Object Name
Card, Attendance
Date Made
1973
Materials
Paper
Catalogue Number
2014.022.001
Dimensions

Length: 12.6cm x Width: 10.0cm

Description

This is a red piece of stiff paper with a hole punched in the top left corner. The city of Kingston's former logo is in the centre at the top. Below is the admittance for the bearer to attend a dinner honouring Queen Elizabeth and the Duke of Edinburgh's visit to Canada in 1973. They are typed in black as follows, "Please Admit Mr. D P. Ross to the Dinner in honour of Her Majesty The Queen and His Royal Highness The Duke of Edinburgh Wednesday, June 27, 1973 7:30p.m. Leonard Hall, Queen's University".

History

This artifact came with the1973 Royal Visit itinerary, including information, passes and route. They were from donor Janet Miller's father Donald Ross, who was the Commissioner of Works.