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Accountancy in Queenstown

Article by Cliff Broad – a brief personal history of accountancy in Queenstown.

2002

68

21

Adamson Irene

From Meetings to Mountains by Irene Adamson. Reviewed by Elizabeth Clarkson.

2002

69

24

Adamson, Irene

A 'Remarkable' Little Chain of Mountains. A brief history of the Remarkables

1996

57

23

Adamson, Irene

Review of her 'The Heart of the Queenstown Lakes District' review by Elizabeth Clarkson

2008

80

21

Adamson, Irene

Article: Queenstown and District Historical Society History

2005

74

8

Adamson, Irene

A History of Fairlight Station written in February 1993

1997

59

14

Ah Gum

Cemetery Walk - A walk around some of the more notable graves in Queenstown Cemetery

2004

72

8

Aitken Family

Paradise: in article on restoration of Paradise House, by Bill Dolan

2010

84

13

Alterio, Maxine

Review of Ribbons of Lace by Maxine Alterio

2008

78

20

Ambulance-Bullendale

Detailed account of the Skippers-Frankton Hospital Ambulance by Owen Genty-Nott

1991

47

12

Ambulance-Skippers

A brief article about the first 4 wheeled vehicle (the ambulance) to use the Skippers tracks

1983

29

19

Ambulance-Skippers

Adjunct to previous article (issue29, pge19) about the skippers ambulance

1984

32

2

Ambulance-Skippers

Fred Evans (manager Phoenix Mine) describes taking the ambulance to Fisher's Store

1984

33

20

And Some Found Graves

Book Review: Skippers' Link With Remote Grave Found in Western Australia Desert

1994

53

6

Anderson, Mary Ann

From the 'Living History of Arrowtown Pioneering Personalities' historic walk in February 2000, actor - Victoria Gray

2000

64

25

Anderson, Robert

Cemetery Walk - A walk around some of the more notable graves in Queenstown Cemetery

2004

72

26

Anderson, William

Obituary for Dr. Anderson. First president of Historical Society & Mayor for 15yrs

1978

21

1

Andrew, Ben

Arrowtown - The reasons for settling and the effects.' This essay won the W.G Rees Memorial Prize 1998.

1999

63

22

Antrim Arms Hotel

History of the Antrim Arms Hotel which stood on the Queenstown-Frankton rd. Essay by Judith Anderson,(QDHS pupil) June 1965,

1967

2

3

Antrim Farm, Frankton

Article: Farming at Frankton over 140 Years: Arranmore by Marion Borrell

2011

86

7

Arawata Bill

Short story re a meeting with 'Arawata Bill' on Mount Earnslaw.

1980

24

3

Arawata Bill

Book Review: History of Bill O'Leary by Dunedin journalist Ian Dougherty

1996

56

26

Arawata Bill

aka 'Mr O'Leary'. A tit-bit from Gladys Reid.

1976

17

16

Arbour Day

An account of  Arbour Day -16th August 1900

1974

14

4

Arcadia

History of Joseph Cyprian Fenn &the building of Arcadia (Diamond Lake)

1995

55

12

Arcadia

Details from a search of titles for 'Arcadia' (J.C.Fenn)

1982

28

4

Archaeology

Maori – Archaeology & Prehistory of the Upper Wakatipu region by Neville Ritchie

1980

25

13

Archaeology

Upper Wakatipu-Archaeology & Prehistory of the Upper Wakatipu region by Neville Ritchie

1980

25

13

Archaeology

Chinese – Research on 19th Century chinese settlement in the Cromwell area

1983

29

2

Archaeology

Upper Wakatipu - Continuation of Article in Issue 25 – Archaeology & Prehistory of the Upper Wakatipu region by Neville Ritchie

1981

26

4

Archaeology

Bob's Cove – Twelve Mile Creek Archaeological & Historic Sites Survey by Neville Ritchie

1982

30

6

Archaeology

Twelve Mile – Bob's Cove – Archaeological & Historic Sites Survey by Neville Ritchie

1982

30

6

Archer, George

Lake Shipping & Daniel McBride. G.Archer & J.Williams responsible for the 2nd cargo & passenger vessel on the lake - the Jane Williams, later named the Ben Lomond

2001

67

11

Architecture in Wakatipu

Article on Burwell. Buildings: Eichardt's, Qtn Town Hall, Pritchard's Store, Thurlby Domain, St John's Atown, St Patrick's Atown, BNZ Qtown, Qtn Library and Courthouse, Mountaineer Hotel, Lake County Council Blg, Mt Earnslaw Hotel, Powells Eureka House, Foresters Lodge

2015

94

4

Arranmore Farm

The Brunswick Flour Mill - Addendum as related by Mrs Mary Hansen, Arranmore

2006

76

8

Arranmore Farm, Frankton

Article: Memories of Arranmore 1950-1974 by Mary Hansen

2011

86

11

Arranmore Farm, Frankton

Article: Farming at Frankton over 140 Years: Arranmore by Marion Borrell

2011

86

7

Arrow

Glimpse into life of Jim Thompson. Taken from an article written in 1959 by Mary McCurdy

1982

28

11

Arrow

Gold in Them Thar Hills by Rex Austin. Story of William Fox who discovered Gold in the Arrow(1862)

1998

60

24

Arrow

Arson on the Arrow. John Christie charged with arson for setting fire to building at Soho Creek.

1984

32

8

Arrow

Mining report 1886 – Identifies the date of Scoles' Tunnel on the Arrow

1985

34

19

Arrow Gorge

Article: Coopers Terrace Settlement Rediscovered in Arrow Gorge by Jan Morrison

2010

83

5

Arrow junction

Mining of Whitechapel Road: a strip of land extending from East bank of the Arrow River to base of Crown Terrace.  Article by Winston Craddock

1972

8

8

Arrowtown

Talk: New Orleans Hotel, Arrowtown 1901 by Marion Borrell at 2012 calendar launch

2012

87

10

Arrowtown

Democracy in a mining community. A stormy public meeting at Arrowtown on September 22 1873, led to the proclomation of the Borough of Arrowtown. Article by Neil Clayton.

1975

15

14

Arrowtown

Stones Directory 1937:  Arrowtown, Arthurs Point, Glenorchy

2005

74

22

Arrowtown

Talk: Buckingham St in 1905 by Malcolm Boote at launch of 2012 calendar

2012

87

8

Arrowtown

The Snow Storm of 1939 by John Newman of Arrowtown

1995

54

20

Arrowtown

1874 Directory

1990

44

17

Arrowtown

Hospital; history of the Frankton & Arrowtown Hospitals

1988

40

2

Arrowtown

Extract from 1874 Directory for Arrowtown

1990

44

18

Arrowtown

Banking. History of BNZ  & Colonial Bank of NZ in Queenstown & Arrowtown. Includes reminiscences of G.M Ross from The N.Z Banker 1929

1983

31

14

Arrowtown

Water and Wood - Jack Reid Remembers Arrowtown

2009

81

20

Arrowtown

Arrowtown - The reasons for settling and the effects.' An essay by Ben Andrew which won the W.G Rees Memorial Prize 1998.

1999

63

22

Arrowtown

Mrs Nellie Johnstone describes life as a widow in Arrowtown in the early 1900's

1981

27

7

Arrowtown

Jim Childerstone writes of his families (Grandpa William B.O. Ferguson) link to the doctors house near Arrowtown where rumours of supernatural happenings have been reported over the years.

2001

67

21

Arrowtown

Entertainment: Reminiscences of J.B. Thomson Senr of the Golden Era of Song in Arrowtown.

1974

12

14

Arrowtown

Excavation of small Chinese mining settlement & store at Arrowtown, Central Otago. Very detailed article by Neville Ritchie, Archaeologist N.Z.H.P.T Cromwell

1985

34

7

Arrowtown

Mining of Whitechapel Road, Arrow Junction. Article by Winston Craddock

1972

8

8

Arrowtown

Arrowtown Remembered. Notes for a talk to QHS by Jack Reid, former Arrowtown Mayor and descendant of pioneer local family

2006

77

6

Arrowtown Borough Council

Taylor Reed article 'Recollections of an Arrowtown Councillor'

2015

94

8

Arrowtown Buckingham St

Robert Pritchard's Store. Calendar talk by Gavin Jack

2015

93

10

Arrowtown Buckingham St, 1902

Celebration of end of Boer War, by Denise Heckler - calendar talk

2013

90

31

Arrowtown Cemetery

Article: Charles Eckhardt, Arrowtown miner, barber and tobacconist - and his headstone by Marion Borrell and Roger Grant

2016

96

25

Arrowtown cottages

Six cottages - information from current owners prepared for Society excursion

2008

79

4

Arrowtown early plans

Masters of all they surveyed by Rita Teele and Anne Maguire - Charles Shanks, Richard Millett, John Connell

2016

95

3

Arrowtown in 1930s

Arrowtown Remembered from the 1930s, by Jack Reid reprinted from Issue 77, 2006

2017

97

27

Arrowtown Masonic Lodge

Arrowtown's Masonic Lodge Restored

2009

81

18

Arrowtown RSA

History of Arrowtown RSA by Rupert Iles

2009

81

8

Arrowtown School

First schools in the Wakatipu established in a rush. By Danny Knudson.

2006

77

14

Arrowtown School history

Arrowtown School, Anglesea St, by Shona Blair - calendar talk

2014

91

25

Arrowtown Trees

The Missing Tree on Buckingham St, by Rita L Teele et al

2017

97

19

Arrowtown Wildflowers

Arrowtown Wildflowers book by Rita and Ben Teele and Rebecca Lawrence

2009

81

11

Arson

An account (by Alan De La Mare) of Philip Waldmann & his botched arson in 1882 which burnt down a substantial block of the business area.

1998

61

24

Arson

Arson on the Arrow. John Christie charged with arson for setting fire to building at the junction of Soho & Billy creeks.

1984

32

8

Arthur's Point

Stones Directory 1937:  Arrowtown, Arthurs Point, Glenorchy

2005

74

22

Arthur, Thomas

A light hearted account of a shearer who found gold at Blow-ho Gully (Arthurs Point) while shearing for Rees. Article by Eddie Newman.

1999

62

20

Aspinall

Aspinalls Claim-Skippers. In 1884 it was reported that Aspinalls claim had returned 14lbs of gold. (see page 19, May 1983 Courier)

1984

32

3

Aspinall, John

Detailed family history contributed by Ruth Horn, a granddaughter of John Aspinall.

1982

33

11

Aspinall, John

The Aspinall hydraulic claim at the junction of Skippers Creek & the shotover river was taken up by John Aspinall in 1867. One of the early patients to use the Skippers Ambulance.  Patented a grating ripple for gold saving.

1983

29

19

Aspinall, John

Skippers link with remote grave found in Western Australian desert. Article by Brian Hill based on the book And Some Found Graves. The Goldfields Diary of John Aspinall.

1994

53

6

Athol district

Donald Hay - Unheralded Hero: detailed article by Danny Knudson

2009

82

10

Auburn, Stephen S

Copy of Register of Marriage by officiating Minister 1934. Marriage of Stephen Samuel Aburn to Eliza Davies.

1974

14

8

Austin, Rex

Annual Report for Quenstown & Districts Historical Society November 1998

1998

61

4

Austin, Rex

Article: The Olive; A Taste of History. A brief history of the olive tree.

1997

58

20

Austin, Rex

Article: A history of Charles Eichardt 1850 -1919.

1994

53

13

Austin, Rex

Annual Report for Quenstown & Districts Historical Society 1997

1997

59

2

Austin, Rex

Article: Gold in Them Thar Hills. A story of William Fox who discovered gold in the Arrow in 1862

1998

60

24

Austin, Rex

Annual Report for Quenstown & Districts Historical Society 1994-1995

1995

55

2

Austin, Rex

Annual Report for Quenstown & Districts Historical Society 1995-1996

1996

57

2

Austin, Rex

Article: The Round Hill Gold Mining. A history of the mine which is situated near Colac Bay on the South Coast. By Rex Austin

1996

56

20

Austin, Rex

Photograph: Rex and fellow members at presentation of Q.D.H.S. life membership

2006

76

24

Austin, Rex

Article: Early Medical Practiotioners of Riverton. The oldest established settlement in either Otago or Southland

1995

55

11

Austin, Rex

Article: Owen 'Hooper' McShane. The first distillery in Southland near the community of Otatara

1996

57

14

Austin, Rex

Article: New Zealand's Founding Document 1824-1840.

2005

74

15

Award

Powerhouse Award: 3 out of 4 prize-winners at David Cox Awards had Historical Society members at the helm.

2006

76

26

Award

Powerhouse Award from Historic Places Trust.

2005

74

19

B.N.Z.

Arrowtown: History of BNZ  & Colonial Bank of NZ in Queenstown & Arrowtown. Includes reminiscences of G.M Ross from The N.Z Banker 1929

1983

31

14

B.N.Z.

Queenstown:Banking. History of BNZ  & Colonial Bank of NZ in Queenstown & Arrowtown. Includes reminiscences of G.M Ross from The N.Z Banker 1929

1983

31

14

Baillie, W

Article: Vermin Extermination. Innovative mouse trapping.

1982

30

5

Baillie, Wallace

Article: Adventure in the Colonies.

1991

46

16

Baillie, Wallace

Article: Not So Long Ago. Story of unnamed Scotsman in the 1920's who found work at Nokomai with an old man who sluiced a terrace. Details the daily routine & environment.

1985

34

17

Baird, B. R.

Lake Hayes farmer who was a shareholder in Lake Wakatipu Steam Shipping Company in 1885

2001

67

15

Baird, Graham Dick

Frankton Cemetery Outing: Graham Baird by Brian Bayley

2006

76

16

Ballarat Street Bridge

A history of the construction of the bridge which was completed in 1882

1996

56

15

Bands

Peter Doyle: Arrowtown Brass Bands - 1890 and modern Arrow Miners Band: calendar talk

2015

94

20

Banks

Queenstown:History of BNZ  & Colonial Bank of NZ in Queenstown & Arrowtown. Includes reminiscences of G.M Ross from The N.Z Banker 1929

1983

31

14

Banks

Arrowtown: History of BNZ  & Colonial Bank of NZ in Queenstown & Arrowtown. Includes reminiscences of G.M Ross from The N.Z Banker 1929

1983

31

14

Banks

Queenstown:History of BNZ  & Colonial Bank of NZ in Queenstown & Arrowtown. Includes reminiscences of G.M Ross from The N.Z Banker 1929

1983

31

14

Barker, Henry

Review of his autobiography From the Wetlands of South Otago to the High Country of the Wakatipu

2008

79

18

Bathgate, John

A history of both the man and his visit to Queenstown in 1864. Manager of the Bank of Otago 1863, District Judge in Dunedin, Manager Otago Daily Times 1868, Established the Saturday Advertiser with Thomas Bracken 1875.

1998

60

10

Bathgate, M.A.

Maori River & Ocean Going Craft in Southern NZ. From the Journal of the Polynesian Society, Sept 1969. Details 7 different craft.

1976

17

2

Bayley, Brian

Malcolm Boote, Honorary Life Member by Brian Bayley

2011

86

40

Bayley, Brian

Presidents Report 2006

2006

77

3

Bayley, Brian

Annual Report for Queenstown & Districts Historical Society 2008-9

2009

82

6

Bayley, Brian

Honorary Life Member 2011, tribute by Malcolm Boote

2012

87

5

Bayley, Brian

Article: the Flying Church - Former Millers Flat Presbyterian church moved in Arrowtown

2010

84

10

Bayley, Brian

Incident: Negotiating the Kingston Road 1950s, by Brian Bayley

2010

84

25

Bayley, Brian

President's Report 2006/7

2008

78

3

Bayley, Brian

Obituary for Alan De La Mare

2008

80

22

Bayley, Brian

QHS Annual Report 2008

2008

80

3

Bayley, Brian

Walter Peak, calendar talk

2015

93

13

Beetham, Richmond

A well detailed history. Appointed Warden & Magistrate at Queenstown May 1863. By Alan De La Mare.

1994

53

9

Beetham, Richmond

A 'Virtual History' of some early Queenstown Pioneers.Beetham played by David Dunstan

1999

62

18

Bell, Peter

Cemetery Walk - A walk around some of the more notable graves in Queenstown Cemetery

2004

72

18

Ben Lomond

A Jaunt up Ben Lomond - 1886. An Extract from the Writing of James Boyne.

2003

71

11

Billy Creek

Arson on the Arrow. John Christie charged with arson for setting fire to building at the junction of Soho & Billy creeks.

1984

32

8

Biography

Franz William Frederick Geisow: A Biography by Alan De La Mare

2003

70

11

Blair, Shona

Arrowtown School, Anglesea St - calendar talk

2014

91

25

Blair, Shona

Talk: View from the Crown Range Road - at launch of 2013 calendar

2012

88

33

Bleakley, Pat

A Seffer Recollection'. Reminiscences of the Seffer family by Pat Bleakley & Lel Luckie

1993

51

8

Boats - rowing

Margaret Templeton on the rowing boats for hire from 1954

2008

78

11

Bob's Cove

Quarry: Brief history of the Limestone Quarry at Bobs Cove

1970

5

14

Bob's Cove

Archaeology: Bob's Cove – Twelve Mile Creek Archaeological & Historic Sites Survey by Neville Ritchie

1982

30

6

Boer War

Boer War Celebrations in Queenstown

1968

3

4

Bond, Rebecca

The story of Rebecca Bond. Early pioneer of Queenstown. Licensee of The Mountaineer Hotel. Article by Michelle Ruddenklau (researched by Julia Bradshaw)

1999

62

12

Book Review

"And Some Found Graves" Skippers' Link With Remote Grave Found in Western Australia Desert

1994

53

6

Book Review

"Golden Canyon" Story of the Skippers Road & the Shotover Valley by F.Craddock

1973

10

18

Book Review

"Miners in the Clouds" One hundred years of scheelite mining at Glenorchy

1997

59

29

Book Review

"Queenstown in Colour" Colour views of Queenstown with text by Irene Adamson

1975

15

9

Book Review

"Old Buildings of the Lakes District" Historic record by by Marion Borrell & Audrey Bascand. Drawings by David Johnson accompanied by well researched script.

1974

12

19

Book Review

"Arawata Bill" History of Bill O'Leary by Dunedin journalist & writer, Ian Dougherty. Reviewed by Elizabeth Clarkson

1996

56

26

Book Review

From Meetings to Mountains by Irene Adamson. Reviewed by Elizabeth Clarkson.

2002

69

24

Boote, Malcolm

Motoring in the Wakatipu in the Early 20th Century. By Malcolm Boote

2002

69

22

Boote, Malcolm

Queenstown Post Office redevelopment. An explanation of the Historical Society's position in regards the proposed redevelopment.

2002

68

23

Boote, Malcolm

One Mile Powerhouse Project - update.

2003

70

13

Boote, Malcolm

Nil Desperandum - 2 York Street Queenstown. A brief history of the house built by Philip Waldmann, a German stonemason, in 1877.

2002

68

11

Boote, Malcolm

One Mile Powerhouse Restoration. Article details initial stages of the project.

2002

68

30

Boote, Malcolm

Powerhouse Award from Historic Places Trust.

2005

74

19

Boote, Malcolm

President's Report 2002

2002

69

4

Boote, Malcolm

Brian Bayley, Honorary Life Member, tribute by Malcolm Boote

2012

87

5

Boote, Malcolm

Appeal to the Environment Court: Letter concerning the Ngai Tahu Appeal

2003

70

3

Boote, Malcolm

Malcolm Boote, Honorary Life Member by Brian Bayley

2011

86

40

Boote, Malcolm

An Open Letter to the Lakes District Council & its Ratepayers

2001

66

3

Boote, Malcolm

Tribute to Marygold Miller on her becoming an Honorary Live Member

2010

84

6

Boote, Malcolm

Cemetery Walk 2004

2004

72

6

Boote, Malcolm

President's Report 2003

2003

71

3

Borrell, Marion

Article: Charles Eckhardt, Arrowtown miner, barber and tobacconist - and his headstone by Marion Borrell and Roger Grant

2016

96

25

Borrell, Marion

Annual Report 2015 of QDHS

2015

94

30

Borrell, Marion

Frederick Burwell's Architectural Legacy in the Wakatipu

2015

94

4

Borrell, Marion

Article: The Firths of 'Hullert': mixed fortunes in Marlborough and Queenstown

2016

96

18

Borrell, Marion

QDHS 2016 Chairperson's Annual report

2016

96

30

Borrell, Marion

Three Memorials in the Queenstown Gardens - Scott, Hakitekura, Rees

2014

91

31

Borrell, Marion

Article: Farming at Frankton over 140 Years: Arranmore by Marion Borrell

2011

86

7

Borrell, Marion

In Defence of Jack Hanley's Name - re Hanley Downs

2014

91

22

Borrell, Marion

Article DIY Real Estate: the first housing shortage in the Wakatipu

2016

96

11

Borrell, Marion

Article: 1870 Manse has Witnessed Transformation of Frankton by Marion Borrell

2011

86

22

Borrell, Marion

Editorial: Looking Back to See Forward - the roles of historical societies

2016

96

3

Borrell, Marion

Harvesting at Lake Hayes, Threepwood 1905 - calendar talk

2014

92

19

Borrell, Marion

Celebrity Writer Anthony Trollope visited Queenstown , 1872, he came, he saw, he approved

2017

97

9

Borrell, Marion

First Elections in Queenstown and Arrowtown - a tale of two towns

2017

97

32

Borrell, Marion

Article: But You Can't Eat Gold re suppliers to goldfields

2012

88

13

Borrell, Marion

Talk: The Era of hand-tinted postcards, early 1900s - at launch of 2013 calendar

2012

88

29

Borrell, Marion

QHS Annual Report 2014

2014

92

30

Borrell, Marion

Editorial: Medical Services Always a Lively Topic

2013

89

3

Borrell, Marion

Creating Our Smartphone App of 64 Heritage Sites

2014

91

13

Borrell, Marion

Editorial: Street Names Honour Enterprising People by Marion Borrell

2011

86

3

Borrell, Marion

Article Kea in the High Country- from pest to threatened species

2016

96

4

Borrell, Marion

Editorial: On Heritage and Fragility - after Christchurch earthquake 22.1.11

2011

85

3

Borrell, Marion

Frederick Daniel's House, 47 Hallenstein St, and Frederick Daniel and the Perils of Public Life

2014

91

14

Borrell, Marion

Article: The Trees of Thurlby Domain by Marion Borrell

2011

85

15

Borrell, Marion

Painting of lake and Gardens Peninsula 1880 by Marianne North. Calendar talk

2015

93

3

Borrell, Marion

Frankton Wharf - calendar talk  

2014

91

28

Borrell, Marion

Calendar talk: Arrowtown group climbing Remarkables in 1899

2016

95

32

Borrell, Marion

Calendar talk: Arrowtown Dramatic Society 1897

2016

95

28

Borrell, Marion

Article: William Butler:storekeeper, publican, farmer, settler

2012

88

16

Borrell, Marion

Talk: New Orleans Hotel, Arrowtown 1901 at 2012 calendar launch

2012

87

10

Botanical cuttings

A Horse's Tail and a Cat's Ear , by Rita L. Teele et al

2014

91

11

Botany

Teele, Rita L article 'Historical cuttings: Hawthorn, Crataegus monogyna'

2015

94

10

Boulay, Danika

Recipient of Margaret Templeton Scholarship - writes her thanks

2009

82

5

Boulay, Karen

Tree Planting Project, 2001. Following the demise of the Historic oak tree on Frankton rd, QLDC made $10 000 available for the future planting of trees. Article outlines the project.

2001

67

7

Boult, Philip B.

A shareholder in the Wakatipu Steam Navigation Company 1878. Lake Shipping & Daniel McBride.

2001

67

12

Bourdeau, Julien

Lake Shipping & Daniel McBride. A shareholder in the Wakatipu Steam Navigation Company 1878.

2001

67

12

Bowler, George

George & Mary Bowler - old Wakatipu (Arrow Junction) identities. A well known blade shearer in the district.

1982

28

6

Bowler, Mary

Wife of George, a well known blade shearer in the district.

1982

28

6

Bowling Club, Queenstown

Article: The Queenstown Bowling Club Pavilion by Owen Todd - calendar talk

2013

89

27

Boyes

Kawarau Falls: George, Charles & Frank Boyes were the owners of the 'Kawarau Falls' runholding. Article by Peter Chandler details both the family history & the history of the Kawarau Falls run.

1974

12

8

Boyes

Kawarau Falls: An extension of the  Boyes history at Kawarau Falls. Courier Issue 12, pge 8.

1975

15

10

Boyes, Charles

A shareholder in the Wakatipu Steam Navigation Company 1878. Lake Shipping & Daniel McBride.

2001

67

12

Boyes, Frank

A shareholder in the Wakatipu Steam Navigation Company 1878. Lake Shipping & Daniel McBride.

2001

67

12

Boyne

Article by Alex Boyne about chinese goldminer Wong Keong, nicknamed Sunday, also known as Sandy McPherson

1974

14

11

Boyne

The Boyne Families of Queenstown & Gore by Sheila Weedon. A detailed History of Robert & Alexander Boyne.

1997

58

4

Boyne, Alexander

A shareholder in the Wakatipu Steam Navigation Company 1878. Lake Shipping & Daniel McBride.

2001

67

11

Boyne, James

A Jaunt up Ben Lomond - 1886. An Extract from the Writing of James Boyne.

2003

71

11

Boyne, Robert

A shareholder in the Wakatipu Steam Navigation Company 1878. Lake Shipping & Daniel McBride.

2001

67

12

Boyne, William

A shareholder in the Wakatipu Steam Navigation Company 1878. Lake Shipping & Daniel McBride.

2001

67

12

Bracken, Hugh William

A living history of Arrowtown Pioneering Personalities. A Seargent Major sent to the Arrow to enforce law & order during Fox's rush.

2000

64

13

Brasch, Charles

Obituary: Dr. Charles Orwell Brasch Died May 19, 1973

1973

10

18

Brasch, Charles

A more in depth obituary of Dr. Charles Orwell Brasch.  Patron of the Arts / Hocken library

1974

13

11

Brasch, Charles

In article: 1870 Manse has Witnessed Transformation of Frankton by Marion Borrell

2011

86

22

Brasch, Charles

Poems in Article: The Trees of Thurlby Domain by Marion Borrell

2011

85

15

Bricknell, Doreen

History of the Chard Family of Arrowtown by Fredrick William Chard. Copy by Doreen Bricknell

1976

17

13

Bridges

The Lower Shotover Bridge by Marjorie Swan

1996

56

5

Bridges

A history of the construction of the bridge which was completed in 1882

1996

56

15

Bridges

Book 62 pages Edith Cavell: a bridge and bravery by Danny Knudson

2012

87


Bridges

The Edith Cavell Bridge. From a talk to Historical Society Members by Rupert Iles

1996

56

11

Bridges

The Edith Cavell Bridge. Information provided by Mr Geofffrey Thornton of Wellington

1969

4

6

Bridges

Talk by Gavin Jack : The Kawarau Bridge or 'bungy bridge' - at launch of 2013 calendar

2012

88

31

Bridges

The Kawarau Suspension Bridge by Ray Timmins

1996

56

7

Bridges

The Kawarau Falls Bridge by Raymond Clarkson. A detailed history.

1996

56

2

Bridges

The Kawarau Falls Bridge by Raymond Timmins. Further information on the bridge

1998

61

17

Broad, Cliff

Accountancy: A brief personal history of accountancy in Queenstown

2002

68

21

Broad, Cliff

The Changing Face of Qtn 1960s-1970

2008

78

22

Broadbent, Lewis (Spike)

Article: Bill Fox and the fight at the Four Alls Hotel

2012

88

6

Broadbent, Lewis (Spike)

Article: Trust-worthy Projects: Announcing  the Wakatipu Region Heritage Trust by Lewis Broadbent

2011

86

4

Brown, John

First schools in the Wakatipu established in a rush. Appointed teacher of the first school in Queenstown 1864.

2006

77

14

Brunswick Flour Mill

The Brunswick Flour Mill. By Rupert Iles

2006

76

6

Bryant, Richard

A shareholder in the Wakatipu Steam Navigation Company 1878. Lake Shipping & Daniel McBride.

2001

67

12

Buckham

Cordial Manufacture: A brief history of Buckhams Wakatip Cordial Factory

1968

3

5

Buckham's

Report on the buildings on Buckhams property, Marine Parade. Report by R.G. Gummer.

1974

14

13

Buckham, Henry Charles

A Virtual History. Buckhams Wakatip brewery by John Heenan. Brief history and a description of the complex & brewing process.

1999

62

6

Buckham, Margaret

A brief history of Closeburn Station

2001

67

29

Buckham, Vicki

Talk on Thurlby Domain especially restoration of farm buildings

2015

94

14

Buckhams Brewery

Calendar talk by Jim Veint: Buckhams Brewery painting by Lloyd Veint. Also Davis family

2016

95

27

Buckingham, Rosie

A living history of Arrowtown Pioneering Personalities. Played by Fiona Clayton

2000

64

8

Buddle

The Invincible Gold Mine Buddle:Rees Valley. A summary of the history & operation of the buddle.

2000

64

31

Buildings, Queenstown

Article: Where Did William Rees Build his Queenstown Bay Homestead?, by Karen Swaine

2011

86

17

Bullen, G.F.

Bullendale part 2.  G.F Bullens involvement in the mine. By Peter Chandler

1978

21

4

Bullendale

Mining.Also known as "The Reefs" or "Skippers Reefs"  by Peter Chandler. Detailed history with descriptions of various locations & landscape.

1977

19

6

Bullendale

Life at Bullendale: 1st installment of Patricks early years first at Bullendale, and later Skippers.

1985

35

6

Bullendale

Mining. Also known as "The Reefs" or "Skippers Reefs"  by Peter Chandler. Continuation from Issue 19, page 6

1978

21

4

Bullendale

Ambulance. Detailed account of the Skippers-Frankton Hospital Ambulance by Owen Genty-Nott

1991

47

12

Bullendale

Phoenix Mine: Newspaper extracts concerning events at the mine between 5 Feb1886 - Oct1886

1985

35

4

Bullendale

Also known as "The Reefs" or "Skippers Reefs"  by Peter Chandler. Continuation from Issue 19, page 6

1978

21

4

Bullendale

Mining. Bullendale showed the way. History of the Phoenix Mine, Bullendale

1976

18

6

Bullendale

Also known as "The Reefs" or "Skippers Reefs"  by Peter Chandler. Detailed history with descriptions of various locations & landscape.

1977

19

6

Bullendale

Phoenix Mine: Hydro-Electricity at the Phoenix Mine

1984

33

10

Bullendale

Bullendale showed the way. History of the Phoenix Mine, Bullendale

1976

18

6

Bullendale

Mining."Prosperity to Oblivion". Article by Mrs M Glennie (nee Hughes) who spent her childhood in the now abandoned mining community at Bullendale

1976

18

2

Burt, Rachael

To What Extent was Central Otago in the 1860's a Microcosm of Colonial New Zealand? Winner of the William Rees Memorial Essay on Local History 1992

1993

50

12

Burwell, F.W.

In Southland Hussars article 1885 with wood engraving by Burwell

2015

94

1 & 2

Burwell, F.W.

His architectural legacy in the Wakatipu by Marion Borrell

2015

94

4

Burwood Station

Low & McGregor: Owners of Burwood & Mararoa stations. Family tree & history.

1973

10

17

Business

Malaghan's Milk Bars

2009

81

15

Butement, John

A shareholder in the Wakatipu Steam Navigation Company 1878. Lake Shipping & Daniel McBride.

2001

67

12

Butement, John

North Station: (Run 346) bought at auction by J.Butement in 1866. Detailed family history

1975

16

14

Butler, William, Mary, Kingsley

Articles: William Butler:storekeeper, publican, farmer, settler by Marion Borrell

2012

88

16

Calendar 2011

Report on the launch of the 2011 calendar by Ray Clarkson

2010

84

8

Cameron, Donald Angus

Of Staircase Station 1859 in 'Donald Hay - Unheralded Hero' by Danny Knudson

2009

82

10

Cameron, Donald Angus

Closeburn Station: In 1874 Donald Angus Cameron of Glenfalloch Station, Nokomai, bought Closeburn Station.

2001

67

29

Cameron, Ewen

Closeburn Station: Eldest son of Donald Angus Cameron of Glenfalloch Station, Nokomai. Managed Closeburn Station.

2001

67

29

Cameron, Mary

Closeburn Station: Wife of Ewen Cameron. Died during childbirth at Frankton 1898

2001

67

29

Cardrona

Cardrona Hotel: Historical perspective included in the application for Resource Consent by Sarah Scott, Architect, for additions & alterations in October 1999

2000

65

8

Cartage

Riches of the Gold Fields. Report by a carter to the Dunstan Rush

1989

42

18

Carter, Mrs G.

Library: Grandaughter of George Richard Bishop, who helped build the old library & the first cottage hospital at Frankton.

1971

6

14

Catholic Church

Queenstown: St. Joseph's Church and nearby convent. Article by Michael Lynch

2002

68

8

Catholic Church Arrowtown

Article: Saint Mary (MacKillop) of the Cross - on her canonisation.  By Margaret Hyland

2010

84

32

Catholic School

The beginnings of Catholic education in the Wakatipu. By Danny Knudson. History of the first catholic schools in Arrowtown and Queenstown.

2006

77

19

Cavell, Edith

Book 62 pages Edith Cavell: a bridge and bravery by Danny Knudson

2012

87


Cecil Peak

Brief notes to cover the Society's visit on 18 April, 1982  Article by Peter Chandler.

1982

28

7

Cemetery Arrowtown

Article: Charles Eckhardt, Arrowtown miner, barber and tobacconist - and his headstone by Marion Borrell and Roger Grant

2016

96

25

Cemetery Frankton

Frankton Cemetery Walk. By Ray Clarkson, based on research by D.G.Jardine

2006

76

5

Cemetery Frankton

Frankton: Article by Winston Craddock. Lighthearted visual description of the cemetery.

1971

7

9

Cemetery Kingston

Kingston: Copy of Register of Burials, Kingston Cemetery

1975

15

13

Cemetery Map Queenstown

Cemetery Walk - Map of the Queenstown Cemetery Plots

2004

72

16

Cemetery Queenstown

Moraine Boulder

2004

72

6

Cemetery Queenstown

Chinese Graves and Memorial

2004

72

6

Cemetery Queenstown

Cemetery Walk - A walk around some of the more notable graves in Queenstown Cemetery

2004

72

6

Cemetery Queenstown

Queenstown: A list covering a selection of some of the marked graves in Queenstown Cemetery, with brief explanatory notes by Peter Chandler.

1974

13

5

Cemetery Skippers

Skippers: Record of the Skippers Point Cemetery commencing from 1st October 1881

1970

5

5

Centenary

Arrowtown: A stormy public meeting at Arrowtown on September 22 1873, led to the proclomation of the Borough of Arrowtown. Article by Neil Clayton.

1975

15

14

Chandler, Peter

Low & McGregor: Owners of Burwood & Mararoa stations. Family tree & history.

1973

10

17

Chandler, Peter

Arcadia: Ownership of the property. Title search.

1982

28

4

Chandler, Peter

Cecil Peak: Brief notes to cover the Society's visit on 18 April 1982

1982

28

7

Chandler, Peter

Article: A Picnic Trip to Skippers. Chandler had devoted many years to research into Skippers history and accompanied Historical Society members on their trip to Skippers.

1970

5

3

Chandler, Peter

Letter to the Editor re Nicholas von Tunzelmann

1972

9

4

Chandler, Peter

Article: John Trotter Butement: North Station. Detailed Family history

1975

16

14

Chandler, Peter

Article: The Old Skippers Track

1980

24

4

Chandler, Peter

Obituary

1989

42

2

Chandler, Peter

Bullendale Mining part 2:  part 1-Issue19, pge 6

1978

21

4

Chandler, Peter

Bullendale: Also known as "The Reefs" or "Skippers Reefs"  by Peter Chandler. Detailed history with descriptions of various locations & landscape.

1977

19

6

Chandler, Peter

Sources of Information on Otago Goldfields History

1980

25

2

Chard, Frederick William

History of the Chard Family of Arrowtown by Fredrick William Chard. Copy by Doreen Bricknell

1976

17

13

Childerstone, Jim

Lake Hayes, As It Was: One-time Lake Hayes resident reminisces on earlier days of the sub-division, half a century ago.

2000

65

22

Childerstone, Jim

Covers his families (Grandpa William B.O. Ferguson) link to the doctors house near Arrowtown where rumours of supernatural happenings have been reported over the years.

2001

67

21

Childhood

The Hanging of Matt Dwyer: Contributed by Keith Grant, Lake Hayes. An almost tragic end to a 'clod fight' at the lower shotover school 1884-5

1973

10

13

Chinese

Sunday' - one of the best. By Alex Boyne. Originally published in Otago Daily Times, 19 September 1970. Contributed by Brian Bailey.

2002

69

32

Chinese

Nokomai: Lee Lum. Chinese race keeper on the Lion water race. Contributed by 'Speargrass')

1988

40

6

Chinese

Queenstown: Newspaper report covering the illegal playing of FANTAN by 30 -40 Chinese on Chinese New Year (Feb 5 1892) at Jimmy Ah Youngs establishment. 14 arrests made.

1988

40

5

Chinese

Chinese Settlers in Central Otago, with specific reference to the Wakatipu Area. By Aimee MacMillan, Wakatipu High School. Winner of William Rees Memorial prize.

1995

54

13

Chinese

Memorial Plaque for Queenstown Cemetery: Presentation of plaque on 14 July,1972 by Mr Hugh Sew Hoy, accompanied by Dr James Ng. Accepted by Mrs M Miller.

1972

8

2

Chinese

Chinese Miners of the Central Otago Goldfields: By Terence Boylan, James Hargest High School. Winner of the W.G. Rees Memorial History prize 1983

1984

32

9

Chinese

Chinese Memorial Garden, Queenstown Cemetery. Includes list of names of Chinese buried in cemetery between 1871 - 1911

1972

8

11

Chinese

A Chinaman buys a radio: Contributed by Ron Gordon. Story about Bing Young, racekeeper for Nokomai Gold Mining Company.

1981

27

11

Chinese

Excavation of a small chinese mining settlement & store at Arrowtown. Contributed by Neville Ritchie

1985

34

7

Chinese

Local Recollections by the Editor

1972

9

14

Chinese

Chinese Miners - Muchee Fine Fellows:

1979

23

4

Chinese

Ah Lum (1844-1925) - Living history of Arrowtown pioneering personalities.

2000

64

4

Chinese

Archaeological Research on 19th Century Chinese Settlement in the Cromwell area. Contributed by Neville Ritchie.

1983

29

2

Chinese

Chinese Graves and Memorial

2004

72

6

Chinese

Nokomai Hydraulic Sluicing co. Extract of a letter from Ron Gordon about the last survivors of the Chinese on the goldfields. Wong Chock Wing / Mr Choie / Choie Shang

1990

44

16

Chinese

Sunday - one of the best: Article by Alex Boyne about chinese goldminer Wong Keong, nicknamed Sunday, also known as Sandy McPherson

1974

14

11

Chinese

Chinese Goldminers in Otago. Researched & written by Dr James Ng. A detailed history.

1972

9

5

Chinese

Queenstown: Newspaper report covering the illegal playing of FANTAN by 30 -40 Chinese on Chinese New Year (Feb 5 1892) at Jimmy Ah Youngs establishment. 14 arrests made.

1988

40

5

Chinese

Ah Gum: Cemetery Walk - A walk around some of the more notable graves in Queenstown Cemetery

2004

72

8

Chinese village, Arrowtown

Settlement and Stores, by Denise Heckler - calendar talk

2014

92

27

Choie Sew Hoy

Choie Sew Hoy: Merchant & Entrepeneur. Formed the Shotover Big Beach Gold Mining Company in 1888.  Essay by Nicola Crennan. Winner of William Rees Memorial Prize.

1988

40

7

Christie, John Henry

Arson on the Arrow. John Christie charged with arson for setting fire to building at the junction of Soho & Billy creeks.

1984

32

8

Church, Presbyterian

Article: 1870 Manse has Witnessed Transformation of Frankton by Marion Borrell

2011

86

22

Churches

St Paul's Anglican Church Arrowtown & Arthur Drysdale Fail: By Rupert Iles

2001

66

5

Churches, Arrowtown

Article: Saint Mary (MacKillop) of the Cross - on her canonisation.  By Margaret Hyland

2010

84

32

Churches, Arrowtown

Article: the Flying Church - Former Millers Flat Presbyterian church moved in Arrowtown, by Brian Bayley

2010

84

10

Churches, Arrowtown

Article: Memorial stained glass windows in St Paul's Anglican Church, Arrowtown, by Rita Teele & Rupert Iles

2010

83

24

Clarkson, Elizabeth

Review of Irene Adamson's  'The Heart of the Queenstown Lakes District'

2008

80

21

Clarkson, Elizabeth

Book Review: From Meetings to Mountains by Irene Adamson. Reviewed by Elizabeth Clarkson.

2002

69

24

Clarkson, Elizabeth

Review: Ribbons of Lace by Maxine Alterio

2008

78

20

Clarkson, Ray

Article: The Williams Cottage

1997

58

3

Clarkson, Ray

Historical Society Annual Report 1993

1993

51

3

Clarkson, Ray

Article: Frankton Cemetery Walk

2006

76

5

Clarkson, Ray

A short history of the Skippers Road

2002

68

26

Clarkson, Ray

66 Hallenstein Street. Kaiweka

2002

68

14

Clarkson, Ray

Tribute to Bruce Hamilton by Ray Clarkson

2011

86

41

Clarkson, Ray

Cemetery Walk 2004

2004

72

6

Clarkson, Ray

In article: 1870 Manse has Witnessed Transformation of Frankton by Marion Borrell

2011

86

22

Clarkson, Ray

Article: The Kawarau Falls Bridge

1996

56

2

Clarkson, Ray

Historical Society Annual Report 1994

1994

53

2

Clarkson, Ray

Reconstruction of the School at Skippers.

1994

52

5

Clarkson, Ray

Tribute: Ray Clarkson Steps Down - from the committee

2010

84

9

Clarkson, Ray

Historical Society Annual Report 1992

1992

49

2

Clarkson, Ray

Report on the launch of the 2011 calendar

2010

84

8

Clarkson, Raymond

Kawarau Falls Dam and Bridge, reprinted from Issue 56, 1996

2017

97

23

Clayton, Neil

Message from the President

1976

17

1

Clayton, Neil

Chairmans Annual Report November 1976

1976

18

10

Clayton, Neil

Presidents Annual Report 1978

1979

22

2

Clayton, Neil

A Stormy Start at Arrowtown. Public Meeting Sept 22,1873, which led to the proclamation of the Borough of Arrowtown

1975

15

14

Clayton, Neil

Awarded honorary life membership in 2015

2016

95

37

Clayton, Neil

O, Death-What Was Its Sting?: Details causes of death in Queenstown area between 1871 - 1911.

1979

23

5

Clayton, Neil

Malthouse: Open Letter to the Minister in Charge of the Tourist Hotel Corporation

1978

21

3

Clayton, Neil

Presidents Annual Report 1979

1980

24

2

Clayton, Neil

Presidents Annual Report 1977

1978

20

13

Clayton, Neil

The Little Ships of Lake Wakatipu 1862-1863: Sagas of the earliest vessels on Lake Wakatipu

1996

57

5

Clearing Sale

January 1883 - On behalf of J.W.Robertson, Hicks & Co. the biggest clearing sale in the history of the Wakatipu.  Contributed by Allan De La Mare.

1999

62

26

Climbing

An article taken from the Otago Daily Times 18 May 1996 titled '100 Years Ago'.

1996

57

27

Climbing

A Jaunt up Ben Lomond - 1886. An Extract from the Writing of James Boyne.

2003

71

11

Climbing

Exploration & Climbing by Doug Knowles. A Brief History.

1973

10

8

Closeburn Station

Closeburn Station at Wilson's Bay by Karen Swaine

2009

81

16

Closeburn Station

A brief history of Closeburn Station by Mrs Margaret Buckham(née Mcgrath)

2001

67

29

Clyde

Hard-done horse hobbles 1870 Clyde gold heist by Alan De La Mare

2006

77

11

Cockburn, James

The Frankton Water-Wheel: Originally worked the flour mill and then the Frankton Hospital

1972

9

22

Coffey, Rev. Richard

First Vicar of Wakatipu by Neil Fuge.

1999

62

17

Conservation

Article Kea in the High Country- from pest to threatened species by Marion Borrell

2016

96

4

Conviction of Mayor

James Reid 1883 -1887. Appeared in Queenstown court March1886. Charges laid by Customs Dept.

1985

35

17

Cook, Anne

Gibbston Bequest: Bequest made to Lakes District Museum for the purpose of setting up a Gibston Display by Mrs Bessie jackson, (late of Oamaru) who originated from Gibston.

1982

28

13

Cook, Patricia

Arrowtown Wildflowers book by Rita and Ben Teele and Rebecca Lawrence

2009

81

11

Cooke, Joan

Article: Kingston Memories from 1930s and roadbuilding, by Joan Cooke

2010

83

8

Cooke, Joan

Article: Memories of the Kingston Road construction by Joan Cooke

2011

85

21

Cooper, Warren

Mayor's message

1971

6

2

Coopers Terrace

Article: Coopers Terrace Settlement Rediscovered in Arrow Gorge by Jan Morrison

2010

83

5

Cordial Manufacture

Cordial Manufacture: A brief history of Buckhams Wakatip Cordial Factory

1968

3

5

Coronet Peak Ski-field 1947

Memories of Early Skiing on Coronet Peak by Paddy Strain - calendar talk

2014

91

24

Cotter, Frances

Frances Cotter & daughter Mary. A Living History of Arrowtown Pioneers.

2000

64

23

Cotter, Jemima and Tom

Article: Call the Doctor: early medical practice in the Wakatipu

2013

89

17

Cotter, Patrick

Life at Skippers: 2nd instalment of his early years first at Bullendale, and later Skippers.

1986

36

15

Cotter, Patrick

Life at Bullendale: 1st installment of Patricks early years first at Bullendale, and later Skippers.

1985

35

6

Council QLDC

An Open Letter to the Lakes District Council & its Ratepayers by Malcolm Boote (Vice President 2001)

2001

66

3

Council Queenstown Borough

The Early Days of the Queenstown Borough Council: By Alan De La Mare

2000

65

18

Courier

Printing the Courier and its Sequel: Alan De La Mare

1996

57

21

Courtcase

Litigation in Queenstown. Smith (Queenstown solicitor) versus Fischer (Manager BNZ)

1986

37

10

Craddock, F. W.

Author of "Golden Canyon" The Story of Skippers Road and the Shotover Valley.

1973

10

18

Craddock, Winston

Four Miles from Queenstown: Lighthearted visual description of the Frankton cemetery.

1971

7

9

Craddock, Winston

An Otago Goldfield: The Whitechapel Road at Arrow Junction

1972

8

8

Creighton Station

History written by the late Colonel Peter McKenzie of Walter Peak Station, about 1935, supplied by his daughter Jessie MacKenzie

1980

25

8

Cribbies

Exhibition at Museum - Cribbies  'Our Piece of Paradise' 1940s-1980s

2008

80

20

Crofts, J. T.

A brief note from Cedric Crofts Benzoni of Cromwell about his family ties to Queenstown

1987

38

12

Cromwell

Archaeological Research on 19th Century Chinese Settlement in the Cromwell area. Contributed by Neville Ritchie.

1983

29

2

Crown Terrace

Talk by Shona Blair: View from the Crown Range Road - at launch of 2013 calendar,

2012

88

33

Currie, Rum

Gibbston Trail signage at Rum Currie's Hut paid for by Society

2011

85

4

Dagg, John

The Diary of John Dagg, part 2: Written on board the 'Trivelyan', during his voyage to New Zealand, from 24.9.1883

1980

24

11

Dagg, John

The Diary of John Dagg: Written on board the 'Trivelyan', during his voyage to New Zealand, from 24.9.1883 (part 1)

1979

23

10

Dams

Damming of the Kawarau: …the only time it was done successfully it was by accident.

1991

46

9

Dams

The Kawarau Falls Bridge: By Raymond Timmins. Further information (refer issue 56) on the bridge

1998

61

17

Daniel, Frederick

Mayor of Queenstown & Chairman of the Lake County Council at the same time. Shareholder in Wakatipu Steam Navigation Company

2001

67

12

Daniel, Frederick

Frederick Daniel's House, 47 Hallenstein St - app text by Marion Borrell

2014

91

14

Daniel, Ian

President's Introduction

1966

1

1

Daniel, Ian

A Tour of Local Historical Sites: 30 entries making a descriptive account of a round trip from Queenstown to Arrowtown.

2001

66

12

Daniel, Ian

President's Report

1974

13

1

Daniel, Ian

Presidents Report

1974

14

1

Daniel, Ian

President's message

1971

6

2

Daniel, Ian

President's message

1974

12

1

Daniel, Ian

President's message

1973

11

1

Daniel, Ian

Report on the Annual Conference of the New Zealand Federation of Historical Societies 1973

1973

10

2

Daniels, Frederick

Frederick Henry Daniels: Mayor of Queenstown & Chairman of the Lake County Council at the same time. A history of his political & business escapades in the area

1990

45

9

Daniels, Frederick

The Stone House - 47 Hallenstein Street: By Cicely Morrison

2002

68

13

Daplyne, Rosina

Obituary

1974

13

11

Dart River

Photograph: W.A grant's bullock team at the Dart Dredge in 1901

2003

70

27

Dart Valley

Arcadia: Ownership of the property. Title search.

1982

28

4

Davidson, Tom

Engineer for the Lake Steamer Service from 1930 - 1960: The T.S.S. Earnslaw of Lake Wakatipu

1973

11

12

Davidson, Tom

Engineer on the vessels sailing the waters of Lake Wakatipu for many years. Contributed story – Shipping Tales from Lake Wakatipu: The Shearing Gang Takes a Day Off.

1970

5

12

Davies, Eliza

Marriage: Auburn, Stephen S. to Eliza Davies.

1974

14

8

De La Mare

Obituary by Brian Bayley

2008

80

22

De La Mare, Alan

Growth of Wakatipu tourism 1903

2008

78

12

De La Mare, Alan

Article: Democracy in the Goldfields.

2002

69

8

De La Mare, Alan

Article: Lake Shipping & Daniel McBride.

2001

67

9

De La Mare, Alan

Governor-General Gordon visits Qtn in 1881

2008

78

14

De La Mare, Alan

Franz William Frederick Geisow: A Biography

2003

70

11

De La Mare, Alan

Biography of von Tunzelmann from Alan De La Mare in Southern People, abridged

2010

83

22

De La Mare, Alan

Easter Parade of militia at Qtn 1885 - during the Russian scare

2008

78

16

De La Mare, Alan

Article: The Gallant Tipperary.

2006

75

7

De La Mare, Alan

Hard-done horse hobbles 1870 Clyde gold heist.

2006

77

11

De La Mare, Alan

Article: John Scott Worthington 1837 - 1883

2003

71

16

De La Mare, Alan

Article: Sir George Grey's Comes to Queenstown. (1867)

2005

73

8

De La Mare, Alan

Lighting Up Queenstown' by Alan De La Mare - hydro, gas and explosion

2008

80

12

De La Mare, Alan

Cemetery Walk 2004

2004

72

6

De La Mare, Alan

William Gilbert Rees and the Anglican Church

2005

74

17

De La Mare, Alan

The Arthur's Point Goldmining Company 1909 at Oxenbridge Tunnel

2008

80

8

De La Mare, Alan

Account of the settlement and golden days of Queenstown

1987

39


De La Mare, Allan

Article: The Mountaineer Hotel, Queenstown.

1986

36

2

De La Mare, Allan

Article: Lakes Excursion 1883

1982

30

28

De La Mare, Allan

Article: The Day the Gasworks Blew Up. By Allan De La Mare

2001

66

17

De La Mare, Allan

Article: The Early Days of the Queenstown Borough Council

2000

65

18

De La Mare, Allan

Article: Victoria Bridge Hotel

2000

65

5

De La Mare, Allan

Article: William Warren, Journalist 1833 - 1900

1996

57

19

De La Mare, Allan

Article: The Steamer 'Victoria'.

1995

54

19

De La Mare, Allan

Article: James McNeil

1995

55

15

De La Mare, Allan

Article: François St Omer

1994

52

11

De La Mare, Allan

Article: Albert Eichardt

1999

63

15

De La Mare, Allan

Article: Maori Point. Is that John Edwin Goodwin?

1998

60

22

De La Mare, Allan

Editorial: Profile of

1993

51

2

De La Mare, Allan

Article: The Sale of Queenstown.

2002

68

32

De La Mare, Allan

Article: Gold Mining At Macetown

1982

28

15

De La Mare, Allan

Article: Clark Mcconarchy 1895–1980

1999

63

29

De La Mare, Allan

The Twelve Mile Apostles: Edward Callaghan was the king of the Twelve Mile Apostles.

1983

31

20

De La Mare, Allan

Article: John Aspinall of Skippers

1983

29

19

De La Mare, Allan

Article: A Sequel to the Big Fire in 1882.

1998

61

24

De La Mare, Allan

Article: Lewis Hotop.

1993

51

7

De La Mare, Allan

Article: Thomas Hicks 1827-1911

1998

61

7

De La Mare, Allan

Richard D Beetham by Alan De La Mare. A well detailed history. Appointed Warden & Magistrate at Queenstown May 1863.

1994

53

9

De La Mare, Allan

Article:The Great Clearing Sale. January 1883

1999

62

26

De La Mare, Allan

Article: Robert Lee, 1849 -1911. Farmer, Businessman

1996

56

18

De La Mare, Allan

Article: John Turner.

2001

66

8

De La Mare, Allan

Article: A history of John Bathgate: A Visit to Queenstown in 1864.

1998

60

10

De La Mare, Allan

Article: Lake Lodge of Ophir

1999

62

9

De La Mare, Allan

Published 'Tales of a Southland History' by Alan De La Mare

1994

53

17

Deaths

Details causes of death in Queenstown area between 1871 - 1911.

1979

23

5

Dennis, Pat

Article: Nostalgia – A day in the Cromwell Gorge - 28 April 1979

1979

23

2

Dennison, Ellen

Mrs Ellen (Granny) Dennison 1875 - 1964. By Joan Carswell.

2000

64

21

Depression

To what extent did the depression affect life in the Lakes District. By Andrea King. Continued from Issue 42,page 9

1989

43

5

Depression

The 1930's Depression in the Lakes District; To what extent did the depression affect life in the Lakes District. By Andrea King

1989

42

9

Development

QLDC - approved Ngai Tahu development plan.

2004

72

5

Diaries

McKenzie, Hugh: Diary 1928: The McKenzie family played a significant role in the Martins Bay settlement.

1974

14

9

Diaries

Diary of William R. Speid of Martins Bay 1870/71. Continued from Issue 45, page 13

1991

46

19

Diaries

Diary of William R. Speid of Martins Bay 1870/71

1990

45

13

Diaries

James Flint: Journal kept by 'J.Flint' on board ship 'Silistria' on the outward passage to New Zealand 1860. Part 2

1976

18

16

Diaries

James Flint: Journal kept by 'J.Flint' on board ship 'Silistria' on the outward passage to New Zealand 1860. Part 2

1975

16

12

Diaries

James Flint: Journal kept by 'J.Flint' on board ship 'Silistria' on the outward passage to New Zealand.

1975

15

2

Diaries

Continuation of the diary of one of the pioneers of Martins Bay - Hugh McKenzie

1975

15

6

Directory

Otago Telephone Directory 1955:  Arrowtown

2006

76

31

Directory

Otago Telephone Directory 1955: Queenstown

2006

76

29

Directory 1874

Extract from 1874 Directory for Arrowtown

1969

44

18

Directory, Stones 1937

Stones Directory 1937:  Arrowtown, Arthurs Point, Glenorchy

2005

74

22

Directory, Stones 1937

Stones Directory 1937:  Queenstown & Skippers

2006

75

26

District Scheme

List of important items registered as being historical, scientific or special interest in the District Scheme

1981

27

13

Dolan, Bill

Annual Report and Financial Report 2010

2010

84

3

Dolan, Bill

Article: Paradise Regained: the restoration of Paradise House, by Bill Dolan

2010

84

13

Dolan, Bill

Report: 150th anniversary of arrival of Rees and von Tunzelmann in the Wakatipu 2010

2010

83

23

Dolan, Bill

Paradise Regained?' - history of the house and establishment of the Trust

2008

80

10

Dolan, Bill

In article: Trust-worthy Projects: Announcing  the Wakatipu Region Heritage Trust by Lewis Broadbent

2011

86

4

Dolan, Bill

Annual Report 2011 by Bill Dolan

2011

86

34

Douglas, Dr James

Frankton Cemetery Outing:  Dr. James Douglas by Roly Duff

2006

76

10

Douglas, James

A shareholder in the Wakatipu Steam Navigation Company 1878. Lake Shipping & Daniel McBride.

2001

67

11

Douglas, James

A shareholder in the Wakatipu Steam Shipping Company 1885. Lake Shipping & Daniel McBride.

2001

67

15

Douglas, Rosina

Obituary

1974

13

11

Doyle, Peter

Arrowtown Brass Bands: calendar talk

2015

94

20

Dramatic Society, Arrowtown

Calendar talk by Marion Borrell: Arrowtown Dramatic Society 1897. Also Algie family

2016

95

28

Drill Hall

Queenstown: Drill Hall Centennial. A history of the building which was purchased & demolished to make way for O'Connell's Hotel.

1987

38

2

Dudleys Cottage

Article: Butler or Dudley's Cottages: new uses in a new era

2012

88

19

Dumble, Jon

History of Skyline - calendar talk - Bob's Peak - Hylton Hensman - Ian Hamilton

2015

94

23

Duncan, Alfred

Quoted in article: But You Can't Eat Gold by Marion Borrell

2012

88

13

Duncan, Alfred

The History of the Wakatip: Alfred Duncan continues his narrative of his experiences at the Head of the Lake.

1974

14

6

Duncan, Alfred

Part 1 of the Reminiscences of Alfred Duncan, shepherd to the first runholder in the district, William Reese, author of the publication 'The Wakatipians'. 1861

1974

12

6

Duncan, Alfred

Old-time Echoes. Lake Wakatipu Goldfields. From a letter to the Editor of 'The Southern Cross', by Alfred H Duncan, author of the 'Wakatipians'.

1997

58

26

Dunstan Rush

Transport: Riches of the Gold Fields. Report by a carter to the Dunstan Rush

1989

42

18

Dwyer, Matt

Childhood: The Hanging of Matt Dwyer: Contributed by Keith Grant, Lake Hayes. An almost tragic end to a 'clod fight' at the lower shotover school 1884-5

1973

10

13

Dyson, Sarah

A Living History of Arrowtown Pioneering Personalities. Played by Loris Mills

2000

64

10

Early Queenstown

Account of the settlement and golden days of Queenstown. Text by Alan De La Mare.

1987

39


Earnslaw

T.S.S. 'Earnslaw', sails without any crew & a  brief history of other steamers on the lake

1966

1

5

Earnslaw

Minister of Transport to visit Queenstown to discuss proposals with regard to the future of the Earnslaw.

1968

3

10

Earnslaw

Account of the Excursion to Kingston & Beyond. To celebrate 90th Anniversary of T.S.S Earnslaw - 18 October 2002. By John Heenan

2002

69

13

Earnslaw

The T.S.S. Earnslaw of Lake Wakatipu. Contributed by Thomas Davidson, engineer for the Lake Steamer Service from 1930 - 1960

1973

11

12

Earnslaw TSS

Article: Salute to the TSS Earnslaw: centenarian Lady of the Lake by Marion Borrell

2012

88

21

Eckhardt, Charles

A history of Charles Eckhardt 1850 -1919. By Rex Austin

1994

53

13

Eckhardt, Charles

Article: Charles Eckhardt, Arrowtown miner, barber and tobacconist - and his headstone by Marion Borrell and Roger Grant

2016

96

25

Edith Cavell Bridge

Information provided by Mr Geofffrey Thornton of Wellington

1969

4

6

Edith Cavell Bridge

From a talk to Historical Society Members by Rupert Iles

1996

56

11

Education

Pioneer teachers of the Wakatipu: Sangster family, Macetown, Skippers, Bullendale

2013

90

3

Education

Lakes District Museum Education Programme

1997

59

31

Education

Article: Ever and Anon - Otago Girls High School expedition in 1894 from school mag of the time

2011

85

18

Education

First schools in the Wakatipu established in a rush. By Danny Knudson.

2006

77

14

Education Trust Scholarship

Establishment of Margaret Templeton Education Trust Scholarship

2008

78

11

Education, Catholic

The beginnings of Catholic education in the Wakatipu. By Danny Knudson.

2006

77

19

Eichardt's

Brief history of the building.

1985

35

13

Eichardt's

Brief history of Eichardts Hotel

1969

4

6

Eichardt's

Guests & Travel at Eichardts. By Raymond R. Timmins

1999

63

18

Eichardt, Albert

Albert Eichardt. By Alan De La Mare. Focus on financial aspect of Eichardts Hotel.

1999

63

15

Eichardt, Albert

A shareholder in the Wakatipu Steam Navigation Company 1878. Lake Shipping & Daniel McBride.

2001

67

12

Eichardt, Herman Adolph Albert

Cemetery Walk - A walk around some of the more notable graves in Queenstown Cemetery

2004

72

20

Eichardt, Julia

Cemetery Walk - A walk around some of the more notable graves in Queenstown Cemetery

2004

72

21

Eichardt, Julia

A Virtual History: Julia Eichardt 1890 by Julia Bradshaw

1999

62

10

Elections

House of Representatives,1884. Wakatipu seat - J.T.M. Hornsby stood against Mr. T. Fergus

1984

32

2

Elections Queenstown & Arrowtown

First Elections in Queenstown and Arrowtown - a tale of two towns, by Marion Borrell

2017

97

32

Electricity

One Mile Powerhouse Restoration. Article details initial stages of the project. By Malcolm Boote.

2002

68

30

Electricity

The Day the Gasworks Blew Up. By Allan De La Mare

2001

66

17

Electricity

Turbine at the end of Bridge street Frankton originally supplied electricity to the mill & later pumped water to the hospital.

2006

76

7

Electricity

The Power Board with No Power. Contributed by W.P. Saunder

1981

27

9

Electricity

Queenstown Borough Council's Hydro-Electricity Supply. Describes the inauguration of the hydroscheme at The One Mile in 1924.

1991

47

6

Electricity

Queenstown Borough Council's Hydro-Electricity Supply. Describes the inauguration of the hydroscheme at The One Mile in 1924.

1991

47

6

Electricity

Phoenix Mine: Hydro-Electricity at the Phoenix Mine

1982

33

10

Electricity

Lighting Up Queenstown' by Alan De La Mare - hydro, gas and explosion

2008

80

12

Electricity

Phoenix Mine: Hydro-Electricity at the Phoenix Mine

1984

33

10

Electricity

Phoenix Mine: Newspaper extracts concerning events at the mine between 5 Feb1886 - Oct1886

1985

35

4

Elizabeth Meldrum Grant Hansen

Resident of Lake Johnson area by Rosslyn Munro

2013

90

19

Entertainment

Entertainment in Queenstown in the days of the gold rush.

1967

2

7

Entertainment

Arrowtown: Reminiscences of J.B. Thomson Senr. of the Golden Era of Song in Arrowtown. 1907-1912

1974

12

14

Evans, Frederick

A shareholder in the Wakatipu Steam Navigation Company 1878. Lake Shipping & Daniel McBride.

2001

67

12

Exploration

Into the High Country. Essay by Sally MacMillan. Winner of the William Rees Memorial Prize.

1993

50

2

Exploration

Climbing: Exploration & Climbing by Doug Knowles. A Brief History.

1973

10

8

Exploration

Climbing: An Article taken from the Otago Daily Times - 1896

1996

57

27

Exploration in Wakatipu

Donald Hay - Unheralded Hero: article includes Hay's account of his 1859 journey

2009

82

10

F. H. S.

Opening address to the NZ Federation of Historical Societies 20th Annual Conference, Queenstown. March 23 1991. By Mr G.J. Griffiths of Dunedin

1991

46

2

F. H. S.

3rd Annual Conference of the N.Z. Federation of Historical Societies

1974

12

3

F. H. S.

Annual Conference of Federation of Historical Societies 1976 - Turangi

1976

17

8

F. H. S.

Report on the Annual Conference of the New Zealand Federation of Historical Societies 1973

1973

10

2

F. H. S.

Annual Conference 1993 – Programme

1992

49

12

Fail, Arthur Drysdale

St Paul's Anglican Church Arrowtown & Arthur Drysdale Fail: By Rupert Iles

2001

66

5

Fairlight Station

A History of Fairlight Station written in February 1993, by Irene Adamson

1997

59

14

Farming

The Hum of the Threshing Mill. Contributed by Ron Gordon

1982

28

2

Farming

Jim Easton's bullock team, Gorge Road. Calendar talk by Alan Hamilton

2015

93

6

Farming

Article: Memories of Arranmore 1950-1974 by Mary Hansen

2011

86

11

Farming

Review of Bill McDonald's book: Queenstown's Farms and Sheep Stations: Families that farmed the land

2011

85

34

Farming - Cheese factory

Lake Hayes Cheese Factory - calendar talk by Gavin Jack

2014

91

28

Farming, Grain at Frankton

Article: Farming at Frankton over 140 Years: Arranmore by Marion Borrell

2011

86

7

Fashion

The Ladies – Fashion & Society Notes: Taken from The Lake County Press, December 8, 1882

1970

5

16

Fearnley, Laurence

Review of Edwin and Matilda by Laurence Fearnley

2008

78

21

Fenn, Joseph Cyprian

Cemetery Walk - A walk around some of the more notable graves in Queenstown Cemetery

2004

72

13

Fenn, Joseph Cyprian

Arcadia – Paradise

1995

55

11

Ferguson, Florence

Jim Childerstone writes of his families (Grandpa William B.O. Ferguson) link to the doctors house near Arrowtown where rumours of supernatural happenings have been reported over the years.

2001

67

21

Ferguson, Moriah

Who was Moriah of the Otago Goldfields? By Rita L Teele, Anne Maguire et al

2014

91

3

Ferguson, William B. O.

Jim Childerstone writes of his families (Grandpa William B.O. Ferguson) link to the doctors house near Arrowtown where rumours of supernatural happenings have been reported over the years.

2001

67

21

Ferry Hotel

Guesthouse(Circa 1872). New Owners refurbishment.

1997

59

24

Finn, Hugh

A shareholder in the Wakatipu Steam Navigation Company 1878. Lake Shipping & Daniel McBride.

2001

67

12

Fires

Fire at Queenstown Hospital, December 1894

1991

46

18

Fires

Kinloch Bush Fire January 1887

1987

38

7

Fires

Queenstown:  A Sequel to the Big Fire in 1882. By Alan De La Mare

1998

61

24

Firth family of Queenstown

Article: The Firths of 'Hullert': mixed fortunes in Marlborough and Queenstown by Marion Borrell

2016

96

18

Firth, Horatio Nelson

A History of Hulbert House (Tutuila). By Ted Sturt

2002

68

16

Flint, James

Diary: Journal kept by 'J.Flint' on board ship 'Silistria' on the outward passage to New Zealand 1860. Part 2

1975

16

12

Flint, James

Diary: Journal kept by 'J.Flint' on board ship 'Silistria' on the outward passage to New Zealand 1860. Part 2

1976

18

16

Flint, James

Diary: Journal kept by 'J.Flint' on board ship 'Silistria' on the outward passage to New Zealand 1860.

1975

15

2

Flint, Mr

Owned the farm on the Ladies mile known as 'Glenpanel'. Article concerns the Burning of Flint's Straw Sacks & is a sequel to the Hanging of Matt Dwyer incident.

1973

10

14

Flint, Mrs

Came out from England with Mr. & Mrs Rees. Short extract from an interview.

1973

11

4

Floods

The 1878 Floods

1978

21

9

Flour Mill

The Brunswick Flour Mill. By Rupert Iles

2006

76

6

Fortune, Bob

Mentioned in the letter to the Editor of 'The Southern Cross', by Alfred H Duncan.

1997

58

26

Fox, William

Who Discovered Gold In The Arrow? By Jemma Montagu. Prize winning Historiographical Esssay written for the W.G. Rees memorial Prize 2001

2001

67

25

Fox, William

A Living History of Arrowtown Pioneering Personalities. Played by Mike Lynch

2000

64

2

Fox, William

Gold in Them Thar Hills. A story of William Fox who discovered gold in the Arrow in 1862. By Rex Austin

1998

60

24

Fox, William

Article: Bill Fox and the fight at the Four Alls Hotel by Spike Broadbent

2012

88

6

Frankton

Article: Farming at Frankton over 140 Years: Arranmore by Marion Borrell

2011

86

7

Frankton

Cemetery: Article by Winston Craddock. Lighthearted visual description of the cemetery.

1971

7

9

Frankton

History of the Frankton Water Wheel. Originally worked the flour mill and then the Frankton Hospital

1972

9

22

Frankton

Frankton & Arrowtown Hospitals. A historical background to the hospitals & their evolving service.  By Mr G.T. Piercy, Deputy Chief Executive of the Southland Hospital Board.

1988

40

2

Frankton

Frankton Cemetery Walk. By Ray Clarkson, based on research by D.G.Jardine

2006

76

5

Frankton

Article: Memories of Arranmore 1950-1974 by Mary Hansen

2011

86

11

Frankton Wharf

Calendar talk by Marion Borrell

2014

91

28

Frankton, history

Article: 1870 Manse has Witnessed Transformation of Frankton by Marion Borrell

2011

86

22

French Farm, Frankton

Article: Farming at Frankton over 140 Years: Arranmore by Marion Borrell

2011

86

7

Fyfe, Catherine. I.

Article:Bullendale Showed the Way. Grandfather, Mr Fred Evans & father James Evans both managed the Phoenix Mine at Bullendale

1976

18

6

Galloway

Galloway Station Homestead.  

1995

54

3

Garston

Garston District. Early history of the area by Ron Gordon.

1982

30

26

Gas Works

The Day the Gasworks Blew Up. By Allan De La Mare

2001

66

17

Geary, Clive

Article: Joseph Cyprian Fenn 1954-1924

1995

55

12

Geisow, Franz  W. F.

Franz William Frederick Geisow: A Biography by Alan De La Mare

2003

70

11

Geisow, J. W. F.

Liquidator of the Wakatipu Steam Navigation Company 1881. Lake Shipping & Daniel McBride.

2001

67

13

Genty-Nott, Owen

Ambulance. Detailed account of the Skippers-Frankton Hospital Ambulance by Owen Genty-Nott

1991

47

12

Geological Reports

Gold report from 'The Geology of the Queenstown Subdivision, 1909': By James Park

1966

1

6

Geological Reports

Gold report from 'The Geology of the Queenstown Subdivision,1909': By James Park

1967

2

8

Ghosts

Strange Happenings Up In The Arrow: By Jim Childerstone. Ferguson family link to the doctors house near Arrowtown where rumours of supernatural happenings have been reported over the years.

2001

67

21

Gibbs, George

A shareholder in the Wakatipu Steam Shipping Company 1885. Lake Shipping & Daniel McBride.

2001

67

16

Gibbston

Bequest made to Lakes District Museum for the purpose of setting up a Gibston Display by Mrs Bessie jackson, (late of Oamaru) who originated from Gibston.Contributed by Anne Cook

1982

28

13

Gibbston

Gibbston Community Association initiative to tidy orchard at Rum Currie's hut

2008

80

13

Gibbston

Gibbston Trail signage at Rum Currie's Hut paid for by Society

2011

85

4

Glennie, M

Article: Bullendale – Prosperity to Oblivion.

1976

18

2

Glenorchy

Scheelite: Miners in The Clouds; The History of a Book, by Julia Bradshaw

1997

59

27

Glenorchy

Scheelite: Glenorchy Mining - Period of the 2nd World War,1940 -1945 by Jim E. Reid.

1973

11

5

Glenorchy

Scheelite: From a Milk Run in Leith Valley to Earnslaw Station.

1995

54

4

Glenorchy

Maori: Fragments of Pre-European History at the Head of Lake Wakatipu by A.M. Miller

1972

8

6

Glenorchy

Joseph Cyprian Fenn

1995

55

12

Glenorchy

The Road to Glenorchy, by Darrell McGregor.

1997

58

11

Glenorchy

The Glenorchy Scheelite Field. Contributed by Jim Reid

1973

10

4

Glenorchy

Milling: Cutting Totara Posts was no Picnic. By Darrell McGregor.

2001

66

19

Glenorchy

The Head of the Lake, by TJ Thompson. Continuation of the essay in Issue 54, page 4

1995

55

5

Glenorchy

Alpine Club & Glenorchy Hotels 1886. F.H. Daniel & T.Wilson. Liquor licenses refused, prosecution for sly-grogging.

1985

35

16

Glenorchy

Stones Directory 1937:  Arrowtown, Arthurs Point, Glenorchy

2005

74

22

Glenorchy

Scheelite Mining Glenorchy – July 1885

1985

35

14

Glenorchy

Lindsay Kennett: Paradise and Glenorchy sent forth a milliner, by Hilary Hunt

2017

97

13

Glenorchy

Glenorchy Mining. Period of the 2nd World War,1940 -1945 by Jim E. Reid.

1973

11

5

Glenorchy Races

Article: Glenorchy Races by Pat Paulin in Stories Behind 2012 Calendar Photos

2011

86

32

Glenpanel

Mary Hill:  'Burning of Flint's Straw Sacks'

1973

10

14

Glenpanel

Farm on the Ladies mile owned by Flint family. Article concerns the Burning of Flint's Straw Sacks & is a sequel to the Hanging of Matt Dwyer incident.

1973

10

14

Glenpanel

Mrs Flint: Came out from England with Mr & Mrs Rees. Short extract from an interview.

1973

11

4

Glenpanel

Mary Hill: Short extract from an interview with Mrs. Flint

1973

11

4

Gold

Gold report from 'The Geology of the Queenstown Subdivision,1909': By James Park

1966

1

6

Gold

Wakatipu: Gold report from 'The Geology of the Queenstown Subdivision,1909': By James Park

1967

2

8

Gold

Sources of information on Otago Goldfields History. Contributed by Peter Chandler

1980

25

2

Gold discoveries

Duncan, Alfred

1997

58

26

Gold heist

Hard-done horse hobbles 1870 Clyde gold heist by Alan De La Mare

2006

77

11

Gold Report

Gold report from 'The Geology of the Queenstown Subdivision,1909': By James Park

1966

1

6

Gold Report

1909: Gold report from 'The Geology of the Queenstown Subdivision,1909': By James Park

1967

2

8

Gold Returns

Macetown 1883

1985

34

6

Gold-rush announcement

Facsimile of Invercargill Times, 25 November 1862

2012

88

4

Golden Canyon

Book Review: Story of the Skippers Road & the Shotover Valley by F.Craddock

1973

10

18

Goldfields

Goldfield Snippets

1969

4

7

Goldfields Park

Report on reasons for establishing a Goldfields Park covering the town site of Macetown & Twelve Mile quartz mining area.

1973

10

15

Goldfields Park

Otago Goldfields Historic Park

1975

16

19

Goldfields Park

Outlining the establishment of a Goldfields Park. Part 2

1976

18

12

Goldfields supplies

Article: But You Can't Eat Gold by Marion Borrell

2012

88

13

Goldminers

Article: Bill Fox and the fight at the Four Alls Hotel by Spike Broadbent

2012

88

6

Goldrush

Arrow: Gold in Them Thar Hills. A story of William Fox who discovered gold in the Arrow in 1862. By Rex Austin

1998

60

24

Goldrushes

The Second Gold Rush: The depression sparked off another gold rush…

1987

38

8

Goodwin, Elizabeth

Photograph of the Bank of New Zealand at Maori Point,1863. Is that John Edwin Goodwin?

1998

60

22

Goodwin, Thomas

Photograph of the Bank of New Zealand at Maori Point,1863. Is that John Edwin Goodwin?

1998

60

22

Gordon, Ron

Thoughts on a Queenstown Sunset by Ron Gordon

1993

50

11

Gordon, Ron

A story of the Nevis: The New Cook

1971

7

11

Gordon, Ron

Article: The Hum of the Threshing Mill

1982

28

2

Gordon, Ron

Article: Garston District. Early history of the area.

1982

30

26

Government Departments

Railways (from the article Lake Shipping & Daniel McBride)

2001

67

19

Government Departments

Tourist and Health Resorts (from the article Lake Shipping & Daniel McBride)

2001

67

18

Government Departments

Railways (from the article Lake Shipping & Daniel McBride)

2001

67

18

Govt Tourist Dept

Visit of Government Tourist & publicity Survey Team to Queenstown

1966

1

7

Grace's Folly

Originally called 'Hawk's Head',  built in the 1880's for local solicitor Mr W Turton

1972

8

13

Grace, Thomas

Goldminer with a claim on the Shotover who was involved in an expensive court case. Commonly believed that the legal costs financed the building of 'Hawk's Head'or 'Graces Folly'.

1972

8

13

Grant, J.

President's Report 1969

1969

4

1

Grant, J.

President's Report

1970

5

1

Grant, Keith

Article: The Hanging of Matt Dwyer.

1973

10

13

Greenstone Valley

The Routeburn & Greenstone. A sequence of Events. Prepared by the Editor for the Routeburn Walk Limited Guides.

1998

61

10

Grey, Sir George

Governor: Sir George Grey's Comes to Queenstown. (1867) By Alan De La Mare

2005

73

8

Griffiths, G. J.

Opening address to the NZ Federation of Historical Societies 20th Annual Conference, Queenstown. March 23 1991.

1991

46

2

Griffiths, G. J.

Principal Speaker at the official unveiling of Monument to William Gilbert Rees. Author of 'King Wakatip'

1978

20

4

Griffiths, G. J.

Letter - Postal Services

1986

37

8

Griffiths, G. J.

Opening address to the NZ Federation of Historical Societies 20th Annual Conference, Queenstown. March 23 1991.

1991

46

2

H. P. T.

Historic Places Trust Forms a New Branch in Queenstown Lakes District, by Neil Fuge.

1997

58

24

Haigh, J Bryant

The Otago Armed Constabulary Badge of Merit. By J.Bryant Haigh

2006

75

18

Hakitekura

Three Memorials in the Queenstown Gardens - by Marion Borrell

2014

91

31

Hallenstein, Bendix

Bendix Hallenstein, 1835 –1905. Mayor of Queenstown for 3 terms. Built Thurlby Domain – 1870. By Sarah Sheehy.

1988

40

12

Hallenstein, Bendix

A Virtual History: By Rupert Iles

1999

62

15

Hallenstein, Bendix

Essay by David Smith. Winner of the William Rees Memorial Prize.

1986

36

6

Hallenstein, Bendix

A shareholder in the Wakatipu Steam Navigation Company 1878. Lake Shipping & Daniel McBride.

2001

67

12

Hallenstein, Bendix

In Article: The Trees of Thurlby Domain by Marion Borrell

2011

85

15

Hamilton House

A Family Venture1904 -1971: History of the private hotel / guest house.

1971

7

17

Hamilton, Alan

Jim Easton's bullock team, Gorge Road. Calendar talk

2015

93

6

Hamilton, Barbara

12 Anglesea St, Arrowtown

2008

79

6

Hamilton, Bruce

Article: Historic Trees in the Wakatipu Basin. A detailed list of trees recorded in the area.

1995

55

16

Hamilton, Bruce

Tribute to Bruce Hamilton by Ray Clarkson

2011

86

41

Hamilton, Bruce

Article: Historic Trees of the Queenstown Basin.

1992

48

2

Hamilton, J.

Obituary

1975

16

10

Hanan, Ralph

Lakes District Hospitals, Frankton. Calendar talk

2015

93

6

Hanan, Ralph

Rees St in the 1878 Flood - calendar talk

2014

91

26

Hanley, John (Jack)

In Defence of Jack Hanley's Name by Marion Borrell

2014

91

22

Hansen, Charlie & Mabel

Article: Memories of Arranmore 1950-1974 by Mary Hansen

2011

86

11

Hansen, Charlie & Mabel

Article: Farming at Frankton over 140 Years: Arranmore by Marion Borrell

2011

86

7

Hansen, Evan & Mary

Article: Farming at Frankton over 140 Years: Arranmore by Marion Borrell

2011

86

7

Hansen, Evan & Mary

Article: Memories of Arranmore 1950-1974 by Mary Hansen

2011

86

11

Hansen, Mary

Article: Memories of Arranmore 1950-1974 by Mary Hansen

2011

86

11

Hansen, Mary

The Brunswick Flour Mill - Addendum as related by Mrs Mary Hansen, Arranmore

2006

76

8

Hare, John

A shareholder in the Wakatipu Steam Navigation Company 1878. Lake Shipping & Daniel McBride.

2001

67

11

Harper, John Chitty

A Wet Bishop: Tale about John Chitty Harper, an early victorian bishop who nearly lost his life fording the Mataura River in September 1857.

1983

31

18

Harvey, Hugh & Elizabeth

In Gibbston Trail signage at Rum Currie's Hut paid for by Society

2011

85

4

Haworth, Frank Marsden

Speech delivered at the unveiling of the statue of William Gilbert Rees.

2001

66

25

Hay, Donald

Donald Hay - Unheralded Hero: detailed article by Danny Knudson

2009

82

10

Hayes, Bully

Article: Bully Hayes Remarkable Scoundrel or Much Maligned by Danny Knudson

2010

83

12

Health

Nurse Elizabeth (Stella) Poole.  A story written on part of Miss Pooles working life. She was assisted with the writing by Irene Adamson. Miss Poole died 26 March 2002.

2002

69

15

Heckler, Denise

Calendar Talk: Dr J.B. Thomson outside the Royal Oak hotel c1900

2016

95

25

Heckler, Denise

Ivy Ritchie, Arrowtown Town Clerk

2014

92

14

Heckler, Denise

Arrowtown Chinese settlement and stores - calendar talk - Ah Wak, Ah Lum

2014

92

27

Heckler, Denise

Article: Justine Waldman, an unusual Arrowtowner

2013

89

20

Heenan, John

Article: Stone Lined Water Race, 18 Hallenstein Street.

2002

68

9

Heffernan, Fergie

QHS field trip to Glenorchy: "Mr Heffernan's lively commentary gave us an insight into the lives of past generations of settlers, including the Maories…"

1973

10

9

Heritage issues

Editorial: On Heritage and Fragility - after Chch earthquake 22.1.11 by Marion Borrell

2011

85

3

Hicks, Thomas

Member of J.W. Robertson & Co, a syndicate formed to establish a sawmill at the Greenstone River. (from the article Lake Shipping & Daniel McBride)

2001

67

9

Hicks, Thomas

A shareholder in the Wakatipu Steam Shipping Company 1885. Lake Shipping & Daniel McBride.

2001

67

15

Hicks, Thomas

Thomas Hicks 1827-1911. By Alan De La Mare

1998

61

7

Hicks, Thomas

Member of J.W. Robertson & Co, a syndicate formed to establish a sawmill at the Greenstone River. (from the article Lake Shipping & Daniel McBride)

2001

67

14

Hicks, Thomas

Cemetery Walk - A walk around some of the more notable graves in Queenstown Cemetery

2004

72

23

High Country

Into the High Country. Essay by Sally MacMillan. Winner of the William Rees Memorial Prize.

1993

50

2

Historic Buildings

A History of Hulbert House (Tutuila). By Ted Sturtistory

2002

68

16

Historic Buildings

Nil Desperandum - 2 York Street Queenstown. A brief history of the house built by Philip Waldmann, a German stonemason, in 1877.

2002

68

11

Historic Buildings

Frederick Daniel's Stone House - 47 Hallenstein Street: By Cicely Morrison

2002

68

13

Historic Buildings

One Rock Built Queenstown's Post Office: from an article in Otago Daily Times April 2002

2002

69

28

Historic Buildings

Queenstown Post Office redevelopment. An explanation of the Historical Society's position in regards the proposed redevelopment.

2002

68

23

Historic Buildings

Kaiweka: 66 Hallenstein Street.  By Ray Clarkson

2002

68

14

Historic Buildings

Tutuila: A History of Hulbert House. By Ted Sturt

2002

68

16

Historic Buildings

St. Joseph's Church and nearby convent. By Michael Lynch

2002

68

8

Historic Sites

Transit of Venus - 1874 Observatory & site, Melbourne Street Queenstown. By Rupert Iles

2002

68

4

History

Queenstown and Districy Historical Society History. 1965 - 2005 By Irene Adamson

2005

74

8

History

Queenstown: Macdonald family history & early years in Queenstown. Contributed by Betty Macdonald.

1986

36

12

Holidaymakers

Exhibition at Museum - Cribbies  'Our Piece of Paradise' 1940s-1980s

2008

80

20

Homer, William Henry

Cemetery Walk - A walk around some of the more notable graves in Queenstown Cemetery

2004

72

11

Homeward Bound Battery

A history of the homeward bound battery, early mining equipment & gold recovery techniques.

1984

33

4

Honorary Life Membership

Awarded to Neil Clayton in 2015

2016

95

37

Horn, Ruth

Granddaughter of John Aspinall, born at Skippers and present when the Shotover Bridge at Skippers was opened.

1982

33

11

Hornsby, J. T. M.

Election of in 1884.  J.T.M. Hornsby stood unsuccessfully against Mr. T. Fergus

1984

32

2

Hospital

Frankton: Fire at Queenstown Hospital, December 1894

1991

46

18

Hospital

Frankton & Arrowtown Hospitals. A historical background to the hospitals & their evolving service.  By Mr G.T. Piercy, Deputy Chief Executive of the Southland Hospital Board.

1988

40

2

Hospital

Fire at Queenstown Hospital, December 1894

1991

46

18

Hospital

Frankton & Arrowtown Hospitals. A historical background to the hospitals & their evolving service.  By Mr G.T. Piercy, Deputy Chief Executive of the Southland Hospital Board.

1988

40

2

Hospitals

Lakes District Hospitals, Frankton. Calendar talk by Ralph Hanan

2015

93

6

Hotel Mount Earnslaw, Glenorchy

Pat Paulin calendar talk. Owners include Birley, Knowles

2015

94

13

Hotel, Prince of Wales Atn

Article: Bully Hayes Remarkable Scoundrel or Much Maligned by Danny Knudson

2010

83

12

Hotels

Cardrona Hotel: Historical perspective included in the application for Resource Consent by Sarah Scott, Architect, for additions & alterations in October 1999

2000

65

8

Hotels

List of hotels that operated in Queenstown during the gold rush days.

1985

34

19

Hotels

Alpine Club & Glenorchy Hotels 1886. F.H. Daniel & T.Wilson. Liquor licenses refused, prosecution for sly-grogging.

1985

35

16

Hotels

Mountaineer Hotel  Snippet - from the Queenstown Review of July 1967

1977

19

16

Hotels

Ferry Hotel - Guesthouse(Circa 1872). New Owners refurbishment.

1997

59

24

Hotels

Brief history of Eichardts Hotel

1969

4

6

Hotels

Mountaineer. Owned by Michael John Malaghan. Contributed by A.J. De La Mare

1986

36

2

Hotels

Antrim Arms Hotel: Description & history.

1967

2

3

Hotels

Welcome Home Hotel, Skippers Rd, Long Gully Hotel by Danny Knudson

2014

91

29

Hotels

The story of Rebecca Bond. Early pioneer of Queenstown. Licensee of The Mountaineer Hotel. Article by Michelle Ruddenklau (researched by Julia Bradshaw)

1999

62

12

Hotels

Ferry Hotel, Lower Shotover, from calendar talk by Kevin and Glenys Reynolds

2015

93

5

Hotels

Eichardt's: Guests & Travel at Eichardts. By Raymond R. Timmins

1999

63

18

Hotels

Queenstown: Licensing Records for the late 1880's

1990

44

15

Hotels

Eichardt's Hotel. Brief history of the building which includes electric lighting installed throughout the hotel in 1886

1985

35

13

Hotels

Talk: New Orleans Hotel, Arrowtown 1901 by Marion Borrell at 2012 calendar launch

2012

87

10

Hotels

Victoria Bridge Hotel. By Alan De La Mare

2000

65

5

Hotels: Royal Oak, Arrowtown

Calendar talk: Dr J.B. Thomson outside the Royal Oak hotel c1900 by Denise Heckler

2016

95

25

Hotop's Rise

Hotop's Rise. Photographs with captions

2006

75

20

Hotop, Lewis

Queenstown Apothecary 1870. Mayor of Queenstown for 7 years.

1993

51

7

Houses

10 Anglesea St, Arrowtown

2008

79

10

Houses

Polson's Hut – Morven Hills Station. By Max Snow

2000

65

25

Houses

The 'Colonel's House' Walter Peak. By Miss Jessie MacKenzie, daughter of Col. Peter MacKenzie.

1977

19

12

Houses

Kaiweka: 66 Hallenstein Street.  By Ray Clarkson

2002

68

14

Houses

Hamilton House 1904 -1971: A Family Venture.

1971

7

17

Houses

Hulbert House. Tutuila. Detailed history.

1983

29

Suppl ement

Houses

A History of Hulbert House (Tutuila). By Ted Sturt

2002

68

16

Houses

12 Anglesea St, Arrowtown

2008

79

6

Houses

Tutuila: A History of Hulbert House. By Ted Sturt

2002

68

16

Houses

Demolition of an old house, built by Edward T. Wing,  that stood on the corner of Shotover & Beach Streets.

1967

2

11

Houses

Nil Desperandum - 2 York Street Queenstown. A brief history of the house built by Philip Waldmann, a German stonemason, in 1877.

2002

68

11

Houses

Six cottages - infromation from current owners prepared for Society excursion

2008

79

4

Houses

Grace's Folly: Originally called 'Hawk's Head',  built in the 1880's for local solicitor Mr W Turton

1972

8

13

Houses

Old Convent, 21 Anglesea St, Arrowtown

2008

79

14

Houses

Kawarau Station

1994

53

15

Housing

Article DIY Real Estate: the first housing shortage in the Wakatipu by Marion Borrell

2016

96

11

Hulbert House

Tutuila. A detailed history.

1983

29

Suppl ement

Hulbert House

A History of Hulbert House. By Ted Sturt

2002

68

16

Hulbert House

Article: The Firths of 'Hullert': mixed fortunes in Marlborough and Queenstown by Marion Borrell

2016

96

18

Hunt, Hilary

Lindsay Kennett: Paradise and Glenorchy sent forth a milliner

2017

97

13

Hyland, Margaret

Article: Saint Mary (MacKillop) of the Cross - on her canonisation.  By Margaret Hyland

2010

84

32

Iles, Edward James

Edward James Iles. By Raymond R Timmins

1999

63

14

Iles, Rupert

Article: Transit of Venus - 1874 Observatory & site, Melbourne Street Queenstown.

2002

68

4

Iles, Rupert

History of Arrowtown RSA

2009

81

8

Iles, Rupert

Cemetery Walk 2004

2004

72

6

Iles, Rupert

The Edith Cavell Bridge. From a talk to Historical Society Members.

1996

56

11

Iles, Rupert

Historical Society Annual Report 1999

1999

63

1

Iles, Rupert

President's Report 2001

2001

67

3

Iles, Rupert

Annual Report for Quenstown & Districts Historical Society November 2000

2000

65

1

Iles, Rupert

St Paul's Anglican Church Arrowtown & Arthur Drysdale Fail

2001

66

5

Iles, Rupert

Article: The Brunswick Flour Mill.

2006

76

6

Iles, Rupert & Teele, Rita

Article: Memorial stained glass windows of St Paul's Anglican Church, Arrowtown

2010

83

24

Industry

1886 –The erecting of a flour mill by Messrs Robertson & Hallenstein at Frankton.

1968

3

8

Ings, Edward

First schools in the Wakatipu established in a rush. Appointed teacher of the first school in Arrowtown 1864.

2006

77

14

Invincible Mine

Rees Valley

1985

34

21

Jack, Gavin

QDHS 2016 Financial Annual report

2016

96

33

Jack, Gavin

Calendar talk - Procession in Queenstown 1897 for Queen Victoria's Jubilee

2015

94

25

Jack, Gavin

Annual Financial Report 2015 of QDHS

2015

94

33

Jack, Gavin

Annual Financial Report 2011 by Gavin Jack

2011

86

38

Jack, Gavin

QHS Annual Financial Report 2014

2014

92

33

Jack, Gavin

Talk: The Kawarau Bridge or 'bungy bridge' - at launch of 2013 calendar

2012

88

31

Jack, Gavin

Robert Pritchard's Store, Buckingham St, Arrowtown. Calendar talk

2015

93

10

Jack, Gavin

Lake Hayes Cheese Factory - calendar talk

2014

91

28

James, Philip Maurice

Speech: Opening of Cairn Commemorating the Life of Thomas Tobin 1831-1882.

1998

61

19

Jardine, Cap &Jessie

In article: 1870 Manse has Witnessed Transformation of Frankton by Marion Borrell

2011

86

22

Jardine, DG Cap

Article Kea in the High Country- from pest to threatened species by Marion Borrell

2016

96

4

Jardine, Jessie

The Brunswick Flour Mill - Addendum as related by Mrs Jessie Jardine

2006

76

7

Jean Malapas

Obituary

2003

71

9

Jenkins, Alan & Kath

Old Convent, 21 Anglesea St, Arrowtown

2008

79

14

Jenkins, William

A shareholder in the Wakatipu Steam Navigation Company 1878. (from the article Lake Shipping & Daniel McBride)

2001

67

11

Johnston, Helen Harriet

An enquiry from Mr. P. F North of Exeter, England.

1997

58

20

Johnstone, Nellie

Reminiscences of her Macetown childhood & teenage years.

1980

25

21

Johnstone, Nellie

Macetown: Mrs Nellie Johnstone describes life as a widow in Arrowtown in the early 1900's

1981

27

7

Jopp family

Calendar talk: Dr J.B. Thomson outside the Royal Oak hotel c1900 by Denise Heckler

2016

95

25

Jopp, Catherine

A Living History of Arrowtown Pioneering Personalities. Played by Ray & Mary Lines.

2000

64

12

Jopp, John

A shareholder in the Wakatipu Steam Navigation Company 1878. (from the article Lake Shipping & Daniel McBride)

2001

67

12

Jopp, John Lumsden

A Living History of Arrowtown Pioneering Personalities. Played by Ray & Mary Lines.

2000

64

11

Journalism

Review of Irene Adamson's  'The Heart of the Queenstown Lakes District'

2008

80

21

Kaiweka

Historic House: 66 Hallenstein Street.  By Ray Clarkson

2002

68

14

Kawarau Falls

Boyes: Kawarau Falls - An extension of the  Boyes history at Kawarau Falls. Courier Issue 12, pge 8.

1975

15

10

Kawarau Falls

Damming of the Kawarau: …the only time it was done successfully it was by accident.

1991

46

9

Kawarau Falls

Kawarau Falls Homestead: Owned by the Boyes Bros. History of the family by Peter Chandler

1974

12

8

Kawarau Falls

The Kawarau Falls Bridge. By Raymond R Timmins

1998

61

17

Kawarau Falls

The Kawarau Falls Bridge by Ray Clarkson

1996

56

2

Kawarau Falls Dam & Bridge

Article by Ray Clarkson, reprinted from Issue 56, 1996

2017

97

23

Kawarau Falls Station

The Brunswick Flour Mill - Addendum as related by Mrs Jessie Jardine

2006

76

7

Kawarau Falls Station

By George Singleton, calendar talk

2014

92

22

Kawarau Gorge

Roaring Meg and Gentle Annie: research into the naming of the Roaring Meg and Gentle Annie streams :

1972

9

15

Kawarau River

Shooting the rapids: Article from the Southland Times, February 1922, tells of experiences at Kawarau Falls.

1975

15

8

Kawarau River

The Kawarau Falls Bridge by Ray Timmins

1996

56

7

Kawarau Station

Homestead – Visited by Society in April 1993

1994

53

15

Kea

Article Kea in the High Country- from pest to threatened species by Marion Borrell

2016

96

4

Kennett, Lindsay

Paradise and Glenorchy sent forth a milliner, by Hilary Hunt

2017

97

13

Kerr, Barbara

Helen Ewing-Mackie-Thomas, pioneer on the Crown Terrace

2014

91

19

Key, Ray

Closeburn Station. By Mrs Margaret Buckham (née McGrath)

2001

67

29

Kincaid and McQueen

Ship Builders: A shareholder in the Wakatipu Steam Navigation Company 1878. (from the article Lake Shipping & Daniel McBride)

2001

67

12

Kingston

Account of the Excursion to Kingston & Beyond. To celebrate 90th Anniversary of T.S.S Earnslaw - 18 October 2002. By John Heenan

2002

69

13

Kingston

Article: Memories of the Kingston Road construction by Joan Cooke

2011

85

21

Kingston

Article: Kingston Memories from 1930s and roadbuilding, by Joan Cooke

2010

83

8

Kingston

Cemetery: Copy of Register of Burials, Kingston Cemetery

1975

15

13

Kingston Road

Article: Bluff, Sweat and Tears: the Story of the Kingston Road, by Danny Knudson

2010

84

18

Kingston Road

Incident: Negotiating the Kingston Road 1950s, by Brian Bayley

2010

84

25

Kinloch

Bush Fire January 1887

1987

38

7

Kinloch accommodation & wharf1880

Neville Bryant - family history, lake shipping, tourism - calendar talk

2013

90

29

Kirke, John Ambrose

Marriage to Isabella Pringle White of Oban

1984

32

6

Kirkpatrick, Barbara

Lake Kirkpatrick: History of the Kirkpatrick Family contributed by Peter Chandler

1989

42

2

Kirkpatrick, James

Closeburn Station. By Mrs Margaret Buckham (née McGrath)

2001

67

29

Kirkpatrick, James

Lake Kirkpatrick: History of the Kirkpatrick Family contributed by Peter Chandler

1989

42

2

Kirkpatrick, Thomas

Lake Kirkpatrick: History of the Kirkpatrick Family contributed by Peter Chandler

1989

42

2

Kirkpatrick, Thomas

Closeburn Station. By Mrs Margaret Buckham (née McGrath)

2001

67

29

Knowles, D

Article: Climbing: Exploration & Climbing. A Brief History.

1973

10

8

Knowles, Elizabeth

Frankton Cemetery Outing: Elizabeth Knowles by Barbara Hamilton

2006

76

12

Knudson, Danny

First schools in the Wakatipu established in a rush. History of the first schools in Arrowtown & Queenstown

2006

77

14

Knudson, Danny

Article: Lake Hayes or Hay's Lake

2010

83

20

Knudson, Danny

Welcome Home Hotel, Skippers Rd, Long Gully Hotel - calendar talk

2014

91

29

Knudson, Danny

Pioneer teachers of the Wakatipu: Sangster family, Macetown, Skippers, Bullendale

2013

90

3

Knudson, Danny

Article: Call the Doctor: early medical practice in the Wakatipu

2013

89

13

Knudson, Danny

The beginnings of Catholic education in the Wakatipu

2006

77

19

Knudson, Danny

Article: Bluff, Sweat and Tears: the Story of the Kingston Road

2010

84

18

Knudson, Danny

About 'Skippers - tragedy and triumph'

2016

95

38

Knudson, Danny

Donald Hay - Unheralded Hero: article includes Hay's account of his 1859 journey

2009

82

10

Knudson, Danny

Article: Bully Hayes Remarkable Scoundrel or Much Maligned by Danny Knudson

2010

83

12

Knudson, Danny

Tourism to Skippers - calendar talk

2014

92

20

Lake County Council

Article Kea in the High Country- from pest to threatened species by Marion Borrell

2016

96

4

Lake Hayes

Article: Lake Hayes or Hay's Lake by Danny Knudson

2010

83

20

Lake Hayes

The Loose Box' - the peacock residence, Lake Hayes. History supplied by Mr Keith Grant to support the application to have this building registered as a historical building.

1981

27

3

Lake Hayes

Lake Hayes, As It Was: One-time Lake Hayes resident reminisces on earlier days of the sub-division, half a century ago. By Jim Childerstone.

2000

65

22

Lake Hayes

Donald Hay - Unheralded Hero: detailed article by Danny Knudson

2009

82

10

Lake Hayes Cheese Factory

Calendar talk by Gavin Jack

2014

91

28

Lake Hayes Harvesting

1905 and 2014, by Marion Borrell - calendar talk, grain, Threepwood farm

2014

92

19

Lake Kirkpatrick

Lake Kirkpatrick: History of the Kirkpatrick Family contributed by Peter Chandler

1989

42

2

Lake Lodge of Ophir

By Alan De La Mare. History of the building.

1999

62

9

Lake Wakatip Mail

William Warren, Journalist 1833 - 1900. By Alan De La Mare.

1996

57

19

Lake Wakatip Mail

Compilation: 100 Years Ago in the Wakatip Mail, 1910, by Danny Knudson

2010

84

26

Lakes District

The 1930's Depression in the Lakes District; To what extent did the depression affect life in the Lakes District. By Andrea King

1989

42

9

Lakes District

To what extent did the depression affect life in the Lakes District. By Andrea King. Continued from Issue 42,page 9

1989

43

5

Lakes District

District Scheme: List of important items registered as being historical, scientific or special interest in the District Scheme

1981

27

13

Lakes District Museum

Photograph of staff & committee members during Arrowtown Autumn Festival.

2002

68

37

Lakes District Museum

Lakes District Museum Education Programme

1997

59

31

Land Sales

The Sale of Queenstown. By Alan De La Mare

2002

68

32

Laurel Bank

The Changing Face of a Town: Laurel Bank Tree-felling.

2005

74

14

Laurel Bank guest house

Marion Borrell - calendar talk, tourism

2013

90

33

Lawrence

Society expedition to Lawrence 2009, reported by Cicely Morrison

2009

81

6

Lee, Robert

Robert Lee, 1849 -1911. Farmer, Businessman

1996

56

18

Legal

Appeal to the Environment Court: Letter concerning the Ngai Tahu Appeal by Malcolm Boote.

2003

70

3

Lewis Frances

Letitia Tobin: 55 Years in the Arrow District

2014

91

16

Libraries

Queenstown Library 1965 - 1971: A resume of the drama of saving the Old Stone Library from demolition by Mrs A.M. Miller

1971

6

4

Libraries

Fighting Fund: Statement of receipts & Expenditure during the campaign to save the Old Stone Library.

1967

2

2

Libraries

Gladys Carter - Grandfather (George Richard Bishop)helped build the old library

1971

6

14

Libraries

Barbara Lewis, Librarian at Queenstown 1926 - 31.

1971

6

16

Libraries

Mayor's Message

1971

6

2

Libraries

Comment from the present librarian, Grace Ratcliff: 1869 - 1971

1971

6

3

Libraries

Malaghan Library: Inaugural address by Mr. F.W.G. Miller, Journalist & Lakes District Historian. May 1, 1971

1971

7

5

Libraries

President's Message

1971

6

2

Libraries

Queenstown History - Letters from Gladys Carter

1971

6

14

Libraries

Librarians Report 1959

1971

6

17

Libraries

Finance: Wakatip Mail Sept 22, 1876. A report of a deputation from the library Committee to the Borough Council.

1971

6

13

Libraries

The Old Stone Library: Material collected about the library

1971

6

11

Libraries

Trees of Justice: Giant Sequoia trees at the Library corner.

1971

6

18

Libraries

History of Queenstown Library

1970

5

9

Limestone

Bob's Cove Limestone Quarry

1970

5

14

Lion

"Lion" by Ray Clarkson. A record of the boat 'Lion', commissioned by Mackenzie Family of Walter Peak Station.

2000

64

27

Living Conditions

Story of unnamed Scotsman in the 1920's who found work at Nokomai with an old man who sluiced a terrace. Details the daily routine & environment. More detailed than previous version. Contributed by Wallace Baillie.

1991

46

16

Long Gully

Sports Day 1911. From the Wakatip Mail 17 March.

1996

56

28

Low, Thomas Champion

Low & McGregor: Owners of Burwood & Mararoa stations. Family tree & history.

1973

10

17

Low, Thomas Constable

Low & McGregor: Owners of Burwood & Mararoa stations. Family tree & history.

1973

10

17

Lower Shotover

The Lower Shotover Bridge by Marjorie Swan

1996

56

5

Luckie, Lel

A Seffer Recollection'. Reminiscences of the Seffer family by Pat Bleakley & Lel Luckie

1993

51

8

Lusk, Alan and Sally

In article: Memorial stained glass windows in St Paul's Anglican Church, Arrowtown, by Rita Teele & Rupert Iles

2010

83

24

Lynch, Lawrence Gerald

Obituary

1997

59

21

Lynch, Michael

Article: Lawrence Gerard Lynch.

1997

59

21

Lynch, Michael

St. Joseph's Church and nearby convent. By Michael Lynch

2002

68

8

Lynch, Mike

Flourmill Suddenly an Issue. Last remnants of the Wakatipu Basin as the Granary of Otago are in the balance. Contributed by Mike Lynch

2006

75

21

Lynch, Mike

Article: Queenstown Post Office.

2002

68

25

Macdonald Angus

First engineer on the Earnslaw at the time of its launching..  

1986

36

12

Macetown

Calendar talk: Construction of the Macetown Road by Fran O'Connor

2016

95

30

Macetown

Gold returns 1883

1985

34

6

Macetown

Premier Mine: Quartz mining in the Wakatipu area 1886

1985

35

14

Macetown

A condensed history of the proposed park

1988

41

13

Macetown

Johnstone, Nellie: Describes life as a widow in Arrowtown in the early 1900's

1981

27

7

Macetown

A description of mining activity & mines in the area. Contributed by A.J.D.

1983

29

28

Macetown

Photograph - A farewell party at Macetown c1910

1998

61

26

Macetown

Homeward Bound Battery

1984

33

4

Macetown

The Twelve Mile Apostles: Edward Callaghan was the king of the Twelve Mile Apostles.

1983

31

20

Macetown

1884 saw a falling off of mining activity.

1984

32

3

Macetown

1874 Directory

1990

44

17

Macetown

Gold Mining At Macetown. Contributed by Allan De La Mare.

1982

28

15

Macetown

Johnstone, Nellie: Reminiscences of her Macetown childhood & teenage years.

1980

25

21

Macetown in 1897

Danny Knudson, calendar talk - painting by Graham Brinsley

2013

90

32

Macetown Mines

Macetown. A description of mining activity & mines in the area.1882

1983

29

28

Macetown Road

Talk: Macetown Road by Ben Saunders at launch of 2012 calendar

2012

87

7

MacKenzie, Colonel P

Mt Creighton Station: History written by the late Colonel Peter McKenzie of Walter Peak Station, about 1935, supplied by his daughter Jessie MacKenzie

1980

25

8

Mackenzie, Hugh

Cemetery Walk - A walk around some of the more notable graves in Queenstown Cemetery

2004

72

24

MacKenzie, Jessie

The McKenzies' owned & operated Walter Peak Station.

1983

29

20

MacKenzie, Jessie

Corrections to her previous article, Issue 31, pge 7& notes that she recently passed away.

1984

32

5

MacKenzie, Jessie

Daughter of Col. Peter MacKenzie, Walter Peak.

1977

19

12

MacKenzie, Jessie

Mt Nicholas Station: Part 2 of Jesse Mackenzie's history of Walter Peak Station

1983

31

3

Mackie, Thomas, Helen

Helen Ewing-Mackie-Thomas, pioneer on the Crown Terrace by Barbara Kerr

2014

91

19

MacKillop, Mary

Article: Saint Mary (MacKillop) of the Cross - on her canonisation.  By Margaret Hyland

2010

84

32

Malaghan Family

Malaghan's Milk Bars

2009

81

15

Malaghan Family

Cemetery Walk - A walk around some of the more notable graves in Queenstown Cemetery

2004

72

19

Malaghan Library

Opening Address by Mr. F.W.G. Miller, Journalist & Lakes District Historian. May 1,1971

1971

7

5

Malaghan Library

Inaugural address by Mr. F.W.G. Miller, Journalist & Lakes District Historian. May 1,1971

1971

7

5

Malaghan, Michael J.

A shareholder in the Wakatipu Steam Navigation Company 1878. (from the article Lake Shipping & Daniel McBride)

2001

67

11

Malaghan, Michael John

Death of Michael John Malaghan - 18 April 1884. Brief history.

1984

32

4

Malaghan, Michael John

A Virtual History: Michael John Malaghan. 1882. By Wallace Chilton

1999

62

19

Malaghans

The Malaghans of Queenstown. Detailed history.

1986

37

11

Malcolm Boote

Annual Report for Quenstown & Districts Historical Society 2005

2006

75

3

Malcolm Boote

Talk: Buckingham St in 1905 at launch of 2012 calendar

2012

87

8

Malcolm Boote

Presidents Report

2005

73

4

Malpas, Jean

Article: The Southern Fiords. An account of a journey by Historical Society Members in September 1998

1999

63

4

Malthouse

Neil Clayton: Notes from an open letter to the Minister in Charge of the Tourist Hotel Corporation in regards the demolition of the Queenstown Malthouse

1978

21

3

Malthouse

Copy of the Ombudsman's report on the demolition of the Malthouse, Queenstown.

1979

22

2

Mamaru

Maori Place Names: Letter correcting mis-spelt place names and giving original meanings. – Manapouri to Manawapouri, 'the sorrowing heart'. Wakatipu to Whakatipua, 'to grow, expand, add on'

1971

7

17

Manders, Henry

Cemetery Walk - A walk around some of the more notable graves in Queenstown Cemetery

2004

72

28

Manders, Henry

Town Clerk Queenstown 1866

1994

52

15

Maori

Conversion to Christianity 1830-40. Essay by Rebecca Reid. Winner of the Rees Memorial Essay Prize 1984.

1985

34

2

Maori

Archaeology & Prehistory of the Upper Wakatipu region by Neville Ritchie

1980

25

13

Maori

Fragments of Pre-European History at the Head of Lake Wakatipu by A.M. Miller

1972

8

6

Maori

A Virtual History: Reko - Maori Chieftan by Rex Austin

1999

62

3

Maori

Place Names: Letter from Mamaru, an 83yr old Maori, correcting mis-spelt place names and giving original meanings.

1971

7

13

Maori

Appeal to the Environment Court: Letter concerning the Ngai Tahu Appeal by Malcolm Boote.

2003

70

3

Maori

Taranaki Wars. Essay by Simon Graham Wakatipu High School

1984

32

11

Maori

QLDC - approved Ngai Tahu development plan.

2004

72

5

Maori

Maori River & Ocean Going Craft in Southern NZ. From the Journal of the Polynesian Society, Sept 1969. Details 7 different craft.

1976

17

2

Maori - Hakitekura

Three Memorials in the Queenstown Gardens - by Marion Borrell

2014

91

33

Maori Point

Photograph of the Bank of New Zealand at Maori Point,1863. Is that John Edwin Goodwin?

1998

60

22

Mararoa Station

Low & McGregor: Owners of Burwood & Mararoa stations. Family tree & history.

1973

10

17

Marriage

Auburn, Stephen S. to Eliza Davies. Copy of Register of Marriage 1934

1974

14

8

Marriage

Davies, Eliza to Auburn, Stephen. Copy of Register of Marriage 1934

1974

14

8

Marriages

Kirke, John Ambrose of Mararoa to Isabella Pringle White of Oban

1984

32

6

Marryatt, Rosemary

Great Grand-daughter of William Gilbert Rees

2005

73

11

Martin's Bay

McKenzie, Hugh: Continuation of the diary of one of the pioneers of Martins Bay.

1975

15

6

Martin's Bay

McKenzie, Hugh: Diary 1928: The McKenzie family played a significant role in the Martins Bay settlement.

1974

14

9

Martin's Bay

Diary of William R. Speid of Martins Bay 1870/71. Continued from Issue 45, page 13

1991

46

19

Martin's Bay

McKenzie, Hugh: What has happened to Hughie & Malcolm? An excerpt from Lower Hollyford Museum records.

1979

23

9

Martin's Bay

McKenzie, Malcom: What has happened to Hughie & Malcolm? An excerpt from Lower Hollyford Museum records.

1979

23

9

Martin's Bay

Diary of William R. Speid of Martins Bay 1870/71

1990

45

13

Mary Hill

Glenpanel: Short extract from an interview with Mrs. Flint

1973

11

4

Mary Hill

Glenpanel: 'Burning of Flint's Straw Sacks'

1973

10

14

Mason, Kate

A shareholder in the Wakatipu Steam Shipping Co 1885. Lake Shipping & Daniel McBride.

2001

67

15

Masonic Lodges

Arrowtown's Masonic Lodge Restored

2009

81

18

Masons

Lake Lodge of Ophir

1999

62

9

Matakanui

Matakanui Outing. Notes from Graeme Anderson.

1997

58

22

Mayor, Arrowtown

Arrowtown Remembered. Notes for a talk to QHS by Jack Reid, former Arrowtown Mayor and descendant of pioneer local family

2006

77

6

McAndrew, Roma

President's Report - Year Ended 30 sept 1984

1984

33

2

McAndrew, Roma

Obituary

1997

59

25

McBride

McBride Family Tree

1998

60

16

McBride Farm

Last remnants of the Wakatipu Basin as the Granary of Otago are in the balance. Contributed by Mike Lynch

2006

75

21

McBride, Daniel

A shareholder in the Wakatipu Steam Shipping Co 1885. Lake Shipping & Daniel McBride.

2001

67

15

McBride, Daniel

Lake Shipping & Daniel McBride. By Alan De La Mare.

2001

67

9

McBride, Daniel

Lake Shipping & Daniel McBride by Alan De La Mare.

2001

67

19

McBride, Frank

Brother of Daniel McBride. Lake Shipping & Daniel McBride by Alan De La Mare.

2001

67

9

McBride, Frank

Frankton Cemetery Outing: Frank McBride by Danny Knudson

2006

76

14

McBride, Frank

Article: Farming at Frankton over 140 Years: Arranmore by Marion Borrell

2011

86

7

McBride, John

Cousin of Daniel & Frank McBride. Lake Shipping & Daniel McBride by Alan De La Mare.

2001

67

9

McBride, John P.

Son of Daniel McBride. Lake Shipping & Daniel McBride by Alan De La Mare.

2001

67

19

McCaffrey, E. M.

Stonemason, A sequel (Issue 28 page 10)

1982

30

2

McCaffrey, E. M.

Stonemason

1982

28

10

McChesney, J. W.

Obituary: 1891 - 1969

1969

4

3

McConachy, Clark

Clark Mcconarchy 1895–1980. By Alan De La Mare. Billiard/Snooker champion.

1999

63

29

McCormick, Archibald

Closeburn Station. By Mrs Margaret Buckham (née McGrath)

2001

67

29

McCormick, Catherine

Closeburn Station. By Mrs Margaret Buckham (née McGrath)

2001

67

29

McCormick, Peter

Closeburn Station. By Mrs Margaret Buckham (née McGrath)

2001

67

29

McCurdy, Lindsay

Obituary

1973

10

18

McCurdy, Mary

Article: Arrow Adventure. A glimpse into the life of the late Jim Thompson, of Billy Creek & Arrowtown

1982

28

11

McDonald, Bill

Review of Bill McDonald's book: Queenstown's Farms and Sheep Stations: Families that farmed the land

2011

85

34

McDonald, Bill

Calendar Talk: reminiscences of mustering on Ben Lomond Station as a lad during WWII

2015

94

18

McDonald, Margaret Hazeel

Obituary

1996

57

17

McDonald, W. P.

Reminiscence: I Knew Hugh & Jane Ross. Proprietors of the Arthurs Point Hotel - 1930's

1972

8

12

McGregor, Darrell

Article: Scheelite -The Rock that Shines.

2003

70

16

McGregor, Darrell

Article: Cutting Totara Posts was no Picnic.

2001

66

19

McGregor, Darryl

Article: The Road to Glenorchy.

1997

58

11

McGregor, John

Low & McGregor: Owners of Burwood & Mararoa stations. Family tree & history.

1973

10

17

McInnes

Monck and McInnes: Partners in a gold venture on the Shotover River.

1988

40

17

McInnes, Neil

Cemetery Walk - A walk around some of the more notable graves in Queenstown Cemetery

2004

72

28

McKenzie, Hugh

Diary 1928: The McKenzie family played a significant role in the Martins Bay settlement.

1974

14

9

McKenzie, Hugh

Martin's Bay: What has happened to Hughie & Malcolm? An excerpt from Lower Hollyford Museum records.

1979

23

9

McKenzie, Hugh

Diary: Continuation of the diary of one of the pioneers of Martins Bay - Hugh McKenzie

1975

15

6

McKenzie, Malcom

Martin's Bay: What has happened to Hughie & Malcolm? An excerpt from Lower Hollyford Museum records.

1979

23

9

McKenzie, P

Obituary: 1888 -1969

1969

4

3

McKillop, Sister Mary

A Living History of Arrowtown Pioneering Personalities. Played by Margaret Hyland.

2000

64

19

McLauchlan, Isabella

Obituary

1984

32

5

McLeod, Adam & family

Article: Memories of the Kingston Road construction by Joan Cooke

2011

85

21

McMillan, Sally

Into the High Country. Essay by Sally MacMillan. Winner of the William Rees Memorial Prize.

1993

50

2

McNeil, James

Cemetery Walk - A walk around some of the more notable graves in Queenstown Cemetery

2004

72

27

McNeil, James

James McNeil, by Alan De La Mare

1995

55

15

McNeil, James

A shareholder in the Wakatipu Steam Navigation Company 1878. (from the article Lake Shipping & Daniel McBride)

2001

67

16

McQueen, Charles

A shareholder in the Wakatipu Steam Shipping Co 1885. Lake Shipping & Daniel McBride.

2001

67

15

McQueen, Charles

Builder of the vessel 'Mountaineer' & also purchased it from Wakatipu Steam Navigation Company liquidation auction in August 1881.

2001

67

13

McShane, Owen 'Hooper'

Owen Hooper McShane, by Rex Austin

1996

57

14

Medical

Early Medical Practiotioners of Riverton. The oldest established settlement in either Otago or Southland. By Rex Austin.

1995

55

11

Medical

Nursing: Maternity Nursing: History of local 'midwifery' & establishment of maternity hospital.

1966

2

9

Medical Services

Article: Doctors of the Wakatipu 1862-1962 by Rita L.Teele and Rupert Iles

2013

89

4

Medical Services

Editorial: Medical Services Always a Lively Topic by Marion Borrell

2013

89

3

Medical Services

Article:Call the Doctor: early medical practice in the Wakatipu by Danny Knudson

2013

89

13

Medical Services

John Bell Thomson of Arrowtown. Denise Heckler, calendar talk

2016

95

25

Medical Services

Lakes District Hospitals, Frankton. Calendar talk by Ralph Hanan

2015

93

6

Memorials

Turbine Memorial: Plaque on the Turbine Memorial at the end of Bridge st. Frankton. Originally supplied electricity to the mill & later pumped water to the hospital.

2006

76

25

Memorials

Rees, William Gilbert: Memorial Already has Long History

1978

20

11

Memorials

William Gilbert Rees. Unveiling May 14 2001

2001

66

24

Memorials

Thomas Tobin: Opening of Cairn Commemorating the Life of Thomas Tobin 1831-1882. Speech by Philip Maurice James

1998

61

19

Memorials

Society Activities

1995

54

2

Memorials

Short report on progress of Plaque Proposals for Queenstown Hill / Rees Memorial / Trees of Justice.

1974

12

19

Memorials

Frankton Wharf site

1994

52

3

Menzies, James

A shareholder in the Wakatipu Steam Navigation Company 1878. (from the article Lake Shipping & Daniel McBride)

2001

67

12

Meyer, R. J.

Article: The Great Railway Controversy or The Battle of The Routes

1978

21

6

Militia

Alan De La Mare on Easter Parade in Qtn 1885 during Russian scare

2008

78

16

Militias

Southland Hussars visit Qtn 1885 via Devils Staircase Bluff  - from Southland Times

2015

94

2

Mill

Flourmill Suddenly an Issue. Last remnants of the Wakatipu Basin as the Granary of Otago are in the balance. Contributed by Mike Lynch

2006

75

21

Miller, A. Hugh

Obituary

1990

44

2

Miller, F.

Malaghan Library Inaugural Address, May 1, 1971

1971

7

5

Miller, John A.

Article: Gold Mining in New Zealand. Part 3 & conclusion to article published in Southland Times 1886. Refer Issues 38 page 3 / issue 37 page 2

1988

41

6

Miller, John A.

Article: Gold Mining in New Zealand. Written by John Miller 1886. (2nd instalment)

1987

38

3