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Pianola Roll - Anglo-American Player Roll Company, Boxed, circa 1930 Object Reg. No: SH 923095

Summary:
Made: Anglo-American Player Roll Company, circa 1930. Used at Mayday Hills Hospital circa 1940. Beechworth, Victoria, Australia. Broadway Word Roll 2734, Jealousy Tango, (May-Gade),Tempo 70, played by Len Luscombe, Chappell & Co Ltd, Sydney. It is an example of musical recreation made available for patients at a Victorian psychiatric hospital
Description:
Roll of pianola paper in box with lid. Brown paper
Acquisition Information:
Donation from Mayday Hills Hospital
Discipline: History
Dimensions: 35.00 cm (Height), 5.50 cm (Width), 5.00 cm (Length)

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Tagged with: mental health, mental health institutions, musical performances, occupational therapy, psychiatric hospitals, making history - psych services
Themes this item is part of: Psychiatric Services Collection, Medicine in Society Collection, Public Life & Institutions Collection
Primary Classification: MEDICINE & HEALTH
Secondary Classification: Mental Health - Institutional Life
Tertiary Classification: recreation
Inscriptions: Anglo-American Player Roll Company Broadway Word Roll 2734, Jealousy Tango, (May-Gade),Tempo 70, played by Len Luscombe, Chappell & Co Ltd, Sydney.
Manufacturer: Anglo-American Player Roll Co., circa 1930
Place & Date Used: Mayday Hills Hospital, Beechworth, Victoria, Australia, circa 1940

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