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James Herries Beattie (known as Herries) was born in Gore in 1881, the son of Scots immigrants James Beattie and Mary Roden, who arrived in Otago in 1862.

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Dates covered: 1848 - 1970     

Biography: At the end of 1879 Thomas George William Bell travelled to New Zealand to undertake an inspection of the estates belonging to the New Zealand Agricultural Company Ltd, on the behalf of the

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Dates covered: Circa 1878 - 1880      Contributor: Heritage Collections, Dunedin Public Library     

The diary is presumed to have been written by one of the shepherds employed to run the sheep station on Campbell Island. Scope and contents: This collection consists of a handwritten diary and a

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Dates covered: 1918 - 1918     

John Roberts was born at Selkirk, Scotland in 1845. As a young man he worked for his fathers factory of George Roberts and Co., woollen manufacturers, until 1864 when he left for Melbourne.

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Dates covered: 1864 - 1906     

Biography: Eustace Wriothesley Roxby was born in London, England in 1834.

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Dates covered: Circa 1856 - 1858     

Watson Shennan was one of the first and most influential runholders in Central Otago. He was born in Scotland in 1835, the son of Robert Shennan.

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Dates covered: 1847 - 1997     

A series of farm diaries, shearing tally books, wage books and note books from the Sutton family of Waitangi Station.

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Dates covered: 1877 - 1971      Contributor: Waitaki District Archive     

Scope & Content: Notebook about the processes used in wool scouring; includes recipes for softening water, for soap, testing oil, dyeing; notes about wool from different countries; towards the back

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Dates covered: Circa 1900 - Circa 1900      Contributor: Heritage Collections, Dunedin Public Library     
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