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Rev William Cotton teaching Maori, 1843

Reference Number: MS-0130-038

William Bambridge, writing master at St John's College, Auckland, described this scene in his diary (page 38) in which Rev William Charles Cotton is teaching Maori to a group of middle aged and young women in the vestry. The word on the blackboard is `tamaiti' which Bambridge translates as `a son'

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1 image, related to Rev William Charles Cotton, Maori language and Maori - Social life and customs.

Part of:
Diary, Reference Number MS-0130 (17 digitised items)
Bambridge, William, 1819-1879 : Diaries, Reference Number MS-0129-0132 (22 digitised items)

Extent: 1 pieceSepia ink 80 x 50 mm, on sheet 203 x 157. Manuscript

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