24 May 2018

The history of the New Zealand aristocracy

From Jesse Mulligan, 1–4pm, 2:35 pm on 24 May 2018

The recent royal wedding was a showcase for Britain's aristocracy, albeit alongside Hollywood celebrities and more minor upper-class guests. 

Many New Zealanders watched the wedding, but are aristocratic weddings really of any relevance to NZ?

We look back with historian Grant Morris of Victoria University

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Longwood Homestead Photo: Te Ara / Public Domain

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