Nelson Examiner and New Zealand Chronicle

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The Nelson Examiner and New Zealand Chronicle was the first newspaper published in the South Island. It was established by Charles Elliott (1811-1876) in 1842, within a few weeks of the New Zealand Company settlers arriving in Nelson.

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Region: Nelson

Also published as: Nelson Daily Examiner

Available online: 12 March 1842 - 15 January 1874 (3191 issues)

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