Treaty of Waitangi

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Spectators at Waitangi treaty celebrations, Waitangi

Museum of New Zealand Te Papa Tongarewa

Signing the Treaty of Waitangi

Manatū Taonga, the Ministry for Culture and Heritage

Signing the Treaty of Waitangi

Manatū Taonga, the Ministry for Culture and Heritage

Where the Treaty of Waitangi was signed

Museum of New Zealand Te Papa Tongarewa

Invoking the Treaty of Waitangi

Manatū Taonga, the Ministry for Culture and Heritage

Waitangi protest

Manatū Taonga, the Ministry for Culture and Heritage

The three articles of the Treaty of Waitangi

Manatū Taonga, the Ministry for Culture and Heritage

Apirana Ngata, Waitangi Day, 1940

Manatū Taonga, the Ministry for Culture and Heritage

Treaty protest posters: ‘The treaty is a fraud’

Manatū Taonga, the Ministry for Culture and Heritage

Creating understanding about the Treaty

Manatū Taonga, the Ministry for Culture and Heritage

Tino rangatiratanga flags at Parliament

Manatū Taonga, the Ministry for Culture and Heritage

William Colenso in 1868

Manatū Taonga, the Ministry for Culture and Heritage

Ngāi Tahu settlement

Manatū Taonga, the Ministry for Culture and Heritage

Ngāi Tahu settlement, Parliament, 1996

Manatū Taonga, the Ministry for Culture and Heritage

Ngāi Tahu pursue their claim

Manatū Taonga, the Ministry for Culture and Heritage

Ngāi Tahu deed of sale

Manatū Taonga, the Ministry for Culture and Heritage

Ngāi Tahu treaty claim hui, 1907

Manatū Taonga, the Ministry for Culture and Heritage

United Tribes’ flag: Ngāi Tahu flag

Manatū Taonga, the Ministry for Culture and Heritage

Plan of Kaiapoi pā

Manatū Taonga, the Ministry for Culture and Heritage

Hone Taare Tikao, about 1896

Manatū Taonga, the Ministry for Culture and Heritage

Hori Kerei Taiaroa, 1903

Manatū Taonga, the Ministry for Culture and Heritage

Hōri Kerei Taiaroa, his wife and grandchildren

Manatū Taonga, the Ministry for Culture and Heritage

Maori carnival at Lancaster Park

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