Pixie Williams Display – Cabinet Guides

Here’s a cabinet guide through of the current Pixie Williams display at Wellington Central Library. Original post and bio.

Cabinet One
1.Original 1949 Shellac 78 RPM recording of “Maori Land” & “Best Wishes”
2.Original 1949 Shellac 78 RPM recording of “Windy City” & “Ain’t It A Shame”
3.RIANZ Triple Platinum award for “Blue Smoke” (50 000+ copies sold)
4.RIANZ Platinum award for “Let’s Talk It Over” (20 000+ copies sold)
5.Song sheets for “Blue Smoke” & “Let’s Talk It Over”
6.Portrait of the Ruru Karaitiana Quartette
7. Besson Aristone #810/120 gifted to Pixie from her husband, Paddy, 1952

Cabinet Two
1.Portrait of Ruru Karaitiana holding “Blue Smoke” record
2.Pixie with her Hockey team
3.Pixie’s family home – Mahaka, near Gisborne
4.Letter from Gaylene Preston inviting Pixie to the Wellington premiere of “Ruby & Rata”