Item Type: PostCard- Worsley Archive/Ashton Concertina Band
Full Description: The Alfred and Herbert Worsley/Ashton-u-Lyne Concertina Band Archive: Band Photograph. An original post card, dated in ink Sept 1909, of Ashton under Lyne Concertina Band,taken at the Belle Vue, (Manchester), Concertina Contest,and showing the band with their 1st Prize Cup. Annotated to the rear “Sept 1909 Belle Vue Contest”. The Band’s letterhead (see Item NC.184.108.40.206-005 ) lists the band’s many victories at Belle Vue, and at other northern contests. There is a good summary of northern Concertina Band history at: www.concertina.org/pica/pica_2007_4/pica4_2007_p31_44.pdf
Source Catalogue No: The Concertina Museum: 220.127.116.11-002
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