“…with all his failings, was perhaps the best superintendent of his time in New Zealand”.
Written by James Edward Fitzgerald (Canterbury’s 1st Superintendent) about William Sefton Moorhouse (Canterbury’s 2nd Superintendent) – 1863
*text from ‘Blest Madman’ by Edmund Bohan
*image courtesy of http://earlycanterbury.blogspot.co.nz*
Illustrated London News, March 20, 1886; pg. 292; Issue 2448