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Photograph - Eastern Annexe from Nicholson Street, Exhibition Building, Melbourne, 1928 Image Reg. No: MM 124073

Black & white photograph of the eastern annexe of the Exhibition Building looking north west from Nicholson Street, 1928. 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.
A black & white silver gelatin print on a page of a photograph album. There is a printed caption below the photograph.
Description Of Content:
Eastern annexe of Exhibition Building with residency in front. In the foreground is Nicholson Street with trees on either side.
Discipline: History
Dimensions: 189 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
Secondary Classification: Building & Infrastructure
Tertiary Classification: eastern annexe
Inscriptions: Nicholson Street frontage eastern annexe 1928./ Palais Royale at left, East Central Entrance, "The Residency" with garage/ at front; rear War Museum Office.
Format: Photograph: Black & White
Place & Date Depicted: Royal Exhibition Building (REB), Melbourne, Victoria, Australia, 1928

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