Story: Bracken, Thomas

1879 edition of 'God defend New Zealand'

1879 edition of 'God defend New Zealand'

This sheet music cover for 'God defend New Zealand' depicts poet Thomas Bracken on the left and composer John J. Woods on the right.

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How to cite this page:

W. S. Broughton. 'Bracken, Thomas', Dictionary of New Zealand Biography, first published in 1993, updated May, 2014. Te Ara - the Encyclopedia of New Zealand, (accessed 28 November 2021)