Item Type: Band - Manningham Concertina Band
Full Description: One of a series of five early 20th century images of the Manningham Concertina Band, active in the Cleckheaton area of Yorkshire. These were acquired via a descendant of one of the last players in the band, who was selling off a remaining concertina to a local dealer. This later oval and posed photograph feature three smartly-dressed, Brylcreemed and well-collared young boys, all holding three-row Anglo concertinas. Information from the vendor suggests they may be the children of some of the Band-members in the other four images in this group.
Source Catalogue No: The Concertina Museum: 22.214.171.124-004
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Created August 2009 by Neil Wayne
Last Modified 07 February 2012 by Neil Wayne, Chris Flint, Wes Williams
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