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After work, this group of women went haymaking at the Fitzherbert property in Ihaka Street, Palmerston North, as part of the war effort. From left: Unknown; Eileen Redwood, worked at the Bank of New Zealand (later Mrs Kingston); Rona Fenwick(?), worked at the Palmerston North City Council (later Mrs Jim McDavitt); Mrs Spike Moore, her husband worked for an oil company; June Allen, worked for Johnston and Co, King Street, grocery and wine/spirits wholesalers (later Mrs Blennerhassett); Edna Spillman, worked at Johnston and Co (later Mrs Quarrie).

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Object type
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Digitisation ID
2012Pa_IMCA-Coolstore_006564
Title
Women working on Farm During World War II, Palmerston North
Relation
Digital Photograph Collection, with hardcopy held (see Coolstore)
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Coolstore
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Ihaka Street, Palmerston North
Date
January 1941

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Palmerston North City Library

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