Get HSTS headerGet HSTS header Curtis, Barry, Sir. | The Community Archive
Last updated: 28 September 2011

Curtis, Barry, Sir.

Collection | Ref # MNP OH 30c | Held by South Auckland Research Centre

What is it?

Title:

Curtis, Barry, Sir.

Creator:

Sir Barry Curtis

Level of description:

Collection

Reference number:

MNP OH 30c

Description:

Sir Barry Curtis held the position of Mayor of Manukau City for 24 years. In all, he served the area for nearly five decades. This is part three in a series of interviews undertaken by Dionne Christian with Sir Barry at his home on 12 March 2010.

The series comprises eight interviews, 30a to 30h.

In this part Sir Barry talks about establishing the firm Hrstich, Curtis, Simmons and Associates in late 1967 and the work they were undertaking. He discusses his father’s death and his entry into local body politics in 1968 as a Manukau City Councillor, (also the youngest member of Manukau City Council) and the establishment of the new Manukau City Centre.

Dates covered:

2010 - 2011

Language:

English

Physical characteristics:

Digital wave files, 16 pages ( transcript )

Access conditions:

No restrictions

Tell us more

If you have additional information about this Collection please tell us about it by adding comments on the summary tab.

0 comments have been added so far.

Associated with:

Places:

Auckland (Region) · Manukau City

People & organisations:

Keywords:

Council · council staff

We welcome suggestions from the public on these keywords / tags. If you feel some are incorrect or missing please make suggestions here.

Login or register to tag items