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This image was taken for a story that ran in The Manawatu Evening Standard on 24 November 1958: "The Minister of Education (Mr. Skoglund) officially opened the new Awapuni School on Saturday afternoon. The official party (from left) are: Mr. A.G.E. Stirling, headmaster; Mr. K. McArtney, the secretary of the Wanganui Education Board; Mr. W.B. Tennant, M.P., Mayor of Palmerston North; Mr. Skoglund (standing); Mr. H. Watford, the chairman of the Awapuni School Committee ; Mr. W.H. Brown, the chairman of the Education Board; and Mrs. Tennant and Mrs. Brown."

Identification

Object type
Image
Digitisation ID
2017N_2017-20_015004
Title
"Another Primary School Opened" Awapuni School
Relation
Manawatu Standard Negative Collection
Format
B&W negative
Held In
Coolstore
Archive
Manawatū Evening Standard Negative Collection

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Date
November 24, 1958

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Credit Line
Fairfax Media New Zealand

Taxonomy

Community Tags
awapuni school,
opening,
west end school,

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