File 7 - 'Anti-asbestos balloon release', 1998

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GB 249 OEDA/J/2/3/7


'Anti-asbestos balloon release', 1998


  • 1998-1999 (Creation)

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1 folder
Paper including colour photographs

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From a green ring binder inscribed 'Balloons' and from a grey document wallet inscribed 'Nancy Tait | OEDA | For Strathclyde Uni archives' [the latter from Accession 1599]

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Correspondence and papers re the OEDA fundraising and remembrance event ‘Balloon race’, 31 October 1998, which netted £ 239.

Includes colour photographs and draft of the balloon launch order, which featured Nancy Tait, Alan Dalton, Bangladeshi-born British singer Gouri Choudhury, father Fred of St Barnabas Bethnal Green, London. The event took place in Mile End Park opposite St Barnabas, Bethnal Green, London.

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  • English



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