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McEldowney, Dennis



  • Existence: 1926-

biographical statement


Found in 5 Collections and/or Records:

Dennis McEldowney literary manuscript.

Identifier: MSS-Archives-B-23
Scope and Contents

Photocopies of magazines produced by Mr McEldowney, 1936-1945, between the ages of 10-19. The collection includes 'The children's monthly' and 'Windermere publications', 1936-1941, and 'Magazine', 1942-1945.

Dates: 1939 - 1945

Dennis McEldowney literary notes.

Identifier: MSS-Archives-A-176
Scope and Contents

Notes on quoted sources in 'Frank Sargeson in his time', 1976. Includes a copy of letter, Mr J. Traue, Turnbull Librarian, which explains provenance.

Dates: 1976

Oxford University Press (NZ) records.

Identifier: MSS-Archives-94/1
Scope and Contents Collection consists of the publishing records of the New Zealand agency of Oxford University Press covering the period 1956 to 1995 although the bulk of the material dates from the 1970s and 1980s.The Oxford University Press kept a number of types of files labelled as follows: ED 1 – ideas and proposals (before contract). ED 2 – editorial matters (e.g. letters to author, queries, contracts, etc.). ED 3 – production matters (type specifications and grid, bills, costings, quotes,...
Dates: 1956 - 1992

Sir Douglas Robb further papers.

Identifier: MSS-Archives-Vault 163
Scope and Contents

Mostly material given by Robb family to Dennis McEldowney in preparation for a biography of Robb which was never published. Includes 1 box of drafts of McEldowney's biography and associated research material. Unprocessed materials. Associated materials: MSS & Archives A-223 and E-14.

Dates: ca. 1940 - ca.1973

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- .

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Authors, New Zealand -- 20th century 1
Book industries and trade -- New Zealand 1
Children -- Periodicals 1
Publishers and publishing -- New Zealand 1