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Negative - Independent Order of Rechabites Band, Geelong, Victoria, 1908 Image Reg. No: MM 004784

Description Of Content:
Members of a brass band. Members of the I.O.R. (Independent Order of Rechabites) Band of Geelong in 1908. The I.O.R. was a friendly society for the temperance movement, which advocated total abstinence from alcohol. This band became the Geelong West Band.
Acquisition Information:
Copied from Mrs B. Kenny, 1987
Discipline: Technology

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Tagged with: brass bands, musical instruments, musicians
Themes this item is part of: Images & Image Making Collection, Information & Communication Collection, Leisure Collection, The Biggest Family Album in Australia Collection
Primary Classification: SOCIETIES
Secondary Classification: Temperance
People Depicted: Tansey, Mr J.T. ('Tom')
Format: Negative: Black & White; 35 mm
Place & Date Depicted: Geelong, Victoria, Australia, 1908
Creator: J. Lockwood Studio, 1908

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roland wettenhall Posted on 10 Jul 2013 1:13 PM
secondary classification as Friendly Societies would be helpful

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