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Letters - Caulfield District Band correspondence

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

Description
Hand written letters on note paper and Caulfield District Band letterheads.
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Object Registration
0045 - 0050
Keywords
caulfield district band, victorian amatuer turf club, city of caulfield, city of glen eira
Historical information
This series of letters highlight the activities of the Caulfield District Band in the late 1920's. The letterhead is elaborate and lists all the patrons and office bearers at the time. They also show how the band gained engagements with various parties by providing a tender for services. The Caulfield District Band survives today as the City of Glen Eira BandInc.
When Made
1928 - 1929
Significance
These letters are representative of the activities of not just this band, but other brass bands. The Caulfield District Band was unique as it was the band of choice for the Caulfield Racecourse as well as the local council.
Last updated
11 Aug 2018 at 2:26PM