Māori Land March ceremonies at Parliament

Māori Land March ceremonies at Parliament
Date
1975
Ref
AW-1398
Description

Most images show unidentified participants in Parliament Grounds at the ceremonies for the arrival of the Māori Land March (Te Roopu o te Matakite) in October 1975. An unidentified man wearing a korowai and bearing the Pou Whenua is seen in frames 1 and 2. In frame 3 Greg Whakataka-Brightwell is seen centre-left in the crowd, wearing a beret and with upraised hand (also in frame 4 only his head with beret visible in the crowd.) He is also seen wearing a hooded raincoat and shorts on the left of a speaker (frame 10). Rowley Habib (in foreground) and Tom Poata (behind him to the left) are seen in frame 8; Greg Whakataka-Brightwell, Tom Poata (and possibly Saana Murray) centre back amongst the crowd. A young unidentified Māori woman is seen in frames 5 and 6, carrying an umbrella, wearing a tipare (headband). Groups of police and Māori wardens are visible amongst the crowd. Unless otherwise stated, all persons are unidentified. Photographs taken by Ans Westra.

Source of descriptive information - Notes written by Westra, accompanying the corresponding proof sheet

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

Physical Description: Cellulose acetate roll film

Use/Reproduction
All requests for copies, use and reproduction, must be sent to Ans Westra's agent Suite Tirohanga at westra@suite.co.nz and 04 976 7663. Copyright: Copyright held by Ans Westra
Access restrictions
Partly restricted - Please use surrogate in place of original
Part of
Westra, Ans, 1936-: Photographs
Format
4 b&w original negative(s) 120 strips containing 12 images, Negatives, Cellulose acetate roll film
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Māori Land March ceremonies at Parliament. Westra, Ans, 1936-: Photographs. Ref: AW-1398. Alexander Turnbull Library, Wellington, New Zealand. /records/38422816

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