Governor-General and wife at dedication of Houngarea Marae memorial gates

Production date
26 Oct 1946
Current rights
Public Domain
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About this object
The photograph shows the Governor-General, Sir Bernard Freyberg, and his wife, Lady Barbara Freyberg, at a ceremony to mark the dedication of the war memorial gates at Houngarea Marae, Pakipaki, on 26th October 1946. Lady Freyberg wears a korowai, as does Sir Apirana Ngata whose back is to the camera.
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: 253 x 305mm
Height x Width: 261 x 311mm
Subject period
Subject date
26 Oct 1946
Collection of Hawke's Bay Museums Trust, Ruawharo Tā-ū-rangi, [96629]
Credit Line
gifted by Hawke's Bay County Council
Other number(s)
m95/16, 96629


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