Photograph [Whare, Tuturau]; unknown photographer; c.1937; MT2011.185.328
Photograph [Whare, Tuturau]About this object
A black and white photograph depicting a man and boy standing in front of a whare at Tuturau. In 1937 a group of Mataura locals built this whare and a monument at Tuturau to mark the centennial of Te Pūoho’s raid, a decisive event which occurred in Tuturau in December 1836. The NZ History website
tells the story of this Musket Wars raid.
h 58mm x w 83mm
photograph, black and whiteObject Type
processed material, paperCredit Line
From the collection of the Mataura and Districts Historical Society Incorporated.Object number