Also known as: William Thompson; Wiremu Tamehana.
Ngati Haua leader, teacher, diplomat. A contemporary of Potatau and Wiremu Nera
Works by this Author in Our Collection
- A letter from Wiremu Tamihana Te Waharoa to his old friend, Archdeacon Browm, quoted in Chapter xi. — Governor Browne's Departure
- Translation of W. Thompson’s Reply to His Excellency’s Declaration, Addressed to the Natives Assembled at Nagaruawahia, quoted in Tamihana Wiremu Tarapipi Te Waharoa
- Letter to his Excellency the Governor from the Runaga assembled at Ngaruawahia, quoted in Tamihana Wiremu Tarapipi Te Waharoa
- Copy of a letter from Wm. Thompson to his Excellency the Governor, quoted in Tamihana Wiremu Tarapipi Te Waharoa
- Petition of Wi Tamihana Te Waharoa to Mr Fitzgerald (William Thompson), quoted in Tamihana Wiremu Tarapipi Te Waharoa
- Letter from Wiremu Tamihana published as “The Maori King” in the Southern Cross newspaper, July 1858, quoted in Appendix — The Election of the Maori King
- Further Papers Relative to The Native Insurrection
- Letter from William Thompson to His Excellency the Governor relative to terms of peace
- Petition of William Thompson, Te Waharoa
- Petition of Wi Tamihana Te Waharoa: praying that the Waikato be restored to him
- Return of the Correspondence signed or, Purporting to be signed by William Thompson te Waharoa, etc.
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- Dictionary of New Zealand Biography, which has entries for many prominent New Zealanders.
- Archives New Zealand, which has collections of maps, plans and posters; immigration passenger lists; and probate records.
- National Library of New Zealand, which has extensive collections of published material.
- Auckland War Memorial Museum, which has extensive holdings on the Auckland region and New Zealand military history.
- Museum of New Zealand Te Papa Tongarewa, which has strong holdings in Tāonga Māori, biological holotypes and New Zealand art.
- nzhistory.net.nz, from the History Group of the Ministry for Culture and Heritage.