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Steel plate engraving depicting Maori being arrested for ploughing up "settler" land in middleground. Gathering of people in foreground and right side with militia behind people ploughing.Mt. Taranaki/Egmont and Ranges in background. Below image printed text reads:- "THE NATIVE LAND QUESTION IN NEW ZEALAND / ARREST OF MAORIES PLOUGHING ON LAND OF EUROPEAN SETTLERS IN TARANAKI". Housed in folder of cream matting board. Printed on page 425 of "The Graphic", 1 November 1879.
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