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Typsecript diary, 1863

Identifier: jenw00001

Scope and Contents

Typescript of a diary by Mr W. Jenkins, conductor of a historic visit of a party of Maori to England in 1863. Foreword by H. Fildes.

Preceded by two letters, from H. R. Jenkins (Grandson) to Fildes and Sir M. Pomare to Jenkins, plus articles from the Methodist Times and Cassell's Illustrated Family Paper.


  • Creation: 1863

Access and use

Access is freely available in the J.C.Beaglehole Room for research and private study. For any use beyond this, please contact the J.C.Beaglehole Room ( in the first instance.

Conditions Governing Use

All rights retained by H. R. Jenkins (Grandson), 1932.


1 bound_volume(s) (70 leaves)

Language of Materials


Custodial History

Presented by H. Fildes.

Genre / Form

Repository Details

Part of the Tapuaka Heritage & Archive Collections - JC Beaglehole Reading Room, Victoria University of Wellington Library Repository

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