Diary, William Colenso

Production date
03 Jul 1873-12 May 1878
Current rights
Public Domain

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About this object
A diary and label as follows:

a) A diary written by William Colenso between 3 July 1873 and 12 May 1878 when he was the Hawke's Bay School Inspector for the Hawke's Bay Provincial Council. In the diary Colenso writes about his daily activities as School Inspector, the schools he visited, lists the letters he wrote, and the items he sent to schools.

An untitled newspaper cutting is glued on the back of the front cover. The subject of the article is William Colenso's salary as School Inspector.

b) A label from Webb's Auction reading: C L Thomas Collection 382.
Production period
Production technique
Media/Materials description
Soft cover, handwritten on paper with black ink. Maroon linen spine.
Height x Width: 320 x 205mm
Subject period
Subject date
03 Jul 1873-12 May 1878
Current rights
Credit line
gifted by the Hawke's Bay Trust Foundation
Other number(s)
2012/17/1, 74955
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