Tohi mātaitai

The multitudes of Tangaroa (foodstuffs) gathered by people to eat. To some, this word relates to shellfish found on rocks, in the sand, or marine life found inshore.

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Date: [ca 1930s] From: Turnbull Library Pictures: Original photographic prints and postcards from the File Prints Collection Ref: PAColl-10563-009-42 Description: Photographer unidentified. Inscription - "Ninety Mile Beach." Man on beach opening toheroa (shellfish) with a knife. "Negative at 1/2-51970-F." Quantity:...
Date: 1968 By: Holis, S, active 1960s Ref: A-179-017 Description: Shows a group of figures digging in sand on the seashore. There is another small group in the right background. Other Titles - Study for painting Inscripti...
Date: [ca 1930s] From: Turnbull Library Pictures: Original photographic prints and postcards from the File Prints Collection Ref: PAColl-10563-009-41 Description: Photographer unidentified. Inscription - "Ninety Mile Beach." Man carrying two kerosene tins full of toheroa (shellfish). "Negative at 1/2-51972-F." Quan...
Date: 16 September 1977 From: Dominion Post (Newspaper): Photographic negatives and prints of the Evening Post and Dominion newspapers Ref: EP/1977/3679-F Description: Three boys on Hokio Beach with their hands full of Toheroa. They are from left: Fabian Corner 14, Willy Kalolo 14, and Rangi Mauri 15. Photographed by an E...
Digging for Toheroa, Northland
Date: [between 1910s and 1930s] From: Northwood brothers :Photographs of Northland Ref: 1/1-010575-G Description: Maori group digging for toheroa on a beach, Northland. Photograph taken ca 1920s-1930s by Northwood brothers. Quantity: 1 b&w original negative(s). Physica...
Gathering sea food, possibly in Paihia
Date: between 1895-1900 From: Denton, Frank J, 1869-1963 :Collection of negatives, prints and albums Ref: 1/2-008467-G Description: Unidentified Maori woman gathering seafood (probably oysters) off the rocks, possibly in Paihia. Photograph taken by Frank Denton between 1895 and 1900. Qua...
Maori gathering pipi shellfish - Photograph taken by George Leslie Adkin.
Date: 17 October 1937 From: Adkin, George Leslie, 1888-1964 :Photographs of New Zealand geology, geography, and the Maori history of Horowhenua Ref: PA1-f-005-424 Description: Maori gathering the pipi shellfish on the margin of the Manawatu River at Foxton heads. Photographed by George Leslie Adkin on the 17th of October 1937. Qu...
Maori group and driftwood, Plimmerton
Date: 1960 From: Westra, Ans, 1936-: Photographs Ref: AWM-0104-F Description: 6 images of a Maori group on rocks at the Plimmerton foreshore, along from Hongoeka Pa, including images of two young men collecting (kina) in a sack; 6 ima...
Digging for toheroa, Northland
Date: [192-?] From: Northwood brothers :Photographs of Northland Ref: 1/1-010576-G Description: Maori group digging for toheroa on a beach, Northland. Photograph taken ca 1920s-1930s by Northwood brothers. Quantity: 1 b&w original negative(s). Physic...
People relaxing at Days Bay, collecting shellfish in kete
Date: 1956 From: Evening post (Newspaper. 1865-2002) :Photographic negatives and prints of the Evening Post newspaper Ref: EP/1956/0038-F Description: Photograph taken for the Evening Post newspaper of Wellington by an unidentified staff photographer. Other note - Scottish dancers and Maoris Quantity: 1 b...
Young Maori woman with toheroa, Northland
Date: [ca 1910s-1930s] From: Northwood brothers :Photographs of Northland Ref: 1/1-026519-G Description: Young Maori woman shucking toheroa, Northland, photographed circa 1910s-1930s, probably by Arthur James Northwood. 1/1-026522-G is taken at the same time. ...
Three Maori girls shelling toheroa on a beach
Date: ca 1910-1939 From: Northwood brothers :Photographs of Northland Ref: 1/1-026522-G Description: Three unidentified Maori girls shelling toheroa on a beach. They appear to be wrapped up for the cold, and each wears a hat. Shows them looking at the camera...
Gathering sea food, possibly in Paihia
Date: between 1895-1900 From: Denton, Frank J, 1869-1963 :Collection of negatives, prints and albums Ref: 1/2-008468-G Description: Unidentified Maori woman gathering seafood (probably mussels) from the rocks, possibly in Paihia. Photograph taken by Frank Denton between 1895 and 1900. Qu...