In Softcovers, First Edition 1975, Black and White Photographs, illustrations, map, 24 pages, Published By The Authors Onga Onga Hawkes Bay.
A Near Fine Copy.
'over the years, on numerous occasions, we have been asked for information on the history of our district. Being now old identities, it has become apparent to us how little is known and available on the first hundred years of Onga Onga. On going through old correspondence, we came upon a letter written to us by the late Mr J G Wilson, which gave information pertaining to very early settlement of this area. At the bottom of the page was P.S suggesting we write a short history of Onga Onga. At the time we felt this was quite beyond our capabilities. We now feel as though we have fulfilled the request of a man we both admired and whose writing we personally have found so useful and interesting. We consider that it was an honour to have been asked to attempt such a project, and have been asked to attempt such a project, and have done so to the best of our ability