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New Zealand -- Colonization

Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings

Found in 3 Collections and/or Records:

Edward Gibbon Wakefield letters.

Identifier: MSS-Archives-A-55
Scope and Contents The collection of thirty-eight letters, mostly from Wakefield to Lord Lyttelton, concerns the colonisation of New Zealand and the activities of the Canterbury Association, of which Lord Lyttelton was chairman. The letters were transcribed in 1945 from copies of the originals which had been made some years earlier by Mr. A.H. Johnstone. The location of the originals at the time of copying was unknown, but they are in all probability the letters purchased from Mr. K.A. Webster by...
Dates: 1850 - 1853

Peter Adams literary manuscript.

Identifier: MSS-Archives-B-25
Scope and Contents

Collection contains a photocopy of the typescript of Dr Peter Adams's book, Fatal Necessity: British intervention in New Zealand 1830 - 1847, which was published by Auckland University Press in 1977.

Dates: 1977

William Dale research papers.

Identifier: MSS-Archives-Accession-1106
Scope and Contents (1) Draft of article: "The musical instruments of the primitive Maori" / by W.S. Dale, M.A., Ph.D.; illustrated with sketches by Sina Woolcott. Includes sketches of instruments and research notes. n.d. 1 folder. (2) Sketches of Maori musical instruments. n.d. 1 folder. (3) Report on conditions of Maori on the East Coast (for New Zealand Educational Institute). 1941. 24 p. (4) The influence of Te Rauparaha on the colonization of New Zealand / by W.S.J. Dale. Auckland University College, 1932....
Dates: 1930s - 1940s