Kōrero: Land ownership

‘The death of leasehold’

‘The death of leasehold’

In 1911 the Reform Party, led by William Massey (pictured) campaigned successfully against leasehold. When his government took office it offered tenants the right to purchase Crown leasehold property. This cartoon by Trevor Lloyd appeared in the New Zealand Herald.

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Alexander Turnbull Library
Reference: A-315-2-023
Cartoon by Trevor Lloyd

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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Te tuhi tohutoro mō tēnei whārangi:

Jim McAloon, 'Land ownership - Consolidation of land settlement, 1912–1950s', Te Ara - the Encyclopedia of New Zealand, http://www.TeAra.govt.nz/mi/cartoon/17936/the-death-of-leasehold (accessed 26 May 2020)

He kōrero nā Jim McAloon, i tāngia i te 24 Nov 2008