Opening of memorial gates at Houngarea Marae, Pakipaki

Production date
26 Oct 1946
Current rights
Public Domain
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About this object
The photograph shows Governor-General Sir Bernard Freyberg shaking hands with Sir Apirana Ngata at the official opening of the memorial gates at Houngarea Marae, Pakipaki, on 26th October 1946. Looking on are Hawke's Bay County Council chairman Robert Harding and an unidentified woman.
Production date
26 Oct 1946
Production period
Media/Materials description
Black and white print glued to black page cut from a photograph album
Height x Width: 249 x 304mm
Height x Width: 259 x 315mm
Subject period
Subject date
26 Oct 1946
Collection of Hawke's Bay Museums Trust, Ruawharo Tā-ū-rangi, [96624]
Credit Line
gifted by Hawke's Bay County Council
Other number(s)
m95/16, 96624


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