Ephemera

Transient everyday items, usually printed and on paper, that are manufactured for a specific limited use, then often discarded. Includes everyday items that are meant to be saved, at least for a while, such as KEEPSAKES and STOCK CERTIFICATES.

Date: 1907 By: Northern Steam Ship Company Ltd; Jones & Coleman (Firm) Ref: Eph-A-SHIP-1907-07 Description: Flier lists on verso the 16 games to be played: 1. Chalking the pig's eye 2. Skipping, ladies 3. Potato race, ladies 4. Cigarette, tie and needle 5. Whistlin...
New Zealand Labour Party: 5. Nationhood [1969]
Date: 1969 From: New Zealand Labour Party: [Fliers, cards and pamphlets of octavo size. 1966-1969] Ref: Eph-A-NZ-LABOUR-1969-02-6/7 Description: Pamphlet double page spread on the theme of Nationhood discusses the topics of overseas trade, industry, agriculture, international affairs (including the Co...
Date: 1979 From: [Collection of punk music posters, 1978-1982] Ref: Eph-C-MUSIC-Baker-2-1979-02 Description: Poster shows an anthropomorphic musical note dressed in striped leegings, marching in a spotlight so that its shadow falls behind it. The T and L of "Toy Lov...
Date: 1980 From: [Collection of punk music posters, 1978-1982] Ref: Eph-C-MUSIC-Baker-5-1980-01 Description: Poster for an Auckland music gig shows an illustration of a young woman with a punk haircut, studded collar and chain, and short skirt. Her arms are hanging ...
Date: 1960-1979 From: [Ephemera of octavo size, relating to Otago University College and the University of Otago] Ref: Eph-A-UNIVERSITY-Otago-1960/1979 Description: Includes: 1960: Capping concert 1960. "Orgy and cess". Directed by Bob McKegg; music director Wesley Faulkner. Programme 1964: University of Otago. Ceremony ...
New Zealand Labour Party: 2. Law & order [1969]
Date: 1969 From: New Zealand Labour Party: [Fliers, cards and pamphlets of octavo size. 1966-1969] Ref: Eph-A-NZ-LABOUR-1969-02-3 Description: Pamphlet page on the theme of Law & Order shows a photograph of a woman walking in a dark city street, and states that the Labour Party would strengthen the ...
Date: 1968-1970 From: [Ephemera of octavo size relating to golf, golfers, golf course] Ref: Eph-A-GOLF-Spalding-1968/1970 Description: Includes: Spalding Masters $4000 Golf Tournament. Tauranga Golf Club, 8-9 January 1968. Offical programme Spalding Masters $4000 Golf Tournament. Tauranga Go...
New Zealand Labour Party: Labour's in the leadership business! [1969]
Date: 1966 From: New Zealand Labour Party: [Fliers, cards and pamphlets of octavo size. 1966-1969] Ref: Eph-A-NZ-LABOUR-1969-01-4 Description: Back page of pamphlet issued by mail to the householder, prior to the 1969 general election, text about external affairs, and "Let's be positive" ... make 19...
Date: 1999 From: Natural Law Party of New Zealand :[Ephemera, including political pamphlets and election propaganda. 1996-1999] Ref: Eph-A-POLITICS-Natural-1999-01-3 Description: Inner panel of pamphlet shows illustration of three people engaged in Yogic flying, with graphs of maximum coherence and EEG frequencies. Text discusses grou...
Date: 1979 From: [Collection of punk music posters, 1978-1982] Ref: Eph-C-MUSIC-Baker-2-1979-03 Description: Poster shows the letters of the words "Toy Love" simplified to geometric shapes, with the other words written in white within those shapes. Quantity: 1 b&w ...
Date: 1997 Ref: Eph-B-OPERA-1997-2 Description: Includes: "Aida" (Verdi). (With Roger Howell, Linda Finnie, Wilhelmenia Fernandez, Paul Lyon, Conal Coad, Bob Borowsky, Robert Wiremu, Arax Mansoutian, Marga...
Avis à la population; règlements concernant la correspondance avec les prisonniers de guerre ... Solesmes, le 12 Février 1915. Dr Kdtr St Quentin Land [1915]
Date: 1915 Ref: Eph-D-WAR-WI-NonNZ-1915-01 Description: An arrangement of text on a poster issued by the German forces occupying France, giving regulations about written correspondence with prisoners of war. Writt...
Date: 2006 From: [Security pass tags for group and crew members to venues at which Fat Freddy's Drop performed, in New Zealand and overseas. 2000s] Ref: Eph-A-MUSIC-FFD-Passes-2006-08 Description: Arrangement of text, on a plastic card. One side shows a map of the garden party venue at Ballinlough Castle in Ireland, with its greenhouse, garden tent, po...
Date: 1960 - 1979 By: Palestine Liberation Organization Ref: Eph-D-INTERNATIONAL-nonNZ-1970s-01 Description: Poster in Arabic language and script, showing a running soldier with a machine gun, and with his head covered with a headscarf, except for the eyes. In large...
Date: 1957-1959 From: Unity Theatre :[Programmes, fliers and small posters relating to plays and dramatic performances] Ref: Eph-B-UNITY-1957/1959 Description: Includes: 1957: The Unity Theatre Melodrama Club presents "The Drunkard or Dear Father come home", by W.H. Smith, P.T. Barnum, and D. Burger. Musical direct...
Date: 1990 By: Otago daily times (Newspaper) Ref: Eph-D-MOTOR-SPORT-1990-01 Description: Poster for a motor car and motorcycle sporting event shows a reproduction of a painting of a racing car by "SB", dated 1989, with an inset illustration of a ...
Avis très important. Toutes les récoltes rentrées et battues qui ne sont pas declarées à la Mairie et indiquées sur les listes que doit fournir le Maire chaque dimanche à la Commandanture, seront confisquées sans bon. Signé: Klaus, Hauptmann und Adjutant
Date: 1914 - 1918 Ref: Eph-C-WAR-WI-NonNZ-01 Description: An arrangement of text on a poster issued by the German forces occupying France or Belgium, to inform farmers that crops gathered and threshed must be declar...
Date: 1995 From: Bourke, Chris, 1959-: Collection Ref: Eph-G-COSTUME-1995-01 Description: Shows a photograph of a model wearing Christian Dior's "Curacao" dress from the 1954 Autumn-Winter collection, photographed by Henry Clarke. Copyright ADAGP ...
Date: 1848 - 1976 By: New Zealand. Department of Lands and Survey Ref: Eph-C-LAND-1848-01 Description: Facsimile, published for their centennial by the Department of Lands and Survey, of a document drawn up by the New Zealand Company, claiming land bounded on ...
Date: 1950-1979 From: [Ephemera of quarto size relating to health, public health, nutrition] Ref: Eph-B-HEALTH-1950/1979 Description: Not yet listed Quantity: 1 folder(s). Physical Description: Letterpress and photolithographs, sizes varying.