Performance of a Maori action song, outside Te Rauru meeting house, Whakarewarewa

Performance of a Maori action song, outside Te Rauru meeting house, Whakarewarewa
Date
[1910-1911]
Ref
1/1-021416-G
Description

Performance of a Maori action song, outside Te Rauru meeting house, Whakarewarewa, circa 1910-1911. Makereti Papakura is on the left, and Mita Taupopoki is on the right. New Zealand Tourist and Publicity Department photograph. Photographer unidentified.

Souce of historical notes - entries in Dictionary of New Zealand Biography for Papakura and Taupopoki.

Likely to be group formed to participate in the Festival of Empire celebrations in London in 1911. The group also included Makereti's sister Bella and brother Richard (Tiki) Papakura.

Quantity: 1 b&w original negative(s).

Physical Description: Glass negative

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Part of
Tourist and Publicity
Format
1 b&w original negative(s), Negatives, Glass negative, Orientation: Horizontal image
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