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Papers of the British Records Association (New Zealand)

 Single Item
MSS. N.Z. s. 12

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Wills, deeds, etc. relating to businesses and private estates, 1858-1916.

Dates

  • 1858-1916

Extent

1 box

Language of Materials

English

Preferred Citation

Oxford, Bodleian Libraries [followed by shelfmark and folio or page reference, e.g. MSS. N.Z. s. 12].
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Shelfmark:

MSS. N.Z. s. 12

Collection ID (for staff)

CMD ID 942

Biographical / Historical

Founded in 1932, the British Records Association exists to encourage and assist with the preservation, care, use and publication of historical records.

Other Finding Aids

Listed as no. 646 in Manuscript Collections in Rhodes House Library Oxford, Accessions 1978-1994 (Oxford, Bodleian Library, 1996).

Custodial History

The papers were initially deposited with the British Records Association as follows
  1. Exemplification of the will of Elizabeth Goodison, 1893, through Bridges, Sawtell & Adams, solicitors, of London
  2. Settlement of property under the will of Edward Sidney Pink, 1908, 1916, and deeds, etc. concerning the New Zealand and Federal Co. Ltd., 1911-1912, through Taylor Garrett, solicitors, of London
  3. Administration and will of Frederick Walter Cook, 1892, through Vizards, of London

Immediate Source of Acquisition

The papers were transferred to the library by the British Records Association on 14th August 1981, 25th May 1984 and 16th June 1986.

Related Materials

Wills, conveyances, sales of estates, Taranaki Steel Iron Company papers, etc., 1861-1908 (ref. MSS. N.Z. s. 5); further transferrals from the British Records Association relating to areas other than Australasia are listed in Manuscript Collections in Rhodes House Library Oxford, Accessions 1978-1994 (Oxford, Bodleian Library, 1996) and in Manuscript Collections (Africana and non-Africana) in Rhodes House Library Oxford, Supplementary accessions to the end of 1977 and Cumulative Index, compiled by Wendy S. Byrne (Oxford, Bodleian Library, 1978).
Title
Papers of the British Records Association (New Zealand)
Status
Completed
Author
Paul Davidson
Language of description
English

Repository Details

Part of the Bodleian Libraries Repository

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