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Marriage register, Niuafo'ou

  • AU PMB MS 989
  • Collection
  • 1885 - 1924

Niuafo'ou is one of the northern outliers of Tonga. In 1946, a volcanic eruption on the island prompted the Tonga Government to evacuate the entire population to Tongatapu. In 1949, about half were settled on neighbouring 'Eua. In 195...

Free Wesleyan Church of Tonga

Authentic history of the Mutineers of the Bounty

  • AU PMB MS 99
  • Collection
  • 1820 - 1821

Samuel Greatheed (d.1823) was one of the founders of the London Missionary Society.This work, written under the pen-name Nausistratus, was published as a series of articles in the <I>Sailor's Magazine and Naval Miscellany</I>, Lon...

Greatheed Samuel

Baptismal registers, Vava'u

  • AU PMB MS 990
  • Collection
  • 1885 - 1951

The registers are numbered F211 - F212.

Free Wesleyan Church of Tonga

Baptismal registers, Ha'apai

  • AU PMB MS 991
  • Collection
  • 1830 - 1929

The registers are in several numbered volumes as follows:<BR>F213 - 1830-33, 1848-72<BR>F214 - 1872-79<BR>F215 - 1880-84<BR>F216 - 1886 - 1913<BR>F217 - 1924-29

Free Wesleyan Church of Tonga

Baptismal registers, Tongatapu

  • AU PMB MS 992
  • Collection
  • 1838 - 1980

The registers are in several volumes as follows:<BR>Reel 1:<BR>F218 - 1838-46<BR>F219 - 1840-83<BR>F220 - 1872-89<BR>F221 - 1880-84<BR>Reel 2:<BR>F222 - 1874-78<BR>F223 - 1879-83<BR>F224 - 1883...

Free Wesleyan Church of Tonga

Tongan field journal

  • AU PMB MS 994
  • Collection

Beaglehole (1906-1965) was a noted New Zealand ethnopsychologist - see the <I>Journal of the Polynesian Society</I>, vol. 75 (1966): 109-119. See also Ernest and Pearl Beaglehole, <I>Pangai: Village in Tonga, Polynesian Society ...

Beaglehole Ernest

Fiji diary

  • AU PMB MS 995
  • Collection
  • 1883-1886

Peter Parfitt was born in England, the son of Captain William Parfitt, a commander of the P & O Company. In January 1865, at the age of seventeen, he joined the Bank of New Zealand in London. In 1867, he was posted to the Auckland office of ...

Parfitt Peter

Dissertation sur une deuxieme mission aux Iles Salomon

  • AU PMB MS 996
  • Collection
  • 1893

Verguet went to the Solomon Islands as a Marist missionary in December 1845 and remained there until early 1847. He was the author of two works on the Solomons, Histoire de la premiere mission catholique au vicariat de Melanesie (1st edn, Brussel...

Verguet Abbe Leopold

Papers re mining and aviation in New Guinea

  • AU PMB MS 997
  • Collection
  • 1926 - 1947

Wells, based in Adelaide, was chairman of Guinea Gold NL and Guinea Airways Ltd., which played major roles in the development of gold mining in New Guinea before World War II. See R.W. Robson, 'The Romance of Bulolo', <I>Pacific I...

Wells Charles Valentine T.

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