Established 25 Jul 2012
Kiwi Chicks: New Zealand Girl History is a collections-driven exhibition project that explores girlhood in New Zealand during the 18th-20th centuries. Growing up as a NZ ‘girl’ was and continues to be a unique experience that should be explored and celebrated. The aim of the project is to inform and inspire the girls of today with the stories, achievements and struggles of yesterday's girls, as well as reaching a general audience.
Check out the exhibition site at http://www.nzgirlhistory.net.
• Empower girls and the general public with knowledge of their own histories and the amazing stories of NZ girl history
• Create a collaborative online community of museums, archives, historians, academics, teachers, students (secondary & tertiary), community groups, historical societies
• Create a continually growing online exhibition
• Provide a public research & educational database
• Encourage museums to look at their collections in a new way
• Assemble a travelling exhibition
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Whanganui Regional Museum
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Waimate Museum & Archives
Formerly the Waimate Courthouse (1879-1979), the Museum, which is set within a garden setting is part of a complex consisting of 12 separate buildings housing a...
West Auckland Historical Society
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Raglan and District Museum
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National Scout Museum
The National Scout Museum is in the Conference Wing of the building complex at the "Blue Skies" Conference and Training Centre in Kaiapoi - North Canterbury. ...
The kauri-constructed Ewelme Cottage has a link with the Anglican community in Auckland, the dwelling designed and built by the Reverend Vicesimus Lush (1817-18...
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