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Dedication ceremony of three flags at Waireporepo Pa, Te Whaiti, Tuesday 30 September 1930

Reference Number: APG-1667-1/2-G

Dedication ceremony of three flags at Waireporepo Pa, Te Whaiti. Reverend John George Laughton is officiating. Unidentified people are either sitting on the ground or standing near where the ceremony is taking place, and the flags have not yet been raised. There is a placard at the bottom of the carved flag pole part of which is visible in this image. It reads "Kui mau kite. Whakapono kite. Tumanako kite. Aroha". Photograph taken by Albert Percy Godber on Tuesday 30 September 1930. The date is given as October 1930 in Godber's index held in Photographic Archives. For an image taken later in the proceedings see APG-1669-1/2.

Key terms:
1 image, related to Rev John George Laughton, Te Whaiti, Maori - Pa - New Zealand - Bay of Plenty Region, Dedication services, Flags and Maori - Flags.

Part of:
Godber, Albert Percy, 1875-1949 :Collection of albums, prints and negatives, Reference Number PA-Group-00048 (2024 digitised items)

Extent: 1 b&w original negative(s)Dry plate glass negative 6.5 x 4.75 inches. Vertical imageSingle photograph

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