Kōrero: Mahuta Tāwhiao Pōtatau Te Wherowhero

Political opponents: from left, Henare Kaihau, Richard Seddon, James Carroll, King Mahuta.

Political opponents: from left, Henare Kaihau, Richard Seddon, James Carroll, King Mahuta.

From 1897 Minister of Native Affairs James Carroll and Premier Richard Seddon came under attack from Henare Kaihau, who as MHR for Western Maori and adviser to the third Maori King, Mahuta, opposed their policies on Maori land.

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Alexander Turnbull Library, Anne Donne Collection (PAColl-3329)
Reference: 1/2-062408; F

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Me pēnei te tohu i te whārangi:

Angela Ballara. 'Mahuta Tāwhiao Pōtatau Te Wherowhero', Dictionary of New Zealand Biography, first published in 1996. Te Ara - the Encyclopedia of New Zealand, https://teara.govt.nz/mi/biographies/3m35/mahuta-tawhiao-potatau-te-wherowhero (accessed 21 November 2019)