Item Type: Post Card - Manchester Concertina Band
Full Description: A British photo-postcard of “The Manchester English Concertina Band”. Postally used 19 Jan 1933. 17 uniformed players, Dinner-jacketed conductor, 4 gents in suits, posed in three rows to the rear of a pile of 17 ebony-ended English Concertinas of many styles and systems: Aeolas, New Models, basses, tenors, and with drums. Addressed on its divided rear to the Secretary of Cleckheaton English Concertina Band, requesting return of their Competitions Cards (a form of fundraising).
Source Catalogue No: The Concertina Museum: 18.104.22.168-001
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Last Modified 07 February 2012 by Neil Wayne, Chris Flint, Wes Williams
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