Armaghdown Motors sold new and used cars, as well as trucks and tractors, at 11 Princess Street. This area of the business advertised and sold Morris cars. Fowler Motors stood at 9 Princess Street.
Three children in swimming suits, presumed to be siblings, sitting on the Peeti Te Awe Awe statue in The Square.
Three young children, presumed to be siblings, in swimming suits sitting on the Peeti Te Awe Awe statue in The Square. Behind can be seen the PDC department store.
Two young girls in swimming suits making 'daisy chains' in The Square.
This public library was the first purpose built building for Palmerston North. It was built in 1929 and served as the Municipal Library until the opening of a new library on the corner of The Square and Main Street in 1965. This image shows the first floor library area. Shops operated on the ground floor, at street level.
Businesses on Church Street east side of The Square. From right: Strand Building; Unknown; Manawatu-Oroua Electric Power Board; Pegdens; PDC; Club Hotel. And beyond to St Andrew's Church and the Opera House, either side of Ashley Street.
Two ducklings swimming in a pond.
Three young unidentified girls, presumed to be sisters, in what is thought to be the Esplanade Gardens.
A BNZ sign on top of a building.
A young unidentified girl stands in the grass, perhaps at the Esplanade Gardens. Also see 2017N\_2014-46\_024331 and 2017N\_2014-46\_024333.
An unidentified girl stands in the grass, perhaps at the Esplanade Gardens. Also see 2017N\_2014-46\_024331 and 2017N\_2014-46\_024332.
A little girl standing in the grass, perhaps at the Esplanade Gardens. Also see 2017N\_2014-46\_024331
A young girl coming down a 'rocket' slide at the playground of the Esplanade Gardens.
A girl coming down a 'rocket' slide at the Esplanade Gardens.
Three girls, presumed to sisters, sitting in the grass.
Newly constructed 'Chalet' restaurant, next to the Centennial Lagoon. The building was built by the Palmerston North City Council in the mid 1960's.
Looking down Rangitikei Street to The Square, with the Clock Tower in prominence.
Looking towards The Square, with the Clock Tower in the background. In the foreground is Dalgety & NZ Loan which operated at 45 Rangitikei Street in 1963.
Four men with pick and hammers said to be on the construction of the road through the Manawatū Gorge.