Carved doorway, meeting house, Mourea Pa, Lake Rotoiti, ca 1908
Reference Number: PA1-f-179-52-2
Carved doorway, entrance to the meeting house at Mourea Pa, Lake Rotoiti. Phtotgraphed by Thomas Pringle in about 1908
Pringle, Thomas, 1858-1931 :"Camera Notes Between Wanganui and Rotorua", Reference Number PA1-f-179 (31 digitised items)
Parliamentary Library : Photograph albums, Reference Number PAColl-5005 (43 digitised items)
Extent: 1 b&w original photographic print(s)Silver gelatin print. Single photograph
Historical Notes: According to John C M Cresswell (Maori Meeting Houses of the North Island, P.C.S. Publications, Auckland, 1977), the present meeting house at Mourea Pa was "reconstructed in 1914 from timbers of an older house of the Ngati Pikiao." This may be a photograph of a detail of that older house. The name of the present house is Kahumatamomoe.
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