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Photograph - Further Demolition of Northern Section of Eastern Annexe, Exhibition Building, Melbourne, 1971 Image Reg. No: MM 124065

Summary:
Black & white photograph of the demolished northern section of the eastern annexe of the Exhibition Building, 1971. The northern section of the eastern annexe was demolished between August and September 1971.

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:
Demolished northern section of eastern annexe viewed from north west. In the foreground is bricks, rubble and a large rope with the southern section of the eastern annexe in the middle ground.
Discipline: History
Dimensions: 177 mm (Height), 245 mm (Width)

More information

Tagged with: buildings, royal exhibition building, construction works, royal exhibition building trustees, demolition equipment, royal exhibition building history of events 1970-1979
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: eastern annexe
Inscriptions: Master Plan - Stage 3 - Development old eastern annexe site northern/ section August 31st - September 30th 1971./ Further stage of demolition September 28th 1971.
Format: Photograph: Black & White
Place & Date Depicted: Royal Exhibition Building (REB), Melbourne, Victoria, Australia, 1971

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