Story: Te Rauparaha, Tamihana

Matene Te Whiwhi (standing, left) and Tamihana Te Rauparaha (seated, right), Otaki

Matene Te Whiwhi (standing, left) and Tamihana Te Rauparaha (seated, right), Otaki

The lower part of this 1846 pencil sketch depicts from left Matene Te Whiwhi, an unknown child, Te Whiwhi's wife Pipi Te Ihurape, and Tamihana Te Rauparaha. All wear European dress.

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How to cite this page:

Steven Oliver. 'Te Rauparaha, Tamihana', Dictionary of New Zealand Biography, first published in 1990. Te Ara - the Encyclopedia of New Zealand, https://teara.govt.nz/en/biographies/1t75/te-rauparaha-tamihana (accessed 26 April 2019)