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Meeting house, Te Hau Ki Turanga, being moved to The Museum of New Zealand. - Photograph taken by Phil Reid, 2 November 1996

Reference Number: EP/1996/3124/24-F

The meeting house, Te Hau Ki Turanga, being moved from the old National Museum building to the new Museum of New Zealand building on the Wellington waterfront. Accompanying the the meeting house are a tuatua (band of warriors) and iwi members of the Rongowhakaata people. Photographed by the Evening Post staff photographer Phil Reid on the 2nd of November 1996.

Key terms:
1 image, related to Ngati Kaipoho and Rongowhakaata.

Part of:
Meeting house, Te Hau Ki Turanga, being moved to to The Museum of New Zealand. - Photograph taken by Phil Reid, Reference Number EP/1996/3124-F (1 digitised items)
Further negatives of the Evening Post newspaper, Reference Number PAColl-7327-2 (1639 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 colour original negative(s) Single image on 35mm negative stripNegatives

Historical Notes: The house was built in 1843 by Raharuhi Rukupo and 18 carvers for the Ngati Kaipoho of the Rongowhaata at Turanga. In 1867 it was purchased for the Government and brought to Wellington.

Conditions governing access to original: Not restricted

Citation: Any publication or exhibition must be accompanied by the credit "The Dominion Post Collection, Alexander Turnbull Library."

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