[Concert program] Item 1: Programme

Accession Number PUBS002/001/002/001/001
Collection number Souvenirs 2 1/2/1/1
Collection type Published Collection
Record type Item
Item count 1
Measurement Overall: 32.1 x 19.9cm
Object type Souvenir
Maker Unknown
Place made Greece: Aegean Islands, Lemnos, Sarpion
Date made 1915
Conflict First World War, 1914-1918
Copying Provisions Copyright expired. Copying permitted subject to physical condition. Permission for reproduction not required.

Souvenir program for a concert held to entertain troops during the First World War. This program is for a performance by the Aggies concert party at the Sarpi Camp, Lemnos on 26 October 1915. The concert was given to the Australian Brigade as an 'appreciation of their gallant conduct on the Gallipoli Peninsula'. The front cover features drawings of HMS Agamemnon attacking Turkish forts with the Australian and Naval flags displayed on the back. The concert featured songs and two instrumental performances.