Photograph, Gaiety Gala 1927; Unknown maker; 23.08.1927; GO.C78z

Name/Title

Photograph, Gaiety Gala 1927

About this object

This is a photograph of the 1927 Gore Gaiety Gala which was held for the whole last week of August to celebrate what was great about the town.

The programme included an opening procession, led by Mayor D McDougall, featured displays by the Fire Brigade and Power Board, military displays, and processions from "talented people" including a band.

The town was described as being converted into "Fairyland" by the entire week of joy.

Place Made

Oceania, New Zealand, South Island, Southland, Gore

Maker

Unknown maker

Maker Role

Photographer

Date Made

23.08.1927

Inscription and Marks

Back, pencil: 'C78z'

Measurements

h 77 mm x w 130 mm

Period

1920s

Object Type

photographs

Subject and Association Keywords

Events and Parades

Medium and Materials

organic, processed materials, paper, photographic paper

Object number

GO.C78z

Rights

Public Domain Public Domain

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