Certificate and letter of thanks from AGOS, addressed to Allan Hughes

Object Type
Documents and books/Document/Letter
Documents and books/Document/Certificate
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Brief Description
A certificate and a letter of thanks with receipt attached, both items issued by AGOS on 8 September 1986, to Mr Allan Hughes. The certificate features the AGOS logo, green, blue and white with kangaroo and stars. Printed and inscribed text reads, "This is to certify that / Allan L. Hughes / has been registered as a Founding Member of the / Gallery by contributing towards the acquisition, / preservation and display of sporting historiana, thereby / helping to enrich Australia's great sporting tradition. / Acknowledged on behalf of the / Australian Gallery of Sport by: / W.J. (Bill) O'Reilly Betty Cuthbert / Authorised / on behalf of / the Gallery of Trustees / by Sir Henry Bolte, / Foundation Chairman". The certificate is dated and numbered, "688 / 8.9.86", and is signed by O'Reilly, Cuthbert and Bolte. The letter with receipt attached thanks Mr Hughes for the donation he made. Receipt is for the sum of $100, it is printed with green ink on cream paper and bears the AGOS logo in the top LH corner, there is a number printed in red ink in the bottom centre, "0528".
0 - Whole: H: 315 W: 230mm (H: 12 3/8 W: 9 1/16")
0 - Whole: H: 210 W: 145mm (H: 8 1/4 W: 5 11/16")
0 - Whole: H: 130 W: 200mm (H: 5 1/8 W: 7 7/8")
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In storage
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Kindly donated to the Australian Gallery of Sport and Olympic Museum by Mr David Hughes


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