Maniapoto, Rewi Manga, -1894

Manga, -1894

Ngati Maniapoto leader belonging to Tainui waka, war leader. Led campaigns against the British in the New Zealand Wars and well known for his leadership in the Orakau campaign in the King Country. Said to be in his 70s at his death in 1894. For further details see Dictionary of New Zealand biography (Volume 1, 1769-1869, pp 263-265)

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Date: 12 May 1863 By: Te Arohi, Tainihana, active 1863 Ref: MS-Papers-3093 Description: Letter written from Mataitawa, with handwritten translation, from Hare Te Paea, Ihaia Te Wharepa, Hoani Koinaki, Wikitoa, Te Hapimana Toheroa, Tainihana Te A...
Date: 1861, 1878, 1879 By: Maniapoto, Rewi Manga, -1894 Ref: MS-Papers-3150 Description: Letter asking for a kettle. Also letter of Hapurona. Quantity: 1 folder(s). 0.01 Linear Metres. Physical Description: Mss Provenance: Donor/Lender/Vendor ...
Letter from Manga to Wi Pukapuka
Date: 29 May 1872 From: McLean, Donald (Sir), 1820-1877 : Papers Ref: MS-Papers-0032-0696B-6 Description: Quantity: 1 piece (1 page on 1 leaf).
Letter from McLean to Topia Turoa (with translation)
Date: 28 Dec 1870 From: McLean, Donald (Sir), 1820-1877 : Papers Ref: MS-Papers-0032-0694G-20 Description: Contemporary draft in English only from McLean to Turoa asking him to continue sending notices to Rewi Maniapoto and other Maori in the King Country Quanti...
Date: 1863, 1845 Ref: MS-Papers-0057-131 Description: Copy of letter from Rewi Maniapoto to Governor Grey re Gorst, and 2 promissory notes (one from Frederick John Knox, 1845) Quantity: 1 folder(s).
Date: 1970 From: Craig, Elsdon Walter Grant, 1917-1980 : Papers Ref: MS-Papers-7888-152 Description: References to his return to and residenceat Kihikihi, the construction and raising and unveiling of a monument to the chief in the township, and to his death...
Date: 1970 From: Craig, Elsdon Walter Grant, 1917-1980 : Papers Ref: MS-Papers-7888-083 Description: Contains material relating to his return and residence at Kihikihi, the construction of his monument in the town and his death and burial on the site. Extrac...
Date: 1873 Ref: MS-Papers-8567-005 Description: Contains a file of correspondence, whakapapa and lists of claimants to land in the greater Hawke's Bay region and also a letter to Rewi Maniapoto relating to...
Date: [1881-1919] Ref: MS-Papers-7270-2 Description: Inward letters to various people, some in Maori, some photocopies Quantity: 1 folder(s).
Rewi Manga Maniapoto with the Honourable John Sheehan and an unidentified man
Ref: 1/2-053940-F Description: Formal portrait of Rewi Manga Maniapoto with the Honourable John Sheehan and an unidentified man. Both Rewi Manga Maniapoto and John Sheehan are seated in f...