Written on back with blue ballpoint pen: “H. Rippin, 92 Queen St., Levin.”
Also written on back with blue felt-tip pen: “May 20th 1910.Memorial Service, Death Edward VII.”
Embossed mounting board – badly damaged & caused damage to photo. Embossed bottom right corner – F.A. Butterfield
Service of Commemoration of the death of Edward VII, 1910. Taken from opposite the Post Office in Oxford Street, a large crowd holds sheets of paper, possibly song sheets for singing during the service. This photograph is taken slightly to the left of photograph 2000.510.0001 and shows the flag “Huia” which belongs to Ngati Huia.
1 B&W photo print, mounted – Fragile, damaged
See also 2000.510.0001
Any use of this image must be accompanied by the credit “Horowhenua Historical Society Inc.”