Hill, Henry Thomas, 1849-1933 : Papers

Date
1867-1933
By
Hill, Henry Thomas, 1849-1933
Ref
ATL-Group-00435
Description

Notebooks, correspondence, and papers relating to the history, geology and geography of the Napier-Taupo-Kaingaroa region, notes on Maori canoes, art and history, the moa, education, hydro-electricity, the Shakespearean controversy, his political beliefs, and other subjects. There are also land deeds and papers of W Howard Hill and William Colenso.

Notebooks, correspondence, and papers on the history, geology, and geography of the Napier-Taupo-Kaingaroa region, notes on moa, Captain St George's diary, Shakespearean controversy, and other topics. Papers include notes and papers on geology, history of the Kaingaroa-Taupo area, Te Kooti campaign, and early history of New Zealand; correspondence from W Colenso to Mrs E Hill. Also journal for 1897 which deals largely with school inspecting in Hawke's Bay.

Henry Thomas Hill was the Inspector for Schools for Hawke's Bay and the East Coast. He joined the Hawke's Bay Philosophical Institute in 1884 and became President in 1891 and managed the Colenso Bequest for the Institute.

Quantity: 159 folder(s). 1.16 Linear Metres.

Finding Aids: Inventory available - see backfile..

Transfers: MS-Papers-0153 (Series C) Inventory notes the transfer of 9 photographs to the Photo Section, 18 September 1960..

Processing information: ATL-Group-00435 formed in 2019, merged previously separated collections - MS-Papers-0004 (Series A), MS-Papers-0146 (Series B), MS-Papers-0153 (Series C) and MS-Papers-0172 (Series D) - of the same provenance. NOTE: Series numbering by staff, 18 June 1987.

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159 folder(s), 1.16 Linear Metres, Clippings, Manuscript maps, Manuscripts, Notes (Documents), Personal correspondence, Personal papers, Scrapbooks
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Date: n d From: Hill, Henry Thomas, 1849-1933 : Papers Ref: MS-Papers-0153-23 Description: Quantity: 1 folder(s).
Date: n d From: Hill, Henry Thomas, 1849-1933 : Papers Ref: MS-Papers-0153-22 Description: Quantity: 1 folder(s).
Hill, Henry Thomas, 1849-1933 :Map of Kaingaroa tableland [ms map]. H. Hill, 1926-1927
Date: 1926 - 1927 From: Hill, Henry Thomas, 1849-1933 : Papers Ref: MapColl-832.18gdw/1926-27/Acc.5836 Description: Hand drawn topographical map, by Henry Hill, of the lower area of the Kaingaroa tableland including Lake Taupo. Main roads with distances between settlements...
[Hill, Henry Thomas, 1849-1933] :[Map of Kaingaroa tableland] [ms map]. [H.H.].
Date: 1927 From: Hill, Henry Thomas, 1849-1933 : Papers Ref: MapColl-832.18atc/1927?/Acc.5831 Description: Hand drawn topographical map, by Henry Hill, of the lower area of the Kaingaroa tableland including Lake Taupo. Main roads, old native tracks and rivers are ...
Date: 1911 From: Hill, Henry Thomas, 1849-1933 : Papers By: Mackay, John, 1851-1937; New Zealand. Printing and Stationery Department; New Zealand. Department of Lands and Survey. Auckland District Office Ref: MapColl-832.18gbbd/1911/Acc.5768 Description: A base map of rural lands and small grazing runs for lease in the Tauhara Survey District, on the shores of Lake Taupo, has been used by H. Hill to show his ...
[Hill, Henry Thomas, 1849-1933] :Map of Kaingaroa tableland [ms map]. [H.H.].
Date: 1927 From: Hill, Henry Thomas, 1849-1933 : Papers Ref: MapColl-832.18a/[1927?]/Acc.6640 Description: Hand drawn topographical map, by Henry Hill, of the lower area of the Kaingaroa tableland including Lake Taupo. Main roads with distances between settlements...
Date: 12 Jun 1925 From: Hill, Henry Thomas, 1849-1933 : Papers Ref: MS-Papers-0153-19 Description: Taupo plateau - Possibilities of a great future was a paper read to Association of Engineers Quantity: 1 folder(s).
Date: 1926 From: Hill, Henry Thomas, 1849-1933 : Papers Ref: MS-Papers-0146-05 Description: Note book with notes on history and geology of Taupo-Kaingaroa, Hauhau in Poverty Bay, land disputes, Te Kooti campaign. Labelled no 2 pages 1-201. Quantity...
Date: 1926 From: Hill, Henry Thomas, 1849-1933 : Papers Ref: MS-Papers-0153-01 Description: Notebook with notes on Kaingaroa canoe carvings, Māori lore and legends, diary of Captain St George, Maori history of Taupo region Quantity: 1 folder(s).
Date: n d From: Hill, Henry Thomas, 1849-1933 : Papers Ref: MS-Papers-0153-04 Description: Notes on springs, hot baths and history of Māori wars in the Waikato-Taupo region Quantity: 1 folder(s).