Otahuhu Centennial Celebations Button, 1848-1948; 1948; OHS OJ018

Name/Title

Otahuhu Centennial Celebations Button, 1848-1948

Date Made

1948

Medium and Materials

Metal, plastic, ink and ribbon

Inscription and Marks

Otahuhu Centennial Celebrations

Measurements

32mm w x 110mm h

Subject and Association Keywords

World War One

Subject and Association Keywords

celebrations

Subject and Association Keywords

Land Wars

Subject and Association Keywords

Towns

Subject and Association Description

Activities for the week long celebrations were held from Saturday 30th October to Saturday 6th November 1948. The festivities began with a school’s fancy dress party and the following day saw a “Grand Pageant and Procession’ parade through the town.
Local residents on the Otahuhu Centennial Committe included His Worship the Mayor A. Murdoch Esq; Messrs E. P. Kelleher; T. T. Skoglund; F. I. Lister; H. T. Kelly; L. Glynn; G. W. C. Drake; F. W. Grey; Rev. A. H. Johnston; D. McKain; G. Latta; A. D. Copeland; Mrs H. L. Shaw and Mrs I. Murdoch.

Object number

OHS OJ018

Rights

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