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This image was taken for a story that ran in The Manawatu Evening Standard on 23 May 1958, page 12: "An artist's impression of the new six storey building which will be erected for Barraud and Abraham Ltd. on the site of the original firm's building. When erected, the structure will be the most imposing addition to the Palmerston North skyline so far, and will incorporate every modern feature of design and decor."

Identification

Object type
Image
Digitisation ID
2017N_2017-20_014765
Title
"Modern City Skyline" - New Barraud & Abraham Building
Relation
Manawatu Standard Negative Collection
Format
B&W negative
Held In
Coolstore
Archive
Manawatū Evening Standard Negative Collection

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Creation

Created By
Place
Rangitikei Street, Palmerston North
Date
May 23, 1958

Object rights

Credit Line
Fairfax Media New Zealand

Taxonomy

Tags
architecture,
barraud and abraham,
buildings,
Community Tags
barraud & abraham ltd,

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