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Mounted Photograph

From the Collection of Emerald Museum & Nobelius Heritage Park 5 Crichton Rd Emerald Victoria

Description
Photograph mounted on card of the opening of Heroes Avenue, Emerald on ANZAC Day 1921. Showing Shire President Cr J Mahony opening the Avenue
Size
H 15.0 cm x W 18.1 cm
Object Registration
VEMUP0941
Keywords
anzac, heroes avenue, avenue of honor, emerald
When Made
25/4/1921
Significance
The object is historically and socially significant as it shows the opening of Heroes Avenue (Avenue of Honor) three years after the end of Word War I. The trees planted in the Avenue came from the Nobelius Nursery.
Inscriptions & Markings
Shire President Cr J Mahony, opens Heroes Avenue. ANZAC Day 1921
Last updated
7 Feb 2018 at 1:54PM