Grey, George (Sir), 1812-1898

Kawana Kerei, 1812-1898

Soldier, explorer, colonial governor, premier, scholar. Governor of New Zealand 1845-1854, 1861-1868; Member of Parliament for various seats 1875-1895; Prime Minister 1877-1879.

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Letters from New Zealand politicians and governors
Date: 1857-1864 From: Chapman, Eichelbaum and Rosenberg families : Papers Description: Letters written to Henry Samuel Chapman while he was in Victoria. Mainly discussing political matters. Quantity: 1 folder(s).
Date: 1847-1891, 1929-1931 Description: Quantity: 1 folder(s). Finding Aids: Piece-level inventory available.
Letter from Mihapa to George Grey
Date: 12 Feb 1850 From: McLean, Donald (Sir), 1820-1877 : Papers Description: Letter describing dissatisfaction of Taranaki land being sold by Ngati Awa Quantity: 1 piece (2 pages on 1 leaf).
Date: 1881-1901 Description: Contains detailed whakapapa tables of the Ngati Toa tribe, with cross links into Te Ati Awa, relating to the purchase of the top of the South Island by the C...
Letter from Poaha Tamaiakina to McLean & George Grey
Date: 8 May 1852 From: McLean, Donald (Sir), 1820-1877 : Papers Description: Quantity: 1 piece (2 pages on 1 leaf).
Date: 1874-1980 Description: Contains letters outlining Ngai Tahu and early whaling history based on John Boultbee's manuscript in the Hocken Library and an extract from the `Otago witne...
Date: 1832-1857 From: Mantell family : Papers Description: Certificates and other honours awarded to Gideon Mantell or to Walter Mantell in recognition of his father. Also, pen and ink sketches of teeth of the iguana...
Date: 1863-1898 From: Buller, Walter Lawry (Sir), 1838-1906 : Papers Description: Includes copies of 2 letters from Buller to W D Stewart (MLC) and Alexander McDonall of Shannon Finding Aids: Inventory available.
[Williams, John], d 1905 :Kororareka from the Wahapu, Bay of Islands, N.Z. [1849]
Date: 1849 By: Williams, John, -1905? Description: View from a rocky foreshore, with a bush-clad headland to the right, looking across to Kororareka (now Russell) with several houses along the beach at the to...
Date: 1867 By: Otago Punch (Dunedin, N.Z.) Description: New Zealand politician, George Grey, arriving at a dock, flanked by Maori and military. Grey is dressed in a Maori cloak Published in 'Grant, Ian F. Public...