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  • Initial report of the 2018 Census external data quality panel

    Bedford, Richard; Reid, Alison; Milne, Barry; Cormack, Doona; Cope, Ian; Cook, Len; Kukutai, Tahu; Lumley, Thomas (Stats NZ, 2019)
    One in six New Zealand residents did not complete a questionnaire for the 2018 New Zealand Census of Population and Dwellings. This was largely due to operational failures that made it difficult for a significant number ...
  • Maori and Pakeha at Te Aroha: the context: 2: Maori in Hauraki in the nineteenth century

    Hart, Philip (Historical Research Unit, University of Waikato, 2016)
    After the arrival of Europeans, the Maori population of Hauraki suffered a rapid decline. Some rangatira opposed Pakeha ways, whereas others adopted these for their personal benefit. Keeping ‘the peace of Hauraki’ required ...
  • Denis Murphy: a miner and farmer in the Te Aroha district

    Hart, Philip (Historical Research Unit, University of Waikato, 2016)
    After the death of his father, Denis Murphy and his family settled in New Zealand in 1865, moving to Thames once the goldfield opened, mining there for several years. At Thames he was a director of one mining company and ...
  • Edward Gallagher: a Te Aroha coach proprietor

    Hart, Philip (Historical Research Unit, University of Waikato, 2016)
    Edward Gallagher, who arrived in New Zealand at the age of two in 1844, fought as a cavalryman against Maori in the Waikato and Bay of Plenty. His subsequent career was primarily based around horses, having pioneer coaching ...
  • Education in the Te Aroha district in the nineteenth century

    Hart, Philip (Historical Research Unit, University of Waikato, 2016)
    Establishing a school at Te Aroha was delayed while the Education Board waited to see whether the settlement would become permanent. In the interim, temporary arrangements were made. Although some praised the building ...

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