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Photograph - Eltham Festival Parade, Nov 1982

From the Collection of Eltham District Historical Society Inc 728 Main Rd Eltham Vic

Description
Roll of 35mm colour negative film, 24 shots
Object Registration
01824-23
Keywords
eltham festival
Historical information
Roll of negatives of the Eltham Festival Parade as it progresses along Main Road past the Catholic Church heading towards Bridge Street. Floats included the Tasmanian Wilderness Society with the Save the Franklin River campaign, and Diamond Valley Railway celebrating 21 years of passenger service as well as the Victorian Police Marching Band. A well known Eltham identity, Jock Read was asked to lead the Eltham Pony Club contingent that year and the roll includes several shots of Jock on his horse, Lofty who was approximately ten years of age, his colour was still classed as a steel grey at the time before he went "white" quite a few years later.
When Made
1982
Inscriptions & Markings
Kodak Safety Film 5035
Last updated
28 Oct 2018 at 5:10PM