Book, HIS STORY A Tribute To Men Of The Past; Various; 2006; CR2020.021


Book, HIS STORY A Tribute To Men Of The Past



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About this object

A soft covered book of 127 pages containing stories of New Zealand Men of the Past.
Contents are:
A Boy's War; Maori Legends; Ship Hydrabad; Corporal Cyril Royston Guyton Bassett; Fleming's Mill; Railway Construction Team on the Volcanic Plateau early 1900; Memories of a Farming Childhood in the Early Days of Tokoroa; A Joke Perhaps; Arthur's Pass; No 6 Squadron RNZAF Halavo Bay, Solomon Islands; My Grandfather was a Chinese Godminer; The Death of Phar Lap; Restored to Perfection; Maori Battalion; The National Anthem; Bridging the Tamaki River; 100 Years of West Coast Motoring; Richard Owen Jarrett; Sawmilling at Coal Creek; Martin's Bay Settlement; The Plane that Vanished; Kiwi Ingenuity; The Burning Emigrant Ship Piako; Where was OSH in 1947; The Ill-fated Challenge; Caterpillar 60 Tractor 1929; 60 Years in the Ice; The Forgotten Tour; The Horse that Bit; Death in an Extraordinary Manner; Chris Aplin - Bullocky; Chris Aplin - Bullocky - The Final Chapter; The Ref's Whistle; Waiwera Hotel - Beer on tap.

Medium and Materials



H 295mm x L 295mm x W 210mm

Date Made


Place Made

New Zealand, Auckland


New Zealand Memories

Publication Date

August 2006

Publication Place

New Zealand, Auckland

Subject and Association Keywords

Printing & published material

Subject and Association Keywords

New Zealand history

Named Collection

From the donation of the Cromwell Genealogy Group (now closed)

Credit Line

From the collection of the Cromwell Museum

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Spine Label

His Story - A Tribute to Men of the Past

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