A strong advocate of the Treaty of Waitangi, Ngāpuhi chief Tāmati Wāka Nene persuaded many other chiefs to sign on 6 February 1840. This photograph was taken probably around two decades later.
Story: Nene, Tāmati Wāka
How to cite this page:
Angela Ballara. 'Nene, Tāmati Wāka', Dictionary of New Zealand Biography, first published in 1990, updated November, 2001. Te Ara - the Encyclopedia of New Zealand, https://teara.govt.nz/en/biographies/1n2/nene-tamati-waka (accessed 29 October 2021)