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Racing Programme - VRC, Melbourne Cup Carnival Souvenir, Flemington, 1973 Reg. No: SH 970278
- This program was produced by the Victorian Racing Club in 1973 to promote that year's Melbourne Cup Carnival at Flemington Racecourse.
- 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
|Dimensions:||0.2 cm (Height), 13.4 cm (Width), 18.9 cm (Length)|
|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|
|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|