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Presentation Key - Lord Huntingfield, Colac Community Hospital, Victoria, Australia, 1934 Numismatics Reg. No: NU 35672

Summary:
This presentation key was presented to His Excellency The Governor of Victoria the Right Honourable Lord Huntingfield K. C. M. G. on the occasion of the opening of the New Community Hospital Colac, 13 June 1934. Lord Huntingfield was Governor of Victoria from 1934 to 1939. He was the first Australia-born State governor and the last British peer to act as Governor of Victoria (he inherited an Irish title from his uncle).
Discipline: Numismatics
Dimensions: 3 mm (Height), 25 mm (Width), 69 mm (Length)

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Tagged with: celebrations, healthcare medicine, hospitals, melbourne centenary 1935
Themes this item is part of: Medicine in Society Collection, Public Life & Institutions Collection, William Charles Arcedeckne Vanneck Huntingfield, Governor of Victoria (1883-1969)
Primary Classification: PUBLIC EVENTS
Secondary Classification: Centenary of Victoria
Tertiary Classification: presentations
DateEra: 1934 AD
Inscriptions: Presented / to His Excellency / The Governor of Victoria / THE RIGHT HON / LORD HUNTINGFIELD / K. C. M. G. / on the occasion of the opening of / THE NEW COMMUNITY / HOSPITAL / COLAC, 13.6.34.
Material: Gold
Issued By: Colac, Victoria, Australia, 1934
Awarded By: Colac Community Hospital, Colac, Victoria, Australia, 13 Jun 1934
Awarded To: Lord William Huntingfield, Victoria, Australia, 13 Jun 1934

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