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Catalogue - International Jubilee Motor Show, Exhibition Building, Melbourne, 13-22 Jun 1935 Object Reg. No: HT 8185

Summary:
Official catalogue for the 1935 International Jubilee Motor Show, held at the Exhibition Buildings, Carlton Gardens, between 13-22 June 1935.

Large exhibitors included Austin, Buick, British-Empire Chevrolet, Hillman and Humber, Hupmobile, Oldsmobile, Reo Royale, Renault, Citroen, Singer, Triumph and English Vauxhall. There was also a section for commercial vehicles, including caravans and Thornycroft trucks; motor cycles, accessories, and tyres.
Description:
Catalogue: International Jubilee Motor Show, 1935. A 62 page booklet with a coloured cover showing a large car with a well-dressed couple in front of an outline of the Exhibition Building.
The back page of the catalogue is missing, and the last 3 pages are torn. There are hand-written sums on the last two pages, with the name 'Thelma McGuigan'.
Discipline: History
Dimensions: 21.70 cm (Height), 14.60 cm (Width)

More information

Tagged with: exhibitions, motor cars, royal exhibition building, motor vehicles, motor shows, royal exhibition building history of events 1900-1949, exhibition venues
Themes this item is part of: Public Life & Institutions Collection, Royal Exhibition Building Collection, Transport Collection
Primary Classification: ROYAL EXHIBITION BUILDING
Secondary Classification: Exhibitions & Trade Shows
Tertiary Classification: catalogues
Inscriptions: Text, front cover: OFFICIAL CATALOGUE/ Price/ 6d./ INTERNATIONAL/ JUBILEE/ MOTOR/ SHOW/ 1935/ EXHIBITION BUILDING MELBOURNE/ JUNE 13TH to 22ND.
Place & Date Depicted: Royal Exhibition Building (REB), Melbourne, Victoria, Australia, 1935

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