Skip to Content

More Info →C M Ross Co. Ltd tearooms on the occassion of the Royal Civic dinner

A dinner was held in the C M Ross tearooms for Queen Elizabeth II and Prince Phillip, the Duke of Edinburgh, on the occasion of their visit to Palmerston North 6-7 January 1954. This photograph is taken from behind the Royal chairs, designed and built especially for the occasion, looking down the room. C M Ross Co. Ltd was one of the foremost department stores of Palmerston North and operated in The Square from 1883 until it was sold to Milne and Choyce in 1959.

Identification

Object type
Image
Digitisation ID
2009P_DIGITALCOPY_CMROSS_2149
Title
C M Ross Co. Ltd tearooms on the occassion of the Royal Civic dinner
Relation
Digital Photograph Collection
Held In
IMCA Digital Archive

Related items

Waitresses for the Royal Civic Dinner for Queen Elizabeth II and Prince Phillip ll
Marie Haslem and Edna Coley, waitresses for Royal Civic dinner
C M Ross Co. Ltd tearooms on the occassion of the Royal Civic dinner
Staff of C M Ross Co. Ltd tearooms at Miss Haycock’s celebration
C M Ross Co. Ltd advertising their ‘Stock Realisation Sale’
C M Ross Co. Ltd float in 75th Jubilee parade in The Square
Milne and Choyce Showroom staff
C M Ross Co. Ltd float in the 75th Jubilee parade
Charles McIntosh Ross
Milne and Choyce window display
Milne and Choyce window display
Newspaper article on Dr Michael Ross in new Palmerston North City Library

Creation

Created By
Place
Palmerston North
Date
January 6, 1954

Object rights

Credit Line
Palmerston North City Library

Taxonomy

Community Tags

Report a problem

Related items

Waitresses for the Royal Civic Dinner for Queen Elizabeth II and Prince Phillip ll
Marie Haslem and Edna Coley, waitresses for Royal Civic dinner
C M Ross Co. Ltd tearooms on the occassion of the Royal Civic dinner
Staff of C M Ross Co. Ltd tearooms at Miss Haycock’s celebration
C M Ross Co. Ltd advertising their ‘Stock Realisation Sale’
C M Ross Co. Ltd float in 75th Jubilee parade in The Square
Milne and Choyce Showroom staff
C M Ross Co. Ltd float in the 75th Jubilee parade
Charles McIntosh Ross
Milne and Choyce window display
Milne and Choyce window display
Newspaper article on Dr Michael Ross in new Palmerston North City Library

User comments