He Tohu is now home to three of New Zealand’s iconic documentary heritage items
The 1835 He Whakaputanga o te Rangatiratanga o Nu Tireni – Declaration of Independence of the United Tribes of New Zealand, 1840 Te Tiriti o Waitangi – Treaty of Waitangi and the 1893 Women’s Suffrage Petition – Te Petihana Whakamana Pōti Wahine, were moved from Archives New Zealand to He Tohu, last month.
He Tohu, sheds fresh light on the three iconic constitutional documents that shape Aotearoa New Zealand and preserves these powerful taonga for future generations.
For further information visit He Tohu
He Tohu at the National Library of New Zealand, 70 Molesworth Street, Wellington on 20 May. Entry is free.
He Tohu is presented by Archives New Zealand and the National Library of New Zealand.