Agar Seaweed: it boomed as an industry in the war years because it was vital to pharmaceuticals and had a range of other uses, but when Japan entered the war...
Te Hau Kāinga is super excited about the Māori students undertaking research internships with us this summer. Last year we had three excellent students.
“Child in home of [foster parent]. Placed by Transit House v[iew] to ad[opt] but child is too dark for them. [Foster mother] wants child removed by weekend if possible.
The 28 (Maori) Battalion is justly famous for its daring exploits and sacrifices in North Africa and Italy.
In July 1940, Wiremu Tau Hapa of Ōtangaroa wrote to Prime Minister Peter Fraser offering land and labour for the war effort.
In recent months there has been a flurry of activity in the fight against Covid-19.
Angela Wanhalla, one of the primary investigators of the Te Hau Kāinga project, gave a talk at the National Library on 2 September, 2020 on "'A real war job at...
In 18-20 October 1944, over 400 delegates from iwi across the country assembled together in the Ngati-Poneke Hall in Wellington.
During the Second World War, many young Māori moved to cities from largely rural areas to work in essential industries.