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From the Collection of Melbourne Legacy 293 Swanston Street Melbourne Victoria

Description
Colour photo x 2 of a tram painted to promote to Legacy's 75th Anniversary and widows boarding for a ride.
Object Registration
01814
Keywords
legacy promotion, tram, 75th anniversary
Historical information
Photo of a white tram painted to celebrate 75 years of Legacy work. As well as the 75 Legacy logo, it says "Legacy - Helps the families of our departed Veterans" and "75 years on ... Legacy still caring. 1923-1998". Photos show widows boarding for a ride.
The tram is possibly parked near the Shrine as it is at Stop 19 which is the usual stop on St Kilda Road for visiting the Shrine. Other photos show there were speeches and refreshments held in a marquee and a ribbon being cut by Legacy President Tom Butcher and Robin Cooper the Victorian Minister for Transport.
When Made
1998
Significance
A record of a way to promote Legacy during the anniversary in 1998.
Last updated
22 May 2020 at 3:04PM