Kōrero: Cooper, Whina

Carver Wiremu Te Ranga (Piri) Poutapu (seated, left) after receiving the MBE honour in 1974

Carver Wiremu Te Ranga (Piri) Poutapu (seated, left) after receiving the MBE honour in 1974

At his 1974 investiture Piri Poutapu was photographed with other Maori award recipients, including Arthur Turiki Anderson (standing left), Whina Cooper (seated right), and Tumanako Reweti (standing right).

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Me pēnei te tohu i te whārangi:

Michael King. 'Cooper, Whina', Dictionary of New Zealand Biography, first published in 2000. Te Ara - the Encyclopedia of New Zealand, https://teara.govt.nz/mi/biographies/5c32/cooper-whina (accessed 15 December 2019)