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Smithyman, Kendrick


biographical statement

Found in 7 Collections and/or Records:

A.R.D. (Rex) Fairburn literary papers.

Identifier: MSS-Archives-A-125
Scope and Contents Acland, Emmie Adams, W. (2pp) Adult Education Canterbury University College. (7pp). Aickin, Rhoda. E.M. (1pp) Aldrich, Tilli (Frankel). (2pp) Allerton, A.R. (6pp). Alpers, Antony (8pp). Andrews, Isobel (2pp). Angus, Rita (Mackenzie). (1pp) ...
Dates: ca. 1940 - 1957?

Kendrick Smithyman draft of poem Calling the roll

Identifier: MSS-Archives-B-31
Scope and Contents

The collection consists of drafts of the poem 'Calling the roll' which was commissioned by the University of Auckland Centenary Committee. Also included is correspondence between the Chairman of the Centenary Committee, Professor Nicholas Tarling, and Smithyman.

Dates: 1983

Kendrick Smithyman literary papers.

Identifier: MSS-Archives-2009/3
Scope and Contents At the time of acquisition, the papers of Kendrick Smithyman, which cover five decades, were already well arranged, with indexing, into three recognisable series by Smithyman and Margaret Edgcumbe. A fourth series was created to accommodate items that were drafts of two posthumous publications. Correspondence, in alphabetical order, largely inwards, and pertaining to Smithyman’s literary world, comprises Series 1. The largest group of letters from an individual to Smithyman was...
Dates: 1940s - 1990s

Kendrick Smithyman poems to mark the retirement of Peter Dane, Bill Pearson and Karl Stead.

Identifier: MSS-Archives-B-32
Scope and Contents

Collection comprises typescripts of three poems composed by Smithyman to mark the retirement of three collegues, Peter Dane, Bill Pearson and Karl Stead from The University of Auckland English Department. The poems are entitled: 'Peter Dane retiring', 'Words for Bill Pearson', 'Yes (C)K.S.'.

Dates: 1986

Kendrick Smithyman programme for departmental dinner in honour of Professor Forrest Scott.

Identifier: MSS-Archives-E-27
Scope and Contents

Programme for departmental dinner held in honour of Professor Forrest Scott, English Common Room, 1 December 1984. The programme includes a poem written for the occasion by Kendrick Smithyman.

Dates: 1984

Mary Stanley papers.

Identifier: MSS-Archives-2002/1
Scope and Contents

This collection includes both literary and personal papers relating to Mary Stanley, as well as photographs and war memorabilia relating to her first husband, Brian Neal.

Abbreviations: BN: Brian Neal. MN: Mary Neal KS: Kendrick Smithyman MS: Mary Stanley

Dates: 1936 - 1994

Thomas Crawford papers.

Identifier: MSS-Archives-2015/16

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New Zealand poetry -- 20th century 3
Poets, New Zealand -- Correspondence 3
Authors, New Zealand -- Correspondence 1
College teachers -- New Zealand -- Auckland 1
Language and languages -- Study and teaching -- New Zealand -- Auckland 1