Sylvia Ashton-Warner Library – Epsom (Education) Special Collections

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Source: Photograph of the Archives collection, Sylvia Ashton-Warner Library - Epsom.Archives Collection

The Sylvia Ashton-Warner Library's Archives Collection contains the records of the former Auckland College of Education and its predecessor organisations, with materials dating from the 1880s. It includes archives, photographs, multimedia items, artifacts and personal papers of former College staff and students.


Source: Photograph of the Sylvia Ashton-Warner collection, Sylvia Ashton-Warner Library - Epsom. Sylvia Ashton-Warner Collection

The Library maintains the Sylvia Ashton-Warner Collection which holds material related to the life and work of Sylvia Ashton-Warner. The collection also contains many of her published works, including annotated proof copies.


Source: Peacocke, I.M. (1916). Dicky Knight-Errant. London : Ward, Lock & Co. [Cover detail].Gilderdale Collection

This collection is held in the General Library's Special Collections.


Source: New Zealand. School Publications Branch. (1971). The donkey’s egg. London : Methuen Educational. [Cover detail]. Hugh Price Collection

This collection is held in the General Library's Special Collections.