Digitised Image

Old Maori whare at Ohinemutu, [ca 1908]

Reference Number: 1/2-001495-G

View of a Maori youth posing in front of an old whare at Ohinemutu. He is standing in front of the whare holding a taiaha and striking a `fierce' pose with his tongue out. The right hand maihi has become detached from the building and the lower part is resting on the ground. Photograph taken by William A Price ca 1908.

Key terms:
1 image, related to Ohinemutu, Taiaha, Whare - New Zealand - Bay of Plenty Region, Young men, Maori, Weapons, Maori and Maihi.

Part of:
Price, William Archer, d 1948 :Collection of post card negatives, Reference Number PAColl-3057 (1884 digitised items)

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

Historical Notes: William Archer Price lived and practised in Queen Street, Northcote, 1909-1910. Source: New Zealand Post Office directories

Conditions governing access to original: Partial restriction - Negatives are not available for viewing. Surrogate copies will be provided.

Citation: Any publication must be accompanied by the credit "Price Collection, Alexander Turnbull Library".

Other copies available: File print available in Turnbull Library Pictures16. Rotorua Co. Ohinemutu. Pa(PFP-030149)

Inscriptions: Inscribed - Photographer's title on negative - bottom right: Old Maori whare. Ohinemutu. Rotorua. 1611

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