Otahuhu Centennial Celebations Button, 1848-1948; 1948; OHS OJ018


Otahuhu Centennial Celebations Button, 1848-1948

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Metal, plastic, ink and ribbon

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Otahuhu Centennial Celebrations


32mm w x 110mm h

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World War One

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Land Wars

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Subject and Association Description

Activities for the week long celebrations were held from Saturday 30th October to Saturday 6th November 1948. The festivities began with a school’s fancy dress party and the following day saw a “Grand Pageant and Procession’ parade through the town.
Local residents on the Otahuhu Centennial Committe included His Worship the Mayor A. Murdoch Esq; Messrs E. P. Kelleher; T. T. Skoglund; F. I. Lister; H. T. Kelly; L. Glynn; G. W. C. Drake; F. W. Grey; Rev. A. H. Johnston; D. McKain; G. Latta; A. D. Copeland; Mrs H. L. Shaw and Mrs I. Murdoch.

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