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Racing Programme - VRC, Melbourne Cup Carnival Souvenir, Flemington, 1973 Document Reg. No: SH 970278

Summary:
This program was produced by the Victorian Racing Club in 1973 to promote that year's Melbourne Cup Carnival at Flemington Racecourse.
Description:
An A5 sized programme, consisting of a number of double side printed page, bound within thin card covers, and held in place by two metal staples. On the front cover is a large oval photograph of the track at Flemington Racecourse, with a number of racetrack identities, such as a bookmaker, course steward, chef, photographer and jockey, posing on it.
Acquisition Information:
Donation from Miss J. Whitfort, 1997
Discipline: History
Dimensions: 0.2 cm (Height), 13.4 cm (Width), 18.9 cm (Length)

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Tagged with: horse racing, melbourne cup racing carnival, newspapers, horses, sport, racing industry, programmes, racecourses, making history - phar lap
Themes this item is part of: Leisure Collection, Phar Lap Collection
On Display at: Melbourne Museum
Primary Classification: SPORT
Secondary Classification: Horse Racing
Tertiary Classification: race programs
Inscriptions: Printed on front cover: MELBOURNE CUP CARNIVAL, FLEMINGTON RACECOURSE/ VICTORIA
Issued By: Victorian Racing Club, Flemington, Victoria, Australia, 1973
User: Mr C. Watts, Flemington, Victoria, Australia, 1973

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