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Konini School

 Record Group
Identifier: A0263
Dates: Majority of material found within 1959 - 1987

LOVETT, Bailey Ann interviewed by Rebecca Amundsen

 Record Group — Box: 6
Identifier: H0055
Overview This interview was recorded as part of the About Us Voices of Southland collection. In this interview Bailey gives a description of Bluff life and activities e.g. Oyster Festival. She discusses her family’s connection with fishing, her early education and studying to become a Marine Biologist and what this entailed. Bailey describes experiences such as studying shell fish, shark tagging and research on whales, dolphins, sharks and seals.
Dates: 2011

METZGER, Nicholas Graham (Tiny) interviewed by Lloyd Esler

 Record Group — Box: 5
Identifier: H0143
Overview Tiny tells of his education from primary through to night class, where he did a carpentry apprenticeship. This lead to employment building Government houses - commercial buildings - country jobs. He goes on to talk in detail about the Mutton Bird Islands, the requirements needed to participate in the mutton bird season e.g. the processing, storage, making of the kelp storage bags, and the cooking of them. He describes in detail the islands, the management and laws relating to them,...
Dates: 2008

Southland Photograph and Postcard Collection

 Record Group
Identifier: A0492
Dates: 1890 - 1991

St. Matthew's Anglican Church (Bluff)

 Record Group
Identifier: A0563
Dates: 1863 - 1982; Majority of material found within 1863 - 1870; Majority of material found within 1899 - 1982

St Teresa's School (Bluff)

 Record Group
Identifier: A0452
Dates: 1901 - 1974; Majority of material found within 1901 - 1955; c.1974

TOU, Maiatua interviewed by Lisa Essetera Tou

 Record Group — Box: 7
Identifier: H0062
Overview In this interview Maiatua talks of his early life, family, education and Sunday School on Mitiaro in the Cook Islands. He goes onto recall arriving in Auckland, his first impressions and employment and moving to Bluff to work at Ocean Beach and Alliance Freezing works. He talks of his life highlights and the building of a holiday home in Raratonga.
Dates: 2011

WEST, Victor Clyde interviewed by Richard Savory

 Record Group — Box: 40
Identifier: H0382
Dates: 2018