Story: Hauraki tribes

Tara Te Irirangi

Tara Te Irirangi

Tara Te Irirangi was a chief of the Ngāi Tai people in the Clevedon district, south of Auckland. This portrait of him, by George French Angas, dates from the 1840s.

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Alexander Turnbull Library
Reference: PUBL-0014-34
Lithograph by George French Angas

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How to cite this page:

Te Ahukaramū Charles Royal, 'Hauraki tribes - Ngāi Tai, Ngāti Pūkenga and Ngāti Rāhiri', Te Ara - the Encyclopedia of New Zealand, http://www.TeAra.govt.nz/en/artwork/741/tara-te-irirangi (accessed 23 October 2021)

Story by Te Ahukaramū Charles Royal, published 8 Feb 2005, updated 3 Mar 2017