Badge, Mataura Borough Council [C.D. McConnell]; unknown maker; 1952; MT2016.3.1

Name/Title

Badge, Mataura Borough Council [C.D. McConnell]

About this object

Badge of Mataura Borough Councillor, Charles Donohue McConnell, [1917-1921 and 1950-1953].

This badge records Charles tenure as a Borough Councillor but he had a much more significant tenure as mayor. His terms as mayor, from 1919 to 1935 and from 1938 to 1950 totaled 26 years - at that time a New Zealand record.

Maker

unknown maker

Maker Role

[?]

Date Made

1952

Place Made

New Zealand

Medium and Materials

processed material, metal
processed material, glass, enamel

Inscription and Marks

on front: 'BOROUGH OF MATAURA / Cr C.D. Mc CONNELL

on back: '52 / 1917-21 1950 -53'

Measurements

h 32mm x w 50mm
small

Subject and Association Keywords

mataura borough council

Subject and Association Keywords

genealogy/personal and family names

Credit Line

From the collection of the Mataura and Districts Historical Society Incorporated.

Object Type

accessory

Object number

MT2016.3.1

Copyright Licence  

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