Wagga Wagga City Library

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Wagga Wagga City Library

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1946 - present


The Wagga Wagga Free City Library was officially opened on 24 May 1946 by the NSW Director-General of Education, Mr JG McKenzie. Miss Jean Hay was appointed the first librarian, with aproximately 5000 books in her care. The majority of the book collection was from the Wagga School of Arts Library. The remainder was purchased from the NSW State Library.


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Authority Records created 28 September 2018. J Kohlhagen.




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