Story: Te Ara – a history

Shore whaling presentation, 2000

Zoom in to see details of an overhead presentation on shore whaling in New Zealand, created by Jock Phillips in 2000 as a 'non-digital' example of possible content for Te AraPhillips showed this presentation to Paul Swain, minister for information technology, and Michael Cullen, minister of finance, at a half-hour meeting at Parliament in late 2000. As Phillips left the meeting, Cullen told him that the government would provide funding to develop Te Ara.

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the Te Ara team, 'Te Ara – a history - Origins of Te Ara', Te Ara - the Encyclopedia of New Zealand, (accessed 21 May 2022)

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