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Poster - The Herald Newspaper Front Page, 04 Nov 1930 Reg. No: SH 932116
- Alternative Name(s): Reproduction poster - Phar Lap's 1930 Melbourne Cup
This poster was given away as a freebie at the opening of the 1993 Museum of Victoria exhibition `Phar Lap ... With a Nation's Soul Upon His Back.'
- Large A2 sized poster printed on yellow newsprint. It shows a full-sized reproduction of the front page of the Herald newspaper, dated Tuesday 4th November, 1930, containing a story of how Phar Lap won the 1930 Melbourne Cup, along with three advertisements and the newspaper masthead.
- Acquisition Information:
- Collected, 1993
|Dimensions:||59.50 cm (Height), 40.50 cm (Length)|
|Tagged with:||museum history, horse racing, exhibitions, newspapers, making history - phar lap, making history - man on moon|
|Themes this item is part of:||Leisure Collection, Phar Lap Collection, Public Life & Institutions Collection|
|Primary Classification:||MUSEUM HISTORY|
|Secondary Classification:||Marketing & Publicity|
|Tertiary Classification:||promotional materials|
|Inscriptions:||Printed in black ink on front: COMPLETE STORY OF THE MELBOURNE CUP/ THE HERALD/ MELBOURNE, TUESDAY EVENING , NOVEMBER 4, 1939/ HOW PHAR LAP WON THE MELBOURNE CUP. (followed by extensive text.)|
|Issued By:||Museum of Victoria, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia, 1993|