Story: Africa and New Zealand

All Blacks welcomed (2nd of 3)

When an all-white All Black team visited South Africa in 1928 the Cape Times printed a souvenir identifying and welcoming them. There were photos of every team member and the page is headed with a Māori greeting.

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Alexander Turnbull Library
Reference: Eph-D-RUGBY-1928-01

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How to cite this page:

Megan Cook, 'Africa and New Zealand - Colonists, soldiers and sportsmen: 1800s to 1940s', Te Ara - the Encyclopedia of New Zealand, http://www.TeAra.govt.nz/en/zoomify/35903/all-blacks-welcomed (accessed 29 July 2021)

Story by Megan Cook, published 20 Jun 2012