Kōrero: Hērangi, Te Kirihaehae Te Puea

Te Puea Hērangi speaking at the opening of a meeting house

Hear Te Puea Herangi at the opening of the meeting house Turongo at Turangawaewae on 17 March 1938. She explains the special significance of this occasion to her, and the more general symbolism of the house itself to Tainui and the Kingitanga. (4 min 34 sec)

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Sound Archives / Ngā Taonga Kōrero
Reference: TX3348

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Me pēnei te tohu i te whārangi:

Ann Parsonson. 'Hērangi, Te Kirihaehae Te Puea', Dictionary of New Zealand Biography, first published in 1996. Te Ara - the Encyclopedia of New Zealand, https://teara.govt.nz/mi/biographies/3h17/herangi-te-kirihaehae-te-puea (accessed 23 May 2022)