"Map of the Country Between Auckland and the River Waikato, New Zealand, Illustrating the War with the Natives", Anon.
Subject: Auckland, New Zealand
Period: 1863 (dated)
Publication: Illustrated London News
Color: Hand Color
9.3 x 6.8 inches
23.6 x 17.3 cm
An interesting wood engraving of the vicinity involved in the first Waikato War. Relations between settlers in New Zealand and Maori people degenerated into warfare several times between 1845-72. These conflicts are now known in New Zealand as the Land Wars. English text on verso.
Remargined at top to accommodate framing.