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Title Authentic and Genuine History of the Signing of the Treaty of Waitangi: being a faithful and circumstantial, though brief, narration of events which happened on that memorable occasion, with copies of the treaty in English and Maori, and of the three early proclamations respecting the founding of the colony
Author(s) Colenso, W
Section Section IV: Religion & Empire
Date 1890
Document Type Pamphlet
Place of Publication Wellington
Library British Library
Reference 9004.1.33.(8.)
Region Australasia
Names William Colenso, William Hobson (Governor of New Zealand)
Places New Zealand, Bay of Islands, Waitangi, Kororareka
Topics history, missionaries, Church Missionary Society, colonial settlement, founding of New Zealand, Treaty of Waitangi, proclamations, (pp11, 37, 41, 42), assertion of sovereign rights (pp11, 41-42), indigenous people, signing by Chiefs (pp30-35), language, Maori (pp13, 32, 35, 40-41), indigenous customs, dress (p15), support and opposition to the treaty (pp17-28), celebrations, HMS Herald, Royal salute (p35)
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