Collection MS 1156 - Journal

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AU PMB MS 1156




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1 reel.; 35mm microfilm

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This is the journal of Mr Taptulu’s grandfather Tatai of Nui. Nui
is a northern island in Tuvalu where the Kiribati language is spoken. The journal, in Kiribati, includes an account of Tatai’s visit to Samoa, his training there as a missionary and his return to Nui; a genealogy of Nui; and, lastly, an account of the visit to Nui by the canoe Toantebuke, including a list of those on board. There is also a typed transcript in Kiribati of the text of the journal.

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Restricted access. No access without prior written permission of the custodian, Mr Tapetulu Merang, P O Box 90, Bairiki, Tarawa, REPUBLIC OF KIRIBATI

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Mr Mr Tapetulu Merang, Tarawa, Republic of

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