Smith, S. Percy
In 1952-1953, Brian Scanlan produced a booklet titled An 1858 Journey Into the Interior. This consisted of a copy of the diary of S Percy Smith in which he described a journey from Taranaki to the Taupo and Rotorua Districts. The diary was published first as a serial in the Taranaki Herald and then later in booklet form.
Booklet. An 1858 Journey Into the Interior.
Inward and outward correspondence to Brian Scanlan re the publication. Includes letters from Rev Maurice Crompton Smith (SP Smith's son), Lillian G Keyes, Miss Anne Crompton Smith, G McKellar, etc.
Newspaper clipping - City Express - re Smith's Hector Medal.
19 photos, some of maps and others of copies of paintings (the work of SPS)