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Photograph - National Trust of Australia Plaque, Royal Exhibition Building, Melbourne, circa 1973 Image Reg. No: MM 124003

Summary:
Black & white photograph of a National Trust of Australia (Victoria) plaque, taken circa 1973. The plaque commemorates the building of the Great Hall in 1879-1880.

This is one of 959 photographs (or images) of the Exhibition Building collated by the Exhibition Trustees as a 10 volume pictorial history of the Exhibition Building spanning the years 1880 to 1985. The pictorial history was instigated by the centenary of the Exhibition Building in 1980 and forms part of a larger Royal Exhibition Building collection of documents, photographs, objects and research files.
Description:
A black & white silver gelatin print on a page of a photograph album. There is no caption.
Description Of Content:
A close up view of a two-part plaque on a wall. The top part of the plaque is round and the bottom part is rectangular. Both parts contain text.
Discipline: History
Dimensions: 207 mm (Height), 183 mm (Width)

More information

Tagged with: buildings, royal exhibition building, royal exhibition building trustees
Themes this item is part of: Images & Image Making Collection, Public Life & Institutions Collection, Royal Exhibition Building Collection
Primary Classification: ROYAL EXHIBITION BUILDING
Secondary Classification: Commemorative Ceremonies
Tertiary Classification: exhibition building centenary 1980
Format: Photograph: Black & White
Place & Date Depicted: Royal Exhibition Building (REB), Melbourne, Victoria, Australia, 1973

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