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six colonies of New Zealand.

Fox, William

six colonies of New Zealand.

by Fox, William

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Published by Hocken Library, University of Otago in [Dunedin .
Written in English

    Places:
  • New Zealand
    • Subjects:
    • Maori (New Zealand people),
    • New Zealand -- Description and travel.,
    • New Zealand -- Politics and government.

    • Edition Notes

      StatementLondon, J. W. Parker, 1851.
      SeriesHocken Library facsimile no. 12
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsDU411 .F68 1971a
      The Physical Object
      Paginationviii, 168 p.
      Number of Pages168
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL5454371M
      LC Control Number73156535

      Reprinted as 1 volume Colonial means Australia, Canada, South Africa, New Zealand and some smaller colonies like Fiji etc. About New Zealand entries for people/families. NB: Only 4 libraries in NZ have a copy; National & Turnbull plus Invercargill and Wellington and the NZSG Library in Auckland. JW13 "The Dictionary of New Zealand. Part Six. Egypto-Phoenicians in the Pacific. Chapter Thirty Eight. Searching for New Zealand’s Hidden History. The Pharonic God-Kings of Aotearoa, like those of Australia, grew immensely rich from the vast amounts of precious metals, gemstones and pearls gathered by their subjects.

      SOME ACCOUNT OF NEW ZEALAND Particularly the Bay Of Islands and Surrounding Country with a Description of the Religion, Arts, Manufactures, Manners and Customs of the Natives &c. &c. By John Savage. [Hocken Library facsim., ].   New Zealand was effectively self-governing in all domestic matters except 'native policy' by Control over native policy was passed to the Colonial Government in the mids. The first capital of the country was Russell, located in the Bay of Islands, declared by Governor Hobson after New Zealand was formally annexed.

      New Zealand was the last country in the world to be discovered and settled by humankind. It was also the first to introduce a full democracy. Between those events, and in the century that followed the franchise, the movements and the conflicts of human history have been played out more intensively and more rapidly in New Zealand than anywhere else on Earth/5. - New Zealand and its Six Colonies Historically and Geographically Described. - Rochfort, J. The Adventures of a Surveyor in New Zealand [Capper reprint, ] - New Zealand: a Hand-book for Emigrants, Containing the Most Recent and Authentic Information regarding Auckland.


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Excerpt from The Six Colonies of New Zealand Since the termination of the ten nights' debates on New Zealand in the House of Commons in While he was in England Fox published The six colonies of New Zealand (). After describing the country and its six settlements, with some strong criticism of the 'rotten, delusive' town of Auckland, Fox delivered a polemic on Maori policy and colonial administration.

He was one who helped shape the New Zealand Constitution Act of He also served as the nation's Prime Minister for a period. After emigrating to NZ with his wife inFox became editor of the 'New Zealand Gazette' and 'Britannia Spectator'.

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Our aim is to provide readers with the highest quality reproductions of fiction and non-fiction literature that has stood the test of time. The many thousands of books in our collection have been. Other articles where The Six Colonies of New Zealand is discussed: Sir William Fox: leading up to the constitution, The Six Colonies of New Zealand, was published in Written: The Colony of New Zealand was a British colony that existed in New Zealand from tocreated as a Crown power of the British Government was vested in the governor of New Zealand, but the colony was granted self-government in The New Zealand Constitution Act was passed and the first parliament was elected in ; the first responsible Capital: Old Russell (), Auckland, (–).

Early New Zealand Books (ENZB) is a project from the library of the University of Auckland, New Zealand, launched inthat aims at providing keyword-searchable text of significant books published about New Zealand in the first two-thirds of the nineteenth also includes the subsequently published memoirs, journals and correspondence of people active in this era.

Six Colonies. By the end of the s, all the Australian colonies except Western Australia had been granted self government by Britain.

Each had a written constitution in the form of an act of the British Parliament which established a legislature consisting of two houses.

A strong sense of identity had developed among the people of each colony. The history of New Zealand dates back approximately years to when it was discovered and settled by Polynesians, who developed a distinct Māori other Pacific cultures, Māori society was centred on kinship links and connection with the land but, unlike them, it was adapted to a cool, temperate environment rather than a warm, tropical one.

The nature of his views is revealed in the title and contents of the book he wrote at this time, The Six Colonies of New Zealand. The Colonial Office draft, based on the proposals of Sir George Grey, was the basis of the Act passed inbut Fox was probably responsible for the addition of Taranaki to the five provinces Grey had proposed to.

This work provides statistical and descriptive accounts of each of the colonies of New Zealand, as well as providing details relating to the Maoris, and government both current and proposed ideas. Fox's leading role as an explorer, New Zealand Company agent and incipient colonial politician gave the book an authority and pungency lacking from.

On April 17th of the same year a great meeting took place at St. Martin's Hall to launch the last, the most improved plan for colonising Canterbury, in New Zealand, under the Wakefield system, which had so signally failed in South Australia and three other New Zealand colonies.

Having during the three preceding years been engaged almost alone. Early History of New Zealand, From earliest times to H Brett: Auckland, Names of dignitaries associated with the New Zealand colonies.

Browse this collection. A Chronology of New Zealand from the Time of the Moa, a book by George Finn. It is a chronological history of important events in New Zealand beginning with the. The History of Australia and New Zealand from to Alexander Sutherland. and during the 19th century another five largely self-governing Crown Colonies were established.

On 1 Januarythe six colonies became a federation, and the Commonwealth of Australia was formed. Since Federation, Australia has maintained a stable liberal. Sir William Fox () was an explorer, businessman, politician and author. He was one who helped shape the New Zealand Constitution Act of He also served as the nation's Prime Minister for a period.

After emigrating to NZ with his wife inFox became editor of the 'New Zealand Gazette' and 'Britannia Spectator'. and Women's Suffrage in the Colonies of Australia, New Zealand, and Hawai'i, to PATRICIA GRIMSHAW The author is a member of the history department at the Uni-versity of Melbourne.

In the year American Jessie Ackermann published a book entitled The World Through a Woman's Eyes.' It was a trav-eler's tale of unusual interest.The experiences of European New Zealanders have endured in New Zealand music, cinema and literature.

Kerikeri, founded inand Bluff founded inboth claim to be the oldest European settlements in New Zealand after the CMS mission station at Hohi, which was established in December Free settlers and former prisoners established six colonies: New South Wales(), Tasmania (), Western Australia (), South Australia (),Victoria (), and Queensland ().

The six colonies federated and became the Commonwealth of Australia in with a constitution that incorporated British parliamentary and U.S.

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