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Date1920-2003Reference NumberAms 396/6DescriptionSeries comprises:
Ams 396/6/1: Photos showing Joy and friends tramping, at the races, fruit and vegetable picking, on outings, etc. Most people unidentified, no dates, but c. 1930s-1940s.
Ams 396/6/2: The photos in this folder were in a chocolate box with an English cottage and garden on the lid and were obviously prized by Joy. They include photos of the wedding of Joy and Ron; photos of Joy and her sister as children; portrait studies of Joy. 1920s, 1930s, 1940s.
Ams 396/6/3: The chocolate box.
Ams 396/6/4: Wellington East Girls’ College Basketball A2 Team, 1931. Joy Stock 3rd from left, back row.
Ams 396/6/5: Theatrical productions, Whangārei [?]. Plays include As You Like It, Our Town, Twelfth Night, Life with Father. Some characters identified, but not actors. Condition note: damaged edges to some larger images; brown envelopes.
Ams 396/6/6: Tauranga Girls’ College [mostly]
Ams 396/6/7: Tauranga Girls’ College [mostly]
Ams 396/6/8: Larger format photographs relating to education, women’s organisations, Māori, etc.
Ams 396/6/9: Photographs 1970s-2000s. Degrees and awards, and physical triumphs (walls of Dubrovnik, Mauao, showing Joy at the top after climb)
Ams 396/6/10: Kodak album ‘3’, Soroptimists’ international convention, Helsinki, Finland, 1999;
Ams 396/6/11: Kodak album ‘4’, Helsinki and St Petersburg, .
Ams 396/6/12: Kodak album: music educator Elise Sobol’s visit to Tauranga. She became a good friend of Joy’s. Also in album: photos from World Congress of Soroptimists, Sydney, July 2003.
Ams 396/6/13: Photos of radio transmission equipment, 1970s-1980s; assorted negatives and photographs from c. 1960s; Ron Drayton’s membership card for NZ Association of Radio Transmitters (Inc.), 1955.CreatorDrayton, Mary Josephine, 1916-2012LevelSeriesSystem of ArrangementThe original order of the series has been maintained and arranged into thirty-one series which reflect the major activities of the creator over the years.LanguageEnglish
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Kaitiakitanga StatementWe ask that, in addition to normal copyright and privacy considerations, users of our heritage resources uphold the mana and dignity of the people, communities and places depicted within.CopyrightCopyright may apply. Please contact us if you have information regarding the copyright status of this item.Access ConditionsNo access restrictions apply to this series.AcknowledgementTauranga City Libraries Ams 396/6
Part of Archive CollectionAms 396
Source of ContributionLibrary collection
Drayton, Mary Josephine, 1916-2012, Photographs (1920-2003). Pae Korokī, accessed 09/06/2023, https://paekoroki.tauranga.govt.nz/nodes/view/90784