Okoha/ Anakoha Native School (Ngāti Kuia)

Photo Collection Reference Number
Outdoor portrait of a group mostly of Māori children with a small building in the background, thought to be a school.

The following information recorded by Nellie Robb (nee Manihera)

Left to right:
William Hemi (on sea-saw), Polly Blutcher (Paranihia Ngamiro), Unknown Baby (held), Nellie Walker, Harry Wells, Hemi Walker (hanging upside down), Martha Mason, Hiria Walker, James Isaac (in front of a tree stump), Henry Hemi, William Walker, Lena Walker (grumpy face), two teachers and a child (girl) being carried (Mrs Baignet and Miss Biddy Biles)
Unknown Man holding child, Unknown women standing (possibly holding korowai worn by Kipa and Nellie walker), Unknown women holding child, unknown women, two children, Kipa Hemi Whiro, Unknown teenage women, Winne Blutcher (Rawinia Ngamiro), child in the back right window, child behind Hemi Walker.

Object detail

Object Type
Media/Materials Description
Glass plate.
quarter plate
Accession Number
Credit Line
Okoha / Anakoha Native School. Nelson Provincial Museum, N Baigent Collection: 315921


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