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Fairburn, A.R.D. (Arthur Rex Dugard)



  • Existence: 1904 - 1957

biographical statement

Found in 6 Collections and/or Records:

A.R.D. (Rex) Fairburn letters to Charles Lahr.

Identifier: MSS-Archives-A-123
Scope and Contents Collection comprises 7 letters written, 1932-1941, to Charles Lahr, London. Two letters, 1932, were written in England and give Fairburn's reasons for returning to New Zealand, opinions on literary interests and mutual friends, notably De Montalk. The 1941 letter written from New Zealand re-established contact, recommends Denis Glover's printing, and refers to the Dominion. Signed holograph, with envelope. 6 January 1933. Holograph. 3 pp. 19 October 1931. Sent with some poems for a Blue Moon...
Dates: 1932 - 1941

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?

A.R.D.(Rex) Fairburn letters to Count Geoffrey Wladislav Voile Potocki De Montalk.

Identifier: MSS-Archives-A-167
Scope and Contents

Letters to Count Geoffrey Wladislav Voile Potocki De Montalk, 1926-1927.

Dates: 1926 - 1927

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

Identifier: MSS-Archives-A-11
Scope and Contents

Correspondence, scrapbooks, lecture notes, addresses, articles, photographs, programmes, typographical specimens, newspaper clippings, non-commercial phonograph recordings, audio tapes and sound discs of radio talks. The Alexander Turnbull Library, Wellington, has photocopies of a number of Fairburn letters. The photographs are in Box 3.

Dates: ca.1930-ca.1957

A.R.D.(Rex) Fairburn photographs of Arthur Sewell and Rosemary Seymour.

Identifier: MSS-Archives-89/31
Scope and Contents

Prints of a trip to Greece. On verso of one print: "Easter 1950, Cephalonia. Arthur Sewell and Rosemary (Seymour)". Associated materials: A-11; A-123; A-125, A-167.

Dates: ca. 1950.

R.A.K Mason lecture on Rex Fairburn.

Identifier: MSS-Archives-A-69
Scope and Contents

'R.A.K. Mason on Rex Fairburn'. A typescript and tape of a lecture given by Mason on 8 April 1957 to the Literary Club, Auckland University College Associated materials: See also New Zealand Glass Case 821.91 F16Vm.

Dates: 1957

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Poets, New Zealand -- Correspondence 4