Kōrero: West Coast region

Political gathering, Greymouth

Political gathering, Greymouth

Revington’s Hotel in Greymouth welcomes visiting Irish nationalist politicians, probably in 1889, with the Gaelic words ‘Cead Mille Failthe’ (a hundred thousand welcomes). The building to the right of the hotel is the public reading room and the Greymouth School of Mines.

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Alexander Turnbull Library
Reference: 1/2-050052; F

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Te tuhi tohutoro mō tēnei whārangi:

Simon Nathan, 'West Coast region - Settlement and changing population', Te Ara - the Encyclopedia of New Zealand, http://www.TeAra.govt.nz/mi/photograph/21098/political-gathering-greymouth (accessed 28 February 2020)

He kōrero nā Simon Nathan, updated 1 Sep 2016