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These are the two of the original identities of Palmerston North. Kerei Te Panau (left) was the Chief of the Awapuni tribe. George Matthew Snelson (right) was the first shopkeeper of Palmerston North and became its first Mayor, serving from 1877-1879, 1883-1884, 1889-1892 and 1901.

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2013N_Pi206_006897
Title
Kerei Te Panau and George Matthew Snelson
Relation
Public Photograph Collection Pi206
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Coolstore

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Creation

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Place
Palmerston North
Date
1901

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Credit Line
Palmerston North City Library

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