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Memento - Royal Visit 1954

From the Collection of Heidelberg Repatriation Hospital 300 Waterdale Road Ivanhoe Victoria

Description
Blue cardboard folder of 4 pages containing 1 photo and inscription. Photo is of Queen Elizabeth sitting down and Prince Phillip standing to the left of her in front of a fireplace.
Size
Height 187 mm x Width 137mm x Depth 4mm
Object Registration
002
Keywords
photograph, of, british royalty, 1954, 1954 royal visit, royal visit australia, memento, australian, coat, arms
Historical information
Handed out to patients and visitors to commemorate the visit of her Royal Highness Queen Elizabeth II And Prince Phillip to Victoria in 1954 and in particular the Heidelberg Repatriation Hospital. This brought much excitement to the patients at Heidelberg.
When Made
Circa ; 1954
Made By
Baron (Maker)
Significance
Memorabilia
Inscriptions & Markings
Page 1 shows the Commonwealth Emblem
with the words "Royal Visit 1954"
inscribed under it.
Page 2 has the inscription " Memento of the Visit of Her Majesty and his Royal Highness The Duke of Edinburgh to Victoria 24th February, 1954 to 9th March, 1954 presented by the Repatriation Commission" over a crown and the letters EIIR
Last updated
3 Mar 2017 at 10:09AM