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Whakawhiti Kaneri Waaka; 1900's; X001.33.4

Whakawhiti Kaneri Waaka, 1900's, X001.33.4
Whakawhiti Kaneri Waaka
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Whakawhiti poses for a photograph in an Edwardian themed studio, as was the fashion of the times.
Place Made
New Zealand
Date Made
Medium and Materials
Black and White Photograph
Subject and Association Description
Whakawhiti was a grandson of Irihapeta, who was a sister of Wi Neera. Irihapeta’s husband was Te Ruki Waaka. Whakawhiti married Te Tahuri a daughter of Pita Toto a Whaingaroa rangatira of Tainui a Whiro
Ngati Mahanga Collection
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Ngāti Mahanga
Whakawhiti Waaka

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Larayne08 Jun 2018 11:16 AM,UTC
I believe i am related to whakawhiti as my great great great great grandmother is irihapeti waaka nee te kata.