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Wai 262 inquiry documents

Wai 262 inquiry documents

The vast body of research and evidence built up by Waitangi Tribunal historians during the course of a hearing is graphically illustrated in this 2007 photograph. It shows the boxes of files for the Wai 262 inquiry regarding claims to indigenous flora, fauna and cultural knowledge and customs. 

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Nancy Swarbrick, 'Public history - Treaty of Waitangi history', Te Ara - the Encyclopedia of New Zealand, http://www.TeAra.govt.nz/en/photograph/44452/wai-262-inquiry-documents (accessed 29 September 2020)

Story by Nancy Swarbrick, published 22 Oct 2014