Jul-26 Sep 1872 From: Buckingham, Louise, 1937- : Papers By: Coleman, Catherine Jane, 1842-1916; Buckingham, Louise, 1937- Ref: MS-Papers-8916-1 Description: Photocopy of original journal that begins retrospectively a fortnight into the voyage. Coleman describes the passengers, conditions on the ship, the weather...
Date: 9 Jul-26 Sep 1872 By: Coleman, Catherine Jane, 1842-1916 Ref: MS-Papers-5320 Description: The journal begins retrospectively a fortnight into the voyage. Coleman describes the passengers, conditions on the ship, the weather, activities on board an...
Date: 1890-1891, (transcribed 2004) By: Bartle, Elsie May, 1879- Ref: MS-Papers-8521 Description: Elsie May Bartle; Shipboard diary of her travels from Norfolk, England to Wellington, New Zealand during November 1890 on board the New Zealand Steamship Co ...
Date: 1907-1910 By: Hamilton, Jessie, active 1907-1910 Ref: MSX-9461 Description: Shipboard diary of Jessie Hamilton who travelled aboard the RMS 'Mamari' (Shaw Savill & Albion Line vessel) from London on 19 September 1907, arriving in Wel...
Date: 1874-1875 By: Kingsnorth, Charles Juno, - 1851-1927 Ref: MS-Papers-4179 Description: The diary covers the period 15 Oct 1874 to 7 Feb 1875 and describes the voyage to New Zealand and gives Kingsnorth's first impressions of Wellington. Also in...
Date: 1840-1854 (1960) By: Marshall, Mary Frederica, 1826-1854 Ref: qMS-1337-1339 Description: Letters deal mainly with social and political events in and around Wellington and Hutt Valley Source of title - Transcribed Quantity: 3 volume(s). 0.06 Lin...
Date: 1874-1875 (1981) By: Simpson, John, 1841-1911 Ref: MS-Papers-2401 Description: Simpson's diary describes the voyage and gives brief descriptions of Wellington, Wanganui and Bulls Simpson, a cabinet maker from Birmingham, came to New Ze...
Date: 1879-1880 (transcribed 2008) By: Lewis, Graham Philip, active 2008 Ref: MS-Papers-9113 Description: Collection comprises a photocopy and transcript with index of the shipboard newspaper `The Maraval Jackdaw'; transcript with index of clippings from Blanchet...