Newspaper cutting, Story of heroism 100 years ago

Bathgate, D.A.
Hawke's Bay Herald-Tribune
Production date
09 Jan 1965

Object detail

Brief Description
The newspaper cutting: Story of heroism 100 years ago describes a journey from Auckland to Lake Taupo during the New Zealand wars, 1864.

Herbert Meade was one of the men in the Taupo party - he recorded a journal of his trip. There were two opposing factions, the Kingites and the Queenites. Meade records that a woman named Ahumai saved some early european settlers from execution.
Production date
09 Jan 1965
Production period
Production technique
Media/Materials description
Printed on newsprint with black ink.
Height x Width: 650 x 210mm
Local Collection, Stamp, Stamp
H.B. Art Gallery & Museum, Stamp, Stamp
Subject period
Subject date
Dec 1864
Other number(s)
Pams B16 Bat, 5564, 23470


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