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Sticker - Naturalization Bible Presentation, Presented to Zofia Kozuch by City of Coburg, 19 Oct 1961 Reg. No: HT 3468
- Printed adhesive label/sticker presented to Zofia Kozuch with a bible at her Naturalization Ceremony on 19 October 1961 in Coburg. It was a gift of the City of Coburg and The British and Foreign Bible Society. The gifting of a bible at naturalization ceremonies was a common practice at this time, although it seems to have been up to the individual local councils. The gifting of a bible was still done by some local councils into the 1980s. However voluntary gifts suggested in the current Department of Immigration 'Australian Citizenship Ceremonies Code' do not include a bible.
- Rectangular sticker with typed text and an image of Queen Elizabeth II in the top right corner.
- Acquisition Information:
- Donation from Stefan Anthony, 2004
|Dimensions:||7.70 cm (Width), 11.60 cm (Length)|
|Tagged with:||immigration, displaced persons, settlement, immigration policies, refugees, citizenship, polish communities, polish immigration, immigration selection, naturalisation|
|Secondary Classification:||Naturalisation & Citizenship|
|Inscriptions:||Text: HER MOST/EXCELLENT MAJESTY/ELIZABETH II/Patron of The British and/Foreign Bible Society/From the Queen's/Coronation Service/at the presentation of/the Bible.|
|Presented To:||Zofia Antoniszyn, Coburg, Victoria, Australia, 19 Oct 1961|
|Place & Date of Event:||Coburg, Victoria, Australia, 19 Oct 1961
Presented by the City of Coburg and The British and Foreign Bible Society