The Treaty of Waitangi - Te Tiriti o Waitangi

A DigitalNZ Story by Donna Robertson

The Treaty of Waitangi - New Zealand's founding document - was signed on 6 February 1840.

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Treaty House, Waitangi

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The Treaty of Waitangi

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Spectators at Waitangi treaty celebrations, Waitangi

Museum of New Zealand Te Papa Tongarewa

Spectators at Waitangi treaty celebrations, Waitangi

Museum of New Zealand Te Papa Tongarewa

Spectators at Waitangi treaty celebrations, Waitangi

Museum of New Zealand Te Papa Tongarewa

Plaque, Waitangi

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Waitangi protest

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Waitangi Day

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Signing the Treaty of Waitangi

Manatū Taonga, the Ministry for Culture and Heritage

Signing the Treaty of Waitangi

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Invoking the Treaty of Waitangi

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Treaty of Waitangi Act 1975

Manatū Taonga, the Ministry for Culture and Heritage

Waitangi Tribunal, 2010

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The three articles of the Treaty of Waitangi

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Waitangi Crown, 1935

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Waitangi Day: Protest, 1990

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Ngai Tahu treaty settlement, 1997

Manatū Taonga, the Ministry for Culture and Heritage

Creating understanding about the Treaty

Manatū Taonga, the Ministry for Culture and Heritage

Governor William Hobson

Manatū Taonga, the Ministry for Culture and Heritage

Thomas Bunbury

Alexander Turnbull Library