Taranaki Herald Files
A collection of research files, newspaper supplements and ephemera collected by staff at The Taranaki Herald newspaper offices.
Folder 1. List of personal profiles appearing in the Taranaki Herald April 1954 - April 1955.
Unsigned cartoon of a seatedTaranaki rugby player contemplating a roast chicken with Mount ain in background. Undated.
First Day Cover. Royal N.Z. Society for the Health of Women and Children. 1957
Two copies of supplement to Taranaki Herald and Budget Saturday June 19, 1926. The Battle of Waireka.
Folder 2. Manuscript. Shane Robertson. Pig hunting inland from Eltham. Includes photograph.
Letter. From H.A. Wood regarding the article about the Stratford Fire that appeared in the 1953 Centennial Issue and adds his memories of the fire on his family farm.
Folder 3. Manuscript. Memories of New Plymouth and surrounding district as it appeared to Mr W. Devenish during period 1871/1886.
Folder 4. Letters to the Editor. Mrs Ella Hinz re 'The Father of Inglewood' and Frederick Earp. Reply from the Editor A. B. Scanlon. 4 October 1963
Folder 5. Typescript. 'In the steps of the Kiwis'. Arthur O'Leary. Includes photographs. c.1970
Folder 6. Manuscript. 'Difficulties of Inland Communication, New Plymoouth' (1841-1881). March 1950. H. K. Gruszning.
Folder 7. Manuscript. 'The Colonel and his band' by 'Hippo'. Article about the 11th Taranaki Rifles Regiment and it's Colonel W. G. Malone.
Folder 8. Letter and account of goods sold on his account to Mr Daniel Watkins, John Street, Regent Park, London. Sent by Mr J. Bishop, Port Lincoln, Decenber 1841
Folder 9. Manuscript. Reporter's notes on the proceedings in the Resident Magistrate's Court, New Plymouth against Te Whiti and Tohu of Parihaka. Published 14 - 15 November 1881
Folder 10. Photographic proofs of Douglas Elliot photographs. Used by Taranaki Herald.
Folder 11. "Bill n Rob" cartoons 1975. Bob Kerr and Burton Silver.
Letter addressed to George Koea, Editor of the Taranaki Herald and transcript of interviews with Prime Minister Robert Muldoon and Leader of the Opposition Wallace [Bill] Rowling. September - November 1975
Proof copies of cartoon strips with date of publication inscribed on each strip.
Manuscript. Leader for 'Our Centennial'. A. B. Scanlan.
Typescript. Copy for an article about the Edwin Fox.
Typescript. Copy for an article about the schooner "Seagull".
Typescript. Copy for an article "Is there gold off the Taranaki Coast."
Typescript. Two verses submitted by Ivy V. Hutchings for a Centennial Song and a Tale of the Pioneers.
Supplement. 75th anniversary issue. Taranaki Herald. 4 August 1927
Pamphlet. "When Linotype was invented ". Outlines the history of Linotype.
Two Public relations Passes for the Taranaki Herald. Royal Visit 1953-54 and a PR Badge worn by the press. One pass has the name A. B. Scanlan inscribed, the other is blank.
Centennial Reunion of the staff of The Taranaki Herald Company. Souvenir programme, name tags and invitation. August 1952
Programme. Concert held to celebrate the sixtieth anniversary of the Taranaki Herald. August 4th 1912.
First Annual Dinner and presentation of Inkslingers' Cup. Taranaki Daily News and Taranaki herald & Budget. 4 October 1924
Folder 13. Maori language documents.
Ko nga katikihama ewha / na nga mihanere o te Hahi o Ingarani. Comprises two catechisms by William Yate revised and expanded ; the second Isaac Watts catechism ; and the Church Catechism.
Ture whakahaere i nga tuku whenua Maori = Native land disposition : whakawhaititanga. [Bill for the Native Land Disposition Act, 1885] 2 copies
Pamphlet. 'Te Ture Whakatau Rahui o te Tai Hauauru, 1892'. ["West Coast Settlement Reserves 1892"]. Extract from Kahiti, 15th March 1894 2 copies.
Nga Tikanga Whakahaere i raro i "Te Ture Whakatikatika 1887 i nga Ture Whakatau Rahui o te tai Hauauru" : (He mea tango mai, i te "New Zealand Gazette", Pepuere 9, 1888).["Regulations applying to confiscated land in Taranaki under the West Coast Settlements Reserves Acts Amendment Act 1887]
Pamphlet. Te Tangata i mate mo tona hoa. Printed at the office of the Rangitikei Advocate, Marton
Public Bill. 'The Unclaimed Lands Act, 1892'
Extract. "ko te kahiti o niu tireni". Shows Lands and Names from the South Taranaki Region 1886. From the New Zealand Gazette for Maori.
New Zealand West Coast Commission Second Report. 1880
West Coast Settlement Reserves 1881
West Coast Royal Commission. 1881
Translation of West Coast Royal Commissioners' Reports of 1880
Regulations for the advertising, preparing and issuing agricultural leases of the West Coast Settlement Reserves. 1883
West Coast Royal Commission. 1883
West Coast Native Affairs. 1883. AJHR A-4
Ture Wahaktika, 1884 [West Coast Reserves Act, 1881, Amendment]
West Coast Royal Commission. 1884. AJHR A-5A
Notice. To Lessees holding Leases of West Coast Settlement Reserves from the Public Trustee. 1886
Form. Appointment of Umpire. Form for the appointment of an arbitrator re West Coast Settlement Reserves Amendment Act 1887.
Notice to Native Owners re surrender of lease and appointment of Arbitrator. Signed R.C. Hamerton, Public Trustee. 9 April 1888
Extract from New Zealand Gazette 5 January 1893. Notice to trespassers on Reserves under 'The West Coast Settlement Reserves Act, 1892'
Rugby Cartoons drawn by Douglas Nankivell. Most drawn for the Taranaki Herald. Features Ferdinand the Bull and the Ranfurly Shield Challenges of 1965
1. Taranaki v. Bush at New Plymouth 1965 [challenge]
2. Taranaki v. Bush at New Plymouth 1965 [result]
3. Taranaki v. Wanganui at New Plymouth 1965
4. Taranaki v. Wellington at New Plymouth 1965 [challenge]
5. Taranaki v. Wellington at New Plymouth 1965 [challenge]
6. Taranaki v. Wellington at New Plymouth 1965 [result]
7. Taranaki v. Southland at New Plymouth 1965 [challenge]
8. Taranaki v. Southland at New Plymouth 1965 [result]
9. Taranaki v. Hawke's Bay at New Plymouth 1965 [challenge]
10. Taranaki v. Hawke's Bay at New Plymouth 1965 [result]
11. Unidentified [Auckland?] v. Taranaki [challenge]
12. Wlecome to Taranaki . Springboks. New Plymouth 1965
13. Sprinboks V. Taranaki at New Plymouth 1965 [the result]
Correspondence relating to Herky Moon and his 70 years of service to the Taranaki Herald includes a programme of the Presentation evening 1962 ; letters of acceptance ; Copy about Herky Moon and newspaper article 3 July 1962 ; notes on birth date of Herky Moon ; The ballad of Herky Moon.
Correspondence between Margaret Allington and Editor George Koea regarding glass plate negatives and information on St Mary's Church, New Plymouth October 1983
Black & white phototgraphic prints and newspaper articles about heart transplant operation and the newspaper articles written by Patricia (Tricia) Gribben. 9 June 1966
Correspondence on the Newspaper Proprietors' Association of New Zealand. 1941
Certificate of the New Plymouth Harbour Board Loan and Debenture 1878
Agreement between Taranaki Herald Company Ltd and Leslie Duncan Taylor, Linotype Operator. 9 December 1954
Notes to the Editor. On New Plymouth beach and foreshore erosion from 1900. Written by Roy Hopkins. 27 October 1968
Copy and photographic prints for an article about two Auckland men who captured images of the attempted assassination of Pope John Paul II. 8 August 1981
Typescript. The Barque Harriet.
Copy of the New Zealand Printers', Machinists, Lithographers, Bookbinder, etc Award. 1938
Scrapbook. Egmont blocks. A series of copy prints of locations and huts around the Mt Egmont National Park.
Programme. Concert held for the Sixtieth Anniversary of the Taranaki Herald. 4 August 1912
Cover artwork for the Centennial Issue of the Taranaki Herald and proof copy of cover.
Taranaki Herald Newspaper Supplement. 'The history of a colonial newspaper. August 27 1892
Taranaki Herald and Budget Newspaper Supplement. Special Diamond Jubilee number. 1837-1897 (Queen Victoria). July 8 1897
Taranaki Herald Newspaper Supplement. 'Maps'. [World War Two]. Depicts the images Allied leaders on cover. Contains maps and text showing the progess of the War. ca. November 1943
Taranaki Herald Newspaper Supplement. Centennial issue. 1852-1952
Taranaki Daily News newspaper supplement. Centennial number. 1857-1957. May 14 1957
Taranaki Herald newspaper supplement. 'Centennial '76 : 100 years of local government'. Part 1 and Part 2
Stratford Press newspaper supplement. Centennial Feature. 1878-1978
Taranaki Herald and Daily News newspaper supplement. Hawera : 100 years of local government. October 1981
Taranaki Herald newspaper supplement. Taranaki Centennial number, 'Taranaki, 1841-1941'. March 29 1941(2 copies)
Taranaki Herald newspaper supplement. Taranaki Education Board Centennial. 1868-1968. July 5 1968
Taranaki Herald News newspaper supplement. Waitara Borough 50th Jubilee. 1904-1954
Taranaki Herald newspaper supplement. Stratford 75th Jubilee number. 1878-1953. March 12 1954
Taranaki Herald newspaper supplement. Hawera 75th Anniversary. 1882-1957
Eltham Argus. Special supplement. 75 years of settlement. 1884-1959. March 4 1959
Taranaki Herald newspaper supplement. Historical Record of World War Two. May 8 1945
Taranaki Herald newspaper supplement. March of progress. New Zealand and Empire. Commerce and industries. 24 August 1937
Taranaki Herald newspaper supplement. Industries and commerce number. August 31 1938
Taranaki Herald newspaper supplement. Industries and commerce number. August 30 1939
Taranaki Herald newspaper supplement. Industries and commerce number. August 31 1940
Taranaki Herald newspaper supplement. Industry on the march. November 12 1963
Taranaki Herald newspaper supplement. Industry and commerce. 1987
Taranaki Herald newspaper supplement. Coronation issue. May 11 1937
Taranaki Herald newspaper supplement. Coronation supplement. June 1 1953
Taranaki Herald newspaper supplement. 75th anniversary Newton King Ltd. October 15 1954
Taranaki Herald newspaper supplement. Milestone in NZ Chemical Industry. Ivon Watkins Ktd. 1960
Taranaki Herald newspaper supplement. New Plymouth Boys' High School anniversary. 1882-1932. March 26 1932
Taranaki Herald newspaper supplement. 75th anniversary number of the Taranaki Herald. 1852-1927
Taranaki Herald newspaper supplement. A newspaper's progress. 1852-1930
Taranaki Daily News farming supplement. September 29 1939
Taranaki Daily News primary production supplement. September 30 1940
Taranaki Daily News farming supplement. August 24 1965