Stone monument to Kai Tahu, on the site of Kaiapohia Pa, commemorating those who died in attacks by Te Rauparaha and his northern followers

Stone monument to Kai Tahu, on the site of Kaiapohia Pa, commemorating those who died in attacks by Te Rauparaha and his northern followers
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Date
[ca 1910-1925]
Ref
1/2-001846-G
Description

Monument commemorating those who died in Te Rauparaha's attack on Kaiapohia Pa in 1831. The monument was erected in 1898 on the original Pa site by Canon Stack. Photograph taken by William A Price circa 1910s

Other - Note on back of file print reads "Kaiapohia a site. Te Rauparaha massacre"

Source of descriptive information - Library client supplied information that Charles Kidson carved the figure on the top of the memorial. Information recieved 5 January 2007.

Inscriptions: Photographer's title on negative - bottom centre - Maori monument near Rangiora. No. 3370

Charles Kidson of the Christchurch Art School carved the figure on the top of the memorial. (Information from Arthur Jones, 2007)

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

Physical Description: Dry plate glass negative 4.75 x 6.5 inches

Access restrictions
Partly restricted - Please use surrogate in place of original
Part of
Price, William Archer, 1866-1948 :Collection of post card negatives
Format
1 b&w original negative(s), Negatives, Postcards, Dry plate glass negative 4.75 x 6.5 inches, Orientation: Vertical image
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Stone monument to Kai Tahu, on the site of Kaiapohia Pa, commemorating those who died in attacks by Te Rauparaha and his northern followers. Price, William Archer, 1866-1948 :Collection of post card negatives. Ref: 1/2-001846-G. Alexander Turnbull Library, Wellington, New Zealand. /records/22671205

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