The impressive wigs, gowns and robes worn by these lawyers and judges suggest the majesty of the law.
Bank clerk, asylum superintendent, child health reformer
Concern for the future physical and mental health of citizens prompted charismatic Dr Frederic Truby King to advocate better nutrition and care for babies. One outcome was the establishment of the influential Plunket Society.Find out more
Rongowhakaata and Te Aitanga-a-Māhaki leader
Known to Māori as Hēni Kara, the high-born Hēni Materoa Carroll lent her mana and practical support to the political projects of her husband, James Carroll, and his younger parliamentary colleague Āpirana Ngata.Find out more