Printing press; 129

Name/Title

Printing press

About this object

This printing press (made in the USA by Kersey & Co) was recovered from a gully near the abandoned settlement where King Tawhiao set up his Parliament at Maungakawa near Cambridge in 1891. A Maori newspaper called "Te Paki O Matariki" - "The Girdle of the Pleiades" was published there until 1902.

Object Type

Museum display

Object number

129

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