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Group including "John Bull" in fancy dress during the Armistice Day celebrations in Levin, 13 Nov 1918

Reference Number: 1/4-023268-G

Group wearing fancy dress standing on the street during the Armistice Day celebrations in Levin, 13 November 1918, photographed by George Leslie Adkin. Includes Mr W G Vickers dressed as the typical Englishman "John Bull", holding the British Union Flag (Union Jack) and the leash of a bull dog. Two women dressed in the Union Flag stand alongside with bicycles decorated with flowers.

Key terms:
1 image, related to Wilfred G Vickers, Bull, John (Symbolic figure), Levin, Flags - Great Britain, Actors, Costume and Armistice Day.

Part of:
Adkin, George Leslie :Photographs of New Zealand geology, geography, and the Maori history of Horowhenua, Reference Number PAColl-0844 (165 digitised items)

Extent: 1 b&w original negative(s)Glass negative. Horizontal imageSingle negative

Conditions governing access to original: Not restricted

Other copies available: File print available in Pictorial Reference Service46. Horowhenua County. Levin Processions. 1918(PFP-005438)

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