Story: Whānau – Māori and family

Hanikamu Te Hiko, Ngawaina Hanikamu and whānau (2nd of 3)

Hanikamu Te Hiko, Ngawaina Hanikamu and whānau

Hanikamu Te Hiko and his wife Ngawaina Hanikamu pose with their children in the late 19th century. The whānau is dressed in the contemporary European fashion of the time.

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Alexander Turnbull Library, Wineera Collection
Reference: 1/2-181944-F

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How to cite this page:

Tai Walker, 'Whānau – Māori and family - Description of whānau', Te Ara - the Encyclopedia of New Zealand, (accessed 25 July 2024)

Story by Tai Walker, published 5 May 2011, updated 1 Jun 2017