This photograph of Tāmati Wāka Nene dates from 1870. By this time he was a trusted advisor of government officials and a man of great mana in Māoridom.
Kōrero: Nene, Tāmati Wāka
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Me pēnei te tohu i te whārangi:
Angela Ballara. 'Nene, Tāmati Wāka', Dictionary of New Zealand Biography, first published in 1990, updated November, 2001. Te Ara - the Encyclopedia of New Zealand, https://teara.govt.nz/mi/biographies/1n2/nene-tamati-waka (accessed 13 July 2020)