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New Zealand Mail from the UK in the 1880s

By | Oct 22, 2013|Articles, Australia & Dependencies, Great Britain, History, New Zealand, Postal History, United States of America|

New Zealand: The Wellington Post Office (1973)

By | Jan 31, 2013|Articles, History, New Zealand, Post Offices|

New Zealand Parliament and the Post Office in 1854

By | May 2, 2010|Articles, History, New Zealand|

IN 1854 the first session of Parliament sat in Auckland and was charged in the main to bring “responsible government” to the colony. Its powers were not great, as in effect the Governor ruled through the Executive Council. It was a trying period for the administration but the postal service fell within their sphere of control through finance.

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