Story: Adamson, Thomas

Thomas Adamson (left) and Hori Mutumutu, about 1870s

Thomas Adamson (left) and Hori Mutumutu, about 1870s

Thomas Adamson adopted a Maori way of life during the late 1860s when he often worked with the Wanganui Native Contingent.

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W. T. Parham. 'Adamson, Thomas', Dictionary of New Zealand Biography, first published in 1990. Te Ara - the Encyclopedia of New Zealand, https://teara.govt.nz/en/biographies/1a4/adamson-thomas (accessed 22 May 2019)