Dedication ceremony for Houngarea Marae memorial gates

Production date
26 Oct 1946
Current rights
Public Domain
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Object detail

About this object
The photograph shows a group of Māori women performing at a ceremony to mark the official opening of the war memorial gates at Houngarea Marae, Pakipaki, on 26th October 1946. A Māori man holding a taiaha is visible at the left of the image.
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: 252 x 304mm
Height x Width: 261 x 310mm
Subject period
Subject date
26 Oct 1946
Collection of Hawke's Bay Museums Trust, Ruawharo Tā-ū-rangi, [96632]
Credit Line
gifted by Hawke's Bay County Council
Other number(s)
m95/16, 96632


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