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Negative - Traralgon Brass Band, Traralgon, Victoria, 1915 Image Reg. No: MM 5555

Description Of Content:
Traralgon Brass Band in about 1915. Bandmaster Mr J.T. 'Tom' Tansey is seated in the centre holding a cornet. Sitting to his right (viewer's left) is his daughter, Miss Hilda Tansey. A motor bike is parked on each side of the group.

The Euphonium player, second back row, far left is Leslie C Davidson. He became Drum Major of the Band prior to his death in 1960.
Acquisition Information:
Copied from K Chenhall, 1988
The Biggest Family Album of Australia, Museum Victoria
Discipline: Technology

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Tagged with: brass bands, motor cycles, music, musical instruments, musicians, picket fences
Themes this item is part of: Images & Image Making Collection, Information & Communication Collection, Leisure Collection, Transport Collection, The Biggest Family Album in Australia Collection
Primary Classification: RECREATION & TOURISM
Secondary Classification: Performing Arts - Ensembles
Tertiary Classification: musicians
People Depicted: Tansey, Hilda; Tansey, Mr J.T. ('Tom')
Organisations Depicted: Traralgon Brass Band
Format: Negative: Black & White; 35 mm
Place & Date Depicted: Traralgon, Latrobe Valley, Gippsland, Victoria, Australia, 1915
References: Description of content field was updated following additional information received through the Discovery centre on 2 April 2012.


Margaret STRAKER (nee Davidson) Posted on 31 Mar 2012 12:56 PM
re: MM5555 Traralgon Brass Band. IPEOPLE DEPICTED: identity of Euphonium player, second back row,far left is Leslie C Davidson. He became Drum Major of the Band prior to his death in 1960

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