Source 6b

Grand Volunteer Tournament and Military Fete August 1896 (COPY 1/128 f.84)

7. This posters is from a performance the Victorians might have attended:

  • What type of people do you think might have gone to this performance?
  • How large an event do you think this would have been?
  • Do you think it would have been popular? Why?
  • Look at the uniforms of the people who will be involved. List all the different roles you can see.
  • Which of the three events would you most like to go and see? Why?