Skip to main content

Ayson, Peter Leicester



  • Existence: 1934 -

Found in 4 Collections and/or Records:

AYSON, Peter Leicester interviewed by Nancy Burnett

 Record Group — Box: 12
Identifier: H0303
Overview This interview is a topic based interview about the 1984 flood and was recorded following the 25th anniversary of the flood.
Dates: 2009

AYSON, Peter Leicester interviewed by Nancy Burnett

 Record Group — Box: 20
Identifier: H0120
Overview Peter tells his family history, the birth of his twin and himself prematurely, and his siblings. He talks of the effects on Otautau and his upbringing of the outbreak of World War 2. His family was more self-sufficient on the farm having eggs, homemade butter and wiener pigs to sell. He attended secondary school in Invercargill returning home to the farm. He gives a description of running their dairy and sheep farm and hay making. He took over the farm in 1961 and when it became too small he...
Dates: 2006

Peter Ayson, 2000

 Item — Box: 20
Identifier: H01200003
Overview Photograph to accompany Peter Ayson's interview for the Southland Oral History Project. Taken on his retirement from Environment Southland.
Dates: 2000

Peter Ayson

 Digital Image
Identifier: DH01200003
Dates: 2000