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Digital Photograph - View of Collins Street, West of Elizabeth Street, Melbourne, Victoria, 1960 Image Reg. No: MM 110251

Description:
Digital copy of a 35 mm colour slide lent by the contributor.
Description Of Content:
View of Collins Street, looking east from a position to the west of Elizabeth and Queen Streets, near Market Street, Melbourne. The scene shows traffic, pedestrians, the Commercial Bank of Australia, an FJ Holden sedan, and a W-class tram in the background, 1960.

This photograph was taken as a snapshot in 1960, when the photographer came down from Brisbane to visit Melbourne by car and stayed at the Oriental Hotel for holiday.
Acquisition Information:
Copied, 2006
Discipline: History
Dimensions: 40 mm (Height), 35 mm (Width)

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Tagged with: motor cars, flags, streetscapes, electric trams, w class trams, pedestrians, office buildings, deciduous trees, richmond
Themes this item is part of: Images & Image Making Collection, Melbourne's Biggest Family Album Collection
Primary Classification: ENVIRONMENTS
Secondary Classification: Metropolitan - Melbourne
Tertiary Classification: streetscapes
Inscriptions: MELBOURNE COLLINS ST (69) Kodachrome transparency
People Depicted: Unknown
Format: Digital Still Image: Colour; Tiff
Place & Date Depicted: Melbourne, Victoria, Australia, 1960

Place & Date Depicted: West of Elizabeth Street. The photorapher was 30 years old when she took this photograph while visiting Melbourne.
Photographer: Ms Judith Doig, Brisbane, Queensland, Australia, 1960
Organisation Depicted: Commercial Bank of Australia, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia, 1960

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