Address of welcome to Huia Onslow, and other material

[1890], 1906, 1914
Auckland weekly news (Newspaper)

'Address of Welcome' booklet for Huia Victor Alexander Herbert Onslow, by the hapū of Ngāti Huia, and the Ngāti Raukawa iwi (written in both English and Māori, with some annotations on the back), clippings, and an envelope.

The clippings include two pages of photographs from 'The Auckland Weekly News' from 13 December 1906, including images of Sir John Gorst visiting Māori at Waahi, including images on waka on the Waikato River; a panoramic image of Makatote township; a group portrait of Sir John Gorst's welcome at the Auckland City Council Chambers; a general view of Princes Street, Dunedin; a group portrait of Sir John Gorst visiting the schoolhouse in Te Awamutu; and a cartoon titled 'The Northern Farmer and the Bee'. Other clippings feature a photograph of 'Poupatate Tautapa' a veteran of Orākau [probably dated 1914]; and a painting of Fort Britomart.

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Quantity: 1 folder(s).

Physical Description: One booklet, three clippings, and an envelope.

Transfers: An ink drawing of sailing boats by A H Messenger was removed to A-472-009 for housing purposes..

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1 folder(s), Publications (Documents), Clippings, One booklet, three clippings, and an envelope.
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