Collections of material donated by individuals, families and organisations.
35mm photographic negatives from Batchelor's Candid Studios, owned by Russell Spiller
Barry Bros history; local history articles
Oral history, Stanton Stationery items, family photos
Photos of Te Aute hill development
Digital photos on various aspects of Stoneycroft's modern history - 2004, 2010, Restoration, Opening Day 2012
Oral history, family photos and documents
Oral history, photos of World War II planes and people
Oral history, Civic Award document
Booklet "Hastings and Hawke's Bay in NZ in Picture & Story"
Oral history; film of Tomoana Freezing Works fire
Local history photos, book excerpt
Oral history, photo album depicting history of Thomson's Suits Ltd and 50th anniversary celebrations; book "Dearer by the Dozen" about the Prebble family of Ahuriri