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From the Collection of Melbourne Legacy 293 Swanston Street Melbourne Victoria

Description
Colour photo of a function at the Coburg widows club.
Size
150 x 100 mm
Object Registration
01405
Keywords
widows
Historical information
A photo from an Easter Bonnet Parade at the Coburg Widows' club. From the caption in the Answer newsletter on 31st May 1991, 'David Cull admires the decorative bonnets of Margaret Todd, May Hamilton and Joyce Coomber.'
David Cull was the Chief Executive Officer of Melbourne Legacy at the time and was visiting the Coburg Widows' Club for the event.
When Made
1991
Significance
A record of the importance of the widows clubs as a social outlet for the widows and that Legacy executives and Legatees attended their functions. There are many clubs throughout Melbourne that meet regularly.
Last updated
14 Aug 2019 at 5:12PM