8 Feb 2015

Ngā Tāonga Kōrero - Sir Apirana Ngata at Waitangi

From Te Ahi Kaa, 6:45 pm on 8 February 2015

In this archival recording from 1940, Sir Apirana Turupa Ngata is at the opening of the Whare Runanga meeting house at Te Tii Marae, Waitangi. The opening coincided with the centenary celebrations of the signing of the Treaty. In his speech, Ngata talks about the relationship between maori and pakeha.

Nga Taonga official LOGO from AugArchival material supplied by Ngā Tāonga Sound and Vision.