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Photograph - Aerial View of the Royal Exhibition Building from North East, Melbourne, 1981 Image Reg. No: MM 124084

Black & white aerial photograph of the Royal Exhibition Building from north east, taken in 1981. The photograph shows the Royal Exhibition Building, new eastern and western annexes, the northern car park 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.
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 with the annexes and northern car park at the bottom of the photograph and part of the southern Carlton Gardens at the top of the photograph.
Discipline: History
Dimensions: 193 mm (Height), 247 mm (Width)

More information

Tagged with: gardens, buildings, royal exhibition building, car parks, 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: buildings & grounds
Inscriptions: The Royal Exhibition Building, Melbourne/ From North-east, April 6th 1981
Format: Photograph: Black & White
Place & Date Depicted: Royal Exhibition Building (REB), Melbourne, Victoria, Australia, 1981

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