Singleton, Arthur Dick, fl 1939-1979 : Papers

Date
1952-1970
By
Singleton, Arthur Dick, active 1939-1970Clark, Russell Stuart Cedric, 1905-1966; Kirkcaldie & Stains Ltd
Ref
MS-Papers-1977
Description

The papers reflect Dick Singleton's ownership of the French Maid Coffee House, Lambton Quay, used by Wellington's artistic and musical community and comprise photographs of Singleton and the coffee bar, clippings about him and his interest in coffee, `He taught us how coffee should taste' by Fred Jones (Dominion, 2 Oct 1967), `Coffee rules his life' (Hutt news, 29 Sep 1970), `A New haunt for Wellington artists' (NZ woman's weekly, 8 Sep 1958), `Little cafe on the Quay will be missed' (1952), `Export first from Petone', and `Petone firm wins UK food order'. Two mounted photographs labelled `French Maid coffee requested by the Ross Sea Antarctic Expedition being packed in the factory of A D Singleton Ltd, Petone', menu for `French Maid dinner' at Kirkcaldie and Stains (1961), French Maid Coffee House menu, and `Art New Zealand' (Sep 1942) with article about the French Maid Coffee House exhibitions

The photographs have negative references

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Quantity: 1 folder(s) (14 pieces). 0.01 Linear Metres.

Physical Description: Printed matter and photographs

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1 folder(s) (14 pieces), 0.01 Linear Metres, Photographs, Clippings, Menus, Manuscripts, Printed matter and photographs
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Photograph of the interior of the French Maid Coffee House, Lambton Quay, Wellington
Date: [between 1941 and 1952] From: Singleton, Arthur Dick, fl 1939-1979 : Papers Ref: MS-Papers-1977-01 Description: Interior of French Maid Coffee House, Lambton Quay, Wellington, showing patrons and art works on the walls. Photographer: Leo Morel, Upper Hutt Quantity: 1 ...