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Book - 'Melbourne Centennial Exhibition, The Exhibits in the Queensland Court', Warwick & Sapsford, Brisbane, 1888 Document Reg. No: HT 23675

Catalogue detailing the exhibits in the Queensland Court at the Melbourne Centennial International Exhibition of 1888, published by Warwick & Sapsford.

The Centennial International Exhibition celebrated 100 years of British settlement and surpassed the grand scale of the1880 Melbourne International Exhibition, attracting over two million visitors (approximately 69% of the colony's population at the time).
Bound volume, light blue cloth cover, no exterior inscriptions. Extensive text within.
Discipline: History
Dimensions: 215 mm (Height), 140 mm (Width)

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Tagged with: royal exhibition building, world fairs, exhibitions melbourne international centennial 1888-1889, catalogues
Themes this item is part of: Public Life & Institutions Collection, Royal Exhibition Building Collection
Primary Classification: PUBLIC EVENTS
Secondary Classification: Melbourne Centennial Exhibition 1888
Tertiary Classification: exhibition catalogues
Inscriptions: Printed, title page: Centennial International Exhibition / MELBOURNE, 1888., CATALOGUE / OF THE / EXHIBITS / IN THE / QUEENSLAND COURT... (extensive further text)
Publisher: Warwick & Sapsford, Melbourne, Central, Victoria, Australia, 1888
Place & Date of Event: Royal Exhibition Building (REB), Melbourne, Victoria, Australia, 1 Aug 1888 - 31 Jan 1889
References: Charlotte Lots 688, 691, 695, 697 (international exhibitions):

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