Kōrero: Self-government and independence

First Wellington Parliament

First Wellington Parliament

This press report captures the (rather sodden) moments before the opening of the first Parliament in Wellington, on 27 July 1865.

Te whakamahi i tēnei tūemi

National Library of New Zealand, Papers Past
Reference: Wellington Independent, 27 July 1865, p. 3

Permission of the 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:

W. David McIntyre, 'Self-government and independence - Controlling Māori affairs', Te Ara - the Encyclopedia of New Zealand, http://www.TeAra.govt.nz/mi/document/32938/first-wellington-parliament (accessed 19 January 2020)

He kōrero nā W. David McIntyre, i tāngia i te 20 Jun 2012