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A float made to look like a waka makes its way through The Square. People in traditional Māori dress ride on the float. 92 floats took part in the Palmerston North City Centennial celebrations of 1971. Approx. 10,000 people were present at the event to celebrate 100 years of Palmerston North.

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Object type
Image
Digitisation ID
2015S_2010-26_012401
Title
Waka Float - 1971 Palmerston North Centennial Jubilee Parade
Relation
Coolstore - 2010-26
Format
Slide
Held In
Coolstore

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Date
March 1971

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Palmerston North City Library

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