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.
Kōrero: Alison, Ewen William
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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/mi/biographies/2a6/alison-ewen-william (accessed 13 August 2022)