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Barry Gustafson New Zealand Labour Party collection.

Identifier: MSS-Archives-A-296

Scope and Contents

Collection includes a questionnaire conducted by Dr Barry Gustafson, minutes of A.R.C. meetings and miscellaneous newsletters.


  • 1969 - 1976


Conditions Governing Access

RESTRICTED. Written permission of the Chairperson, Auckland Regional Council, New Zealand Labour Party, P.O. Box 8941, Symonds Street, Auckland, must be obtained before the records may be consulted.

Biographical / Historical

Barry Gustafson (1938-) political scientist, historian and Emeritus Professor of Politics at the University of Auckland. A member of Auckland University staff since 1968 Gustafson was Head the Division of Arts at the Tamaki campus from 1992-1997, Head of Political Studies 1998-2002 and Pro Vice-Chancellor (International) of the University between 2001-2002. He is a graduate of Auckland, Massey and Glasgow Universities.

His published works include: Social Change and Party reorganisation (1976), Labour's Path to Political Independence (1980), The first 50 years: A History of the New Zealand National Party (1986) and biographies on Michael Joseph Savage, Sir Robert Muldoon and Sir Keith Holyoake.


0.05 metres (4 folders)

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Immediate Source of Acquisition

Donated by Dr Barry Gustafson, 1984.

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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