Story: Te Kōti Whenua – Māori Land Court

Native Land Court judges, 1909

Native Land Court judges, 1909

Participants sport a parade of headgear at this Native Land Court judges' conference in 1909. In the centre of the back row is Judge Walter Rawson, who became the first Native Trustee in 1920. Centre front is Native Minister James Carroll, seated between his deputy Āpirana Ngata (left) and T. W. Fisher, under-secretary of the Native Department.

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Mere Whaanga, 'Te Kōti Whenua – Māori Land Court - The ‘taihoa’ policy, 1900–1920', Te Ara - the Encyclopedia of New Zealand, http://www.TeAra.govt.nz/en/photograph/36144/native-land-court-judges-1909 (accessed 16 November 2019)

Story by Mere Whaanga, published 20 Jun 2012