Manuscripts and Letters, Patrick Grant

Grant, Patrick John
Production date
Circa 1995

Object detail

Brief Description
Manuscripts and letters attributed to Patrick Grant regarding research related to radiocarbon dating for Grant's publication, Hawke's Bay Forests of Yesterday. Circa 1995.

a) Letter from Patrick Grant to Tony regarding radiocarbon of wood samples in the Lake Rotokare area in Hawke's Bay. Dated 16 September 1994.

b) Manuscript showing radiocarbon analysis of samples from Lake Rotokare in Hawke's Bay. Includes a summary of facts and map showing the excavation site and general area. Dated 26 April 1994.

c) Letter from Mike Page of Landcare Research New Zealand Limited to Patrick Grant regarding radiocarbon dates and the publication of an article. Attached is a map showing sample sites at Lake Tutira. Dated 20 March 1995.

d) Letter from Dr Alan Hogg of the University of Waikato to Pam Bain regarding the results of radiocarbon samples. Attached is an age report showing the ages of samples at a variety of sample sites. Dated 14 July 1992.

e) Report by Michael Taylor regarding an analysis of shell and animal bones at a site near Porongahau. Includes three site maps, a site record form and a letter confirming an archaeological permit for Chris Arvidson. Circa 1992.

f) Letter from Tony Wilson of the Department of Conservation to Patrick Grant regarding radiocarbon dating samples. Printed on Department of Conservation letterhead. Dated 7 October 1994.

g) Manuscript showing radiocarbon ages of samples with site locations and sample numbers.

h) Letter from Alan Hogg of the University of Waikato to Pam Bain regarding results for samples from Te Ihu. Attached is an age report. Dated 15 January 1992.

i) Report from the University of Waikato showing radio carbon age of wood samples taken from Otatara Pa. Circa 1995.

j) Letter from Keith to Patrick Grant regarding a sample taken from Mahia Beach Settlement. Attached is a map of the area. Dated 20 December 1991.

k) Manuscripts related to radio carbon dating of samples taken at Heipipi. Attached is an age report from the University of Waikato. Undated.
Production date
Circa 1995
Production place
Production period
Production technique
Media/Materials description
Handwritten and printed ink on paper.
Largest Document: Height x Width: 305 x 215mm
Subject period
Subject date
Circa 1990
Credit line
from the estate of Patrick J Grant
Other number(s)
m2010/99/56, 87474


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