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Roth, Bert



  • Existence: 1917 - 1994

biographical statement

Found in 20 Collections and/or Records:

Auckland Painters Union records.

Identifier: MSS-Archives-D-51
Scope and Contents

Consists of correspondence from the solicitors J.J. Sullivan and Mason & Mason re proceedings for recovery of debt. Includes copies of summonses for subscription arrears.Later records of New Zealand Painters and Decorators, Glaziers and Signwriters Industrial Union of Workers. Auckland Branch at MSS & Archives 91/6.

Dates: 1922

Auckland Socialist Forum records.

Identifier: MSS-Archives-A-262
Scope and Contents

Collection includes, minute books, correspondence, financial records and newsletters covering the period from the formation of the organisation in July 1961 to 1971 when its operations were wound up.

Dates: 1961 - 1971

Bert Roth collection on the Consumer Association of Wellington.

Identifier: MSS-Archives-A-207
Scope and Contents

"Early days of the Consumer Council". This collection includes rules, broadsheets, etc., of the Consumer Association of Wellington

Dates: 1959-1960

Bert Roth collection on the South Pacific.

Identifier: MSS-Archives-A-304
Scope and Contents Collection contains three items as follows: Manifesto of the Melanesian Action Front, a group based at the University of Papua New Guinea, with the aim of mobilisation of the people for development; Decentralization: a priority for political development in the New Hebrides, by Barak Sope of the School of Economic and Social Development, University of the South Pacific; New country, old...
Dates: 1972-[1977?]

Bert Roth newspaper clippings on to the Cook Islands.

Identifier: MSS-Archives-A-229
Scope and Contents

The collection consists of newspaper cuttings relating to current issues in the Cook Islands, with emphasis on politics and government.

Dates: 1952 - 1969

Bert Roth papers.

Identifier: MSS-Archives-A-259
Scope and Contents The collection consists of Bibliography of N.Z. bibliographies; Bibliography of W.T. Airey compiled by H.O. Roth; report of the 1955 N.Z. Freezing Workers Conference; a letter dated 1929 from the President of the Auckland Stonemasons' Union and newspaper clippings from People's Voice on big business in New Zealand. A Bibliography of Bert Roth's major labour history writing can be found...
Dates: 1929 - 1982

Bert Roth papers.

Identifier: MSS-Archives-A-301
Scope and Contents

Collection includes correspondence and minutes of the Polynesian Panther Party and the Maori Organisation on Human Rights, 1971-1973.

Dates: 1971 - 1973

Collection relating to the selection of Labour candidate, Ralph K. Maxwell, for the Waitakere electorate, 1978.

Identifier: MSS-Archives-A-214
Scope and Contents

An anonymous letter directed against Ralph Maxwell, New Zealand Labour Party candidate for Waitakere, November 1978. Includes copy of: Candidate hit by smear letter, New Zealand Herald, clipping from New Zealand Herald. Maxwell won the electorate for Labour Party with a majority of 2,016.

Dates: 1978

Communist Party of New Zealand bulletins and leaflets.

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSS-Archives-Vault 35
Scope and Contents This collection was donated by Bert Roth (socialist, historian, and former Deputy University Librarian at the University of Auckland) in 1990. Box 1 contains internal documents of the Communist Party of New Zealand (CPNZ), dating from 1957 to 1979, collected by Roth. These papers document fierce ideological debates within the party concerning its relationships with the Soviet Union and China, and internal disputes, including the expulsions of Wilfred (Bill) McAra and Diana Wislie...
Dates: 1955 - 1983

Doug Crosado interview with members of the Communist Party of New Zealand

Identifier: MSS-Archives-A-184
Scope and Contents Interview with Ella Ayo, George Jackson and Bruce Skiltern on the history of the Communist Party. Tape 1. Early years in the life of the Communist Party. Tape 2. CP identities in the 1930s. YCL "Industrial Worker". Tape 3. Mainly illegal CP publications in Wellington and Auckland. Tape 4. 1932 riots; CP conference; Soviet-German non-aggression pact. Tape 5. F.P. Walsh and compulsory unionism; 1943 election; Maori; Peter Fraser. Tape 6. P. Fraser; CPNZ and Maori; W. McAra; CPNZ split and...
Dates: 1976 - 1976

Additional filters:

Communism -- New Zealand -- History -- Sources 2
Cook Islands -- Politics and government 2
Labor unions -- New Zealand -- Auckland 2
Antinuclear movement -- New Zealand 1
Big business -- New Zealand 1
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China -- Politics and government -- 20th century 1
Collective settlements -- New Zealand -- Waikato 1
Communism -- New Zealand 1
Communism -- Songs and music 1
Consumer protection -- New Zealand -- History -- Sources 1
Corporations -- New Zealand 1
Elections -- New Zealand -- Waitakere 1
Grey Lynn (Auckland, N.Z.) -- History 1
Hiroshima-shi (Japan) -- History -- Bombardment, 1945 1
House painting -- New Zealand -- Auckland 1
Human rights -- New Zealand 1
Industrial relations -- New Zealand 1
Industrial relations -- New Zealand -- Research 1
Industrial relations -- Study and teaching -- New Zealand 1
Korea (North) -- Foreign relations -- New Zealand 1
Labor unions -- New Zealand -- History 1
Labor unions -- Political activity -- New Zealand 1
Maori (New Zealand people) -- Civil rights 1
Maori (New Zealand people) -- Economic conditions 1
Melanesia -- Politics and government 1
New Zealand -- Bibliography of bibliographies 1
New Zealand -- Foreign relations -- Korea (North) 1
New Zealand -- Politics and government 1
New Zealand -- Politics and government -- 1972- 1
Pacific Area -- Foreign economic relations 1
Pacific Area -- Relations 1
Pacific Islanders -- New Zealand -- Civil rights 1
Packing-house workers -- Labor unions -- New Zealand -- Congresses 1
Painters, Industrial -- Labor unions -- New Zealand -- Auckland 1
Painters, Industrial -- New Zealand -- Auckland 1
Peace movements -- New Zealand 1
Political parties -- New Zealand 1
Presidents -- Soviet Union 1
Race relations 1
Socialism -- New Zealand -- Auckland 1
Socialism -- Songs and music 1
Socialists -- New Zealand -- Auckland -- Biography 1
Socialists -- New Zealand -- Pictorial works 1
Soviet Union -- Politics and government -- 1985- 1
Stevedores -- Labor unions -- New Zealand -- Auckland 1
Stevedores -- New Zealand -- History 1
Stonemasons -- Labor unions -- New Zealand -- Auckland 1
Street-railroads -- Employees -- New Zealand -- Auckland 1
Strikes and lockouts -- New Zealand -- History 1
Vanuatu -- Politics and government 1
Waihi (N.Z.) -- History 1
Waihi strike, 1912 1
Waterfront Strike, N.Z., 1951 1
Whangamata (N.Z.) 1
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