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Hansard staff: 1896

Hansard staff: 1896

In 1896, as this photograph shows, all Hansard staff were men. It was their job to transcribe debates accurately for the official record of the House.

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John E. Martin, 'Parliament - The business of government', Te Ara - the Encyclopedia of New Zealand, http://www.TeAra.govt.nz/en/photograph/33690/hansard-staff-1896 (accessed 25 March 2019)

Story by John E. Martin, published 20 Jun 2012, updated 1 Feb 2015