Research papers and related material

Date
1863-1944
Ref
Series-5937
Description

Research papers on topics relating to James Cowan's research and writing interests, including New Zealand colonial and Māori history and culture, waiata, poetry, ballads, ships and stories related to the sea, lakes, and trees.

Includes some photographs, drafts, clippings, and pamphlets, that have been kept in this series to maintain their original context.

Title supplied by Library.

Quantity: 17 folder(s).

Physical Description: Seventeen folders of material including typescripts, research notes, clippings, photographs, and drafts

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Part of
Cowan family: Collection
Format
17 folder(s), Typescripts, Notes (Documents), Drafts (Documents), Photographs, Clippings, Seventeen folders of material including typescripts, research notes, clippings, photographs, and drafts
There are 17 items in total.
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There are 17 items in this group.
Date: 1929 From: Cowan family: Collection Ref: MS-Papers-11946-189 Description: Typescript draft for a chapter in 'The Maori, yesterday and today' publication titled 'The Pao-miere: A King Country cult to combat makutu' including 'He kar...
Date: 1920-1931 From: Cowan family: Collection Ref: MS-Papers-11946-182 Description: Comprises clippings, correspondence, research and interview notes, and photographs relating to James Cowan's research on the New Zealand Wars. Includes a han...
Date: [1890], 1906, 1914 From: Cowan family: Collection By: Auckland weekly news (Newspaper) Ref: fMS-Papers-11946-008 Description: 'Address of Welcome' booklet for Huia Victor Alexander Herbert Onslow, by the hapū of Ngāti Huia, and the Ngāti Raukawa iwi (written in both English and Māor...
Date: [1930s?] From: Cowan family: Collection Ref: MS-Papers-11946-200 Description: Drafts and notes relating to Lake Okataina and related subjects. These are incomplete and disordered. Title supplied by Library. Quantity: 1 folder(s).
Date: [1901-1938] From: Cowan family: Collection Ref: MS-Papers-11946-159 Description: Comprises publications, clippings, and photographs relating to shipping and piracy. Includes 'Pirate Von Luckner and the cruise of the "Seeadler"' published ...
Date: 1905-1936 From: Cowan family: Collection Ref: fMS-Papers-11946-010 Description: Research material mainly relating to Kimble Bent, including correspondence, drafts, notes, clippings, publications and photographs. Includes a letter from Ch...
Date: 1920-1930s From: Cowan family: Collection Ref: MS-Papers-11946-188 Description: Comprises lyrics of the ballad 'Gallant South Sea Sailor' written in Horace Fildes' hand; a typescript story 'At the Rising of Kopu' as told by Mere Ngamai, ...
Date: 1890-1941 From: Cowan family: Collection Ref: MS-Papers-11946-147 Description: Comprises a small publication 'Irish Ballads and Songs' selected by Martin MacDermott, [1890?], and loose papers that were laid in to this incomplete volume,...
Date: 1930s From: Cowan family: Collection Ref: MS-Papers-11946-156 Description: A draft story by E T [?] Frost 'The Grey Duck's Story', and two annotated envelopes. Title supplied by Library. Quantity: 1 folder(s). Physical Descriptio...
Date: 1908-1941 From: Cowan family: Collection Ref: MS-Papers-11946-191 Description: Papers and photographs relating to ships, waka, and trees. Includes a heavily annotated clipping of 'Four men in a canoe', published in the 'Freelance Christ...