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Janet Lees, 1957 Oakville 100 Celebration


Description
Media Type:
Image
Item Type:
Photographs
Description:
In 1957, the town of Oakville, Ontario celebrated the 100 years of its incorporation in 1857. From June 29th to July 6th, this centennial celebration included a parade, fair, music concerts, street decorations, crowning of Joan Fairfax (nee Eileen Pickup) as Miss Oakville Centennial, planting of an oak tree, a banquet and fireworks among other activities.

Teen Janet Lees is shown here in costume for her part in the Oakville Centennial festivities.
Date Of Event:
1957
Subject(s):
Local identifier:
TTMNK000633
Collection:
Trafalgar Township Historical Society
Geographic Coverage:
  • Ontario, Canada
    Latitude: 43.4473682625124 Longitude: -79.6665048808289
Recommended Citation:
Janet Lees, 1957 Oakville 100 Celebration
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Trafalgar Township Historical Society
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Trafalgar Township Historical Society Sponsor: Jeff Knoll, Local & Regional Councillor for Oakville Ward 5 – Town of Oakville/Regional Municipality of Halton
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Janet Lees, 1957 Oakville 100 Celebration


In 1957, the town of Oakville, Ontario celebrated the 100 years of its incorporation in 1857. From June 29th to July 6th, this centennial celebration included a parade, fair, music concerts, street decorations, crowning of Joan Fairfax (nee Eileen Pickup) as Miss Oakville Centennial, planting of an oak tree, a banquet and fireworks among other activities.

Teen Janet Lees is shown here in costume for her part in the Oakville Centennial festivities.