- Museum number
Photograph (colour); Capuchin Father Orlando giving a speech with his back to the camera, speaking into a microphone; on his left is the director of the local television broadcasting company, and the governor of Easter Island is standing three men further down the line, wearing a white hat, and a jacket with four golden strips on his sleeve; a group of children standing in the clearing, holding Chilean flags; on the far right a group of armed Chilean soldiers, navy officers, and Chilean air force men; Hanga Roa(?), Easter Island.
Gelatin silver print
- Production date
- 18th September 1980
Height: 20.20 centimetres
Width: 30.40 centimetres
- Curator's comments
- People: It is presumed that the friar and all the officials, and servicemen are Chilean; however the observers are from both Polynesia and/or South America.
Context: This image was photographed during the National Chilean Festival in memory of Chile's independence from Spain 18th September 1810.
- Not on display
- Acquisition date
- Acquisition notes
- Katesa Schlosser donated a collection of forty seven albums of photographs from Africa and the Pacific in the 1990s and 2000. This album was donated in 2000.
- Africa, Oceania and the Americas
- Registration number
- Additional IDs
Miscellaneous number: Ea 21 (Schlosser photographic series number)