Historical information

For many years Legacy was invited to bring junior legatees to Government House for for an enjoyable Legacy Christmas party. There were entertainers, carousels and often a train ride. And the joy of a Christmas present for each child.
This photo shows four junior legatee boys wearing crepe paper party hats and enjoying refreshments. It is from 1944 and was part of a photo album of many photos from the 1940s.

Significance

An important photographic record of the work of Legacy in the 1940s.

Physical description

Black and white photo of 4 boys eating at a Government House Christmas party, part of a photo album with blue leather look back and front cover. One of 20 pages with black and white photos attached to the majority of both sides of the pages.