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Overview Processing Note: This collection is awaiting arrangement and description. Please contact Archives staff for further details of collection content.Contains 204 black and white and colour postcards from around Invercargill and Southland. Includes Estuary, Botanic Gardens, Tay, Dee and Esk Streets, Cathedral, Hospitals, Post Office, Oreti Beach, Town Hall, views from Water Tower, Thomson's Bush, Makarewa Bush, St Paul's Church, First Church, St John's Church,...
Dates: Majority of material found within c.1910 - 2000
Record Group — Box: 16
Overview In this interview Ruth Mathieson talks about her father Vic Stevens. Vic was the 13th of 14 children and was born in 1905. He attended Wild Bush, Riverton and Oraki Schools. When he left school he went to work on the family farm in Longwood and then he was employed by Parkinsons, an electrical installation company, in Invercargill. He worked with a gang getting houses "hooked up to the electric". Vic then mobved to the West Coast and played rugby for the Star Rugby Club and he met and married...
Found in: Southland Oral History Project
Dates: Majority of material found within 1923 - 1930
Dates: Majority of material found within 1884 - 1969
Dates: 1908 - 1984; Majority of material found within 1908 - 1928; Majority of material found within 1970 - 1984
Dates: Majority of material found within 1882 - 1883
Dates: Majority of material found within 1913 - 1954
Scope and Contents The marriage registers include marriages for St Faith's Church (Orepuki), St Leonard's Church (Thornbury), St George's Church (Tuatapere), and Holy Trinity Church (Winton), from around the 1890s to 1930s. There are also a number of marriages in private residences.
Dates: Majority of material found within 1860 - 1935