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Bertram, Geoff & Christine Dann - Papers collected as background for opposition to Comalco and aluminium smelters at Bluff and Aramoana

 Fonds — Box: Location 50/A/4
Identifier: beral

Box 1 - Clippings

Box 2 - Articles

Box 3 - a. Parliament & Government on Aluminium - b. Original draft papers on N.Z.A.S. (New Zealand's Aluminium Smelter); and working papers + notes

Dates: 1960-1980

Miscellaneous election ephemera pre 1980

 Collection — Container: 1/1
Identifier: meep

Fell, Howard Barraclough (Barry)

 Fonds — Multiple Containers
Identifier: felh

Garland, Margaret - poems

Identifier: garm-P

Manila folder containing 8 typed leaves of poems: 9 poems in all, two of which have handwritten correcttions. The inscription on the cover - 'Eigentum von Maria' - suggests it may have come from Maria Dronke, who was an associate of Peggy Garland during her time in Wellington.

Dates: 1953?

Greenwood Family

Identifier: gref-P

Hall, Thomas Donald Horn - Manuscript on Parliamentary procedure.

 Fonds — Box: MSS H179 M
Identifier: halt
Scope and contents

Manuscript on parliamentary procedure: Constitution of New Zealand - Powers of Parliament. Draft of projected manual of procedure.

Dates: 1946-1959

James K Baxter.

Identifier: baxd-P

Kelburne and Karori Tramway Co. Ltd. archives

 Fonds — Multiple Containers
Identifier: kktc
Scope and Contents

Access is freely available in 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.

Dates: 1898-1946

Mathew, Sarah Louise (Mrs. Felton Mathew) - Extracts from 'Diary' [Autobiography], and letter to her sister Margaret (Mrs. T. W. Smith) Paihia, 1840

 Fonds — Folder: MSS M428 E
Identifier: matf
Brief description

Two items: A carbon copy of typed transcriptions headed 'Extracts from "Diary" (autobiography) of Mrs Felton Mathews; a carbon copy of a typed transcript of a letter, dated 18th July 1940, from Mrs Mathews to her sister Margaret.

Dates: 1840 - 1840

Medley, Mary: Papers

 Fonds — Box: Quarto MSS N3c, envelope(s): MSS M491
Identifier: medm
Scope and Contents

Accounts of two journeys made in 1853 to Otaki, and in 1854 to Auckland, recounted in later life. Leaves embossed with official Government House seal and written on both sides (J.C. Beaglehole Room Card Catalogue entry)

Dates: 1853 - 1854

New Zealand Institute of Architects. Wellington Branch

 Fonds — Box: Location 29/B/1 - 29/B/2
Identifier: wbia

New Zealand Literature at Victoria

 Fonds — Folder: located 74/A/1
Identifier: nzlv
Scope and contents

This collection consists of the typescript of and article written by Dr John [E.P.] Thomson for Kite in 1994 about the teaching of New Zealand literature at Victoria University of Wellington, and a letter to Dr Thomson from Professor Ian Gordon outlining his impressions of the topic.

Dates: 1994

New Zealand Students' Arts Council archives 1941-1992

Identifier: nzsac

Established to 'encourage, promote and develop the practice and appreciation of culture and the arts' within the student bodies of all tertiary educational institutions, the NZSAC records include minutes, documentation of activities, and posters. The records consist chiefly of the correspondence and other documentation related to the tours and similar activities, together with financial records and council minutes, and a set of the posters advertising tours.

Dates: 1941-1992

Nicholson, Maria - Letters to Elizabeth Hall

Identifier: nicm-P

The collection consists of 9 letters from Maria Nicholson to her cousin Elizabeth Hall, dated between March 1859 and October 1861. The letters describe her voyage on the 'Eclipse' and her observations on life and events here in New Zealand.

Dates: 1859-1861

NZTronix Collection

Identifier: tron
Scope and Contents This collection consists of the records of a project titled 'NZTronix: The Early New Zealand Software Database'. NZTronix was a project to build a publicly accessible database, initially to gather and preserve information about early New Zealand computer games, later more broadly concerned with early New Zealand software. The project was an interdisciplinary one led by academics from Victoria University of Wellington: Susan Corbett (Commercial Law), Rachel Lilburn (School of Information...
Dates: 1978-

Papers of John Cawte Beaglehole

 Fonds — Box: Location 48/B/4
Identifier: beaj
Scope and Contents

The bulk of the J. C. Beaglehole papers have remained in the family hands and have been or are being deposited in the Turnbull Library.

Dates: c1920-c1970

Papers of James (Jim) Roberts, 1878-1967

 Fonds — Multiple Containers
Identifier: robe
Abstract Roberts was secretary of the N.Z. Waterside Workers' Federation from its revival in 1916 until his 1940 appointment to the wartime Waterfront Commission; he was also secretary of the Transport Workers' Advisory Board, and of the New Zealand Alliance of Labour from its 1919 establishment to its 1937 demise. He was a Wellington City Councillor from 1950 to 1959, and Member of the Legislative Council from 1947 to 1951. The collection originated from the office files of the Alliance...
Dates: 1891-1957

Student and computing records of John and Margaret Bailey

 Fonds — Box: 1-4/4 [A2007/52]
Identifier: baij
Scope and Contents This collection was donated by Margaret Bailey in two accessions over 2007. Publications by John Bailey were catalogued into the Library's book collection e.g. 'Computer programs for quantum chemistry ' by John Bailey, Chemistry Division, Dept. of Scientific and Industrial Research, 1967 [callmark QD462.6 D38 B154 C]. Box 1. Items 1-11 Black folder labelled QA2: Emission Spectra. This is a 48-page report on an experiment to give an introduction to the techniques and principles...
Dates: 1962-1966?; 1985

Thompson, Ted: Journals and ephemera re 1951 Watersiders dispute and other union material

 Fonds — Box: 1085/2
Identifier: thot-P
Dates: 1950-1990; Majority of material found within 1950 - 1960

Thomson, J.E.P. - "New Zealand Drama 1930-1980: an illustrated history" - research material

 Fonds — Container: 1/1
Identifier: thomp-P

The collections consists of photographs, negatives and photocopied documents (mostly programmes and reviews) collected by John Thomson during th writing of 'New Zealand Drama 1930-1980: an illustrated history' (OUP, 1984).

Dates: [19??]-[19??]; Majority of material found in 1900 - 1900