- Powles family; Powles, Michael John, 1939-
Sir Guy's activities as Commissioner in Samoa, High Commissioner to India and other diplomatic positions, and as Ombudsman. Also material relating to Sir Guy's father who saw service in the South African War and World War I and some material relating to his grandfather. The most signifigant part of the archive belonging to Guy Powles' father consists of 520 negatives, 432 of which are a personal record of the British Military campaign in Palestine against the Turks during 1917-1918. Prints from many of these negatives are contained in two albums which begin in Alexandria and end in Jaffa. Powles Senior was also Camp Commandant at Waiouru during World War II.
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Quantity: 1492 b&w original photographic print(s). 54 colour original photographic print(s). 4 b&w photo-mechanical print(s). 677 b&w original negative(s). 20 album(s). 2182 colour original transparency/ies. 17 colour original negative(s).
Physical Description: Photograph albums, photographic prints, negatives, transparencies
Finding Aids: List of slides that are at PA12-1268 and PA12-1269 is in Photographic Archive back file 'Powles family'.
Transfers: From Manuscripts & Archives - MS-Group-0480 : Powles family : Papers. See also Drawings, Paintings & Prints Collection, and Oral History Collection. - To Ephemera Collection - One photograph envelope from H.E. Perry Limited, Christchurch.
- Access restrictions
- Restricted - Content cannot be accessed without permission - Access to the photographs that show Sir Guy Powles and his immediate family require the written permission of the donors, or in the event of their unavailability, access requires the written permission of the Chief Librarian. The restriction does not apply to the photographs that show Sir Guy Powles' father, Charles Guy Powles, or grandfather, Charles Plummer Powles.
- 1492 b&w original photographic print(s), 54 colour original photographic print(s), 4 b&w photo-mechanical print(s), 677 b&w original negative(s), 20 album(s), 2182 colour original transparency/ies, 17 colour original negative(s), Photographs, Photograph albums, photographic prints, negatives, transparencies
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