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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 in Pioneering New Zealand labour history : essays in honour of Bert Roth' / edited by Pat Walsh. Palmerston North : Dunmore Press, 1994, pp. 153-159.


  • 1929 - 1982


Conditions Governing Access

Not restricted

Biographical / Historical

Herbert Otto Roth (1917-1994) socialist, historian, and former Deputy University Librarian at the University of Auckland, Roth wrote several publications on New Zealand trade union history including Trade unions in New Zeland past and present (1973).


0.02 metres (1 folder)

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Immediate Source of Acquisition

Donated by Bert Roth in 1982.


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Repository Details

Part of the Special Collections, University of Auckland Repository

5 Alfred Street
Private Bag 92019
Auckland 1142 New Zealand