Historical information

Congratulatory letter received by the Russian Welfare Society from John Landy, Governor of Victoria, on the occasion of the Society's Golden Jubilee.


This letter recognises the service that the Russian Welfare Society has given to people in the Victorian community between 1955-2005. The then Governor of Victoria, John Landy (who was also the Patron of the Society) paid tribute to "the commitment, dedication and care for others provided by staff and volunteers".

Physical description

Beige A4-sized letter in a rectangular frame. Embossed gold crown at the top.

Inscriptions & markings

Title: "From: John Landy, A.C., M.B.E., Governor of Victoria".
Features the Governor's signature, dated August, 2005.