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New Zealand -- Politics and government -- 1972-

Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings

Found in 8 Collections and/or Records:

Barry Gustafson collection on the New Zealand Labour Party.

Identifier: MSS-Archives-A-225
Scope and Contents These papers were donated to the University Library in 1985 by Dr. Barry Selwyn Gustafson, senior lecturer in Political Studies. They consist of material accumulated by him in the course of his activities as doctoral candidate, and as office bearer, parliamentary candidate, and historian of the New Zealand Labour Party. The materials therefore are of mixed provenance, having come to Dr Gustafson from a number of sources as follows:1. as a result of research for his...
Dates: 1960 - 1979

Communist Party of New Zealand bulletins and leaflets.

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSS-Archives-Vault 35
Scope and Contents This collection was donated by Bert Roth (socialist, historian, and former Deputy University Librarian at the University of Auckland) in 1990. Box 1 contains internal documents of the Communist Party of New Zealand (CPNZ), dating from 1957 to 1979, collected by Roth. These papers document fierce ideological debates within the party concerning its relationships with the Soviet Union and China, and internal disputes, including the expulsions of Wilfred (Bill) McAra and Diana Wislie...
Dates: 1955 - 1983

John Prebble collection on the New Zealand Labour Party, Auckland Regional Council.

Identifier: MSS-Archives-A-226
Scope and Contents The collection consists of papers of the New Zealand Labour Party Auckland Regional Council from May 1973 to 1979 (with gaps); policy material for the New Zealand Labour Party general election campaign in 1975 and local body election campaign papers for 1974. The material in this collection was collated by Dr John Prebble who served as a member of the New Zealand Labour Party Auckland Regional Council Committee from 1973 to 1978 and in 1974 stood as a Labour Party candidate for the Auckland...
Dates: 1973 - 1979

Malcolm Douglas papers relating to Hunua electoral petition.

Identifier: MSS-Archives-94/8
Scope and Contents The papers in this collection include letters, press releases, copies of newspaper clippings, notes, etc. covering the period of Malcolm Douglas's candidacy for the seat of Hunua in 1978, his six months as MP, during which the Election Petition was presented, his loss to Winston Peters in 1979, and the Court of Appeal hearing of 1980 relating to the judgment in the Electoral Court. They have been left in the order in which they were received, except that a set of 'Notes of Evidence' from the...
Dates: 1978 - 1980

New Zealand Labour Party, Hunua Electorate Committee records.

Identifier: MSS-Archives-94/7
Scope and Contents

At the 1978 General Election, Mr Malcolm Douglas, the Labour candidate for Hunua, won the seat with a majority of 301 votes. Because of irregularities, however, the Electoral Court order a recount. As a result of this, nearly 500 votes were disallowed and the National candidate, Mr Winston Peters, gained a majority of 192 votes. The collection consists of interview sheets, registration cards, disallowed and allowed special votes, submissions and court papers.

Dates: 1978 - 1979

New Zealand Values Party, Auckland Branch records.

Identifier: MSS-Archives-97/8
Scope and Contents The collection contains Minutes, financial records, correspondence, conference papers, election campaign material, mail outs, press and party policy releases, publications and similar Values Party publicity material. The material in this collection was given to the Library by Bruce Symondson, Auckland City Council Archivist, in two deposits. The first, received in March 1996, came originally from Chris Patterson who describes himself as active in the Values...
Dates: 1972 - 1987

Ronald Bailey papers.

Identifier: MSS-Archives-90/2
Scope and Contents

The papers in this collection date from the mid-1960s to the early 1980s and relate primarily to Bailey's work as a member of a number of select committees. Typically files contain, agendas, minutes, draft bills, reports, submissions and other material tabled at committee meetings.

Dates: 1960 - 1981