Cyclopedia of New Zealand now online

Cyclopedia of New Zealand now onlineThe NZ Electronic Text centre have put the Cyclopedia of NZ online for all to see. A great resource for Kiwi researchers. The front page reads as follows………….

The Cyclopedia of New Zealand was published in six volumes between 1897 and 1908 by the Cyclopedia Company Ltd. Each volume deals with a region of New Zealand and includes information on local towns and districts, government departments, individuals, businesses, clubs and societies. Biographical entries frequently include the subject’s date and place of birth, the name of the ship by which immigrants arrived, spouse’s name, and the number and gender of children born to a couple.

http://www.nzetc.org/tm/scholarly/tei-corpus-cyclopedia.html

 

 

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