Manuscript Collections

Makereti Papers

Papers of Margaret Pattison Staples-Browne (née Thom, subsequently Dennan), known as ‘Maggie (MAKERETI) Papakura’ (1873-1930), Maori guide and anthropologist

  • eleven boxes of material, relating mainly to Maori and New Zealand
  • the material includes correspondence, notes, typescripts, newspaper cuttings and miscellaneous ephemera
  • the papers have not yet been catalogued in detail

Related Resources

Collections of objects, photographs, etc.: Pitt Rivers Museum, University of Oxford; Alexander Turnbull Library, National Library of New Zealand

Dictionary of New Zealand Biography: Papakura, Makereti (1873-1930) Link to article (external site)

Enquiries:  ms-photo.colls@prm.ox.ac.uk