[Concert program] Item 21: Concert

Accession Number PUBS002/001/001/004/021
Collection number Souvenirs 2 Collection (Concert and Theatre Programs, First World War, 1914-1919) 1/1/4/21
Collection type Published Collection
Record type Item
Item count 1
Measurement Overall: 11.3 x 17.8cm
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 SS Ulysses at 8.30pm on Saturday 23 January 1915. The concert featured the 13th and 14th Battalions. The cover of this program features an invitation to attend the concert and has been addressed to Lieutenant Crow. The back cover of the program features a Tudor rose, a Scottish Thistle, a shamrock and a man playing the bagpipes above a kangaroo and the words 'Australia will be there!'