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Parliament Buildings, 1925 (1st of 3)

Parliament Buildings, 1925

The state funeral procession of Prime Minister William Massey leaves Parliament on a suitably misty Wellington day in 1925. This view from Government Buildings showcases the parliamentary complex, from left: old Government House (then housing Bellamy's, the parliamentary caterers); the half-completed Parliament House and the General Assembly Library.

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Alexander Turnbull Library, Crown Studios Collection
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Ben Schrader, 'Public buildings - Central-government buildings', Te Ara - the Encyclopedia of New Zealand, http://www.TeAra.govt.nz/en/photograph/36454/parliament-buildings-1925 (accessed 4 December 2021)

Story by Ben Schrader, published 20 Jun 2012