Story: Māori newspapers and magazines – ngā niupepa me ngā moheni

The Maori Messenger – Te Karere Maori

The image on the masthead of The Maori Messenger – Te Karere Maori is the royal coat of arms. The coat of arms was commonly used as the masthead for 19th-century government newspapers in Māori, and was also used on the New Zealand Gazette.

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Niupepa: Maori newspapers
Reference: The Maori Messenger: Te Karere Maori, 1 Hanuere (January), 1855, p.1

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Jane McRae, 'Māori newspapers and magazines – ngā niupepa me ngā moheni - Government newspapers', Te Ara - the Encyclopedia of New Zealand, http://www.TeAra.govt.nz/en/zoomify/42400/the-maori-messenger-te-karere-maori (accessed 19 September 2021)

Story by Jane McRae, published 22 Oct 2014