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Adelaider Liedertafel
Title : Adelaider Liedertafel Adelaider Liedertafel
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Creator : Fruhling Studio, photographer
Date of creation : 1904
Format : Photograph
Dimensions : 210 x 153 mm
Contributor : State Library catalogue
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Portraits of Adelaide Liedertafel members in 1904. To see the individual portraits from this composite do a number search on B 36689/1 to B 36689/35.

The Adelaide Liedertafel (a male choir) was founded in 1858 with Carl Linger, later the composer of the Song of Australia, as conductor. It is still in existence today as the Adelaider Liedertafel 1858 and claims to be the oldest continuing choir in Australia.

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Coverage year : 1904
Further reading :

Harmstorf, Ian, ed. The German experience of Australia 1833-1938, [Bedford Park, SA]: The Australian Association of von Humboldt Fellows, The Flinders University of South Australia, 1988

Praite, J. German place names in Sth. Aust., [Adelaide: J & R Praite], 1989

Reynolds, GT. German placenames in Australia changed during the Great War 1914-1918, Batemans Bay, NSW: Possum Printing, c1991

State Library of South Australia. Germans in South Australia, [Adelaide]: State Library of South Australia, 1995

Van Abbe, Derek. The Germans in South Australia: the story of the German communities in South Australia

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