Archives, Memories of Mokoreta; 1859-1968; WY.1993.76.19


Archives, Memories of Mokoreta

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This is a folder of archival records from Mokoreta including:

2 copies of 'Memories of Mokoreta 1859-1959 in Memory of those who have pioneered this District 1859-1959' The booklet contains information about early Maori History, those who served and were killed in the war, past times and occupations, the church, education and extracts from John Begg's Diaries.

Notice to Parents from Mokoreta School informing them about the LMV sports day and the Agricultural Club, 1968.

A typed copy from the Otago Witness about John Anderson - who was given a farewell dinner by friends as he was leaving for the North Island. The extract explains how he arrived here in 1849, his farming life, his family .

Mokoreta Centennial Invitation - run over two days and was held to celebrate the 100 years settlement of the district of Mr John Anderson, held at the Makarewa School in 1960.

2 copies Mokoreta 1859-1959 - The books contain hand drawn pictures, some printed photographs, information about the district, signatures of those who attended the celebrations of the family get together

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Oceania, New Zealand, South Island, Southland, Mokoreta

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organic, processed material, vegetal, paper
organic, processed material, vegetal, paper, card
inorganic, processed material, metal, nickel


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Communication (including Diaries and Letters)

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People and Families (including births, weddings, deaths)

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