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Photograph - Construction of Centennial Hall from North East, Exhibition Building, Melbourne, 1979 Reg. No: MM 124280
- Black & white photograph of the construction of Centennial Hall, taken from North East on 17 October 1979. Centennial Hall was constructed between August 1979 and September 1980.
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:
- View across a construction zone to steel work under construction for Centennial Hall. There is a crane in the middle of the photograph and the dome of the Exhibition Building can be seen in the background.
- Acquisition Information:
- Transfer from Trustees of the Royal Exhibition Building (REB), 2000
|Dimensions:||178 mm (Height), 237 mm (Width)|
|Tagged with:||buildings, 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:||centennial hall|
|Inscriptions:||Master Plan Stage 6 - Construction Centennial Hall from North East/ October 17th 1979.|
|Format:||Photograph: Black & White|
|Place & Date Depicted:||Royal Exhibition Building (REB), Melbourne, Victoria, Australia, 1979|