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

Summary:
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.
Description:
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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