Colonel Thomas Robert Gore Browne
3 July 1807–17 April 1887
Also known as: Governor Browne; Kawana Paraone; Sir Thomas Gore Browne.
Soldier, colonial governor.
Works by this Author in Our Collection
- Notes on Sir William Martin’s Pamphlet Entitled the Taranaki Question
- Printed form letter, 5 April 1858, on fighting between Ihāia and Wiremu Kīngi
- [Printed letter, April 1860, about Wiremu Kīngi and the Waitara dispute]
- Ko ta te Kawana korero ki nga rangatira Maori i huihui ki Waitemata i te 10 o nga ra o Hurae, 1860
- He whakapuakanga tenei na Te Kawana, he whakamaramatanga i ana tikanga kei rapu he te whakaaro o te tangata
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The following collections may have holdings relevant to "Colonel Thomas Robert Gore Browne":
- 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.