[Concert program] Item 27: The 'Coo-ees'

Place Europe: France, Paris
Accession Number PUBS002/004/001/001/027
Collection number Souvenirs 2 Collection (Concert and Theatre Programs, First World War, 1914-1919) 4/1/1/27
Collection type Published Collection
Record type Item
Item count 1
Measurement Overall: 32.6 x 25.3cm
Object type Souvenir
Maker Unknown
Place made France
Date made 1918
Conflict First World War, 1914-1918
Copying Provisions Copying permitted subject to physical condition
Description

Souvenir program for a concert held during the First World War. This program is for a performance by the Australian Divisional Concert Party, the Coo-ees, at the Salle Hoche in Paris from 24 to 30 October 1918. This concert featured instrumentals, vocal performances and a dramatic sketch titled 'The Silver King'. The entertainment was organised in aid of the British Soldiers' Paris Home under the patronage of H E, the Earl of Derby and Lieutenant-General Sir John Monash.