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Memorial booklet - Silk Memorial Booklet Death of King Edward VII 6 May 1910

From the Collection of Heathcote McIvor Historical Society 19 Herriot Street Heathcote Victoria

Description
Piece of cream silk printed on face and inside, screen printed in purple and black ink on front and inside the order of service. details of all ministers of religion and shire dignitries as well as hyms sung.
Size
45cm length x 28 cm width
Object Registration
35010
Keywords
victoria, silk memorial booklet, king edward vii, 1910, heathcote, ministers, of, local, churches, shire, president, mcivor, times
Historical information
Created for the memorial service that was held on friday 20th may 1910, held in front of the shire hall in Heathcote to honour king edward VII who died on the 6th may 1910 at 2.30 p.m. this was arranged by the local ministers of religion at the request of the president and councillers of the shire of McIvor.
When Made
06/05/1910-20/05/1910
Made By
mcivor times (Maker), shire of mcivor, minsiters of religion (Maker)
Significance
Believed to be the only one in exsistence, after intesive research have been unable to come up with any information, from the shire, local churches or senior members of the community,only mention was in the Bendigo Advertiser newspaper.research in to archives further afield have not produced another.
Inscriptions & Markings
"McIvor Times" Print, Heathcote on left hand side below main print. in black ink
Last updated
3 Mar 2017 at 10:09AM