Kōrero: Parliament

Speaker of the House, 1911 (1 o 2)

Speaker of the House, 1911

Sir Arthur Guinness, the speaker of the House of Representatives in 1911, poses for a formal portrait in his regalia and wig. The office of speaker is the highest elected position in Parliament.

Te whakamahi i tēnei tūemi

Alexander Turnbull Library, S. P. Andrew Collection (PAColl-3739)
Reference: 1/1-015176-G
Photograph by Stanley Polkinghorne Andrew

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.

Ngā whakaahua me ngā rauemi katoa o tēnei kōrero

Te tuhi tohutoro mō tēnei whārangi:

John E. Martin, 'Parliament - How Parliament works', Te Ara - the Encyclopedia of New Zealand, http://www.TeAra.govt.nz/mi/photograph/33676/speaker-of-the-house-1911 (accessed 18 November 2019)

He kōrero nā John E. Martin, i tāngia i te 20 Jun 2012, updated 1 Feb 2015