References and acknowledgements

Personal acknowledgements

Brother Doug, Marist Brothers, Wellington
Sister Natalie, Mercy Sisters, Wellington

Celeste Hastings & Bourke Family

Sister Ema, Sisters of Compassion

Sisters of Compassion, Compassion, DOLC, Daughters of Our Lady of Compassion, ... Wellington, Island Bay

Pauline ex pupil

Catholic Parish Information
Miramar Parish - Holy Cross,,
90 Miramar Avenue Miramar, Wellington 6022

Liturgical information
Signs of the Cross - Prayers in Common Use -,
Feast of The Holy Cross - Liturgical Calendar 2012 - New Zealand Catholic Church

Historical information
Wellington Local History - Miramar/Seatoun -

Catherine MaCauley and The Mercy Sisters - The Works of Mercy - Sisters of Mercy New Zealand,
St Marcellin Champagnat 1789–1840 & Marist Brothers,

Photography acknowledgements
Photograph - The Cutting at Miramar (ca 1905). Widening and lowering the Miramar cutting circa early 1900s. Shows workmen and others. Photograph taken by S C Smith.
Photograph - Marist Brothers' School building, corner of Para Street and Miramar Avenue, (

Employees of J J Bourke and flax fibres, at Miramar, Wellington, circa 30 March, 1909. Photograph taken by Sydney Charles Smith. Reference Number: 1/1-024889-G

Photographs and history of Holy Cross School website - Holy Cross School Miramar Wellington, NZ