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.


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.

Physical description

Rectangular black and white photograph printed on a postcard.

Inscriptions & markings

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

Back: Post Card
Correspondence | Address

Australian Broadcasting Co. Ltd.