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Gore (N.Z.)

Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings

Found in 18 Collections and/or Records:

CATTO, Leslie John (Jack) interviewed by Margaret McDougall

 Record Group — Box 1
Identifier: H0093
Overview In this interview Jack tells of his family, growing up on the farm i.e. the home, going to school, food chores etc. He goes on to talk of his marriage and children; and describes the war years and its effect on his family i.e. death of his brother. Jack also talks about the history of their farm e.g. 3 generations, accidents and type of farming.
Dates: 2012

CULLEN, Heather Jean interviewed by Kelly Haydon

 Record Group — Box 17
Identifier: H0087
Overview In this interview Heather tells of her family and education at: Morton Mains School, Mataura Primary School and Gore High School as well as her tertiary education at Dunedin Training College and subjects at University. Heather recalls her reasons for becoming a teacher and her teaching career. She goes on to talk about her marriage to Peter, the building of their home, the neighbours, neighbourhood and the history behind the naming of their street (North Terrace.) In retirement she and Peter...
Dates: 2011

East Gore School

 Record Group
Identifier: A0191
Dates: Majority of material found within 1893 - 1970

FARRY, Gabriel Anthony interviewed by Valmai Redhead

 Record Group — Box 9
Identifier: H0045
Overview In this interview Gabriel gives a description of his family history, his home life, education and family business in Gore. He joined the Gore Lions on its opening day and was a member for almost 50 years. He gives a detailed account of the many and varied projects Lions have been part of e.g. St James Theatre Trust, John Money Wing, James Cumming wing etc.
Dates: 2011

Gordon School [now East Gore School]

 Record Group
Identifier: A0224
Dates: Majority of material found within 1886 - 1907

Gore School

 Record Group
Identifier: A0225
Dates: Majority of material found within 1882 - 1978

JOHNSTON, Hazel Winifred interviewed by Stephanie Herring

 Record Group — Box 10
Identifier: H0048
Overview Hazel talks about the formation and early activities of Gore Historical Society, the acquisition of museum artifacts, the formation of Hokonui Pioneer Park, and the major role played by Win Hamilton and Norman Hamilton. She also talks about early life during the Second World War, her school days, the loss of her mother at an early age and its impact on her life, her father’s work in the electricity industry, and her employment as an office girl at solicitors Smith & Dolamore.
Dates: 2011