Kōrero: Kīngitanga – the Māori King movement

Pōtatau Te Wherowhero

Nā George French Angas tēnei whakaahua o Pōtatau Te Wherowhero i peita i te tau 1847, ka tekau tau pea i mua o tōna whakawahinga hei Kīngi Māori tuatahi.  Kei te taha maui ia, e mau ana ki tētehi kahu harakeke. Kei tōna taha ko ōna huānga – ko Te Waru (Ngāti Apakura) rāua ko Te Pakaru (Ngāti Maniapoto).  Ko te tokotoru katoa nei kua tāmokotia.

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Alexander Turnbull Library
Reference: PUBL-0014-44
Photograph by George French Angas

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Te tuhi tohutoro mō tēnei whārangi:

Rahui Papa and Paul Meredith, 'Kīngitanga – the Māori King movement - Pōtatau Te Wherowhero, 1858–1860', Te Ara - the Encyclopedia of New Zealand, http://www.TeAra.govt.nz/mi/interactive/37860/potatau-te-wherowhero (accessed 23 October 2021)

He kōrero nā Rahui Papa and Paul Meredith, i tāngia i te 20 Jun 2012