A Māori family stand in front of their slab whare in King Country around 1900. Poor-quality housing contributed to illness and premature death for many Māori from the 19th century.
Te whakamahi i tēnei tūemi
Auckland War Memorial Museum Tamaki Paenga Hira
Photograph by W. Beattie
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