Item 3: Alhambra Paris programme

Accession Number PUBS002/002/002/001/003
Collection number Souvenirs 2 Collection (Concert and Theatre Programs, First World War, 1914-1919) 2/2/1, Souvenirs 2 2/2/1/3
Collection type Published Collection
Record type Item
Item count 1
Measurement Overall: 11.2 x 14cm
Object type Souvenir
Maker Unknown
Place made France: Paris
Date made c.1914-1920
Conflict First World War, 1914-1918
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Souvenir program related to theatrical performances during the First World War and the period when troops were waiting to return to Australia. This program is for a variety show performed at the Alhambra in Paris. The program is written in French and the front cover features a Can Can dancer flying the Union Jack, French and American flags. The front cover also features the Legion of Honour encircling a shield composed of the crest of Paris, London and the American flag.