Marriage customs and rites

Bridal customs
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"Girl shortly to be married", and, Greek vases, Invercargill
Date: 1970 From: Westra, Ans, 1936-: Photographs Ref: AW-0136 Description: Frames 1 to 6 show a young girl in Invercargill tied to a lamp-post before her marriage, a prank played by co-workers (wedding tradition in some places). Fra...
Date: 19 Jan 2010 and 18 Feb 2010 From: New New Zealanders oral history project By: Cottrell, Anna, active 1996-2003; Ali, Koos Mohamed, 1980?-; Ahmed, Zarina, 1996- Ref: OHInt-1039-11 Description: Interviewer(s) - Anna Cottrell Quantity: 1 digital sound recording(s) digital sound recording(s). 1 printed abstract(s) OHA-7663. 1 interview(s). 1.04 Hours...
Date: 17 Oct 2009 and 7 Nov 2009 From: New New Zealanders oral history project By: Cottrell, Anna, active 1996-2003; Mahendran, Thurairatnam, 1938- Ref: OHInt-1039-07 Description: Interviewer(s) - Anna Cottrell Quantity: 1 digital sound recording(s) digital sound recording(s). 1 printed abstract(s) OHA-7659. 1 interview(s). 2.37 Hours...
Date: 13 Dec 2009 From: New New Zealanders oral history project By: Cottrell, Anna, active 1996-2003; Ali, Sanoubar, 1987- Ref: OHInt-1039-06 Description: Interviewer(s) - Anna Cottrell Quantity: 1 digital sound recording(s) digital sound recording(s). 1 printed abstract(s) OHA-7658. 1 interview(s). 1.48 Hours...
Date: [193-?] From: Fortune, Reo Franklin, 1903-1979: Papers Ref: 80-323-117 Description: Field notes titled `Parkinson - New Ireland.' Notes refer to the social life and customs of the peoples of New Ireland. It is also possible the notes refer t...
Date: 1959 Ref: Eph-A-MARRIAGE-1959-01 Description: Wedding invitation in English with parallel text in Chinese on the right hand side. Quantity: 1 colour photo-mechanical print(s) on card. Physical Descript...
Date: Feb-Mar 1988 By: Stone, Russell Cyril James, 1924- Ref: MS-Papers-10409 Description: Letters written to Professor Stone from members of the public in response to a letter he wrote to the New Zealand Listener (13 Feb 1988 issue) soliciting inf...
Date: 1900 - 1999 Ref: Eph-B-MARRIAGE-1900s Description: Not yet listed Quantity: 1 folder(s). Physical Description: Letterpress and offset prints on invitations, pamphlets, sizes varying
Date: 1995 From: Field, Jim, fl 1990s :Seven cartoons from the "Bill Goode" series published in the Wairarapa Times Age, 1990s. Purchased in February 1998. Ref: A-317-048 Description: Bill Goode quips to his friend about to get married that his last day of 'freedom' as a single man will be remembered as his happiest Inscriptions: Recto - ...
Date: 1969 Ref: Eph-B-WOMEN-1969-01 Description: Satirical sheet itemising the rituals women must perform to appear beautiful; marriage and the trappings and accoutrements associated with wedding gifts, vio...
Date: 1897 - 1920 From: [Ephemera of octavo size relating to weddings and marriage in New Zealand. 1900-1949] By: Abel, Dykes Ltd Ref: Eph-A-MARRIAGE-1910-01 Description: The words of an address to those getting married, reminding them of the responsibilities involved. There are blank lines at the bottom for the names of the w...
Date: 1900 - 1949 Ref: Eph-A-MARRIAGE-1900/1949 Description: Includes: 1907: Mr & Mrs T Kennedy Macdonald request the pleasure of [Mr & Mrs Sievwright's] company at the marriage of their daughter Vera with Mr J Parker,...
Date: 1950 - 1959 By: Cambridge Printing Company Ref: Eph-A-MARRIAGE-1950s-01 Description: Booklet issued as a guide to young couples, with advice on the engagement period, church procedure, arranging the wedding, presents, ceremony, photography,re...
Date: 2000 - 2009 Ref: Eph-B-MARRIAGE-2000/2009 Description: Includes: 2000: Rudd Watts & Stone. Matrimonial Property Amendment Bill [Newsletter]. October 2000 To have and to hold; a wedding guide. Published by Times M...
Tremain, Garrick, 1941- :...As to why they should not be joined in this union then speak now or forever hold your referendum... Otago Daily Times, [ca. 5 December, 2004].
Date: 2004 From: Tremain, Garrick, 1941- :[Digital cartoons published in the Otago Daily Times] Ref: DX-022-132 Description: A traditional wedding ceromony takes place in a church, however, the couple is a homosexual one. In the context of the Civil Union Bill being debated in parl...
Tremain, Garrick, 1941- :The fact is!.. Marriage is a blessed sacrament... A treasured institution! And you can;t tell me that these gays and things... Otago Daily Times, [ca. 6 December, 2004].
Date: 2004 From: Tremain, Garrick, 1941- :[Digital cartoons published in the Otago Daily Times] Ref: DX-022-133 Description: In a series of four vignettes, leader of the opposition, Don Brash, gives his opinion on the Civil Unions to reveal the hypocrisy underlying those who oppose...
Bridal party of L Kilmister
Date: 1926 From: Crown Studios Ltd :Negatives and prints Ref: 1/1-037409-F Description: Photograph taken by Crown Studios of Wellington. Quantity: 1 b&w original negative(s). Physical Description: Cellulosic film negative, 6.5 x 8.5 inches
Scenes from a wedding reception, [Plimmerton?]
Date: 1960 From: Westra, Ans, 1936-: Photographs Ref: AWM-0364-F Description: Image show scenes from a wedding reception, [Plimmerton?], taken in 1960 by Ans Westra. Unless otherwise stated all persons are unidentified. Images show sce...
Scenes from a wedding, Ngati Poneke Hall, Wellington, also Trentham Racecourse, Upper Hutt
Date: 1960 From: Westra, Ans, 1936-: Photographs Ref: AWM-0363-F Description: Images show scenes froma wedding held in Ngati Poneke Hall, Wellington, also includes an image taken at Trentham Racecourse, taken in 1960 by Ans Westra. Unl...
"Girl shortly to be married", Invercargill, 1970
Date: 1970 From: Westra, Ans, 1936-: Photographs Ref: AW-0137 Description: All frames show a young girl in Invercargill tied to a lamp-post before her marriage, a prank played by co-workers (wedding tradition in some places). Unless...