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He pārongo atu anōEvans Family Collection: Evans family walking in Victoria Esplanade

A photographic series prepared by the Prime Minister’s Department in 1947 to attract British migrants. The Evans family of 5 Mansford Place, Palmerston North were selected to show the living conditions of a typical New Zealand family. John and Betty Evans with two of their sons, Michael (left,) John (right) and baby, Julie Silvester (Julie was ‘borrowed' for the photograph. She later married and became Julie Camden) are visiting in the popular Victoria Esplanade which was about 5 minutes walk from their home in the Savage Crescent state suburb. The development of the Esplanade had begun in 1897 and by 1947 the main drive was marked by flowering cherries and a line of giant palms. Large areas of native bush flourished near the Manawatu River and were the playground for older Savage Crescent boys.

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Evans Family Collection: Evans family walking in Victoria Esplanade
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CA: Evans Collection A175/67/1
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Evans Family Collection: Evans family walking in Victoria Esplanade
Tea Kiosk, Victoria Esplanade
Evans Family Collection: Mrs Evans at Palmerston North Public Library
Evans Family Collection: Betty Evans at the letterbox, 5 Mansford Place
Evans Family Collection: Emma Catherine Evans and friends, 5 Mansford Place
Evans Family Collection: Evans Family, 5 Mansford Place
Cherry Blossom, Victoria Esplanade
Tea Kiosk, Victoria Esplanade
Pathway in Victoria Esplanade
Palm Drive – Victoria Esplanade
Evans Family Collection: Class at West End School
Evans Family Collection: Evans family playing cricket, 5 Mansford Street

Hanganga

Te kaihanga
Te wāhi
Victoria Esplanade, Palmerston North
Te rā
1947

Te manatārua

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Palmerston North City Library

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Tūtohu Hapori

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Ngā rauemi e whai pānga ana

Evans Family Collection: Evans family walking in Victoria Esplanade
Tea Kiosk, Victoria Esplanade
Evans Family Collection: Mrs Evans at Palmerston North Public Library
Evans Family Collection: Betty Evans at the letterbox, 5 Mansford Place
Evans Family Collection: Emma Catherine Evans and friends, 5 Mansford Place
Evans Family Collection: Evans Family, 5 Mansford Place
Cherry Blossom, Victoria Esplanade
Tea Kiosk, Victoria Esplanade
Pathway in Victoria Esplanade
Palm Drive – Victoria Esplanade
Evans Family Collection: Class at West End School
Evans Family Collection: Evans family playing cricket, 5 Mansford Street

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