Dorothy Hill pushing Grace Buchanan and Nell Hooper in the tub, University of Queensland Commemoration parade, George Street, Brisbane, 27 Apr 1928

(1928). Dorothy Hill pushing Grace Buchanan and Nell Hooper in the tub, University of Queensland Commemoration parade, George Street, Brisbane, 27 Apr 1928.

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Title Dorothy Hill pushing Grace Buchanan and Nell Hooper in the tub, University of Queensland Commemoration parade, George Street, Brisbane, 27 Apr 1928
Open Access Status Other
Publication date 1928-04-27
Year available 2009
Series Fryer Library University of Queensland Photograph Collection, UQFL466
Type image/tiff
Original Format Photograph; b&w.
Source Fryer Library University of Queensland Photograph Collection, UQFL466, Box 11, AJ/P/55
Rights Copyright expired
Formatted Abstract/Summary
Fryer Library University of Queensland Photograph Collection, UQFL466 consist of approximately 1100 photographs relating to the University of Queensland.
Photographs have been arranged in the following series:
• AA: University of Queensland site at George Street
• AB: St Lucia site before the establishment of the University of Queensland
• AC: Buildings and grounds of the University of Queensland
• AD: University of Queensland St Lucia campus buildings other than Great Court
• AE: University of Queensland Non St Lucia Campus Buildings
• AF: University of Queensland grounds
• AG: University of Queensland Library
• AH: University of Queensland ceremonies
• AI: Research, teaching, business, cultural and support facilities of the University of Queensland
• AJ: University of Queensland students
• AK: University of Queensland Alumni (including ceremonies)
• AL: Staff, benefactors and official associates of the University of Queensland
• AM: University of Queensland sports
• AP: University of Queensland honour boards, plaques, etc.
Keyword University of Queensland -- History
University of Queensland -- Students
University of Queensland -- Commemoration
Processions
Hill, Dorothy, 1907-1997
Buchanan, Grace
Hooper, Nell
Old Government House (Brisbane, Qld.)
Geographic co-ordinates

153.029347,-27.477084 153.028842,-27.477084 153.028842,-27.477573 153.029347,-27.477573 153.029347,-27.477084

Additional Notes This photograph was published in the Daily Standard (27 Apr 1928) with the caption 'The memory of the late lamented Metropolitan baths, carried away by the flood stream a week ago, was hilariously recalled'. (Information from Seen in the 'Varsity Students' Procession To-day. (1928, April 27). Daily Standard, p. 1 Edition: 3 p.m. EDITION. Retrieved from http://nla.gov.au/nla.news-article178943864)

In the past, on the day of the graduation ceremony for UQ students, Commemoration included pranks and a public procession during which students paraded down Brisbane city streets on various humorous and politically satirical floats.

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