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Photograph - The Old Melbourne Herbarium, Victoria, Feb 1935 Image Reg. No: MM 107656

Photograph of the old Melbourne Herbarium, by Rolf Baldwin, the son of the Government Astronomer, Joseph Baldwin, Feb 1935. The photograph was taken just prior to the demolition of the building in preparation for the building of the Shrine of Remembrance.
Monochrome silver gelatin print.
Description Of Content:
Overview of the front of the old Herbarium building just before its demolition, building covered with vines, tree to the right in bakcground, Victoria.
Discipline: Technology
Dimensions: 86 mm (Height), 63 mm (Width)

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Tagged with: buildings, trees, museums, vines
Themes this item is part of: Public Life & Institutions 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 old Herbarium / just before it was / demolished. Jan - / Feb. 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'
Format: Photograph: Monochrome
Photographer: Mr Rolf Baldwin, South Yarra, Victoria, Australia, Feb 1935
Place & Date Depicted: Victoria: National Herbarium, South Yarra, Victoria, Australia, Feb 1935

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