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Former Mayoress Ellen (Nell) (nee Jolly), wife of William Thomas Wood is seen here with her daughter in law, Ethel May Wood(nee Churchward) who married Herbert Wood. William Wood was a former Mayor and Member of Parliament for Palmerston North. As Mayoress, Mrs Wood played an instrumental part in the development of Palmerston North - collecting subscriptions to start the Palmerston North Hospital, raising funds for the Post Office chimes and town clock and helped toward the establishment of the Old People's Home. She died in 1957, aged 95.

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Image
Pākanga
Public Photograph Collection Pi 11
Date
circa 1955
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2013N_Pi11_007428
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herstory,
mayoress,
people,
photographs,
portrait,
woman,
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Ngā rauemi e whai pānga ana

Louisa Snelson - Palmerston North's first Mayoress
Mrs Emily Bartholomew
Rebecca Dawick
Aroha Clifford, pilot
Hedwick "Granny" McDonald
Mina McKenzie
Andrews Collection: Nessie
Andrews Collection: Nessie
Olga Monrad
Jean Brown, Hokowhitu Branch Librarian
'Mother at 19'
Mrs Susan Knight doing needlwork, Palmerston North