Kōrero: Royal honours system

Sir Peter Buck's investiture

In 1949 Māori leader, politician and scholar Sir Peter Buck (Te Rangi Hīroa) was knighted at Government House in Wellington. Of all the honours he received, it was the one he valued most highly. This newsreel shows scenes before and after the investiture ceremony.

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Archives New Zealand - Te Rua Mahara o te Kāwanatanga
Reference: Weekly Review 396. National Film Unit, 1949

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Te tuhi tohutoro mō tēnei whārangi:

Mandy Wong, 'Royal honours system - History and overview', Te Ara - the Encyclopedia of New Zealand, http://www.TeAra.govt.nz/mi/video/35636/sir-peter-bucks-investiture (accessed 26 May 2020)

He kōrero nā Mandy Wong, i tāngia i te 20 Jun 2012