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From Te Papa Museum (17 June 2021)

Little-known lives: Rotumans in 19th-century Aotearoa New Zealand

By Sean Mallon

Senior Curator Pacific Histories and Cultures Sean Mallon shares two rare stories of Rotuman travellers who found their way to New Zealand in the early 1800s, and how a contemporary Rotuman artist has remembered one of them. Download PDF