Acclamation of services

Object number

LDVAL 2004.26.2




Framed and glazed acclamation for the services provided by Mrs Maud Ball, O.B.E., (Deputy Chairman of the Council), 1968-1969. In 1974 Mrs Ball was Councillor for Manor Ward, and was living at Rosalind Court, Meadow Road, Barking.

Physical description

Certificate on white paper with 25 lines of pinted and written text in black and red ink. Names of awardees in gold. Signatures in black ink.






Frame length: 476mm
width: 372mm

Collection type

Social history


Inscription Written and printed On front: At the annual meeting of the / GREATER LONDON COUNCIL / held at The County Hall, London, S.E.1 / on Tuesday, 29th April 1969 / IT WAS RESOLVED WITH ACCLAMATION / That the council do record its high appreciation of / The Right Hon. the Chairman of the Council / Sir Loius Gluckstein, C.B.E., T.D., Q.C., D.L., J.P. / The Vice-Chairman of the Council / Mr G. W. Aplin / The Deputy Chairman of the Council / Mrs Maud Ball, O.B.E. / for their able, couteous and impartial services in the / Chair from May 1968 to April 1969, and for the / distinguished manner in which they have fulfilled their / excating tasks over that period as the Council's ceremonial / representatives; and that inscribed copies of this resolution / be sealed with the seal of the council and presented to / the members concerened. / Leslie Freeman [signature] / The Right Hon. the Chairman of the Council / (Leslie Freeman, Esq., O.B.E.) / A.W. Peterson [signature] / The Director-General and Clerk to the Council / (A.W. Peterson, Esq., C.B., M.V.O.).

Alternative reference

Entry Number 1565/2

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InstitutionValence House Museum
Collection typeSocial history