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Photograph - Kew City Council Meeting 23.8.1955, Marie Dalley, O.B.E., J.P., Mayor

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

Description
Framed photograph of the Kew City Council at a meeting in the Council Chamber of the Walpole Street {Kew] Town Hall in August 1955; the Mayor Cr. Marie Dalley chairing the meeting. Names of the councillors and council staff are inscribed on the mount.
Object Registration
1971.0006
Keywords
mayors of kew (vic), kew city council - 1955, council chamber - walpole street (kew) town hall
Historical information
Cr. Marie Dalley was the first female mayor of Kew in 1954-55. The photograph shows the interior of the Council Chamber in the 1950s.
When Made
1955
Made By
Stuart Tompkins (Maker)
Significance
An original photograph of Cr. Marie Dalley and councillors in 1955. The photograph was once part of the Municipal Collection of the former City of Kew and was presented to the Kew Historical Society before the move from the Walpole Street (Kew) Town Hall to new Civic offices in Charles Street in 1971.
Last updated
24 Dec 2018 at 9:39PM