Programme, Coronation King George VI and Queen Elizabeth

Swailes, Hurst Print
Napier Borough Council
Production date
May 1937
Current rights
Public Domain

Object detail

Brief Description
The programme is titled: Coronation souvenir and order of celebrations - King George VI and Queen Elizabeth.

The celebrations were held on 12 May 1937 beginning at Memorial Square and featuring a procession to the Sound Shell on Marine Parade. Following the official celebration was a day of entertainment including sports and a naval display. In the evening a Grand Military Coronation Ball was held in the Drill hall and included a fireworks display and Māori entertainment. The programme was presented by the Mayor and Councillors, Napier Borough Council.
Production date
May 1937
Production period
Production technique
Media/Materials description
Printed on card with coloured ink and blue ink.
Length x Width: 208 x 125mm
Subject period
Subject date
May 1937
Credit line
gifted by Dale Curham
Other number(s)
m2005/48/2-3, 32134


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