The Cyclopedia of New Zealand [Taranaki, Hawke's Bay & Wellington Provincial Districts]
The New Zealand Government State Fire Insurance Department
The New Zealand Government State Fire Insurance Department, Coles' Buildings, the Square, Palmerston North. This branch was opened in January, 1908. The district worked from this office embraces the whole of North Wellington from Paikakariki and the North Wairarapa boundary to the southera borders of Taranaki and Auckland, and also the southern part of Hawke's Bay.