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Tommy’s Songs, 1917 - 1923

Identifier: clels4

Scope and Contents

Contains a photocopy of war song ‘Jolly Good Luck to the Girl who Loves a Soldier!’ from Ernest Newton, ‘Tommy’s Book of Marching Songs’, (London: Francis, Day and Hunter, 1914), the front cover of which is also photocopied. Also contains photocopies of two editions of The Literary Digest, one of which addresses a song book titled “Tommy’s Songs” (Vol. 55, Dec 1, 1917, p 36). The Second discusses WWI war songs in general (‘The Hard-Boiled Songs of Aviators’, Dec 8, 1923, pp 48-51). There are handwritten annotations that often complete parts of the article that were cut off in the photocopying process.


  • 1917 - 1923

Conditions Governing Access

Access is freely available within the J.C.Beaglehole Room for research and private study. For any use beyond this, please contact the J.C.Beaglehole Room ( in the first instance.


From the Fonds: 100 linear_centimeters (Hutt Valley Independent and Upper Hutt Advertiser (2009.044) has been given a call number (DU401.1 H982) and is located on the Atlas shelving.)

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Repository Details

Part of the J C Beaglehole Room, Victoria University of Wellington Library Repository

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