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COLLINSON, Mary Ellen (Nellie) interviewed by Edith Ruddenklau

 Record Group — Box: 24
Identifier: H0377
Overview Nellie was 95 at the time of this interview. She talks about her parents coming to New Zealand from the UK and arriving in Bluff. Her father was involved in the building part of the hospital in Invercargill when it was sited in Dee Street, the Mataura freezing works and the Royal Mail Hotel in Lumsden. Her mother, Grace Wilson, was very good at needlework. Nellie talks about her school days and games played as a child. On leaving school, Nellie went to work for H&J Smiths. She then nursed...
Dates: 1993

ERSKINE Russell John interviewed by Cathy Macfie

 Record Group — Box: 9
Identifier: H0038
Overview Russell talks of his family history and settling at Otatara which was very isolated. He describes methods used in rabbiting; his passion for construction and the uses of the Oreti River i.e. gravel haulage.
Dates: 2006

FERGUSON, Wendy Patricia Evelyn by Cathy Macfie

 Record Group — Box: 41
Identifier: H0419
Overview This interview covers Wendy's family's history in Otatara and her upbringing on a farm. Wendy talks about her husband and his accidental death in a car crash. She also talks about the Otatara community throughout her life.
Dates: 2020

GERKEN, Muriel Anne interviewed by

 Record Group — Box: 43
Identifier: H0440
Dates: 2021

McFARLANE, Nola Patricia interview by Cathy Macfie

 Record Group — Box: 42
Identifier: H0428
Dates: 2020

McKENZIE, Margaret Jean interviewed by Kerry Murray

 Record Group — Box: 29
Identifier: H0217
Dates: 2014

Otatara Bush School

 Record Group
Identifier: A0366
Dates: Majority of material found within 1878 - 1924

Otatara Flower Show

 Record Group
Identifier: A0092
Dates: Majority of material found within 1956 - 1996

Otatara Lioness Club

 Record Group
Identifier: A0554
Dates: Majority of material found within 1982 - 1992

Otatara School

 Record Group
Identifier: A0264
Dates: Majority of material found within 1895 - 2004