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Overview This collection contains records from the Anglican All Saints Church in Lumsden. There is a register for baptisms covering 1890 to 1955, as well as minute books for 1891 to 1967.
Dates: Majority of material found within 1890 - 1967
Record Group — Box: 4
Overview This interview covers David’s family history, his involvement in the Army in the pacific and his shift to Lumsden in 1946 where he went into partnership in the grocery store with Ray Pickering. Later this became Brown Brothers and traded for 40 years. There is a description of how this business operated and the addition of the rural mail to it. David describes his interests which include: his rugby career, driver for St John’s Ambulance, RSA, Senior Citizens, and Lions.
Record Group — Box: 37
Overview Note that, as well as the oral history, there is a recording of Ian's memorial service included on the CD. Due to Ian's sudden death, the interviewer was unable to complete the oral history so the eulogies have been included to give some more information on his life.
Record Group — Box: 41
Dates: 2017 - 2018
Record Group — Box: 9
Overview Thelma describes her early life and catching the Kinston Flyer to Balfour School from Lintley near Lumsden. She was man powered onto the family farm during WW2 and discusses these years and the depression years. Thelma talks of her: marriage, purchase of land near Balfour, family, involvement in country activities and interests in golf and gardening.
Overview Processing Note: This collection is awaiting arrangement and description. Please contact Archives staff for details of collection content.
Dates: Majority of material found within c.1910 - 1917
Dates: Majority of material found within 1925 - 1967
Dates: Majority of material found within 1879 - 1954
Record Group — Box: 1
Overview In this interview Helen talks of her family history, life and education in Australia and her family’s love of music and her passion for ballet. She also looks at her sibling’s careers and marriages and her own career in physiotherapy. She then talks of her own marriage, children, life on the farm, farming practice and crops grown e.g. Fescue seed, Cockswood Grass, Red Clover and the planting of a forestry block. Helen also looks at her husband John’s family history and her social life centred...
Dates: Majority of material found within 1871 - 1911
- Subject: Lumsden (N.Z.) X
- Southland Oral History Project 7
- Invercargill City Libraries and Archives 5
- Northern Southland (N.Z.) 7
- Oral history 7
- Farm life 3
- Southland (N.Z.) 3
- Five Rivers (N.Z.) 2
- Voluntarism 2
- Bluff (N.Z.) 1
- Catlins District (N.Z.) 1
- Church records and registers 1
- Fiordland (N.Z.) 1
- Forests and forestry 1
- Friendly societies 1
- Music 1
- Photographs 1
- Queenstown (N.Z.) 1
- School records 1
- Sheep Farming 1
- Stewart Island/Rakiura (N.Z.) 1
- Tapanui (N.Z.) 1
- Women -- Societies and clubs 1
- World War, 1939-1945 1 ∧ less
- Campbell, Jenny 3
- Dawson, Ailsa 3
- Brown, David Morton 1
- Buckingham, Ian Robert (Buck) 1
- Charleson, Noeleen Amy 1