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Aldred family papers

Identifier: Arch 0658
Scope and Contents The papers of the Aldred family include correspondence, photographs, postcards, press clippings and posters. The majority of this collection are letters, with two written in Māori. Most of the letters are by Arthur Aldred, writing from Tonga to his wife in New Zealand during the course of the First World War.
Dates: 1841-1921

Ephemera Collection

Identifier: EPHM
Content Description Ephemera Collection contains published posters, menus, advertising, pamphlets, and other material relating to Canterbury and Christchurch. Categories includes Music, Film, Election material, Community Groups, Theatre, Visual Arts, Dance, Festival, Events and Retail
Dates: 1906 - 2022

Henry Smith shipboard diary

Identifier: Arch 1029
Scope and Contents Handwritten shipboard diary of Henry Smith Jan 17-Feb. 28 1885, which documents the voyage of the Rimutaka to New Zealand. The collection includes a letter of reference dated 20 Dec. 1884, and invoice in Māori for rates on Māori land at View Hill, and a few family photographs.
Dates: 1869-c1900

Māori nomenclature newspaper extracts

Identifier: Arch 0691
Scope and Contents Extracts from the Lyttelton Times, June 11-Sept. 24, 1902 and pasted in an exercise book. Compiled and annotated by William Henry Sherwood Roberts. The extracts on Māori nomenclature include Names in Canterbury : interesting information, The Māori language : how names should be pronounced and Passes through the Southern Alps : early discoveries.
Dates: 1902

William Colenso Māori letters

Identifier: Arch 0472
Scope and Contents Original manuscript letters, ink and pencil, written in Māori. Includes three envelopes, two with wax seals. Also includes a photocopied entry on William Colenso from the Dictionary of New Zealand Biography.
Dates: c1849-1853

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