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Shown here is the paddling pool in the Esplanade, paid for by the Returned Servicemen’s Association and presented to the children of Palmerston North in 1937. The paddling pool was presented to the children of Palmerston North by the local Returned Servicemen's Association branch, in 1937. It was built in the shape of an RSA badge, with art deco features.

Identification

Object type
Image
Digitisation ID
2011N_P13_005998
Title
Paddling Pool, Victoria Esplanade
Held In
Coolstore
Relation
Public Photograph Collection P 13
Date
circa 1939

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Creation

Created By
Place
Victoria Esplanade, Palmerston North

Object rights

Taxonomy

Tags
1930s,
bench,
black and white,
column,
lawn,
paddling pool,
park,
photographs,
pool,
recreation,
reserves,
rsa,
swimming,
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