Story: Alison, Ewen William

Ewen William Alison

Ewen William Alison

A national politician from 1902 to 1908, Ewen William Alison was best known in Auckland as the founder of the Devonport Steam Ferry Company. This photograph was taken during his political career, by which time the ferry service was well established.

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Alexander Turnbull Library, General Assembly Library Collection (PAColl-0838)
Reference: 35mm-00163-B; F

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How to cite this page:

W. A. Laxon. 'Alison, Ewen William', Dictionary of New Zealand Biography, first published in 1993. Te Ara - the Encyclopedia of New Zealand, https://teara.govt.nz/en/biographies/2a6/alison-ewen-william (accessed 18 October 2021)