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Curnow, Allen



  • Existence: 1911 - 2001

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Found in 5 Collections and/or Records:

Allen Curnow literary manuscript.

Identifier: MSS-Archives-B-5
Scope and Contents

Holograph and typescript, initialled "The hucksters and the university; or Out of site, out of mind; or Up Queen Street without a paddle". This work was published in 1957 by the Pilgrim Press, Auckland.

Dates: 1957

Allen Curnow literary manuscript.

Identifier: MSS-Archives-B-21
Scope and Contents

The manuscript consists of two poems by Curnow, "Discovery" and "The Navigators". "The Navigators" is untitled and the text is different from the published version. Both poems were published in Curnow's 'A small room with large windows: selected poems'. London, Oxford University Press, 1962

Dates: n.d.

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?

Elizabeth Sheppard papers.

Identifier: MSS-Archives-94/2
Scope and Contents The collection includes, notebooks, clippings, research notes, artworks, sheet music and letters.The papers centre mainly on a project to edit the letters of the New Zealand painter Frances Hodgkins which Dr Sheppard began in 1975 after her retirement, but never completed. The collection also some more personal items dating from Dr Sheppard's earlier career.The provenance of the papers is not known, except insofar as they accompanied books from her library that were...
Dates: 1929 - 1982

Thomas Crawford papers.

Identifier: MSS-Archives-2015/16

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Poets, New Zealand -- Correspondence 2
University of Auckland -- Faculty 2
Authors, New Zealand -- Correspondence 1
College teachers -- New Zealand -- Auckland 1
Women college teachers -- New Zealand -- Auckland 1