Davis, Charles Oliver Bond, 1817?-1887

Reweti, Hare Oriwa, 1817?-1887

Interpreter, writer, land purchase agent. Māori name was Hare Rewiti. Came to Hokianga, New Zealand with his sister, Ann brother-in-law Captain W Young, and brother Edward in 1830. He acted initially as a tutor to the children of the Wesleyan missionaries. Later he moved to Auckland. Correspondent to Donald McLean. Birthdate differs in sources: Dictionary of New Zealand Biography (Vol 1, 1769-1869) gives it as "probably 1817 or 1818"; An Encyclopaedia of New Zealand, Vol 1 p 453 gives the birthdate as 1816.

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By: Commons, Jeremy Paul Axford, 1933- Ref: PAColl-4878 Description: Photographs of Tauranga settlers. Also includes a photograph of children outside a school and a house perhaps called Cartside. Source of title - Title suppl...
Date: Jan-Feb 1870 From: McLean, Donald (Sir), 1820-1877 : Papers Ref: MS-Papers-0032-0694A Description: Contains letters from Maori with regard to the pursuit of Te Kooti, and efforts to establish peace between Government forces and Te Kooti; there are also som...
Date: [1882-1887] From: Early Maori Imprint Project : Items transferred from the Printed Collections By: Davis, Charles Oliver Bond, 1817?-1887 Ref: MSX-5170 Description: Corrected newsprint galley proof sheet `A Raumati, ana tohu' with `Wanted by Friday / Te Korimako' added by Davis Williams: 630; Niupepa 1842-1933: 25; BiM S...
Date: 1865 From: Mantell family : Papers Ref: MS-Papers-0083-333 Description: Includes newspaper clipping from the Press, Christchurch dated 11 July 1865 re arrest of C O Davis Quantity: 1 folder(s) (4 pieces). Finding Aids: See inve...
Date: 1875 From: Mair, Gilbert, 1843-1923 : Papers Ref: MS-Papers-0092-02A Description: Finding Aids: See inventory for details.
Date: [1882-1888] From: Early Maori Imprint Project : Items transferred from the Printed Collections By: Davis, Charles Oliver Bond, 1817?-1887 Ref: MSX-5165 Description: Galley proof sheet of Davis's poems, `Te Haora inoi', `Te Whetu' and `He Tangi mo te potiki mate'. Cut through middle of title of next poem, `Etahi nga korer...
Date: 1863-1885 From: Haast family: Collection Ref: MS-Papers-0037-052 Description: Finding Aids: Inventory available.
Date: [1882-1887] From: Early Maori Imprint Project : Items transferred from the Printed Collections By: Davis, Charles Oliver Bond, 1817?-1887 Ref: MSX-5171 Description: Uncorrected newsprint galley proof of poem, `Te Popokorua raua ko te kihikihi' evidently intended for publication in `Te Korimako' Williams: 630; Niupepa 184...
Date: 1865 [1900] From: McDonnell, Alexander Francis, 1866-1938 : Further papers Ref: MS-Papers-7445-16 Description: Scrapbook of clippings of C O B Davis's trial on seditious libel (1865), with notes and index by McDonnell Quantity: 1 folder(s).
Date: 1855 From: New Zealand Parliamentary Library: Research papers By: Davis, Charles Oliver Bond, 1817?-1887; Williamson and Wilson (Firm) Ref: MS-Papers-12153-07 Description: Uncut and unbound copy of a 227-page publication with the following title details: 'Maori Mementos; Being a series of addresses, presented by the native peop...
Date: [18--] From: Polynesian Society: Records Ref: MS-Papers-1187-043 Description: Several roughly written pages containing translations of waiata, and some in Maori. Some are numbered from Grey's 1853 `Nga Moteatea'. A note signed by W Ber...
Date: 1866-1873 From: White, John, 1826-1891 : Papers Ref: MS-Papers-0075-045 Description: Contains Maori letters Arrangement: Previously from 2/1 Official Papers series Quantity: 1 folder(s). Finding Aids: Piece level inventory available.
Date: 1863 By: Stratford, Peter, active 1990-2013 Ref: Eph-B-MAORI-1863-01 Description: Flyer with introductory text about the purpose of the visit of the chieftains to England, and a list with brief biographical details, about each of the 14 m...
Letter from Hare Reweti, Aperahama Te Huruhuru and others to McLean
Date: 3 Apr 1871 From: McLean, Donald (Sir), 1820-1877 : Papers Ref: MS-Papers-0032-0695B-09 Description: Quantity: 1 piece (3 pages on 1 leaf).
Letter from Hare Reweti to McLean
Date: 22 Nov 1870 From: McLean, Donald (Sir), 1820-1877 : Papers Ref: MS-Papers-0032-0694F-10 Description: Quantity: 1 piece (1 page on 1 leaf).
Hare Reweti `A Tatou Nama' speech
Date: 22 Oct 1873 From: McLean, Donald (Sir), 1820-1877 : Papers Ref: MS-Papers-0032-0697F-03 Description: Quantity: 1 piece (12 pages on 12 leaves).
Inward letters - Charles Oliver Davis
Date: 1845-1876, nd From: McLean, Donald (Sir), 1820-1877 : Papers Ref: MS-Papers-0032-0241 Description: Nine letters written from Coromandel, Auckland, Ohinemutu, 1845-1876 (some without addresses); writings entitled `Our loans'. Quantity: 1 folder(s).
Inward letters - Henry Tacy Clarke
Date: 1861-1870 From: McLean, Donald (Sir), 1820-1877 : Papers Ref: MS-Papers-0032-0217 Description: 59 letters written from Tauranga, Maketu, Auckland & Waimate, 1861-1870. Includes letter to Hare Reweti (Charles Davis) from Manuhiri with explanatory note o...
Portrait of Charles Oliver Bond Davis
Date: [ca 1880s] From: Davis, John S :Negative of Charles Oliver Bond Davis Ref: 1/2-082122-F Description: Portrait of Charles Oliver Bond Davis, taken by an unidentified photographer, circa 1880s Quantity: 1 b&w copy negative(s) (copied from original returned to...
Letter from Hare Reweti to McLean
Date: 23 Nov 1870 From: McLean, Donald (Sir), 1820-1877 : Papers Ref: MS-Papers-0032-0694F-14 Description: Quantity: 1 piece (2 pages on 1 leaf).