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Mr John Vernon was Rector of Palmerston North High School (now Palmerston North Boys' High School) from 1902 until his death in 1918, during the great Influenza epidemic. In 1908, he founded the College House boarding establishment, which is still a feature of the school.

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2014N_Scs2_007967
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John Vernon, Rector of Palmerston North High School
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Public Photograph Collection Scs 2
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Palmerston North
Date
circa 1910

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Palmerston North City Library

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