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Āpirana Ngata (1st of 3)

Āpirana Ngata

Sir Āpirana Ngata led an extraordinary cultural renaissance in the first half of the 20th century. In this photo, he is standing at the left of a group outside the Opononi Hotel. At front left is Whina Cooper, who in 1975 led a protest march over land rights.

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Alexander Turnbull Library, Original photographic prints and postcards from file print collection, Box 13 (PAColl-6407)
Reference: F-58064-1/2

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Te Ahukaramū Charles Royal, 'Māori - Decline and revival', Te Ara - the Encyclopedia of New Zealand, http://www.TeAra.govt.nz/en/photograph/2618/apirana-ngata (accessed 20 July 2019)

Story by Te Ahukaramū Charles Royal