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The presents were packed at the offices of the Manawatu Racing Club, alongside the premises of Reid & Grey Ltd, to be distributed by a number of Father Christmases with the help of local citizens. This was to mark the first Christmas after the end of World War One. This is the north side of Rangitikei Street, showing Queen Street intersection in the background.

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Object type
Image
Digitisation ID
2010N_Char3_3327
Title
Preparing to distribute Christmas presents to children on Christmas Day, Rangitikei Street.
Relation
Public Photograph Collection Char 3
Held In
Coolstore

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Creation

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Place
Palmerston North
Date
December 25, 1918

Object rights

Credit Line
Palmerston North City Library

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santa,

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