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Document, programme - Dedication of the Shrine of Remembrance - by His Royal Highness, Prince Henry, Duke of Gloucester

From the Collection of Melbourne Legacy 293 Swanston Street Melbourne Victoria

Description
A single page of buff paper folded in half as a program for the dedication of the Shrine on 11th November 1934 and an admittance ticket.
Size
01184.1 190 x 125 mm : 00184.2 115 x 92 mm
Object Registration
01184
Keywords
memorial, wreath laying ceremony
Historical information
The order of service of the ceremony to dedicate the Shrine by The Duke of Gloucester on Remembrance Day 1934. The ceremony was attended by approximately 300,000 people (photo is from a booklet at 01185).
The document was in a file with other documents concerning the Shrine and it's history (01181 - 01190).
When Made
1934
Made By
Colarts pty Ltd
Significance
A record of the dedication of the Shrine of Remembrance. There was an effort to record historical events for the "Archive Committee" which collected this and other documents relating to the Shrine together in a file (see items 01181 - 01190)
Last updated
15 Apr 2019 at 3:30PM