Notebook relating to Urewera and central North Island

Date
[1864-1926]
Ref
MSX-9071
Description

Notebook containing research notes focussing on the Urewera and central North Island, particularly relating to the New Zealand wars, history of battles, history of particular pa and individuals from Urewera, Whakatane, Rotorua and Taupo areas. Includes sketches of pa sites and sketches of Netana Whakaari of Waimana, focussing on his facial moko. Also includes waiata including 'Rewi's song at Aratitaha' relating to the defence of Orakau Pa.

Language - Contains some Maori content, particularly waiata and place names.

Arrangement: 53 in original listing

Quantity: 1 volume(s).

Some sketches of moko, pa and a sailing vessel.

Access restrictions
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Part of
Cowan, James, 1870-1943 : Papers / Series 2 Research papers
Format
1 volume(s), Manuscripts, Illustration: Some sketches of moko, pa and a sailing vessel.
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