These resources and text relate to the background and context of Tupaia’s painting of a Māori and Joseph Banks bartering. They have been sourced and collated from DigitalNZ and other websites.
Source: John Wilson, 'European discovery of New Zealand - Cook’s achievement', Te Ara - the Encyclopedia of New Zealand, http://www.TeAra.govt.nz/en/european-discovery-of-new-zealand/page-6 (accessed 19 September 2018)
Source: 'BANKS, Sir Joseph', from An Encyclopaedia of New Zealand, edited by A. H. McLintock, originally published in 1966. Te Ara - the Encyclopedia of New Zealand. URL: http://www.TeAra.govt.nz/en/1966/banks-sir-joseph (accessed 19 Sep 2018)
'Te Māori i te ohanga – Māori in the economy - Early trade with Pākehā', URL: http://www.teara.govt.nz/en/te-maori-i-te-ohanga-maori-in-the-economy/page-2, (Ministry for Culture and Heritage), (published 11-March-2010)
Artefact, series 1 episode 3 — looks at a hoe gifted by Māori on the East Coast to the crew of the Endeavour.
Polynesian explorers — Polynesian people live in the islands of the Pacific Ocean.
Sir David Attenborough on Joseph Banks — a short video about Joseph Banks the scientist.
Sir Joseph Banks — Banks was a British explorer and naturalist.
Tupaia the navigator, priest and artist — Tupaia was a navigator-priest who visited Aotearoa /New Zealand with Captain James Cook.
Tupaia, the remarkable story of Captain Cook's Polynesian navigator — video promotion of a book by Joan Druett.
Paddles obtained on Cook's first voyage — paddles (hoe) acquired by the crew of the Endeavour during British explorer James Cook's first visit to New Zealand in 1769