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"Kawhia; Where the Tainui canoe rests", ca 1933

Reference Number: PA1-o-116-85

"Kawhia; Where the Tainui canoe rests." Records of a visit to Kawhia Harbour and the place where the Tainui canoe is said to be burried. Photographed by an unknown photographer in about 1933Top left photograph (PA1-o-116-85-1). View of a stretch of beach. On album page below print is written "The pah"Top right photograph (PA1-o-116-85-2). View across the sea to buildings on the edge of the land. On bottom of print is written "Tainui Glade from a launch"Bottom left photograph (PA1-o-116-85-3). Group of Boy Scouts sitting on the ground under scrub trees. On album page below print is written "The stone over burried canoe"Bottom right photograph (PA1-o-116-85-4). An upright stone standing among scrub trees above a beach. On the top of the print is written "Kawhia." On the bottom of the print is written "Stone marking the buried Tainui [canoe]"On the centre of the album page is drawn a map showing harbours from Manakau to Awakino

Key terms:
1 image, related to Kawhia Harbour, Scouting (Youth activity), Harbours - New Zealand - Waikato Region, Beaches - New Zealand - Waikato Region, Boy Scouts - New Zealand - Waikato Region, Boys - New Zealand - Waikato Region and Taonga Maori.

Part of:
Craddock album 6, Reference Number PA1-o-116 (11 digitised items)
Craddock, Gerald Rainsford :Assorted photographs including New Zealand locations and Kashmir, India, Reference Number PAColl-2137 (11 digitised items)

Extent: 4 b&w original photographic print(s)Silver gelatin prints. Photographs

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