Nelson online resources
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Nelson Heritage resources
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- Church Messenger (Nelson)
The Diocesan paper 1887-1891
- The Cyclopedia of New Zealand [Nelson, Marlborough & Westland Provincial Districts], 1906
An overview of the region's people and business in 1906.
- Early New Zealand Books - digitised NZ material. There is good local content in the following:
- Handbook to Nelson and Marlborough, by Frederick Algar
Australian & New Zealand Gazette, 1863
- Harvest of Grace. Essays in celebration of 100 years of Mission in the Anglican Diocese of Nelson
Standing Commitee of the Diocese of Nelson, 2010
- Jubilee history of Nelson from 1842 to 1892, by Lowther Broad
Available from NZETC
- Letters from Settlers & Labouring Emigrants in the New Zealand Company's Settlements of Wellington, Nelson, & New Plymouth: From February, 1842, to January, 1843 (Google eBook)
Smith, Elder & Company, 1843
- Nelson Historical Society Journal
Online version of the journals available from NZETC.
- Nelson Observed, by Chistopher Vine.
Available to Nelson Public Library members, or a member of any Overdrive partner library.
- Nelson Photo News
A pictorial record of Nelson life between 1960 and 1972
- Nelson, the latest settlement of the New Zealand Company by John Ward
Smith, Elder, 1842
- Papers Past
Digitised national and local (including historic Nelson) newspapers to 1920.
- Te Tau Ihu o Te Waka: History of Maori of Marlborough and Nelson, v.1
Te Tau Ihu o Te Waka: History of Maori of Marlborough and Nelson, v.2. Te Ara Hou ; by John & Hilary Mitchell, 2004-. Huia Publishers
See more NZ Heritage online resources on our Research & Heritage pages