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This image was taken for a story that ran in The Manawatu Evening Standard on 21 May, 1959. "Yesterday, with the Manawatu River in flood, men were at work placing trees and barrels of sand along the banks at a point near the end of Ruahine Street in an effort to prevent the river from eating into the stopbanks." Other photos associated with this article was published on the same day.

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Image
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2017N_2017-20_015189
Title
"Moves to Prevent Further Erosion"
Relation
Coolstore
Format
B&W negative
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Coolstore
Archive
Manawatū Evening Standard Negative Collection

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Manawatū River, Palmerston North
Date
May 21, 1959

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Fairfax Media New Zealand

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