Collections of material donated by individuals, families and organisations.
Map of Hawke's Bay 1859
Oral history, family memorabilia This collection contains many items that have not been put online, but are available for viewing at the Knowledge Bank
Hastings Orphans' Club jubilee booklets 1988, 2003 and 2013
Family photos and memorabilia
Original framed caricature of Doug Grieve from the Hastings County Club
Photos and postcards of Hawke's Bay
Book "Report of the Hawke's Bay Earthquake 1931"
Hawke's Bay Jockey Club programme 1896 and other items
Documents and photos about the Pedersen, Powell and Smith families from Norsewood and Otane
Book "Dannevirke Borough Sixtieth Anniversary 1892-1952"; photos of Wairoa River barge 1988 and Marumaru Hall construction
Rugby photos, Ross Shield, Twyford history
Oral history, family photos
Items about Mt Vernon; letters and documents relating to Bob Masters (1920-1941) and George Masters (1890-1917)
"The Hawke's Bay Times", 4 April 1872; "The Weekly Mercury and Hawke's Bay Advertiser" 1877 (45 copies), "Te Wananga" 10 February 1877