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Racing Programme - VRC, Melbourne Cup, Flemington, 06 Nov 1956 Object Reg. No: HT 13265

Summary:
Issued by the Victoria Racing Club for the Melbourne Cup Day race meeting, held at Flemington, on Tuesday, 6th November, 1956.
Description:
Small rectangular booklet, consisting of a number white paper pages printed on both sides with extensive black text. The booklet is bound with two thin card covers, and two metal staples along the spine. The cover is printed with extensive blue and purple text.
Acquisition Information:
Cultural Gifts Donation from Mrs Nancy Telford, 1999
Acknowledgement:
Donated through the Australian Government's Cultural Gifts Program.
Discipline: History
Dimensions: 9.10 cm (Width), 14.30 cm (Length)

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Tagged with: horse racing, melbourne cup racing carnival, recreation, horses, sport, racing industry, programmes, racecourses, making history - phar lap
Themes this item is part of: Phar Lap, Champion Race Horse (1926-1932), Leisure Collection, Phar Lap Collection
Primary Classification: SPORT
Secondary Classification: Horse Racing
Tertiary Classification: race programs
Inscriptions: Printed on front cover: VRC/ 2nd DAY/ VICTORIA RACING CLUB/ SPRING MEETING/ 1956/ MELBOURNE CUP/ TUESDAY, 6th NOVEMBER/ OFFICIAL PROGRAMME
Publisher: Victorian Racing Club, Flemington, Victoria, Australia, 1956
Printer: Sands & McDougall Limited, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia, 1956

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