Photograph, Panorama Grand Parade A & P Show 1928; Clayton; 1928; WY.0000.742
Photograph, Panorama Grand Parade A & P Show 1928About this object
This photograph is of the Wyndham A. & P. Show in 1928.
A great attendance of people are grouped all around the ring, cattle in the foreground, horses lined up across the back and the Pipe Band to the front. Tents, some housing sideshows of the day, are in the background. Some Wyndham houses can be seen in the distance. It is thought that this photograph of the opening of the new showgrounds (bounded by Balaclava and Pera Streets) where they are still situated today. Two thousand people attended and Mr T Golden representing the Southland County Council declared the grounds open.
Wyndham Pipe Band: (Left to Right) F. Compton, J.A. McDonald, W. Sutherland, W. Cochrane, W. Stirling, Alex Ross, D. McLeod, D. Heads, W. McLeod, - -, J. Archibald (Drum Major), J. McDonald.
Hand on hip holding cow, J.Howe, (Sen.), boy holding black and white cow third from left of J.Howe, W Smith, next to him his father J. Smith.
Extreme right holding bull, R. Clark.
1928Inscription and Marks
Lower centre of 3rd photograph written in white ink:
Reverse on card in felt pen: 'BY ALAN STEWART'
lower right in pencil: 'WY.0000.742'
h 133 mm x w 550 mmPeriod
organic, processed material, vegetal, paper, photographic paper
organic, processed material, vegetal, paper, card
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