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Photograph - Western Annexe, Exhibition Building, Melbourne, 1963 Image Reg. No: MM 124021

Summary:
Black & white photograph of the western annexe of the Exhibition Building, taken in 1963. The photograph shows the newly constructed annexe with an unplanted garden bed in front of it.

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 a printed caption below the photograph.
Description Of Content:
A view of the new western annexe of the Exhibition Building in 1963. The building takes up most of the photograph with a tree framing the right hand side and an unplanted garden bed in the foreground. Trees and a building can be seen in the background.
Discipline: History
Dimensions: 190 mm (Height), 240 mm (Width)

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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: Building & Infrastructure
Tertiary Classification: buildings & grounds
Inscriptions: New western annexe 1963.
Format: Photograph: Black & White
Place & Date Depicted: Royal Exhibition Building (REB), Melbourne, Victoria, Australia, 1963

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