Women in community organisation

Women in community organization
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Date: 1993 - 1994 By: National Council of Women of New Zealand; Tallon, Mary E, active 1993 Ref: OHColl-0387 Description: The oral history project aimed to look at the lives of individuals within the NCW, such as those who have been long time participants, women who have been pr...
Date: 2000-2001 - 10 Feb 2000 - 02 Sep 2001 By: Abigail, Jill, 1939?-; Young Women's Christian Association of Wellington & Hutt Valley Ref: OHColl-0590 Description: A feminist oral history of the Y.M.C.A. (Young Women's Christian Association) with reference to the Wellington branch, particularly during the 1970's and 198...
Date: 2003-2005 - 05 Feb 2003 - 11 Jan 2005 By: Robertson, Nicola Jane, active 2002-2005 Ref: OHColl-0765 Description: Lyndhurst Country Women's Institute closed in 2001 and the aim of this project was to capture the experiences of ten Lyndhurst women who were involved in the...
Date: 29 Apr 1998 From: Citizens Advice Bureaux oral history project By: Mattingley, Joan Margaret, 1932- Ref: OHInt-0443-09 Description: Joan Margaret Mattingley recalls being a member of St Oswald Union Church in Newlands and as the convenor of the church's community committee became involved...
Date: 22 Nov 1997 From: Citizens Advice Bureaux oral history project By: Hanlen, Trish, active 1980-1997 Ref: OHInt-0443-04 Description: Trish Hanlen recalls moving to Tokoroa when her husband had been appointed the manager of Radio Forestland in Tokoroa. Backgrounds her involvement with the C...
Date: 07 Nov 1993 From: YWCA (Wgtn) Oral History Project By: Forbes, Jean Mona, 1914-2012 Ref: OHInt-0351-07 Description: Jean Mona Forbes (nee Cowern) Cowern was born in Hawera, in 1914. Talks about family history, education at Taumarunui District High School, commercial school...
Date: 21 Mar 1996 From: Tuapeka oral history project By: Rishworth, Margaret Joyce, 1921- Ref: OHInt-0569/08 Description: Joyce Rishworth was born in Seacliff in 1921. Describes family and growing up in the area until the age of fifteen. Mentions father was a psychiatric nurse. ...
Date: 19 06 00 - 19 Jun 2000 From: YWCA of Wellington and Hutt Valley oral history project By: Levett, Vera Schlesinger, 1935- Ref: OHInt-0590-7 Description: Vera Levett was born in Trencin, Czechoslovakia in 1935. Mentions Jewish origin, and talks about her mother who was a seamstress and her father who was a doc...
Date: 30 Jan 1998 From: Citizens Advice Bureaux oral history project By: Martin, Jill, active 1980-1998 Ref: OHInt-0443-08 Description: Jill Martin backgrounds her involvement as secretary / treasurer with Citizens Advice Bureau while working for Community Services at the Upper Hutt City Coun...
Date: 01 Jan 2000 By: Isaac, Maud Makuini, 1927-2010; Rasalingam, Nagalingam (Dr), active 1999; Warnock, Hope, active 1999; Smith, Bob, active 1999; Abrahams, Valerie, active 1999; Senior Achievers Charitable Trust Ref: OHColl-0710/1 Description: Video produced to celebrate 'International Year of Older Persons' and the 5th anniversary of the 'Tower Senior Achievers Awards'. Interviews six seniors and...
Date: 11 Sep 1995, 18 Sep 1995, 26 Sep 1995 - 11 Sep 1995 - 26 Sep 1995 From: YWCA (Wgtn) Oral History Project By: Cotterill, Margaret Hazel, 1910-2005 Ref: OHInt-0351-04 Description: Margaret Hazel Cotterill (nee Williamson) was born in 1910 in Waimate. Talks about family, childhood memories, the Influenza Epidemic and boarding at Timaru ...
Date: 4 July 1993 - 04 Jul 1993 From: Women in a Mining Town, Waihi 1883-1993, Oral History Project By: McCombie, Helen Ritchie, 1921-2003 Ref: OHInt-0067/005 Description: Helen Ritchie McCombie JP, born Thames. Outlines Scottish / Maori background - grandfather from Nova Scotia, married into Maori family - father who was a fis...
Date: 1 May 1993 - 01 May 1993 From: Te Roopu Rawakore o Aotearoa oral history project By: Lamberton, Vera, active 1981-1993 Ref: OHInt-0662/17 Description: Vera Lamberton gives reasons for formation of Feilding Unemployed Support Centre in 1981 and describes reaction of unemployed people. Refers to advocacy work...
Date: 18 Dec 1997 From: Citizens Advice Bureaux oral history project By: Tunnicliff, John, active 1983-1997; Tunnicliff, Ngaire, active 1983-1997 Ref: OHInt-0443-12 Description: John Tunnicliff backrounds his involvement with the Citizens Advice Bureau in Cambridge when he retired from school ca 1983, being in the initial intake of t...
Date: 22 May 1993 From: YWCA (Wgtn) Oral History Project By: Marchant, Barbara Angus, 1915-2011 Ref: OHInt-0351-13 Description: Barbara Marchant was born in Palmerston North, in 1915. Discusses playing softball in Auckland and basketball demonstrations with Agnes Kennedy around 1935. ...
Date: 05 Oct 1993, 09 Oct 1993 From: YWCA (Wgtn) Oral History Project By: Marchant, Barbara Angus, 1915-2011 Ref: OHInt-0351-14 Description: Barbara Marchant (nee Stalker) was born in Palmerston North, 1915. Talks about her father, a 1903 All Black and his employment with Barraud and Abraham, chil...
Date: March 1993 - Nov 2002 By: Association of Presbyterian Women (N.Z.); Irwin, Sheila, active 2002; Laxon, Lorna, active 2002; Ensor, Sharon, active 2002; Scarlet, Betty, active 2002 Ref: OHColl-0668 Description: The Association of Presbyterian Women (APW) of Aotearoa New Zealand set up project known as the Women's Stories to collect written and oral material recordin...
Date: 16 Jan 1994, 27 Jan 1994, 17 Feb 1994 - 16 Jan 1994 - 17 Feb 1994 From: YWCA (Wgtn) Oral History Project By: Morrell, Joan, 1915-2012 Ref: OHInt-0351-15 Description: Joan Morrell (nee Curry) was born in Palmerston North, 1915. Talks about her family and father who died in World War I. Outlines the effects of the War and i...
Date: 4 Nov 1988 - 04 Nov 1988 From: The Matriarchs Oral History Project By: Schroder, Nellie Winifred Bernice, 1903-1993 Ref: OHInt-0048/03 Description: Nellie Schroder was born in Kent in 1903 and came out to New Zealand with her parents in 1913. Talks about her grandfather from Staffordshire, her parents'...
Date: 1 Mar 1995 - 01 Mar 1995 From: New Zealand Prisoners' Aid and Rehabilitation Society oral history project By: Jensen, Rosina Clair Catherine, active 1973-1995 Ref: OHInt-0422/10 Description: Rosina Clair Catherine (Rose) Jensen recalls first involvement with Prisoner's Aid in Northland while a member of the St Vincent de Paul Society. Mentions Ma...