Story: Ngā rōpū – Māori organisations

Members of Parliament

Members of Parliament

The members of Parliament who have been identified in this photograph are (front from left) Māui Pōmare, Āpirana Ngata, and (fourth in row) James Carroll. They played important roles in the Young Māori Party, a 20th-century Māori organisation which sought to improve the well-being of Māori through political action.

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Alexander Turnbull Library, S. P. Andrew Collection (PAColl-3739)
Reference: 1/1-013678-G
Photograph by Stanley Polkinghorne Andrew

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How to cite this page:

Basil Keane, 'Ngā rōpū – Māori organisations - New Māori organisations, early 20th century', Te Ara - the Encyclopedia of New Zealand, http://www.TeAra.govt.nz/en/photograph/29684/members-of-parliament (accessed 26 May 2020)

Story by Basil Keane, published 5 May 2011, updated 1 Jun 2017