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Grant Postcard Collection

 Record Group
Identifier: A0637
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

MATHIESON, Ruth interviewed by Carolyn Deverson

 Record Group — Box: 16
Identifier: H0304
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...
Dates: 2006

Riverton Convent School

 Record Group
Identifier: A0391
Dates: Majority of material found within 1923 - 1930

Riverton District High School [Composite]

 Record Group
Identifier: A0306
Dates: Majority of material found within 1884 - 1969

Riverton Primary School

 Record Group
Identifier: A0394
Dates: 1908 - 1984; Majority of material found within 1908 - 1928; Majority of material found within 1970 - 1984

Riverton Public School

 Record Group
Identifier: A0395
Dates: Majority of material found within 1882 - 1883

St Columba's Riverton School

 Record Group
Identifier: A0442
Dates: Majority of material found within 1913 - 1954

St Mary's Anglican Church (Riverton)

 Record Group
Identifier: A0568
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