Manuscripts from the Onehunga Historical Society

Historic identities: their handwriting and personalities

AccessibleCentral Auckland

Wednesday 9 October, 11am-12pm
Saturday 19 October, 2pm-3pm


The Pt Chevalier Homestead Community House and Church Hall

Corner Pt Chevalier Road and Alberta Street, Pt Chevalier

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Koha (donation)


No bookings required

Event details

Mike Maran is a well known forensic handwriting expert and graphologist.

During his talk he will:

  • analyse the handwriting of some of Auckland's historical identities including the signatures of Auckland's Previous Mayors and how personalities affected todays legacy.
  • share his knowledge on the characteristics of handwriting and how personalities affect it
  • discuss his research into archives, manuscripts, and written records of historical meetings.

You are welcome to bring your own historical letters for personality analysis.

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