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University buildings: Arts Building, The University of Auckland, 1926 (3rd of 7)

University buildings: Arts Building, The University of Auckland, 1926

This is the University of Auckland’s well-known Arts Building on the day it was officially opened by the governor-general, 12 March 1926. It was designed by Melbourne architects Roy A. Lippincott and Edward F. Billson. The Arts Building has become a recognised symbol of the university.

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Kerryn Pollock, 'Tertiary education - Universities before 1990', Te Ara - the Encyclopedia of New Zealand, http://www.TeAra.govt.nz/en/photograph/34405/university-buildings-arts-building-the-university-of-auckland-1926 (accessed 18 August 2019)

Story by Kerryn Pollock, published 20 Jun 2012