[Concert program] Item 3: Programme of concert in aid of Australia Day funds

Unit Bands
Accession Number PUBS002/001/001/003/003
Collection number Souvenirs 2 Collection (Concert and Theatre Programs, First World War, 1914-1919) 1/1/3/3
Collection type Published Collection
Measurement Overall: 13 x 20cm
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 on Saturday 30 July 1915. The concert was organised to raise money for Australia Day funds and featured bands, songs, recitations, instrumentals, character sketches and dramatic soliloquies. The cover of this program features the emblem of the Orient Line of Royal Mail Steamers.