Story: Māori non-fiction and scholarship – ngā tuhinga me te rangahau

Wiremu Pātara Te Tuhi

Wiremu Pātara Te Tuhi

This photograph of Wiremu Pātara Te Tuhi was taken in the 1880s by Josiah Martin. Pātara Te Tuhi was editor of the Māori-language newspaper Te Hokioi e rere atu na, a Kīngitanga (Māori King movement) publication, in the 1860s – a troubled time for the Waikato people.

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Alexander Turnbull Library, Josiah Martin Collection (PAColl-1893)
Reference: PAColl-1893-20
Photograph by Josiah Martin

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.

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How to cite this page:

Basil Keane, 'Māori non-fiction and scholarship – ngā tuhinga me te rangahau - Māori letter-writing and newspapers', Te Ara - the Encyclopedia of New Zealand, http://www.TeAra.govt.nz/en/photograph/46452/wiremu-patara-te-tuhi (accessed 26 May 2020)

Story by Basil Keane, published 22 Oct 2014