Riske, Marcus 1906- : Papers

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Date
[ca 1930-1987]
By
Riske, Marcus, 1906-2000
Ref
MS-Papers-5398
Description

A collection of personal and professional papers which includes correspondence, travel diaries, reports, draft textbooks, clippings, notes and other material relating to Riske's career as an educationalist and social commentator. Included also is some material relating to his early involvement (and split with) the New Zealand Communist Party in the 1930s.

Arrangement: Collection was received in a very disordered state. Although some order has been imposed many folders contain material that overlaps in subject, date and form.

Quantity: 51 folder(s). 1 box(es). 1 Linear Metres.

Provenance: Donor/Lender/Vendor - Donated by Professor Riske, Nov 1995

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51 folder(s), 1 box(es), 1 Linear Metres, Manuscripts
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There are 52 items in total.
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Date: [ca 1933-1937] From: Riske, Marcus 1906- : Papers Ref: MS-Papers-5398-49 Description: Quantity: 1 folder(s). Physical Description: Typescripts (photocopies)
Date: 1970-1973 From: Riske, Marcus 1906- : Papers Ref: MS-Papers-5398-14 Description: Most letters are from Tonga where the family was then based. Quantity: 1 folder(s). Physical Description: Mss, typescripts
Date: 1971-1973 From: Riske, Marcus 1906- : Papers Ref: MS-Papers-5398-15 Description: Most letters are from Tonga where the family was then based. Quantity: 1 folder(s). Physical Description: Mss, typescripts
Date: 1934-1995 From: Riske, Marcus 1906- : Papers Ref: MS-Papers-5398-44 Description: Comprises drafts of articles/chapters by Weir relating to Riske's visit to Russia, and a range of photocopies of clippings relating to Riske's career given b...
Date: 1934-1935, 1959-1960, 1966 From: Riske, Marcus 1906- : Papers Ref: MS-Papers-5398-01 Description: Includes a diary of Riske's USSR visit in 1934-1935, and his first USA visit in 1959-1960. Quantity: 1 folder(s) (3 volumes). Physical Description: Mss
From: Riske, Marcus 1906- : Papers Ref: fMS-Papers-5398-3 Description: Comprises a life membership award from the NZEI (Wellington branch) 1965, a B'nai B'rith Wellington Lodge certificate and an Air New Zealand certificate give...
Date: 1950-1963 From: Riske, Marcus 1906- : Papers Ref: MS-Papers-5398-17 Description: Quantity: 1 folder(s). Physical Description: Typescripts
Date: 1962 From: Riske, Marcus 1906- : Papers Ref: MS-Papers-5398-10 Description: Personal and professional correspondence, while Riske was working in Uganda Quantity: 1 folder(s). Physical Description: Mss, typescripts
Date: 1974-1982, nd From: Riske, Marcus 1906- : Papers Ref: MS-Papers-5398-03 Description: Seven small appointment diaries with generally very brief entries. Quantity: 1 folder(s) (7 volumes). Physical Description: Mss
Date: 1958-1959 From: Riske, Marcus 1906- : Papers Ref: MS-Papers-5398-04 Description: Quantity: 1 folder(s). Physical Description: Mss, typescript and printed matter