Lantern Slide - School Orchestra, Royal Victorian Institute for the Blind, circa 1900 Image Reg. No: MM 95962

Summary:
One of a set of lantern slides from the Royal Victorian Institute for the Blind (RVIB, later Vision Australia), located at 557 St Kilda Road, Melbourne.
Description:
Standard format (3¼ x 3¼ inch square) lantern slide, glass with black paper rectangular mask against image under protective glass cover plate; sealed with black paper binding tape around edge.
Description Of Content:
Exterior, approximately twenty men, women and children seated and standing in three rows in front of building entrance. Most are holding musical instruments.
Discipline: History
Dimensions: 82 mm (Height), 82 mm (Width)

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Tagged with: occupational therapy, music, institutional life, recreation activities, disabilities, disability organisations, visual impairment, lantern slides
Themes this item is part of: Medicine in Society Collection
Primary Classification: MEDICINE & HEALTH
Secondary Classification: Health Organisations
Tertiary Classification: performances
Format: Lantern Slide: Black & White; Standard (3¼ in. x 3¼ in.)
Place & Date Depicted: Royal Victorian Institute for the Blind (RVIB), Prahran, Victoria, Australia, circa 1900s

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