Story: East Coast places

Hansen family at Motu

Hansen family at Motu

The Hansens were the earliest European settlers in the Motu district. Mrs Hansen is pictured about 1890, with two of her daughters and another child.

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Tairawhiti Museum, Te Whare Taonga O Te Tairawhiti, William F. Crawford Collection
Photograph by William Crawford

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Monty Soutar, 'East Coast places - Waikohu', Te Ara - the Encyclopedia of New Zealand, (accessed 17 June 2024)

Story by Monty Soutar, updated 1 Mar 2015