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Richard Slingsby Abraham (c 1852-1942) was a founder of the stock and station agency known as Abraham and Williams Limited. In 1876, when manager of the Bulls branch of the Bank of New Zealand, Mr Abraham acquired an interest in the firm of Stevens and Gorton, stock and station agents, but in 1883 the partnership Abraham was a well known resident of Palmerston North for many years, erecting a two-storey wooden house on the site of the Massey University campus, called 'Tiritea'.

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2013N_Pi110_007476
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Mr. R. S. Abraham
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Public Photograph Collection Pi 110
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Coolstore

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Manawatu
Date
circa 1910

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Palmerston North City Library

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