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Photograph - Aerial View of the Royal Exhibition Building from North, Melbourne, 1981 Image Reg. No: MM 124014

Black & white aerial photograph of the Royal Exhibition Building from the north, taken 6 April 1981. The photograph shows the Royal Exhibition Building, eastern and western annexes, car parking and northern and southern sections of the Carlton Gardens.

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.
A black & white silver gelatin print on a page of a photograph album. There is a printed caption below the photograph.
Description Of Content:
An aerial view of the Royal Exhibition Building taken from the north. The building is in the centre of the photograph with the northern section of the Carlton Gardens at the bottom, Rathdowne Street to the right and Nicholson Street to the left.
Discipline: History
Dimensions: 190 mm (Height), 240 mm (Width)

More information

Tagged with: buildings, royal exhibition building, royal exhibition building trustees, people 1888
Themes this item is part of: Images & Image Making Collection, Public Life & Institutions Collection, Royal Exhibition Building Collection
Secondary Classification: Building & Infrastructure
Tertiary Classification: buildings & grounds
Inscriptions: The Royal Exhibition Building/ From North, April 6th 1981
Format: Photograph: Black & White
Place & Date Depicted: Royal Exhibition Building (REB), Melbourne, Victoria, Australia, 1981

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