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This image was taken for a story that ran in The Manawatu Evening Standard on 26 December 1958: "L. Ward, who was awarded the prize for the best turned out boat and dress, sets out on the first leg of the Foxton Beach river race. The first part of the journey takes the competitors to Shannon, from where they will return to Palmerston North for the night before continuing on to Foxton tomorrow."

Identification

Object type
Image
Digitisation ID
2017N_2017-20_015066
Title
"Best Boat Sets Off on First Leg" Foxton Beach River Race
Relation
Manawatu Standard Negative Collection
Format
B&W negative
Held In
Coolstore
Archive
Manawatū Evening Standard Negative Collection

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Date
December 26, 1958

Object rights

Credit Line
Fairfax Media New Zealand

Taxonomy

Community Tags
competitions,
foxton beach,
kayaking,
river race,

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