Presentation and Unveiling of a Bust of J. Keir Hardie took place at West Ham Town Hall, Stratford, on 20th January 1948. An eight-page pamphlet, admission ticket and invitation card.
Past Mayors of the London Borough of Newham.
THE LIFE AND TIMES OF DAISY PARSONS:
Many notable people lived in Newham, here is an ouline of twenty of them.
Copy of the resolution for Freedom of the Borough of West Ham given to James Ramsey MacDonald LL. D., J.P., M.P., Prime Minister. On 27th May 1930. In recognition of the distinguished service to The Nation and his strenuous efforts in the cause of international peace and good will. (acceptance attached)
From Newham Heritage & Archives collection.
Edward William Wordley, J.P., (1854 - 1949) had a long career with West Ham Council.
Portrait of Daisy Parsons the first female Mayor of West Ham.