Tuesday, 24 July 2012

Happy birthday to the Auckland Ferry Building

This year, the Auckland Ferry Building celebrates its 100th birthday. The Ferry Building had no official opening in 1912 but Voyager New Zealand Maritime Museum have taken the date of the 24th July 2012 as the building's official birthday.
Ref: 1-W720, Sir George Grey Special Collections
Find out more about the building by reading 'The Auckland Ferry Building' by David Johnson, which was written after restoration was completed in1988; copies can be found at Auckland Libraries. Be sure to also check out the online digital exhibition, which Voyager Museum have created to celebrate this iconic building.  

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  1. More about the anniversary of the Ferry building from the University of Auckland Library Special Collections blog (please copy and past link into your browser):
    http://blogs.library.auckland.ac.nz/special-collections/archive/2012/07/13/Ferry-Building-centenary.aspx

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  2. Thanks for sharing with us and i hope in future you also update us.

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