This clip from a 1952 government film illustrates attempts to control tuberculosis in Māori communities in the Wairoa district. It shows the settlement of Iwitea and how improved housing was contributing to better health outcomes.
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Reference: Tuberculosis and Maori people. National Film Unit, 1952
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