PERSONAL RECORD. DE CASTRO, LEO. [UNVEILING OF THE HEADSTONE FOR Tuwhakaririka Potatau Patena]

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Reference number: F29801

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Reference information

Reference information
Reference number: F29801
Type: Moving Image
Year: 1948
Duration: 0:08:50
Category: Amateur
Place of origin: New Zealand

Viewing locations

  • Film Archive, Wellington: 1998.2699
  • Film Archive, Wellington: 2005.8350

Description

1:27:21 Many Maori attend the unveiling of the headstone in memory of Tuwhakaririka Potatau Patena, who died in 1935

1:29:00 Pei Te Hurinui Jones delivers his whaikorero on Te Tokanganui a Noho Marae, in Te Kuiti as well as many other elders.

Many kuia with the moko kauae are seen at the urupa and on the marae. The camera pans to show many of these kuia. Some begin to perform an action song. Random shots of those gathered on the marae.

1:36:11 Ends.