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Postcard - A.B.C. Military Band - Conductor: Harry Shugg

From the Collection of Victorian Bands' League 2/157 Hyde Street YARRAVILLE Victoria

Description
Rectangular black and white photograph printed on a postcard.
Size
L13.8cm - W8.8cm
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Object Registration
0016
Keywords
harry shugg, a.b.c military band, malvern tramways band, geelong harbour trust band, victorian bands' league, victorian bands' association
Historical information
The A.B.C. Band was formed in the early 1930's and performed for radio broadcasts and other events. Their Conductor Mr Harry Shugg was very famous in the banding community having previously conducted the Geelong Harbour Trust Band and at this time was conducting the Malvern Tramways Band. He was also active as an adjudicator of band competitions.
When Made
ca. 1931
Significance
The significance of this postcard is that it shows another aspect of the career of Harry Shugg and also the A.B.C. Military Band in its formative years.
Inscriptions & Markings
Front: A.B.C. Military Band - Conductor: Harry Shugg

Back: Post Card
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Australian Broadcasting Co. Ltd.
Last updated
26 Jul 2018 at 8:38PM