Kōrero: Sri Lankans

Dental nurses from Ceylon

Dental nurses from Ceylon

Prime Minister Sidney Holland (second from left) greets the first contingent of Ceylonese dental nurses to come to New Zealand under the Colombo Plan, 1951.

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Nancy Swarbrick, 'Sri Lankans - Immigration', Te Ara - the Encyclopedia of New Zealand, http://www.TeAra.govt.nz/mi/photograph/1136/dental-nurses-from-ceylon (accessed 20 August 2019)

Story by Nancy Swarbrick, published 8 Feb 2005, updated 25 Mar 2015