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Photograph - Aerial View of the Exhibition Building from North West, Melbourne, 1963 Image Reg. No: MM 124023

Summary:
Black & white aerial photograph of the Exhibition Building from north west, taken in 1963. The photograph shows the Exhibition Building, annexes and parts of the northern and southern 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.
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:
An aerial view of the Exhibition Building showing the Great Hall, eastern and western annexes and car parking to the north and west of the building. At the top and bottom of the photograph parts of the northern and southern gardens can be seen as well as parts of Nicholson and Rathdowne Streets.
Discipline: History
Dimensions: 190 mm (Height), 240 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: Building & Infrastructure
Tertiary Classification: buildings & grounds
Inscriptions: THE ROYAL EXHIBITION BUILDING FROM NORTH-WEST 1963.
Format: Photograph: Black & White
Place & Date Depicted: Royal Exhibition Building (REB), Melbourne, Victoria, Australia, 1963

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