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Object - Mrs Kitty Rose Citizen of the Year 1988

From the Collection of Vision Australia 454 Glenferrie Road Kooyong Victoria

1 metal badge with circular top and rectangular base
4.5 x 7 x 1.5 cm
Object Registration
BEN 509
badges, association for the blind, katherine (kitty) rose
Historical information
Badge awarded to Senior Citizen of the Year, Mrs Kitty Rose, in recognition of her outstanding efforts for blind and vision impaired people within the Bendigo region.
The top circular part of the badge has the council crest has four images which represent the shire's main industries at the time of it's establishment in 1866: wine, tanning, mining and farming.
When Made
Made By
Stokes (Maker)
Inscriptions & Markings
Shire of Strathfieldsaye Victorian 1866 (circular top)
Mrs Kitty Rose Citizen of the Year 1988 (base)
Last updated
30 Jul 2019 at 9:07PM