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Not So Long Ago Scripts

Identifier: clels4

Scope and Contents

A collection of scripts, handwritten note, correspondence and poetry. Each script is for a different episode of Not So Long Ago, under the titles of ‘Bees in Our Bonnets’, ‘Remember When’, ‘Living off the Land’ and ‘National Dreams’. ‘Living off the Land’ has been dated from November 13, 1979. A letter of congratulations for the programme is dated from 8/4/1980. The subject matter includes dates as far back as 1907.


  • Collection covers ca 1960-2010

Conditions Governing Access

Access is freely available within the J.C.Beaglehole Room for research and private study. For any use beyond this, please contact the J.C.Beaglehole Room ( in the first instance.


From the Fonds: 100 linear_centimeters (Hutt Valley Independent and Upper Hutt Advertiser (2009.044) has been given a call number (DU401.1 H982) and is located on the Atlas shelving.)

Language of Materials


Repository Details

Part of the J C Beaglehole Room, Victoria University of Wellington Library Repository

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Wellington 6140 New Zealand
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