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The presents were packed at the offices of the Manawatu Racing Club, opposite Barraud and Abrahams building, to be distributed by a number of Father Christmases with the help of local citizens. This was to mark the first Christmas after the end of World War One. This photograph shows some of the Father Christmases on the south side of Rangitikei Street.

Identification

Object type
Image
Digitisation ID
2010N_Char5_3326
Title
Father Christmases preparing to distribute presents to children on Christmas Day, Rangitikei Street
Relation
Public Photograph Collection Char 5
Held In
Coolstore

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Creation

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Place
Palmerston North
Date
December 25, 1918

Object rights

Credit Line
Palmerston North City Library

Taxonomy

Community Tags
christmas,
santa,

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View down Rangitikei Street
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