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The New Zealand wheelman

A cycling magazine, published from 1892 to 1902, in Christchurch.

"The objects of our journal will be to disseminate cycling news, to report meetings of clubs, etc. ... and to publish any and every item of interest to cyclists in the Colony…It is intended to publish the paper once a fortnight, in introducing this, our first number, to the cycling public of New Zealand, we do so with a considerable amount of confidence and hope."

Publication details:
The New Zealand wheelman was printed and published by A. E. (Alex) Wildey in Christchurch, biweekly from October 22 1892 until March 27 1897, then weekly from April 10 1897 until April 17 1901 and then reverted to biweekly from May 1 1901 until October 18 1902.

Christchurch City Libraries' holdings are:
Vol. 1 no. 1 (Oct. 22 1892)-v. 5 no. 38 (Oct. 13 1897), v. 7 no. 1 (Oct. 19 1898)-v. 7 no. 52 (Oct. 11 1899), v. 9 no. 1 (Oct. 17 1900)-v. 10 no. 26 (Oct. 18 1902).
Numbering:
Vol. 7 no. 20 (Mar. 1 1899) wrongly numbered no. 19; v. 10 no. 14 (Apr. 16 1902)-v. 10 no. 27 (Oct. 18 1902) wrongly numbered no. 13-no. 26.
Count of items in this collection
8
The New Zealand wheelman
Date
October 22 1892 - October 18 1902
Member of
CCL:Format
English
Extent
8 volumes.
Vol. 1, no. 1 (Oct. 22 1892)-v. 10, no. 26 (Oct. 18 1902).
Resource Type

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