Monument at Te Ngutu o te Manu, Taranaki

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About this object
View of the memorial at Te Ngutu o te Manu, north-west of Hāwera, taken on 24 December 1914.

The memorial records the names of Pākehā settlers and soldiers who died in the two battles that occurred at this site on 21 August and 7 September 1868, fighting Māori led by Ngāti Ruanui chief Tītokowaru.

The photograph has been taken looking towards the back of the monument. A row of trees is visible in the background. A motor car is parked beneath the trees on the right side of the photograph.

Photographer, Russell Duncan.
Production technique
Media/Materials description
Black and white photograph mounted in an album.
Measurements
Height x Width x Depth/Length: 337 x 284 x 48mm
Height x Width: 158 x 221mm
Subject period
Subject date
24 Dec 1914
Current rights
Caption
Collection of Hawke's Bay Museums Trust, Ruawharo Tā-ū-rangi, 15787
Credit line
gifted by Jasper Herrick
Other number(s)
m96/6-5, Album 5, 15787, 80833

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