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Sampson, Charles William (Sam)



  • Existence: 1943 - 2008

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SAMPSON, Charles William (Sam) interviewed by Lee Wadds

 Record Group — Box: 18
Identifier: H0152
Overview Sam moved to Stewart Island with his wife Linda. There is mention of Sam and ‘Billy the Bus’ on the Island. Predominantly Sam tells/describes his involvement in journalism e.g. started Stewart Island News in 1986-87. He talks of the plans for the first copy and explains the interest and involvement of others e.g. Allison Broad, Margaret Hopkins, and Mike Te Au; as well as the collecting and collating of articles and various topics covered e.g. transfer of Kakapo, Power and Sewage Scheme and the...
Dates: 2006