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Photograph - National Herbarium of Victoria, The Domain, South Yarra, Victoria, Jan 1935 Reg. No: MM 107653
- Construction of the new building for the National Herbarium of Victoria, in the grounds of the Royal Botanic Gardens, Melbourne.
Photograph taken by Rolf Baldwin, son of the third Government Astronomer, Joseph Baldwin. The family lived in Observatory House, adjacent to the Herbarium and Botanic Gardens.
- Monochrome silver gelatin print.
- Description Of Content:
- Construction of the Herbarium building in South Yarra, vertical poles throughout worksite, man in centre middleground, trees in background, South Yarra, Victoria
|Dimensions:||63 mm (Height), 86 mm (Width)|
|Tagged with:||buildings, building construction, construction sites, trees, museums|
|Themes this item is part of:||Melbourne Observatory Collection, Science & Measurement Collection|
|Primary Classification:||PUBLIC INSTITUTIONS|
|Secondary Classification:||Museums & Galleries|
|Tertiary Classification:||buildings & grounds|
|Inscriptions:||Handwritten in black ink on the back of photograph: 'The beginning of / the new Herbarium / About Jan. 1935.
Printed in black ink on back of photograph: 'VELOX(repeated)'
Rubber stamped in blue ink on back of photograph: '8 36'
Rubber stamped in black ink on the back of photograph: 'PRINTED / BY / HARRINGTONS'
|Photographer:||Mr Rolf Baldwin, South Yarra, Victoria, Australia, Jan 1935|
|Place & Date Depicted:||Victoria: National Herbarium, South Yarra, Victoria, Australia, Jan 1935|