Queenstown’s Farms & Sheep Stations by Bill McDonald (2010) Self-published with the assistance of the Society. A valuable resource on the history of the farms in the district.
Available at the Lakes District Museum, Arrowtown
Edith Cavell: A Bridge and Bravery by Danny Knudson
This 60-page book gives the history of Edith Cavell, the English nurse executed by the Germans in 1915, and after whom the bridge at Arthurs Point is named. Reprinted in 2015 and 2016. Available at the Lakes District Museum, Arrowtown.
The Queenstown Courier magazine is published each summer and winter, and is now in its 98th issue. It contains researched articles, memoirs and historical documents, as well as Society news.
Sent to members.
Index: Click Magazine Archive above for the complete index and access to PDF files of each Courier issue up to issue 96 (Allowtime for the magazine to download.)
The Society, the Museum and the Queenstown Library hold sets of printed copies.
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Heritage Alive by Danny Knudson is a
250-page history of the Historical Society, published to commemorate the 50th anniversary
of its founding in 1965.
Limited edition, available on request from email@example.com
Published April 2016.
This engaging, authoritative and handsome history of Skippers and the Upper Shotover
is the culmination of many years of research by Danny Knudson.
For visitors, armchair travellers, locals, social historians, and lovers of beautiful
Published jointly by Danny Knudson, the Historical Society and the Lakes District
Design by Print Central, Queenstown
Large format; 300 pages.
Available at the Lakes District Museum, Arrowtown.
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