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Balfour (N.Z.)

 Subject
Subject Source: Local sources

Found in 9 Collections and/or Records:

Admission, Progress, and Withdrawal Register [Photocopy], 1886 - 1925

 Item
Identifier: S27750001
Scope and Contents From the Series: Admission, Progress, and Withdrawal Registers generally record a students' name, date of admission, name and address of parent or guardian, standards passed each year, and date of departure. Previous school and destination upon leaving may also be recorded.

Contains APWs for consolidating schools - Sandstone West, Glenure, Longridge North, and Ardlussa.
Dates: Majority of material found within 1886 - 1925

Admission, Progress, and Withdrawal Register [Photocopy], 1918 - 1963

 Item
Identifier: S27750002
Scope and Contents From the Series: Admission, Progress, and Withdrawal Registers generally record a students' name, date of admission, name and address of parent or guardian, standards passed each year, and date of departure. Previous school and destination upon leaving may also be recorded.

Contains APWs for consolidating schools - Sandstone West, Glenure, Longridge North, and Ardlussa.
Dates: Majority of material found within 1918 - 1963

Admission, Progress, and Withdrawal Register [Photocopy], 1963 - 1976

 Item
Identifier: S27750003
Scope and Contents From the Series: Admission, Progress, and Withdrawal Registers generally record a students' name, date of admission, name and address of parent or guardian, standards passed each year, and date of departure. Previous school and destination upon leaving may also be recorded.

Contains APWs for consolidating schools - Sandstone West, Glenure, Longridge North, and Ardlussa.
Dates: Majority of material found within 1963 - 1976

Admission, Progress and Withdrawal Registers , 1886 - 1976

 Series
Identifier: S2775
Scope and Contents Admission, Progress, and Withdrawal Registers generally record a students' name, date of admission, name and address of parent or guardian, standards passed each year, and date of departure. Previous school and destination upon leaving may also be recorded.

Contains APWs for consolidating schools - Sandstone West, Glenure, Longridge North, and Ardlussa.
Dates: Majority of material found within 1886 - 1976

Annual Classification Returns [Annual Examination Reports], 1887 - 1954

 Series
Identifier: S0033
Scope and Contents Annual Classification Returns, or Annual Examination Reports, record the details of individual classes. Student’s names, ages and their grades are listed as well as the teacher’s name. Sometimes there might be comments by the teacher or inspector.
Dates: Majority of material found within 1887 - 1954

Balfour School

 Record Group
Identifier: A0133
Overview Collection contains original Annual Classification Returns for 1887 to 1954, as well as photocopies of Admission, Progress, and Withdrawal Registers for 1886 to 1976. Included is photocopies of Admission, Progress, and Withdrawal Registers for Sandstone West, Glenure, Longridge North and Ardlussa Schools, all of which consolidated with Balfour. For further records from these schools, please see their individual collections.
Dates: Majority of material found within 1887 - 1976

GRANT, Jeffrey James (Jeff) interviewed by Valmai Redhead

 Record Group — Box 9
Identifier: H0064
Overview This interview was recorded as part of the About Us Voices of Southland collection. This interview looks at the Grant family first settling in Balfour in 1876, the opening of a store and purchase of farm land. He looks at his own connection with the farm: growing up there, the diversity of farming practices, and effects of climate. In the 1980s he became interested in politics being elected to parliament in 1987 and serving 2 terms. He talks of his life after this, his involvement on various...
Dates: 2011

SAYER, Dorothy Myrle interviewed by Avis McDonald

 Record Group — Box 21
Identifier: H0063
Overview Myrle talks of her family background, life, religion, education and growing up in Balfour where her family were the local bakers. She goes onto to tell of her employment history - at the local Grocer’s shop, looking after children for the Farry family in Gore and joining the Air Force at the outbreak of World War 2. After the war she talks of her marriage and family.
Dates: 2011

St Albans Church Balfour

 Record Group — Box 1: Series S2447; Series S2448
Identifier: A0597