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In the early days of Chinese settlement in Wellington, the area encompassing Haining and Frederick Streets was colloquially known to by the Pākeha community as the "Celestial Quarter "[1], Chinatown[2] or "Chinese Quarter"[3][4]

  1.  NZ TRUTH, ISSUE 405, 29 MARCH 1913 https://paperspast.natlib.govt.nz/newspapers/NZTR19130329.2.32
  2.  http://wellingtoncityheritage.org.nz/buildings/1-150/124-chinese-mission-hall?q=
  3.  ANOTHER RAID ON CHINESE QUARTERS.,Wanganui Chronicle, Volume 17, Issue 15000, 17 November 1900 http://paperspast.natlib.govt.nz/newspapers/WC19001117.2.25
  4.  Manying Ip, 'Chinese - Later settlement', Te Ara - the Encyclopedia of New Zealand, http://www.TeAra.govt.nz/en/photograph/511/haining-street-wellington updated 25 Mar 2015 (accessed 4 April 2017)

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