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Photograph - Melbourne Observatory House, South Yarra, Victoria, 1935 Image Reg. No: MM 107635

View of Melbourne Observatory House, the residence of the Victorian Government Astronomer, 1935.

Photograph taken by Rolf Baldwin, son of the third Government Astronomer, Joseph Baldwin.
Monochrome silver gelatin print.
Description Of Content:
Observatory House in background to the right, grass and picket fence in foreground, bushes and trees in middleground, South Yarra, Victoria
Discipline: Technology
Dimensions: 63 mm (Height), 86 mm (Width)

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Tagged with: astronomy, observatories, gardens, houses, fences, trees
Themes this item is part of: Positional Astronomy at Melbourne Observatory, Weights & Measures at Melbourne Observatory, Melbourne Observatory & Standard Time in Victoria, Astrographic Catalogue, Transits of Venus, 1874 & 1882, Buildings at Melbourne Observatory, Star Observations & Personal Equation, Meteorology at Melbourne Observatory, 1863-1908, Melbourne Observatory, 1863-1944, Geodetic Survey of Victoria, 1858-1872, Melbourne Observatory Collection, Science & Measurement Collection
Primary Classification: ASTRONOMY
Secondary Classification: Research
Tertiary Classification: observatories
Inscriptions: Handwritten in black ink on the back of photograph: 'Observatory House '35 / from NE / about 1935'

Rubber stamped in black ink on back of photograph: '6 33'

Printed in black ink on back of photograph: 'VELOX(repeated)'
Format: Photograph: Monochrome
Photographer: Mr Rolf Baldwin, South Yarra, Victoria, Australia, 1935
Place Depicted: Melbourne Observatory, South Yarra, Victoria, Australia, 1935

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