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Photograph - The Melbourne International Centenary Exhibition, Royal Exhibition Buildings, 1980 Reg. No: MM 124417
- Colour photograph of the Federal Republic of Germany's exhibit at the Melbourne International Centenary Exhibition held at the Royal Exhibition Buildings, Melbourne, between 23 September and 5 October 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 colour photographic print on a page of a photograph album. There is a printed caption below the photograph.
- Description Of Content:
- Colour photograph of the Federal Republic of Germany's exhibit at the Melbourne International Centenary Exhibition held at the Royal Exhibition Buildings, Melbourne, between 23 September and 5 October 1980. The photograph is taken from floor level in Centennial Hall and shows a table of Roemer protective helmets in the foreground, with Allans music store's exhibit in the background, comprised of several pianos. Since 1883, Allans have been the Australian importer for the German Roenisch painos.
- Acquisition Information:
- Transfer from Trustees of the Royal Exhibition Building (REB), 2000
|Dimensions:||200 mm (Height), 247 mm (Width)|
|Tagged with:||buildings, centenaries, royal exhibition building, royal exhibition building trustees, royal exhibition building centenary of opening, exhibitions melbourne international centenary 1980|
|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:||Commemorative Ceremonies|
|Tertiary Classification:||exhibition building centenary 1980|
|Inscriptions:||EXHIBITION CENTENARY CELEBRATIONS/ THE MELBOURNE INTERNATIONAL CENTENARY EXHIBITION/ Federal Republic of Germany's Exhibit Centennial Hall.|
|Place & Date Depicted:||Royal Exhibition Building (REB), Melbourne, Victoria, Australia, 1880-1881|