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Record title

Series 08: Photograph album relating to the construction and opening of the Great Synagogue War Memorial Centre, ca. 1954-1955

Call numbers

PXE 1334

Record identifier

YK5QOd6n

Series 08: Photograph album relating to the construction and opening of the Great Synagogue War Memorial Centre, ca. 1954-1955

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https://collection.sl.nsw.gov.au/record/YK5QOd6n

Series 08: Photograph album relating to the construction and opening of the Great Synagogue War Memorial Centre, ca. 1954-1955

Full title

Series 08: Photograph album relating to the construction and opening of the Great Synagogue War Memorial Centre, ca. 1954-1955

Date

ca. 1954-1955

Call Numbers

PXE 1334

Record Identifier

YK5QOd6n
Physical Description

Contents

1 ephemera item - printed sheet

1 album (23 photographic prints) - approx. 20.5 x 24.5 cm or smaller - gelatin silver

Other Descriptions

Level of description

Series

Access and use

Terms of use

Restricted : - - Written permission from the Great Synagogue

More information

SCOPE AND CONTENTS

Contents

Includes photographs of:

The laying of the foundation stone

The Governor and the President meeting the Board Members, General Woodward, Air Vice-Marshall Walters and Admiral Buchanan before the Service

Greeting the Premier and Mrs Cahill

Greeting the Chief Justice

Admiral H.J. Buchanan

The Executive greetin...

ALTERNATIVE TITLES

Full title

Series 08: Photograph album relating to the construction and opening of the Great Synagogue War Memorial Centre, ca. 1954-1955

NOTES

General note

Pic.Acc. Upgrade Project - Information transferred from Pic.Acc.4887 as part of the eRecords Project 2012-13

Captions of missing (5) photographs:

Moving to the foundation stone

In the making

The Governor General and the Ministers after the unveiling of the plaque

Rabbi Falk with his Memorial Lamp

The first...

Signature / Inscriptions

Captions under photographs

CONTEXTUAL INFORMATION

Source

Presented by The Great Synagogue, Sydney, March 1980
Pic.Acc.4887

Administrative / Biographical history

The Great Synagogue War Memorial Centre was built as a tribute to those who served in the cause of freedom, 1914-1918 and 1939-1945. The foundation stone was set by His Excellency the Governor of New South Wales, Lieutenant General Sir John Northcott on 20 February, 1955.

Reference:
Photograph of foundation stone on first page of album

Identifiers

PRIMARY IDENTIFIERS

Call Numbers

PXE 1334

Record Identifier

YK5QOd6n

Permalink

https://collection.sl.nsw.gov.au/record/YK5QOd6n

OTHER IDENTIFIERS

Reference code

911139

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