Immigrants' writings

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Date: 1923-1924 By: Bulwer, Edgar, active 1923-1924 Ref: MS-Papers-10567 Description: Diary of a married man travelling to New Zealand from Lancashire with his wife and young children Accompanying material - Photograph of Bulwer family and p...
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: 1911 By: McKay, Alexander, 1841-1917 Ref: MS-1177 Description: Childhood in Scotland, voyage to New Zealand on the Helenslee, 1863, and first years gold digging in New Zealand and Australia, 1863-ca 1870 Lacks pages 193-...
Date: 14 Oct 1897 - 1 Apr 1898 By: Nicholson, Hugh Blomfield, 1866-1957 Ref: MSX-9427 Description: Journal of Captain Hugh Blomfield Nicholson for the period 14 October 1897 to 1 April 1898 describing his travels from London to New Zealand, including voyag...
Date: Jun-Aug 1879 By: Dawson, John, active 1879-1898 Ref: MS-Papers-4460 Description: Diary describes Dawson's journey from Greenock to Port Chalmers as a saloon passenger on board the `Nelson', giving details of weather, progress made, events...
Date: 1830-[ca 1833], 1992 From: Starke, June, 1923-2006 : Research papers Ref: MS-Papers-4532 Description: The diary contains entries covering two trips made by Laing to the Davis Straits area as a doctor on whaling ships. The first set of entries covers the perio...
Date: 6 Aug 1849-16 Jan 1850 From: Donaldson, Marsha Penelope, 1945- : Research papers and transcripts By: Slatter, George, 1806-1859 Ref: MS-Papers-7078 Description: Shipboard diary kept during a voyage from London to New Zealand aboard the Pekin, 6 Aug 1849-16 Jan 1850. Before arriving at Nelson he also described time sp...
Date: 24 May-20 Aug 1881 By: Runciman, William Morrison, 1857-1922 Ref: MS-Papers-1414 Description: A long and detailed account of the voyage of the Hermione from London to Auckland kept by a third class passenger. Includes prices for goods and services in ...
Date: 15 Sep 1839-Jan 1840 From: Donaldson, Marsha Penelope, 1945- : Research papers and transcripts By: Wallace, John Howard, 1816-1891 Ref: MS-Papers-5393 Description: The journal describes the voyage of the `Aurora' which arrived in Wellington, New Zealand on 22 Jan 1840. Wallace did not keep a daily record but noted speci...
From: Colonial Office :New Zealand Company records Ref: Micro-MS-Coll-13-1486 Description: Quantity: 1 microfilm reel(s). Finding Aids: Inventory available.
Date: 9 Jul-14 Nov 1840 (2006) From: Donaldson, Marsha Penelope, 1945- : Research papers and transcripts By: Moore, George, 1805-1877 Ref: MS-Papers-8684 Description: Shipboard diary of cabin passenger, George Moore. Describes events on board, weather, progress, outbreak of smallpox, births and deaths, and arrival at Port...
Date: 24 Jul 1862-20 Sep 1863 By: Edger, Samuel, 1822?-1882 Ref: MS-0711 Description: Letters describe voyage to Auckland on `Matilda Wattenbach', journey to Port Albert, social conditions, scenery, Maori, attitudes of settlers to the Waikato ...
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: 1872-[ca 1887] By: Mortensen, Hans Peter, 1862-1946 Ref: MS-Papers-3595 Description: Reminiscences describe the conditions on the voyage to New Zealand on the `Hovding' and conditions that confronted the Scandinavian settlers and their settle...
Date: 1815-1847 [ca 1940] By: Wakefield, Arthur, 1799-1843 Ref: qMS-2098 Description: Includes one letter from Charles Obins Torlesse to his mother written after arrival at Wellington on the `Whitby' in Oct 1841 Source of title - Supplied tit...
Date: 1874 Ref: MS-Papers-2960 Description: Brief notes relating to the 1874 voyage to New Zealand Quantity: 1 folder(s) (1 leaf). 0.01 Linear Metres. Physical Description: Ms
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: 1841-1865 By: Jollie, Edward, 1825-1894 Ref: qMS-1072 Description: Extracts made by Albert J Allom from Jollie's typescript lent by Jollie's widow (Jul 1907) Relationship complexity - Original holograph reminiscences at qMS...
Date: 26 Dec 1841-14 Apr 1842 From: Cotton, William Charles, 1813-1879 : Journals Ref: qMS-0562 Description: Journal written by William Charles Cotton regarding his voyage from Plymouth to Sydney on board the ship Tomatin, captained by George McPherson. Title trans...
Date: 1848-1897 By: Taylor family Ref: MS-Papers-1761 Description: Comprises Charles John Taylor's papers of appointment to Legislative Council and to NZ Militia; financial correspondence of his father, William, an officer i...