Records relating to the formation of the Polynesian Society, and its library

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Includes list of British and Foreign Bible Society's books for the Library (2 leaves); typescript of publicity sheet for "Lore of the whare wananga"; various papers including list of persons to whom original circular about the formation of the Society was sent (4 leaves), printed circular about the proposed society by SP Smith, and proposed objectives (4 leaves); list of books in the Polynesian Society Library 1 Apr 1965 (34 leaves); books held on behalf of the Society by the Alexander Turnbull Library.

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Partly restricted - Please use surrogate in place of original - Microfilm copies available in Katherine Mansfield Reading Room. Use MS-Copy-Micro-0755-16
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Polynesian Society: Records / Ethnological manuscripts collection
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Polynesian Society circular by Stephenson Percy Smith
Date: 19 June 1891 From: Polynesian Society: Records By: Smith, Stephenson Percy, 1840-1922 Ref: MS-Papers-1187-125-1 Description: Printed circular with the heading 'The Polynesian Society', by Stephenson Percy Smith, dated 41 Tinakori Road, Wellington, 19 June 1891. Circular outlines th...