Story: Te Kawau, Āpihai

Āpihai Te Kawau

Āpihai Te Kawau

This engraving of Ngāti Whātua chief Āpihai Te Kawau dates from 1842, a couple of years after he signed the Treaty of Waitangi at Manukau Harbour.

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Alexander Turnbull Library
Reference: PUBL-0076-174
Lithograph by Joseph Jenner Merrett

Permission of the Alexander Turnbull Library, National Library of New Zealand, Te Puna Mātauranga o Aotearoa, must be obtained before any re-use of this image.

How to cite this page:

Ani Pihema, Ruby Kerei and Steven Oliver. 'Te Kawau, Āpihai', Dictionary of New Zealand Biography, first published in 1990. Te Ara - the Encyclopedia of New Zealand, https://teara.govt.nz/en/biographies/1t42/te-kawau-apihai (accessed 22 October 2020)