Nelson History by Karen Stade  


  • Moving Towards Armistice Day

    2 November at 13:56 from atlas

    Four years of working on World War One centennial history is coming to an end as we edge closer to Armistice Day. This morning at ...

  • Coming Up Roses

    18 September at 15:14 from atlas

    Karen has been beavering away over the last 18 months on a project set on the high seas. It started with a memoir written for family in ...

  • History Mystery

    28 June at 15:19 from atlas

    The old team was back together for a History Mystery talk to the local U3A (University of the Third Age) group on 27 June 2018. The two ...

  • Remembering Passchendaele

    25 October at 13:17 from atlas

    Karen joined forces with Karen Price and Peter Millward of the Nelson Historical Society to present a centennial display and information ...

  • Murder and Mayhem in Nelson

    25 October at 13:10 from atlas

    Murder and mayhem, crime and corruption, families and fortunes, hunters and haunters - Marlborough Man novelist Alan Carter and I ...

  • QSM for Historical Research

    1 September at 07:14 from atlas


  • Award Recognition for Pasta, Prayer & Promise

    10 March at 12:25 from atlas

    Exciting news - nearly two years after its launch my writing partner Karen Price and I have been recognised for our history of Nelson's ...

  • Daring to Be Different - The Nayland College Way

    19 March at 15:35 from atlas

    I love school reunions and the 50th jubilee of my old secondary school, Nelson's Nayland College, is being held this Easter weekend. ...

  • New York Library Walk Celebrates Books, Writers & Literature

    25 January at 18:00 from atlas

    Just back from a wonderful holiday in New York City and wanted to share a brass plaque that is part of the Library of New York's Library ...

  • Christchurch Launch of Pasta, Prayer & Promise

    16 August at 15:35 from atlas

    The interest in Pasta, Prayer & Promise continues.  Karen Price and I have just returned from the Christchurch launch of the ...


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