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Opening ceremony for Turongo meeting house at Turangawaewae Marae, Ngaruawahia, 18 March 1938

Reference Number: EP-Ethnology-Maori-Marae and meeting houses-01

Crowd gathered at the opening ceremony for Turongo meeting house at Turangawaewae Marae, Ngaruawahia, taken 18 March 1938 by an Evening Post staff photographer. Te Puea Herangi can be seen standing at the centre right of the image. Sir Apirana Ngata is standing at extreme left.

Key terms:
1 image, categorised under Silver gelatin photoprints and Crowd scenes, related to Princess Te Kirihaehae Te Puea Herangi, Sir Apirana Turupa Ngata, Koroki Te Rata Mahuta Tawhiao Potatau Te Wherowhero, Turongo (Meeting house), Turangawaewae Marae, Ngaruawahia, Opening rites, Whare nui - New Zealand - Waikato Region and Marae - New Zealand - Waikato Region.

Part of:
Marae and meeting houses, Reference Number EP-Ethnology-Maori-Marae and meeting houses (1 digitised items)
Ethnology, Reference Number EP-Ethnology (19 digitised items)
Evening Post illustrations file, Reference Number PAColl-7327-1 (342 digitised items)
The Dominion Post :Photographic negatives and prints of the Evening Post and Dominion newspapers, Reference Number PAColl-7327 (2038 digitised items)

Extent: 1 b&w original photographic print(s)Silver gelatin print 9.4 x 20.7 cm. Horizontal imageSingle photograph

Conditions governing access to original: Not restricted

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