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Edward Bartley reminiscences of early Auckland.

Identifier: MSS-Archives-A-215

Scope and Contents

Early reminiscences of Auckland describing Bartley's arrival in 1854, and his work as a carpenter and the buildings he worked on. There are a few anecdotes about the New Zealand Wars, an account of the "eight hour" movement, and brief summaries of his involvement in technical education and the Auckland art scene. Typescript document the contents of which Bartley may have given as a presentation.


  • ca 1898


Conditions Governing Access

Not restricted.


0.01 metres (1 folder)

Language of Materials


Immediate Source of Acquisition

Photocopied Oct 1979.

Existence and Location of Originals

Originals held by: Ms Nola Easdale, Howick, Auckland.

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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