Herb D. Mullon

Date of birth / Date established
01 Feb 1905
Date of death / Date closed
17 Sep 1991
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Writer, Philatelist, broadcaster and enthusiast for New Zealand history, Herb Mullon was a member of the New Plymouth Public Library and Taranaki Museum committee for nearly 25 years and later the Board of the Taranaki Museum. He was instrumental in arranging several significant gifts to the Museum including the Western Library.
His newspaper columns and radio broadcasts under the non de plume ‘Simon Sam’ helped raise the profile of the Taranaki Museum.


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