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Photograph - Northern Wall of the Western Annexe, Exhibition Building, Melbourne, 1962 Image Reg. No: MM 124037

Summary:
Black & white photograph of the northern wall of the western annexe, taken in March 1962. The photograph shows a construction area in front of the northern wall. The southern section of the western annexe was demolished between March and May 1962.

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:
Construction site with small piles of earth and a tradesman's trailer in front of a building.
Discipline: History
Dimensions: 175 mm (Height), 243 mm (Width)

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Tagged with: buildings, building sites, royal exhibition building, building construction, 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: construction
Inscriptions: Master Plan Stage I - Development old western annexe southern/ section March 26th 1962-January 30th 1963./ Northern wall March 1962.
Format: Photograph: Black & White
Place & Date Depicted: Royal Exhibition Building (REB), Melbourne, Victoria, Australia, 1962

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