Two men greeting each other with a hongi

Two men greeting each other with a hongi
Date
1944
Ref
1/4-001068-F
Description

Two men greeting each other with a hongi. One of them holds a taiaha. In the background is a Drake Brothers bus. Taken in 1944, possibly at Opotiki.

Original caption reads: "Most visitors to the hui came by buses and service cars. Here a visitor (right) receives the hongi, traditional salute of Maori greeting."

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

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Part of
Pascoe, John Dobree, 1908-1972 :Photographic albums, prints and negatives
Format
1 b&w original negative(s), Negatives, Orientation: Vertical image
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Two men greeting each other with a hongi. Pascoe, John Dobree, 1908-1972 :Photographic albums, prints and negatives. Ref: 1/4-001068-F. Alexander Turnbull Library, Wellington, New Zealand. /records/22859215

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