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This image was taken for a story that ran in The Manawatu Evening Standard on 16 December 1958: "A party of 54 Australian tourists visited Palmerston North today. They are on a three-week cruise aboard the Himalaya and came to the city by hired cars. The cruise includes stops at Tasmania, Wellington and Auckland. After an hotel lunch today the party dispersed to do some shopping which included purchasing souvenirs and films for the cameras. From left to right are Mr. and Mrs. A.J. Gill, of Tara, Queensland, and Mr. F.L. Preice, of Danderong, Victoria."

Identification

Object type
Image
Digitisation ID
2017N_2017-20_015053
Title
"Australian Souvenir Hunters" Visiting Palmerston North
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
Palmerston North
Date
December 16, 1958

Object rights

Credit Line
Fairfax Media New Zealand

Taxonomy

Community Tags
australians,
shopping,
souvenirs,
tourists,

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