Elsdon Best - Notebook vol 2

Ahu, Tamarere, active 1893?; Best, Elsdon, 1856-1931; Ropiha, Hori, active 1865-1895; Te Aro, active 1894; Whakataki, Te Karehana, -1897

Informants and contents listed at the front. Mainly the manuscript of Hori Ropiha of Waipawa, dealing with whakapapa of various East Coast iwi and hapu down to Ropiha, and with information about various events in Maori history including the migration from Hawaiki and subsequent settlement, and with notes about certain customary concepts and practices. Other informants include Te Karehana Whakataki relating the traditional Ngati Toa story of Te Ataiorongo, Tamarere Ahu, and Te Aro of Ngati Awa

Quantity: 1 volume(s).

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Polynesian Society: Records / Ethnological manuscripts collection
1 volume(s), Manuscripts
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