[Concert program] Item 2: Programme of concert

Accession Number PUBS002/001/001/003/002
Collection number Souvenirs 2 Collection (Concert and Theatre Programs, First World War, 1914-1919) 1/1/3/2
Collection type Published Collection
Record type Item
Item count 1
Measurement Overall: 13.2 x 20.2cm
Object type Souvenir
Maker Unknown
Place made At sea
Date made 1915
Conflict First World War, 1914-1918
Copying Provisions Copying permitted subject to physical condition
Description

Souvenir program for a concert held to entertain troops during the First World War. This program is for a concert held aboard HMAT Orsova at 7.45pm on Saturday 25 March 1915. The cover of this program features the emblem of the Orient Line of Royal Mail Steamers and the proceeds from the sale of programs were to be given to marine charities. The program has been annotated by hand to show the names of each of the acts appearing in the concert.