Ernest Kaai and his Hawaiian Troubadours, c.1925 on their second visit to Australia (Music of the Lotus Eaters)
A few pictures of jazz and theatre material
brunsw.jpg The Story of Jazz Concert, Brunswick Town Hall, May 1947
brythm.jpg Front cover of early Australian Jazz magazine from S.A. - Blue Rhythm Vol.1 No.1
folies.jpg Front cover of Folies - Bergere theatre program.
formby.jpg Front cover of George Formby programme for Geelong Theatre, January 1948.
greene.jpg Tivoli Tango Teas Sydney programme featuring Gene Greene assisted by Charley Straight amongst others...
pjacks.jpg The Port Jackson Jazz Band concert flyer for the Federated Ironworkers' Association, July 1947.
mills.jpg Front cover of Tivoli programme for The Mills Brothers
singab.jpg Bush Music Club's Singabout magazine Vol.1 No.1 Summer 1956.
sylvia.jpg Fuller's National Theatre, Sydney 1918 - first appearance in Australia of Belle Sylvia & her Jazz Band (1st jazz band in Australia!)
tangot.jpg Front cover of Tivoli Tango Teas programme
tiv1909.jpg Tivoli programme featuring black artists Clarence Tisdale and Irving Sayles as well as others.
welch.jpg Kings of Swing Concert featuring Les Welch & his 8 Beat Boys, etc. April 1950.
whitey.jpg Front cover of Hollywood Hotel Revue programme featuring Whitey's "Big Apple" Dancers (jitterbuggers!)
bb_prog.jpg Big Bill Broonzy German Concert programme with Graeme Bell Band
Please note these jpg files are quite large, did not want to reduce too much!