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Title: Ceremony
Photo No: PH0112/0022
Citation address: http://hdl.handle.net/10070/49465
Photographer: Barnes, W. J.
Date taken: 12-Sep-1913
Place: Darwin
Collection: Phyllis Moyle Collection.
Description: Cissy McLeod, foster daughter of Capt Frederick and Mrs Mugg, receives the Bronze Medal of the Royal Humane Society of Australasia at a reception in the Palmerston Town Hall from the Administrator Dr J.A. Gilruth. On 9th January 1912 Cissy had jumped off the Railway Jetty to rescue her foster mother who had fallen in in the darkness. Also in attendance at the reception are the children and sisters of the Catholic school, Mrs Gilruth, Miss Masson, Judge Bevan, Mr C.J. Kirkland, Chairman of the District Council and Mr Kelsey.
Notes: Similar to PH0412/0037 Official presentation, Jean A. Austin Collection.
Subject: administrators
official buildings
medals
crowds
town halls
buildings, structures & establishments
Copyright owner: Northern Territory Library.
Use and Restrictions: No known copyright restrictions
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