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C M Ross Co Ltd decorated their department store in The Square to celebrate the end of the First World War. Roscos, as it became known was one of the foremost department stores in Palmerston North. Today the site is occupied by the Palmerston North City Library.

Identification

Object type
Image
Digitisation ID
2008P_Bc274_CMROSS_1637
Title
C M Ross Department store decorated to celebrate the end of WWI
Held In
Coolstore
Relation
Public Photograph Collection Bc 274
Date
1919

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Creation

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Place
The Square, Palmerston North

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Taxonomy

Tags
1910s,
c m ross building,
palmerston north,
roscos,
shop,
the square,
thematic collections,
war on the home front,
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Related items

C M Ross department store, Coleman Place
C M Ross Co. Ltd float in the peace celebrations parade
Newspaper article on the sale of the D.I.C to Arthur Barnett
Office staff of C.M. Ross Ltd
Menswear department of C M Ross Co. Ltd
Staff of C M  Ross Co Ltd outside the store
Women’s wear department at C M Ross Co. Ltd
Manchester Department and staff of C M Ross Co Ltd
Carpet and furnishing department at C M Ross Co Ltd
Women’s wear department at C M Ross Co Ltd
George Street entrance to C M Ross and Co
C M Ross Co. Ltd advertising their ‘Stock Realisation Sale’