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This image was taken for a story that ran in The Manawatu Evening Standard on 01 May 1958, page 8: "To whet the appetites of sportsmen for the coming shooting season, and in case many have forgotten since last year what they should aim at, here are some of the many ducks which daily gather at this time of the year in Memorial Park. With the first shots fired on Saturday, many more will take refuge at this sanctuary."

Identification

Object type
Image
Digitisation ID
2017N_2017-20_014737
Title
"Ducks Seek Safe Haven Early" - Duck Shooting Season
Relation
Manawatu Standard Negative Collection
Format
B&W negative
Held In
Coolstore
Archive
Manawatū Evening Standard Negative Collection

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Creation

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Place
Main Street, Palmerston North
Date
May 1, 1958

Object rights

Credit Line
Fairfax Media New Zealand

Taxonomy

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duck shooting,
memorial park,
shooting,

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