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History of the Nelson Institute

Author: Cyprian Bridge Brereton
Publisher: Wellington, N.Z. : Reed, 1948.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats

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Genre/Form: History
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Brereton, Cyprian Bridge, 1876-1962.
History of the Nelson Institute.
Wellington, A.H. & A.W. Reed [1948]
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Cyprian Bridge Brereton
OCLC Number: 11988526
Description: 111 p. : ill. ; 20 cm.
Contents: Inception in England --
Beginnings in Nelson --
The first institute building --
The first librarian --
Education --
The second institute building --
The Hochstetter mineral collection --
Hard times --
The new museum --
Very difficult years --
Prosperity --
The fire --
The third institute --
The Great War --
The great earthquake --
The children's library --
Hitler's war --
Friends of the Nelson Museum --
Post war years.
Responsibility: by C.B. Brereton.


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