Story: Māori–Pākehā relations

Mission station, Paihia

Mission station, Paihia

This is the Church Missionary Society's mission station at Paihia, Bay of Islands, in the 1830s. The buildings are a mixture of Māori and European architecture, and two Māori canoes lie on the beach.

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Auckland City Libraries - Tāmaki Pātaka Kōrero, Sir George Grey Special Collections
Reference: 4-1273
Engraving by James D. Richardson

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Mark Derby, 'Māori–Pākehā relations - Missions and Māori', Te Ara - the Encyclopedia of New Zealand, (accessed 8 December 2021)

Story by Mark Derby, published 5 May 2011