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Photograph - Mayoral Concert, Recreation Hall, Kew, 31st July 1906

From the Collection of Kew Historical Society Inc Level 1, Kew Court House 188 High Street Kew Victoria

Description
The Mayor (Cr T.G. Jellis) and the Mayoress in the audience at a mayoral concert in the Kew Recreation Hall in Wellington Street.
Object Registration
2016.0085
Keywords
cr. t.g. jellis, mayors of kew, kew recreation hall (interior)
When Made
1906
Significance
This is an historically and culturally significant municipal photograph from Kew dating from 1906. The photograph has architectural significance as it is the only known, authenticated photograph of the interior of the Recreation Hall in Wellington Street before it was renovated. The Recreation Hall was of statewide significance as a centre of social activity in Kew from 1888-1960.
Inscriptions & Markings
[Inscription on mount] "Mayoral Concert, Recreation Hall, Kew, 31st July 1906. Cr. T. G. Jellis Mayor."
[Plaque] "Presented by Mayor T.G. Jellis, Mayor 1905-6"
Last updated
9 Jan 2019 at 10:19PM