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Women's Mau committee


Group photograph of leaders and committee of the Women's Mau, 1930. When the men of the Mau movement went into hiding in the bush, the women of the movement took over the job of direct political protest.


Alexander Turnbull Library
Reference: PA1-o-795-51
Photographer: Alfred James Tattersall
Permission of the Alexander Turnbull Library, National Library of New Zealand, Te Puna Matauranga o Aotearoa, must be obtained before any re-use of this image

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