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The Vet Tower at Massey University. Construction began in the 1960s and completed in the early 1970s. Massey University is the only veterinary school in New Zealand be set up. By 1961 the Council of Massey Agricultural College was invited to establish a veterinary school, and a Faculty of Veterinary Science was formed in 1962. The first intake of students started their veterinary education in the BVSc degree in 1963, the same year that the Massey Agricultural College achieved university status.

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2014S_IMCA-Coolstore_008097
Title
The Vet Tower, Massey University Palmerston North Campus
Relation
Digital Photograph Collection, with hardcopy held (see Coolstore)
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Coolstore

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Palmerston North
Date
1970s

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Palmerston North City Library

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