Ernest Langford papers.
Scope and Contents
Collection includes correspondence, personal memorabilia, subject files and newspaper clippings encompassing Langford's many professional roles and personal interests.
- 1934 - 1970
- Church of the Province of New Zealand (Organization)
- National Council of Churches in New Zealand (Organization)
- Sullivan, Daniel Giles (Person)
- New Zealand Labour Party (Organization)
- Student Christian Movement Aotearoa (Organization)
- Langford, Ernest George (Person)
Conditions Governing Access
Biographical / Historical
Ernest Langford was: secretary-economist to the Hon. D. G. Sullivan in the First Labour Administration, 1936-1947; assistant general manager, New Zealand Railways, 1947-1951; No. 1 and No. 2 Transport Licensing Authority, 1960-1963; Transport consultant, 1964-. He was a member of the New Zealand Labour Party and stood unsuccessfully for parliament and the Wellington City Council. He was active in the Church of England, National Council of Churches, and Student Christian Movement.
2.3 metres (23 boxes)
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Immediate Source of Acquisition
Gift of Mrs E. H. Langford, 1972.
Public administration in relation to New Zealand Railways .
- Civil service -- New Zealand -- History
- New Zealand -- Politics and government -- 20th century
- New Zealand Railways -- General subdivision--History.;
- New Zealand. Army. Home Guard
- New Zealand. Parliament -- General subdivision--Elections, 1954.;
- New Zealand. Transport Licensing Authority -- General subdivision--History.;
- Railroads -- Employees -- New Zealand -- History
- Transportation -- Law and legislation -- New Zealand -- History
- Preliminary inventory of the papers of Ernest Harold Langford, 1934-1970.
- M. D. Coleman
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Part of the Special Collections, University of Auckland Repository
5 Alfred Street
Private Bag 92019
Auckland 1142 New Zealand