Sounds Historical for Sunday 12 July 2009
Sunday 12 July 2009
8:09 Today in History
Crossing the Rubicon: British forces invade Waikato to start The Waikato War 12 July 1863.
Legacy - the Story of St Mary's College Auckland by Sister Marcienne D Kirk
(Published by Mercy Ministries)
8:33 Footprints of History
The Deans of Riccarton, Christchurch
8:41 From The Back Country
Eunice Cron talks about Haast where she went after Marring Alan Cron in the early 1970s.
8:43 Neil Sutherland
My Home Town Calling Me Back
8:45 Douglas Cresswell's Back Country Runs
Early Days in the McKenzie Country
9:06 As I Remember
The Ngaruawahia Regatta by Maureen Joy Cumming.
Read by Alison Lloyd Davies
9:19 Frank van Brucken of Christchurch recalls his youth in occupied Holland during the Second World War
9:37 Book of the week
The Guests of Mr McLean by John Wilson
(Published by The McLean Institute)