University of Auckland
Found in 54 Collections and/or Records:
Papers relating to the establishment and construction of the University Marae.
Collection contains manuscript titled
Social problems in New Zealand.
The 174 page manuscript comprises an introduction: The open and closed society and six chapters as follows;
Chapter 1: The use and abuse of social research in New Zealand, Chapter 2: Social problems and the 'good society' Chapter 3: The state of welfare in New Zealand,Chapter 4: Inequality and discontent, Chapter 5: Alienation and apathy and Chapter 6: Social action and reform.
In 1971 Timms published The urban mosaic (Cambridge University Press) which contained references 'in passim' to the Auckland region. The collection consists of two papers: 'The social ecology of Auckland' and 'Key New Zealand urban areas - social area variables 1966', both of which relate to the above publication.
Articles, speeches, lectures, scripts of radio broadcasts, Busby research notes, Auckland provincial history notes (1940), book reviews, and clippings. Telegraph book, Te Awamutu, 1875-1876. Typescript copies of Judge Mair's diaries, 1908, 1910-1912. Unprocessed materials. Associated materials: Rodwell, Harold Rione, 1894- . Papers 1940s- 1950s. MSS & Archives A-291.
A collection of material relating to Charles Dickens. The collection includes a first day cover, 3 June 1970, of British stamps commemorating the death of Dickens, a letter from Dickens to F.A. Fair, 5 September 1851, and 'Master Humphrey's Clock', by "Boz", issue no.12, 20 June 1840.
A computer print-out of Maori incomes/expenditure survey. Results of survey incorporated in doctoral thesis: 'A study in the application of economic analysis to social issues, the Maori, and the New Zealand economy, (University of London, 1975), two copies of which are housed in the University of Auckland Library