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This image was taken for a story that ran in The Manawatu Evening Standard on 07 July 1961 "To mark the 10th anniversary of the Colombo Plan the Mayor of Palmerston North (Mr. G.M. Rennie) held a reception for Asian students at Massey College in the Council Chambers last evening. Seen with the Mayor are four Indian students - (from the left), Messrs. K.K. Viswanathan, S.K. Mukeral, S. Bawak and R.J. Singh, and Mr. S.B. Rana (Nepal). At the far right is Mrs. R. Da Zyiva, formerly of Ceylon. At the rear are the Mayor, Mr. Rennie, Mrs. Rennie, and Mrs. P.G. Evans."

Identification

Object type
Image
Digitisation ID
2017N_2017-20_016423
Title
"Colombo Plan Anniversary Celebrated in City"
Format
B&W negative
Held In
Other
Relation
2017-20
Archive
Manawatū Evening Standard Negative Collection
Identifier
2017-20
Date
July 7, 1961

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Creation

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Place
47 The Square, Palmerston North

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Taxonomy

Tags
1960s,
anniversary,
black and white,
celebration,
indian,
manawatu evening standard,
mayor,
rennie,
Community Tags
celebrations,
colombo plan,
international relations,
mayoral reception,
students,

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