Photograph

Object number

LDVAL 2006.32.9

Description

Black and white photograph of Mr Bastable, Chairman of Sanitary Inspectors, with four other people, one of whom is his wife. He is shaking hands with an unidentified woman. From a collection of items documenting Mrs Godfrey's time as Mayor elect for London Borough of Barking for the year 1974-5. Her daughter, Hilda Bastable was her Mayoress for this term.

Physical description

Black and white photograph showing a group of people in evening dress. From left to right: An unidentified woman in a light coloured silk dress and black lace gloves; an unidentified man in a dinner jacket and white bow-tie; Mrs Bastable in a dark patterned dress with a floral coursage and long white lace gloves; and unidentified gentleman in a black dinner jacket with a white bow-tie; an unidentified woman in a light coloured evening dress; and Mr Bastable in a dinner jacket with his chairman's badge around his neck. Mr bastable is shaking hands with the first lady in the group.

Condition

Good

Type

Photograph

Size

Photograph length: 209mm
width: 159mm

Collection type

Social history

Alternative reference

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Metadata
InstitutionValence House Museum
TypePhotograph
Collection typeSocial history