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“Whare Rata” was constructed in 1901 by Arthur Edward Russell, a retired farmer, and his wife Ethel. It was occupied by the Russell family until 1951, when it was sold to Massey Agricultural College. Today it is a staff and function centre owned by Massey University.

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Object type
Image
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2010N_Bur4_3144
Title
Drawing room of "Whare Rata", Fitzherbert
Relation
Public Photograph Collection Bur 4
Held In
Coolstore

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Place
Palmerston North
Date
circa 1920

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Credit Line
Palmerston North City Library

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