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W. Nehua diary.

Identifier: MSS-Archives-Vault 150

Scope and Contents

This is a Maori diary of the tour of the Native Team in Great Britain, Australia and New Zealand in 1888-1889. The diary is linguistically notable for its author's attempt to use the Maori language in describing foreign experiences Photocopy of microfilm of diary reproduced from Microfilm 73-058, with English translation by John Laurie


  • 1888 - 1889


Conditions Governing Access

Not restricted.


0.02 metres (1 folder)

Language of Materials


Immediate Source of Acquisition

Photocopy made and translation donated by John Laurie, NZ and Pacific Collection, July 1999.

Existence and Location of Originals


Language of description
Script of description
Code for undetermined script

Repository Details

Part of the Special Collections, University of Auckland Repository

5 Alfred Street
Private Bag 92019
Auckland 1142 New Zealand