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Object Detail


A collection of fifteen printed official New Zealand Scout cards. Artwork on the cards is by Fred Coleman. Cards commemorate such things as appointment of patrol leader, Christmas and New Year.
Maker
Coleman, Frederick
Primary Maker
Fred (Baloo) Coleman
Department
Archives
Classification

Archive Contents

  Folder

1. Card. Boy standing with fox with "MOWGLI" written in top right corner on front. Signed Fred Coleman 1932. "A Happy Christmas and Good Hunting in the New Year.’Darzee'" written inside.

2. Single sided card. Lion stalking with full moon behind it with "SHERE KHAN" written below on front. Signed Fred Coleman 1935.

3. Blank card. Boy with bear drawing on front with "MOWGLI & BALOO" written bottom left corner. Signed Fred Coleman 1935.

4. Single side card. Bear with "BALLOO" written underneath, signed Fred Coleman 1935. "Good Camping and Happy New Year" written below.

5. Single sided card. Lych gate - St Mary's on front. Signed Fred Coleman 1936.

6. Single sided card. Fox "Do Your Best" totem drawing on front. Signed Fred Coleman 1936. Reverse has written in pen - Good hunting for 1937, Alice Elliot Cub master.

7. Card. Knight and boy scout on horseback with "The Good Companions" on front. Signed Fred Coleman 1937. "Cry Saint George for the Robbers, On land and on sea, The Scouts and all Wolf Cubs, For you and for me, And here's trusty wish, For the New of the year: Good Luck and Good Hunting" written on inside.

8. Card. Three boy Scouts on front. Signed Fred Coleman 1938. "Here's good luck from Baloo, A Christmas full of Cheer, Twelve months of Health and Happiness, And the Jamboree Next Year, Baloo the Bear." Written inside.

9. Card, Dog sitting beside pot on campfire on front. Signed Fred Coleman, 1938. "Good Luck and Good Hunting" and "Camp Oven Song" written on inside.

10. Boy Scout Association New Zealand Appointment of Patrol Leader certificate. Boy Scout in forest, signed Fred Coleman 1945.

11. Blank card. Boy Scout on front. Signed Fred Coleman 1948.

12. Card. Mountain and bush on front. Not signed, undated. "Happiness for Christmas, For the New Year: Success, Fred Coleman" written inside.

13. Single sided card. Not signed, undated. "Cry Saint George for the Robbers, On land and on sea, The Scouts and all Wolf Cubs, For you and for me, And here's trusty wish, For the New of the year: Good Luck and Good Hunting” written on front.

14. Single sided certificate. "Kia Ora from the Scouts of New Zealand". Signed Fred Coleman, no date.

15. Single side sertificate. "Boy Scouts Association Congratulations To... From...". Signed Fred Coleman, no date.

Accession No
ARC2011-064

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