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James Cowan
14 April 187016 September 1943

Also known as: Tangiwai.

Journalist, historian.


Spouses: Eileen Constance Cowan

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From sketches by J. Cowan, 18th March, 1919] — Remains of palisade and well, south side of fortification Sections of Rua-pekapeka Pa J. Cowan, sketch-plan, 1921] — The Battlefield of Moturoa James Cowan's Settlers and Pioneers was a good read but was it history?. Alexander Turnbull Library, Wellington, NZ, PAColl-5584-16, F-42994-1/2 Photo by J. Cowan, 1920] — The Mangapiko River and Waiari (From the north bank) Photo by J. Cowan, at Te Rewatu, 1920] — Te Huia Raureti Sketch-plan by J. Cowan, 1919] Rauporoa Pa, Attacked by Te Kooti, 1869


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