Set of thirteen (13) photographs of the first Redland Strawberry Festival; 09/19...

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Set of thirteen (13) photographs of the first Redland Strawberry Festival

About this object

Each photograph is a black and white still print pasted onto semi-hard black backing paper/cardboard. Likewise, the separate explanation of each photograph is printed on semi-gloss white paper and pasted onto black backing paper/cardboard.
The photographs relate to the first Redland Strawberry Festival that was located at Victoria Point Reserve in September 1958.
P6.1 First Strawberry Queen, Fay Cressey (19) of Geebung, a strawberry packer at the COD Cannery, Northgate. P6.2 Radio 4KQ personality, George Hardman, compere. P6.3 A newspaper report put the first Strawberry Festival crowd at 10,000. P6.4 The strawberry pie-eating competition, won by Ian Wood (16) of Redcliffe.P6.5 Two girls on the merry-go-round.P6.6 Joan Bassard (10) of Kangaroo Point won the children's section of the strawberries and cream eating comp. P6.7 Four of the entrants in the Strawberry Queen competition (Top left - Fay Cressey (winner); right - Monica Kunde; Bottom left - Wendy Watts (Charity Queen); right - Janet Boakes). P6.8 A fishing competition was organised in conjunction with the Strawberry Festival. P6.9 Marching Girls who entertained at the Festival. P6.10 Fay Cressey (Queen) - left, Wendy Watts (Charity Queen)- right. P6.11 Qld Premier, Frank Nicklin, opened the first Strawberry Festival. P6.12 Two boys enjoying strawberries and cream. P6.13 Some of the entrants in the Strawberry Queen comp.

Place Made

Australia

Place Notes

Victoria Point, Queensland

Format

black and white print

Date Made

09/1958

Medium and Materials

Black and white still prints on photographic paper pasted onto semi-hard black backing paper/cardboard. Likewise, the separate explanation of each photograph is printed on semi-gloss white paper and pasted onto black backing paper/cardboard.

Measurements

225 x 290 mm

Credit Line

Donated by Redland Shire Council

Object Type

Photographs

Object number

P00006

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