Annual Coronation hui, Turangawaewae Marae, Ngaruawahia

Annual Coronation hui, Turangawaewae Marae, Ngaruawahia
October 1962

Scenes from the Coronation hui at Turangawaewae Marae, Ngaruawahia, taken in 1962 by Ans Westra. Unless otherwise stated all persons are unidentified.

Images consist of:

- Frame one was taken at a dawn service at King Koroki's residence. It shows a woman with an infant on her back.

- Frame two shows King Koroki's flag flying.

- Kuia greeting each other with a hongi.

- A kuia sitting outside.

- Women, including kuia, sitting outside with a child.

Source of descriptive information - Notes written by Westra and filed with proof sheets

Westra has written on the proof sheet, regarding the first frame taken at King Koroki's residence, "I was allowed no further photograph".

Quantity: 4 b&w original negative(s) 120 strips containing 12 images.

Physical Description: Cellulose acetate roll film

Processing information: Digitisation details - Original negatives digitised by Suite Tirohanga.

All requests for copies, use and reproduction, must be sent to Ans Westra's agent Suite Tirohanga at and 04 976 7663. Copyright: Copyright held by Ans Westra
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Partly restricted - Please use surrogate in place of original
4 b&w original negative(s) 120 strips containing 12 images, Negatives, Cellulose acetate roll film
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Annual Coronation hui, Turangawaewae Marae, Ngaruawahia. Ref: AWM-0198-F. Alexander Turnbull Library, Wellington, New Zealand. /records/35961807

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