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File F04 - Announcement of tartan

Michael Francis and Mike Harcourt dressed in Centennial tartan carrying the haggis Mayor Mike Harcourt and Vancouver Centennial Chairman Michael Francis escort the haggis Announcement of the Centennial tartan Mike Harcourt carrying plate of haggis Tillicum and Mike Harcourt holding haggis Tillicum and Mike Harcourt holding haggis Michael Francis and Mike Harcourt with a group of women Group of women wearing tartan skirts Group of women wearing tartan skirts Group of women wearing tartan skirts holding a piece of the Centennial tartan fabric Group of women wearing tartan skirts holding a piece of the Centennial tartan fabric Group of women wearing tartan skirts holding a piece of the Centennial tartan fabric Group of women wearing tartan skirts singing and holding a piece of the Centennial tartan fabric Group of women wearing tartan skirts singing and holding a piece of the Centennial tartan fabric Group of women wearing tartan skirts singing and holding a piece of the Centennial tartan fabric Group of women seated at table holding a piece of Centennial tartan fabric Group of women seated at table holding a piece of Centennial tartan fabric Michael Francis and Mike Harcourt dressed in Centennial tartan carrying the haggis Michael Francis and Mike Harcourt dressed in Centennial tartan carrying the haggis Michael Francis and Mike Harcourt dressed in Centennial tartan carrying the haggis Michael Francis and Mike Harcourt dressed in Centennial tartan carrying the haggis Michael Francis and Mike Harcourt dressed in Centennial tartan placing haggis on table Michael Francis and Mike Harcourt dressed in Centennial tartan placing haggis on table Michael Francis and Mike Harcourt dressed in Centennial tartan placing haggis on table Mike Harcourt addressing room Mike Harcourt addressing room Mike Harcourt addressing room Mike Harcourt addressing room Mike Harcourt addressing room Mike Harcourt addressing room Unidentified man and Mike Harcourt stand behind the haggis Unidentified man and Mike Harcourt shake hands Man wearing kilt standing behind the haggis Man wearing kilt about to cut the haggis Man wearing kilt cutting the haggis Man wearing kilt cutting the haggis Man wearing kilt cutting the haggis Highland dance performance Highland dance performance

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Announcement of tartan

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AM1576-S6-12-F04

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  • 1986 (Creation)

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38 photographs : b&w & col. contact sheet and prints

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File consists of two prints and one contact sheet with thirty-six images of the January 22, 1986 event to celebrate the announcement of the official 'Centennial tartan'. The two prints show Mayor Michael Harcourt and Commission Chairman Michael Francis carrying the haggis. Centennial mascot Tillicum is also shown wearing the Centennial tartan. Inscription on original envelope read "Celebration of the tartan, '86."

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Some images on contact sheet are marked with blue ink

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Photographs in this file have been assigned item numbers 2011-010.2234 to 2011-010.2236.

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Original file folder was numbered 33

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Copyright: City of Vancouver (for photos where Glen E. Erikson is the photographer); expiry: unknown

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  • Box: 212-B-09
  • Box: 194-D-09