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Diaries

  • AU PMB MS 1067
  • Collection
  • 1897-1898

Born in 1839 near Birmingham, England, Banks spent some years in the United States where he fought in the Civil War and was also an employee of Wells Fargo, whose employment he left while under a charge of embezzlement. He settled in the Cook Isl...

Banks, Charles W.

Miscellaneous manuscripts

  • AU PMB MS 1066
  • Collection
  • 1847-1977

Please see entry for PMB 10651. Maori Culture, Rakahanga Island (MS 29). Records of surviving linguistic usages collected in 1956. Given by Apolo Lameka, written by David Alepha, translated by Nooroa Kairenga. (6pp, typescript)<BR>2. Vari...

Cook Islands Library and Museum Society

Miscellaneous manuscripts

  • AU PMB MS 1065
  • Collection
  • 1933 - 1970

Independent Society established in 1963 with initial New Zealand Government support.1. Shipping Notes compiled by W.G. Coppell, 1962-67, nos. 1-149 (MS 72).<BR>Typescript research notes consisting of extracts from various primary and seconda...

Cook Islands Library and Museum Society

Photographs from Tongareva (Penrhyn) Cook Islands

  • AU PMB PHOTO 78
  • Collection
  • 1942-1947

These photographs were taken by Charles S. Powell, an American doctor sent to Tongareva (Penrhyn) around 1942, which is the setting for all the images. After construction of the airstrip was completed shortly thereafter, the U.S. Army left roughl...

Powell, Charles

Slides and photographs of election campaigns during 1966 election in Fiji

  • AU PMB PHOTO 103
  • Collection
  • 1966

This collection of slides and photographs was taken by Robert Norton on his first research trip to Fiji, which took place during the 1966 Legislative Council elections campaigning.The general Legislative Council elections were held in late 1966, j...

Norton, Robert (1944- )

Administrative records

  • AU PMB MS 1278
  • Collection
  • 1851-1973

These documents originallyformed part of the archives of the Samoan District Committee and later Samoan District Council of the London Missionary Society, and were formerly held at Malua, Western Samoa. The Samoan District Committee was replaced ...

London Missionary Society, Samoan District

Journal des Missions Evangeliques Societe des Missions Evangeliques, 1826 -

  • AU PMB DOC 101
  • Collection
  • 1826

The Societe des Missions Evangeliques, a French Protestant body founded in 1826, took charge between 1863 and the 1880s of Protestant missions and schools established by the London Missionary Society in the Society Islands and the Austral Islands....

Journal des Missions Evangeliques

Correspondence re the British Solomon Islands Protectorate

  • AU PMB MS 1021
  • Collection
  • 1909 - 1928

Woodford, the first Resident Commissioner of the British Solomon Islands Protectorate, established its postal services and designed the first postage stamp used there.The correspondence includes a 4-page history of the philatelic services of the P...

Woodford, Charles Morris

Fiji photographs

  • AU PMB PHOTO 70
  • Collection
  • 2009

This collection of 54 photographs records a visit to Fiji in August 2009 by Bill Gammage. The visit was to see friends and look around. The photos were taken in Suva and around Viti Levu. PMBPhoto_101 complements these photos.Subjects include S...

Gammage, Bill

National news bulletins

  • AU PMB MS 1414
  • Collection
  • 1980-1998

This collection is composed of news reports (which are called bulletins) that were written every day for the 6:30 evening news show. Each box contains approximately 10 to 11 folders that represent the month of the year. They are filed in chronolog...

Solomon Islands Broadcasting Corporation

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