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Hocken legacy

With the University of Otago’s 150th anniversary now less than one year away, the University of Otago Magazine continues to look back over the activities of staff and students, drawing on photographs from the Hocken Collections – Uare Taoka o Hākena, University of Otago.

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Otago University Football Team, 1886. W.R. Frost photograph, Box-137-003.

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Otago University Hockey Club, 1919. Private collection.

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University of Otago Capping, 1920s. Hugh & G. K. Neill glass plate, P1971-008/6-159.

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Laboratory for Chemistry of Foods and Chemistry of the Household, School of Home Science, 1949. Prime Ministers’ Dept. photograph, Box-184-022.  

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University of Otago School of Physical Education 1949. Prime Ministers’ Dept. photograph, Box-184-122.

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Staff and lecturers and wives at the NZUSA Congress, Queen Charlotte Sound,
1952. E.L. Phelan photograph, P2000-045-001.

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University of Otago Easter Tournament Ball, 1952-3. Private collection.

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University of Otago Capping Procession, 1957. Private collection.