Kōrero: Hītori

Ngā mautohe mō te tīma kaikiri o Āwherika ki te Tonga, Kirikiriroa

Ngā mautohe mō te tīma kaikiri o Āwherika ki te Tonga, Kirikiriroa

I te wāhanga tōmuri o te rau tau 1900, nā te hūnuku o te iwi Māori ki ngā tāone noho ai, ka kaha te aronga ki te noho o te hapori o Aotearoa. Ka noho ngā tākaro me te whenua kaikiri o Āwherika ki te Tonga te kaupapa tauwehe i te iwi o Aotearoa. I te tau 1981, ka whakaaetia e te kāwanatanga o Muldoon te kapa Springboks o Āwherika ki te Tonga kia haere mai ki te tākaro whutupaoro, hāunga ngā mautohe. Ka pakaru te riri ki te motu whānui. I te 25 o Hūrae i te tau 1981, ka whakakorea te kēmu a ngā Springboks, nā te whakaekenga o te hunga mautohe ki te papa tākaro o Rugby Park i Kirikiriroa.

Te whakamahi i tēnei tūemi

Alexander Turnbull Library, Dominion Post Collection (PAColl-7327)
Reference: EP/1981/2657/9
Photograph by Don Scott

Permission of the Alexander Turnbull Library, National Library of New Zealand, Te Puna Mātauranga o Aotearoa, must be obtained before any re-use of this image.

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Te tuhi tohutoro mō tēnei whārangi:

John Wilson, 'Hītori - Te paunga o te rau tau 1900', Te Ara - the Encyclopedia of New Zealand, http://www.TeAra.govt.nz/mi/photograph/1483/nga-mautohe-mo-te-tima-kaikiri-o-awherika-ki-te-tonga-kirikiriroa (accessed 13 December 2019)

He kōrero nā John Wilson