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This image was taken for a story that ran in The Manawatu Evening Standard on 24 November 1956: "Firemen of the Palmerston North Fire Brigade had a difficult fight to gain control of the flames which gutted the upper storey of this house in College Street."

Identification

Object type
Image
Digitisation ID
2017N_2017-20_014136
Title
"Fire Damages City Home" College Street
Format
B&W negative
Held In
Other
Relation
2017-20
Archive
Manawatū Evening Standard Negative Collection
Date
November 24, 1956

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Creation

Created By
Place
College Street, Palmerston North

Object rights

Taxonomy

Tags
1950s,
black and white,
college street,
fire,
fire brigade,
house,
house fire,
manawatu evening standard,
Community Tags
fire,
fire hose,
firefighters,

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