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Bluff Cemeteries

 Record Group
Identifier: A0048
Dates: Majority of material found within 1961 - 1991

Bluff School

 Record Group
Identifier: A0139
Overview This collection has been partially arranged and described. Please contact Archives staff for additional details of collection content.
Dates: Majority of material found within 1882 - 1989

BOKSER, Beth interviewed by Jenny Campbell

 Record Group — Box: 28
Identifier: H0182
Overview Beth recalls her family history, education and living on a farm at Wairio. Her employment included: aiding at the Nightcaps Maternity Hospital, Nursemaid at Mt. Linton for the McGregor family, and working at the local bakery. She describes wages and cost of items of the time as well as social activities and the meeting of and marrying her husband. She discusses his employment in transport and mining and her concerns for him in his occupation of 40 years in the mines. She goes on to recall...
Dates: 2013

BOND, Ria Iris Daphne interviewed by Rebecca Amundsen

 Record Group — Box: 34
Identifier: H0219
Overview This interview is part of the "Discovering Glengarry’s Community Spirit" project.
Dates: 2014

BOOTH, Vincent Paul interviewed by Jenny Campbell

 Record Group — Box: 3
Identifier: H0001
Overview The interview covers Mr Booth's childhood in Nightcaps, farming at Bowmont Station, and work at the coal mines.
Dates: 2009

BOOTH, Vincent Paul (Tinny) interviewed by Jenny Campbell

 Record Group — Box: 28
Identifier: H0184
Overview In this interview Vincent recalls his life and work in the mines around Nightcaps and Ohai for forty years. He also talks of the retail outlets in Nightcaps and latterly their decline, his interest in rugby, home ownership, marriage and friends.
Dates: 2013

BOYLE Norma interviewed by Jenny Campbell

 Record Group — Box: 4
Identifier: H0034
Overview Norma describes her personal education history at Tuatapere School, Dux of Nightcaps District School, attendances at Southland Girls High and later to training College. She talks of teaching techniques and outlines her teaching career as well as comparing the current education system with past.
Dates: 2007

BRAVEN, Wiliam Edward (Ted) interviewed by Nancy Burnett

 Record Group — Box: 19
Identifier: H0095
Overview Ted grew up at Forest Hill. In this interview he looks at his family history, describes rabbiting, trapping and the processing of the rabbits. He goes onto describe his farming life after taking over the farm after his father’s death in 1942. He was good with machinery which lead him to repairing his neighbours machinery and inventing the Suction Dredge for Gold mining when he became involved in gold mining. He tells of going hunting, tramping and climbing; of his involvement with rifle...
Dates: 2011 - 2012

BREAYLEY, Jeanette Marjorie interviewed by Janice Templeton

 Record Group — Box: 33
Identifier: H0261
Overview In this interview Jeanette tells of her nurses training and career. She became the Principal Nurse at Riverton Hospital in 1977 and remained in this position until 1997. She explains some of the initiatives she introduced which included: patients dressing during the day, visits from the local Playcentre, a cat and dog, making better use of staff resources through changes to shifts. She goes on to tell of efforts to stop the closing at various times. Jeanette had a 39 year career in nursing.
Dates: 2016

BROUGHTON, Robyn Denise interviewed by Jenny Campbell

 Record Group — Box: 5
Identifier: H0080
Overview This interview was recorded as part of the About Us Voices of Southland collection. In this interview Robyn talks of her early life and her family’s interest in sports, and her studies taking her to Otago University where she met her husband. This brought Robyn to Invercargill and she tells of her involvement in netball both as a player and a coach and contributions she has made to both aspects.
Dates: 2011

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Invercargill City Libraries and Archives 626
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School records 324
Southland (N.Z.) 312
Invercargill (N.Z.) 126
Eastern Southland (N.Z.) 121
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Western Southland (N.Z.) 91
World War, 1939-1945 63
Central Southland (N.Z.) 49
Church records and registers 42
Northern Southland (N.Z.) 41
Riverton (N.Z.) 40
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Sports -- Clubs 30
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Societies and clubs 27
Friendly societies 22
Oral history - Discovering Glengarry's Community Spirit Project, 2014 20
Women -- Societies and clubs 20
Otautau (N.Z.) 19
Stewart Island/Rakiura (N.Z.) 19
Bluff (N.Z.) 17
Oral History - Awarua Communications Museum Collection 16
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Gore (N.Z.) 15
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Nursing 15
Oral History - 1984 Southland Flood 15
Sheep Farming 15
Nightcaps (N.Z.) 14
Gorge Road (N.Z.) 13
Oral History - Women's Suffrage Project (Celebrating 125 years) 13
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Winton (N.Z.) 12
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Netball 5
Oral History - Wendon Valley Research Project 5
Rugby Union football 5
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World War, 1914-1918 5
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Amundsen, Rebecca 65
Templeton, Janice 37
Church of England 34
Burnett, Nancy 32
Campbell, Jenny 32
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Craig, Seona 10
Duston, Gordon Thomas 10
Savory, Richard 10
Esler, Lloyd 9
McDonald, Avis Jennifer 9
Wadds, Lee 9
Macfie, Cathy 6
Thomas, Judith 6
Craske, Jane 5
Dawson, Ailsa 5
Grove, Lynne 5
Henderson, Virginia 5
Lietze, Joy 5
Poplur, Gill 5
Wicks, Chrissy 5
Cairns, Beth 4
Presbyterian Church 4
Wilks, Maree 4
McCallum, Warrick Linn 3
McCracken, Anne 3
Miller, Elizabeth Carolyn (Liz) 3
Ruddenklau, Edith 3
Ayson, Peter Leicester 2
Bailey, Mae Florence 2
Baxter, Sylvia Muriel Mathilde 2
Booth, Vincent Paul 2
Chisholm, Robert John 2
Federated Farmers of New Zealand. Women's Division 2
Fordyce, Shona 2
Goldup, Renee 2
Invercargill (N.Z.). City Council 2
McCallum, Merren 2
McDougall, Margaret 2
McKenzie, Ann 2
Pritchard, William John (Jack) 2
Redhead, Valmai 2
Royal New Zealand Returned and Services' Association. RSA 2
Tou, Lisa Essetera 2
Adams, Fiona Melissa 1
Allan, Margaret 1
Allan, Robert Bruce (Carter) 1
Allison, Thomas 1
Anderson-Horrell, Ruth 1
Arnett, Jane Mere 1
Aronsen, Gwenith Dawn (Gwen) 1
Ashwell, Harold Francis 1
Ashwell, Reginald George 1
Aurik, Johanna (Hanny) 1
Austin, William Rex 1
Ayson, Peter Douglas Giffen 1
Bailey, Maureen Dorothy 1
Balan, Virgina Elena (Gina) 1
Ballantyne, Colin Stewart 1
Batt, Dorothy Joan (Joan) 1
Batt, Harold Ernest Norman (Ernie) 1
Beaton, Sumaria Maureen 1
Beck, Russell Joseph 1
Bickley, Frank Ivan 1
Black, Robert Theodore (Bob) 1
Bokser, Beth 1
Bond, Ria Iris Daphne 1
Boyle, Norma 1
Braven, William Edward (Ted) 1
Breayley, Jeanette Marjorie 1
Broughton, Robyn Denise 1
Broughton, Virginia 1
Brown, David Morton 1
Brown, Irene Agnes 1
Bryan, Maryellen 1
Buckingham, Ian Robert (Buck) 1
Buckingham, Kenneth James 1
Buckingham, Rhys Phillip 1
Burgess, Ngaire Rita 1
Burke, Alma Mary 1
Cardno, Frana Grace 1
Carmichael, Joyce 1
Cathcart, Mary Jane 1
Catto, Leslie John (Jack) 1
Chartres, Susan Lynley 1
Checketts, Robert Neville 1
Cherington, Mata 1
Cheyne, Tracey Lee 1
Chisholm, Adam Park 1
Christiansen, Pat 1
Clark, Rebecca Jane 1
Clarke, Shirley Jane 1
Coghlan, Beverley 1
Coghlan, Gerald 1
Colhoun, William (Bill) 1
Collinson, Mary Ellen (Nellie) 1
Conradson, Patricia 1
Copeland, Margaret 1
Costigan, Leslie James (Les) 1
Cotter, Paul John 1
Cowie, Andrew Findlay 1
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