Historical information

Donated to the Geelong Football Club by Dr Peter Richmond Grandson of ticket holder, Ernest Samuel Richmond. Supplied also with copy of photograph of Richmond in his gig associated with his trips from Winchelsea to High st Belmont where Mr Richmond would leave his horse and gig before catching a tram to Corio Oval East Geelong to watch the Geelong team in action.

Physical description

GFC Membership ticket. Folded ticket with deep blue textured front with gold lettering stating - GEELONG FOOTBALL CLUB GEELONG/FOOTBALL/CLUB/SEASON/1925. Inside folded section has white paper with heading on left of fold - GEELONG FOOTBALL CLUB - followed by list of office bearers, general committee. Signed in black ink, lower left side - E.S. Richmond Winchelsea - Right side of fold has numbers 1-23 printed around top, right and lower edge of card. The 3, 5 9, 13, and 15 have been perforated through. Dates and fixtures for the season are listed. Stamped in black is the number - 3912 - lower right side. Printed over both sides in light blue states - GEELONG/1925 -