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University of Auckland


administrative history

Found in 55 Collections and/or Records:

Sir Keith Sinclair research papers on A history of the University of Auckland 1883-1983.

Identifier: MSS-Archives-96/2
Scope and Contents

Collection comprises notes and drafts compiled during research for publication of Sinclair, Keith. A history of the University of Auckland 1883-1993. Auckland : Auckland University Press, 1983. Includes index cards.

Dates: 1978 - 1983

Theatre Workshop records.

Identifier: MSS-Archives-2008/11
Scope and Contents

This collection consists of a set of fragmentary committee minutes; a larger collection of financial records; correspondence and miscellaneous papers; subject files including proposals, reports, personnel details and reviews; publicity material such as programmes and fliers; photographs taken for both casual and publicity purposes; and videos of Theatre Workshop and outside productions. The surviving material is heavily weighted towards the late 1990s and 2000-2001.

Dates: 1990s - 2001

Toby Harfield oral history recordings of University of Auckland women alumni.

 Collection — Media-cabinet 4, drawer: 7
Identifier: MSS-Archives-2008/16
Scope and Contents

Collection consists of oral history recordings, edited transcripts, consent forms, deposit consent forms, and interview questions, collected as part of research for: Harfield, Toby. The changing expectations of women enrolled for masters degrees at the University of Auckland 1959-1988. MA Thesis (History), University of Auckland, 1993. Informants: Margaret Blay. Sue Hall, Margaret Mulgan, Robyn Northey, Pat O'Connor, Liz Westbrooke.

Dates: 1992 - 1993

University of Auckland 125th Jubilee oral history recordings.

Identifier: MSS-Archives-2010/01
Scope and Contents This project was initiated to coincide with the University of Auckland's 125th Jubilee in 2008. 16 interviewees were chosen based on their significant involvement with the administration of the University: Jock Brookfield, Michael (Mick) Brown, Dulcie McNaughton, Colin Maiden, Ray Meyer, Warren Moran, Warwick Nicoll, Charmian O'Connor, Anne Salmond, John Scott, Jack Sinclair, Barry Spicer, Nicholas Tarlin, Ranginui Walker, and Jack Woodward. The interviews were recorded by historian, Megan...
Dates: 2008 - 2009

University of Auckland centennial greetings volume.

 Collection — Mss-rack 1, bay: 2, shelf: 7
Identifier: MSS-Archives-89/16-Outsize
Scope and Contents

Greetings received on the occasion of the University of Auckland's Centennial, May 1983. Associated materials: E series, MSS & Archives, particularly E- 8.

Dates: 1983

University of Auckland clipping books.

Identifier: MSS-Archives-E-3
Scope and Contents

Newspaper clippings of events related to university life as recorded in the city's newspapers from 1895. Compiled by Chong's Press Clippings Bureau from September 1987-1992. Volumes: 1895-1923; 1924-1929; 1929-1937; 1937-1946; 1935-1943; 1945-1953; 1947-1958 (A-M); 1948-1957(N-Z); 1959-1962; 1962-1966; 1967-1970; 1970-1972; 1971-1972; 1975-1976; 1977-1978; 1979-1981; 1981-1983; 1983-1987; 1988; 1989; 1990; 1991; 1992

Dates: 1895 - 1992

University of Auckland documents relating to the opening of the Science Block by Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth The Queen Mother.

Identifier: MSS-Archives-E-1
Scope and Contents

Documents relating to the opening of the Science block by Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth, the Queen Mother, and the conferment of the honorary degree of Doctor of Laws upon Her Majesty, Tuesday, 3 May, 1966. Contents of the papers: Invitation to the ceremony; Programme; Diploma of Her Majesty's Honorary Degree of Doctor of Laws.

Dates: 1966

University of Auckland historical collection. Part 2.

Identifier: MSS-Archives-97/5
Scope and Contents The material in this collection is additional to that placed in MSS & Archives E-8, the introduction to the inventory of which, dated 1979, reads as follows: The bulk of the collection was gathered together following an appeal by Professor Keith Sinclair, in the April 1961 issue of University of Auckland Gazette to supply material relevant to the University’s history. Readers were invited to send in “reminiscences...
Dates: 1890 - 1995

University of Auckland historical collection. Part 3.

Identifier: MSS-Archives-Vault 130
Scope and Contents

A formed collection of material related to the history of the University additional to earlier inventoried collections MSS & Archives E-8 and MSS & Archives 97/5. The collection ephemera relating to University activities and events, oral history recordings, photographs, realia and other material relating to the experience of University staff, students and alumni.

Dates: 1883- .

University of Auckland inaugural lectures.

Identifier: MSS-Archives-Vault 145
Scope and Contents

Associated materials: Transcripts or tape recordings of inaugural lectures from other years have been catalogued on Voyager, the library catalogue, with series entry: Inaugural lecture (University of Auckland).

Dates: 1990 - 1991