Books, Otago Centennial, 1848-1948; Otago Centennial Association (Inc); 1948; CT...
Books, Otago Centennial, 1848-1948About this object
Otago Centennial, 1848-1948, Official Souvenir Programme and Official Pictorial Record.
Programme for anniversary week includes "Calvalcade of Progress", a parade and procession of floats through the city. Also, pyrotechnics "direct from London" with a presentation of 116 displays listed with names such as "Pyramids of revolving fountains", "The mystic trellis of pearls", "Batteries of hissing serpents", "Special royal portraits - accurately portraying His Majesty King George VI and Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth".
"A pictorial record of some of the outstanding events of this historical year". Containing images from throughout the year and of the centennial floats and fireworks.
processed material, paper;
processed material, metal;
processed material, cardboard
l 180mm x w 250mm x h 5mm [d].
l 245mm x w 183mm x h 3mm [e].
From the collection of Owaka Museum Wahi Kahuika, The Meeting Place "a rest on your journey".
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