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A Rarotongan—English dictionary

  • AU PMB MS 1338
  • Collection
  • Compiled 1918

A note in the D.S. Marshall’s, Polynesian Journal 1951-1953, (p.183) states that Marshall borrowed the Dictionary from Rev. Murphy in May 1952. (PMB 1335)There is a Ms. note on the title page of the Dictionary as follows:“Note:– This MSS. is the p...

Eastman Rev. George Herbert

A Warwai Ure Iesu Karisito, translation of Gospel stories into the Blanche Bay dialect, and Rev. Walker’s, Reflections on the Work of the Missionary, written on his return from New Britain, PNG.

  • AU PMB MS 1264
  • Collection
  • 1927-1930.

Rev. Francis Trafford Walker and Mrs Emma M. Walker, his wife, travelled from Sydney to Rabaul on the SS Mataro in June 1925 to take up posts in New Britain with the Overseas Mission of the Methodist Church of Australasia. They were stationed at K...

Walker, Rev. Francis Trafford

A brief sketch of the fate of 3000 Indian pows in New Guinea

  • AU PMB MS 1249
  • Collection
  • 1943-1945

Captain Singh, of the Dogra regiment, relates that the Indians "left Singapore on 5 May 1943 in seven parties each consisting of about 600 - three of the parties went to New Britain and the other four came to New Guinea", ie. Wewak.Profe...

Singh, Captain Chint

A prospector's diary, New Guinea 1931-1937

  • AU PMB MS 625
  • Collection
  • 1931 - 1937

O'Neill arrived in New Guinea in 1931 and was engaged in prospecting mainly on the Morobe goldfield.A typescript in diary form based on an original diary and letters concerning his period as a gold prospector.<BR><BR>Ch. 1: To Ed...

O'neill John Davies

A research tribute by the Retired Officers Association of Papua New Guinea

  • AU PMB MS 1180
  • Collection
  • 1957-2000

Captain Brett Hilder was born in Epping, Sydney in 1911, son of watercolourist J J Hilder. In 1928 he joined Burns Philp Ltd as a deck cadet, which took him to the Pacific Islands and Indonesia, then the Dutch East Indies. Ten years later he had...

Hilder, Captain Brett (1911-1981)

A selection of Masters and PhD theses by ex-Malua Theological College students

  • AU PMB MS 1397
  • Collection
  • 1990-2012

Malua Theological College is a training institute for the ministry of the Congregational Christian Church in Samoa (CCCS). It was established in 1844 in a district of Saleimoa west of Apia on the Island of Upolu.The aim of the College is to provid...

Various Universities

Account book and diary

  • AU PMB MS 427
  • Collection
  • 1881 - 1921

This document is written in pencil in a minute hand in a book whose pages measure 7 x 4 1/2The document records trading activities on Norfolk Island from 1881 to 1902 and in the Solomon Islands from 1905 to 1921

Buffett Charles H.

Accounts, manuscripts, correspondence, reports, miscellaneous Letters

  • AU PMB MS 180
  • Collection
  • 1857 - 1920

Please see PMB 161Papers from cabinet APM III ONC comprising:<BR>* Accounts, 1907-19<BR>* Lettres Etrangeres - some letters of 'Labord' and 'Ballande'<BR>* An ms labelled 'Etude sur la Nouvelle-Caledon...

Roman Catholic Church - New Caledonia

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