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H.L. Young photos - Australia

H.L. Young photos - Australia

This photo is believed to have been taken outside the private Hotel Quamby in Lorne, Victoria, Australia. It is part of a collection related to Henry Llewellyn Young (c1877-1954), who was a local businessman.

 
'All Creatures Great' by Paul Dibble

'All Creatures Great' by Paul Dibble

This bronze sculpture, dating from 1996, is located outside the central branch of the Palmerston North City Library.

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Palmerston North Vocal Art Society

Palmerston North Vocal Art Society

The Vocal Art Society, a combined men's and women's choir, was established in 1940. John Emmett was the group's first choirmaster. Their first performance was as part of a concert that also featured the British Music Society and Marie Vandewart (solo cellist), held in the Rosco Tearooms (John Ross and Co. department store), in June 1940. Reviews of this concert appeared in the Manawatū Evening Standard and Manawatū Times, both 24 June 1940.

This photograph is part of the Sargent Family Music Papers. Leita Sargent Sargent (née Sutherland) played the violin in several orchestras and her husband John Sargent sang in many local choirs. Their daughter Jennifer (Jenny), played the flute in the Palmerston North Youth Orchestra. John Sargent was an elder of St Andrew’s Presbyterian Church and both John and Leita sang in the church choir.

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28th Māori Battalion Ball invitation

28th Māori Battalion Ball invitation

Invitation to Charlotte Warburton, to attend the 28th Māori Battalion Ball held at the Showgrounds, Palmerston North, 29 April 1940. Charlotte Warburton (1883-1961) was chairwoman of the Women's War Service Auxiliary in Palmerston North and was very actively involved in the war effort. From the archive of 'C E Warburton'.

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Central Energy Trust Arena
 
Māori Battalion marching in Palmerston North
Māori Battalion marching in Palmerston North (2)

Māori Battalion marching in Palmerston North

The Māori Battalion trained at the Palmerston North Showgrounds during World War Two. This is one of a set of images showing their final parade from the Showgrounds, with this one being taken in The Square. Images from the Newth family album. The album is digitised in its entirety at 2018A_NewthS1V1_024687

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Te Mare o Hine/The Square
 
Māori Battalion marching in Palmerston North
Māori Battalion marching in Palmerston North (3)Māori Battalion marching in Palmerston North (2)

Māori Battalion marching in Palmerston North

The Māori Battalion trained at the Palmerston North Showgrounds during World War Two. This is one of a set of images showing their final parade from the Showgrounds, with this one being taken in Cuba Street. It appears to be taken from the top of a building on the other side of Cuba Street, and shows the Battalion marching past the corner of Lombard Street and the Hotel Carlton (now the Distinction Hotel). Images are from the Newth family album. The album is digitised in its entirety at 2018A_NewthS1V1_024687

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Cuba Street
 
William Park's Album of Palmerston North Views 1
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William Park's Album of Palmerston North Views

This item comes the the Petersen Collection. George Conrad Petersen (1900-1978) was a distinguished citizen of Palmerston North, a respected member of the legal profession, Honorary Consul for Denmark and a notable N.Z. Historian.

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Coalition Against The Tour poster

Coalition Against The Tour poster

The Coalition Against the Tour group was formed 15 March 1985, to protest against the proposed tour of the All Black rugby team to South Africa.

This poster's message is to oppose the tour, through boycotting major businesses who supply uniform apparel to the All Blacks.

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Palmerston North
 
Ashhurst School, School Register, 19 May 1906 - 12 June 1924
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Ashhurst School, School Register, 19 May 1906 - 12 June 1924

Ashhurst School opened in September 1879, with Mr F. Whibley as the temporary head teacher. The first permanent head teacher was Mr Alfred Gower (1880-1887).

 
Raumai School, Group Photograph

Raumai School, Group Photograph

A typed list on the reserve provides the following names:

Back row: Wilton Hall; Lecil Hall; Arthur Whittaker; Horace Mitchell?; Harold Mai.

Middle row: Olive Mai; Queenie Mitchell; Mabel Matthews; Marjorie Matthews; Olive Hall; Mary Coombs; Aileen Fitzsimmons; Percy Coombs; ? [possibly Jim Ritchie]; - Mitchell ?

Front row: Marjorie Coombs; Evelyn Duxfield; Jack Matthews; Walter Matthews; Clarence Mitchell; Len Mitchell; Katie Neilson; Johnny Neilson.

Teacher - Mr. G. D. Smith.

 
Raumai School, Group Photograph

Raumai School, Group Photograph

A typed list of the reverse provides the following names:

Back row: Jack Matthews; Walter Matthews; Bernard Deiderick; Percy Coombs; Pat Hanlon; Jack Dale; Oscar Callesen; Fred Callesen; Toby Sandilands; Alfred Dale.

Middle row: Phyllis Arlidge; Marjorie Matthews; Anges Hanlon; Olive Mai; Olive Hall; Mary Coombs; Olive Arlidge; Annie Dale.

Front row: ? [possibly Alan Phills]; Micky Sandilands; ?; Madge Dale; Doris ?; Marjorie Coombs; Emma Callesen; Howard Sandilands; Frank Deiderick; Roy Deiderick.

Teacher - Mr G. D. Smith

 
Ashhurst School, Standard 1, Class Photograph

Ashhurst School, Standard 1, Class Photograph

Ashhurst School opened in September 1879. During the 1940s the headmaster was Mr. R. Norm Finlay who held the position from c.1935-1954.

An inscription on the reverse provides the following names: Unknown; Max Davis; Harold He- [possibly Herion]; Clem Steel; Charles Stevens; Charles Sta [possibly Stays]; Arthur Burlace; Pat Spelman; Jack Grinlinton. 3rd Row: Jessie Fraser; L. [possibly Berkahn]; Alice Sherry; Nellie Buckridge; Bell McKay; Flora Stevens; Thelma Coulter; Nancy Milson; Daphne Buckridge; Mabel Ritche; Jean Martin; Doris Bland; Edna Roe. 2nd Row: Paddy Meredith; Ethel [possibly Counop]; Murial [illeg, Jos-]; Dorothy Dodd; Doris Nicholson; Thelma Adams; Hazel Pritchard; Ettie James; [illeg] Fraser; Jean Ebbett; Jessie Grinlinton; Betty [possibly Birss] 1st Row: Bert Walker; David Andrews; [possibly Clarie] Edwards; Milton Forrest; Claud Bland; Philip Turnbull; Joe Wall; George Parless.

 
Palmerston North Motorcycle Training School Class book B - 1960-1962

Palmerston North Motorcycle Training School Class book B - 1960-1962

Class roll book for the Motor Cycle Training School for years 1960-1962 / Classes 23 to 40. Features names and addresses of pupils, scores attained for each riding skill tested, and general remarks about each pupil.

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Beresford Street, Palmerston North
 
Palmerston North Motorcycle Training School Class book A - 1957-1960

Palmerston North Motorcycle Training School Class book A - 1957-1960

Class roll book for the Motor Cycle Training School for years 1957-1960 / Classes 1 to 22. Features names and addresses of pupils, scores attained for each riding skill tested, and general remarks about each pupil.

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Beresford Street, Palmerston North
 
Palmerston North Motorcycle Training School - 21st Anniversary - 15 April 1978
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Palmerston North Motorcycle Training School - 21st Anniversary - 15 April 1978

Students practicing handling skills on motorcycles at the Palmerston North Motorcycle Training School.

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Beresford Street, Palmerston North
 
Palmerston North Motorcycle Training School - 21st Anniversary - 15 April 1978
Palmerston North Motorcycle Training School - 21st Anniversary - 15 April 1978Palmerston North Motorcycle Training School - 21st Anniversary - 15 April 1978Palmerston North Motorcycle Training School - 21st Anniversary - 15 April 1978Palmerston North Motorcycle Training School - 21st Anniversary - 15 April 1978Palmerston North Motorcycle Training School - 21st Anniversary - 15 April 1978

Palmerston North Motorcycle Training School - 21st Anniversary - 15 April 1978

A celebration of 21 years for the Palmerston North Motorcycle Training School. Stan Key is addressing past students.

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Beresford Street, Palmerston North
 
Palmerston North Motorcycle Training School - February 1976

Palmerston North Motorcycle Training School - February 1976

Students Diane King and Cheryl O'Hagan, practicing slalom handling skills at the Palmerston North Motorcycle Training School. Central Normal School can be seen in the background.

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Beresford Street, Palmerston North
 
Palmerston North Motorcycle Training School - February 1976

Palmerston North Motorcycle Training School - February 1976

Students practicing slalom handling skills at the Palmerston North Motorcycle Training School. Central Normal School can be seen in the background.
Howard Guppin
? Walker
Robyn Gajzago
Gregory Stout

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Beresford Street, Palmerston North
 
Palmerston North Motorcycle Training School - February 1976

Palmerston North Motorcycle Training School - February 1976

Students practicing slalom handling or gymkhana skills at the Palmerston North Motorcycle Training School. Central Normal School can be seen in the background.

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Beresford Street, Palmerston North
 
Palmerston North Motorcycle Training School - February 1976

Palmerston North Motorcycle Training School - February 1976

Students Robyn Gajzago and Gregory Stout practicing pillion riding skills at the Palmerston North Motorcycle Training School. Posts for slalom handling skills can be seen in the background.

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Beresford Street, Palmerston North
 
Palmerston North Motorcycle Training School

Palmerston North Motorcycle Training School

As part of the road safety course, students are required to master handling of their motorcycles, including emergency stops, handling obstacle courses, as shown here, and slaloming between poles in the field beside the school.

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Beresford Street, Palmerston North
 
Palmerston North Motorcycle Training School - December 1974

Palmerston North Motorcycle Training School - December 1974

Students are practicing slalom bike handling skills at the Palmerston North Motorcycle Training School. Central Normal School can be seen in the background.

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Beresford Street, Palmerston North
 
Palmerston North Motorcycle Training School - December 1974

Palmerston North Motorcycle Training School - December 1974

Students practicing the Gymkhana figure 8 on motorcycle at the Palmerston North Motorcycle Training School. The Central Normal School can be seen in the background.

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Beresford Street, Palmerston North
 
Palmerston North Motorcycle Training School - Class 139 - September 1974

Palmerston North Motorcycle Training School - Class 139 - September 1974

Students outside the hut belonging to the Palmerston North Motorcycle Training School.
Carolyn Pezet
? Brents,
Georgina ?
P. Fletcher
unknown

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Beresford Street, Palmerston North
 
Palmerston North Motorcycle Training School - sold August 1973

Palmerston North Motorcycle Training School - sold August 1973

Photograph of the school fleet of B.S.A. Bantam motorcycles belonging to the Palmerston North Motorcycle Training School which were sold in August 1973.

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Beresford Street, Palmerston North
 
Palmerston North Motorcycle Training School - Class 131 - August 1973

Palmerston North Motorcycle Training School - Class 131 - August 1973

Students practicing handling of the motorcycle at the Palmerston North Motorcycle Training School. The Central Normal School can be seen in the background.

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Beresford Street, Palmerston North
 
Palmerston North Motorcycle Training School - Class 131 - August 1973

Palmerston North Motorcycle Training School - Class 131 - August 1973

Motor Cyclists standing and sitting on their motorcycles, in the field beside the Palmerston North Motorcycle Training School

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Beresford Street, Palmerston North
 
Palmerston North Motorcycle Training School - Fleet prior to sale

Palmerston North Motorcycle Training School - Fleet prior to sale

Photograph of the school fleet of B.S.A. Bantam motorcycles belonging to the Palmerston North Motorcycle Training School which were sold in August 1973.

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Beresford Street, Palmerston North
 
Palmerston North Motorcycle Training School - Class 124 - October 1972

Palmerston North Motorcycle Training School - Class 124 - October 1972

Students completing theory questionnaires, while sitting outside the hut belonging to the Palmerston North Motorcycle Training School.

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Beresford Street, Palmerston North
 
Palmerston North Motorcycle Training School - 1973

Palmerston North Motorcycle Training School - 1973

A photograph of "The most English motorcycles (held by the School) for years" School motorcycles are lined up at the Palmerston North Motorcycle Training School hut. Stan Key's distinctive sidecar can be seen on the right.

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Beresford Street, Palmerston North
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