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Photograph - Stokes Australia Ltd Exhibit, The Melbourne International Centenary Exhibition, Royal Exhibition Buildings, 1980 Image Reg. No: MM 124463

Summary:
Colour photograph of the Hon Angus Ogilvy visiting the exhibit of Stokes Australia Ltd at the Melbourne International Centenary Exhibition held at the Royal Exhibition Buildings, Melbourne, between 23 September and 5 October 1980. He is accompanied by Mr Peter Riddell of Riddell Exhibition Promotions and the Chairman of Stokes, Mr WR Stokes.

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 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 Hon Angus Ogilvy visiting the exhibit of Stokes Australia Ltd at the Melbourne International Centenary Exhibition held at the Royal Exhibition Buildings, Melbourne, between 23 September and 5 October 1980. He is accompanied by Mr Peter Riddell of Riddell Exhibition Promotions, the Chairman of Stokes, Mr WR Stokes, and a representive of Stokes Australia Ltd wearing a white lab coat.
Acquisition Information:
Transfer from Trustees of the Royal Exhibition Building (REB), 2000
Discipline: History
Dimensions: 172 mm (Height), 126 mm (Width)

More information

Tagged with: centenaries, royal exhibition building, medal presentations, royal exhibition building trustees, royal exhibition building centenary of opening, exhibitions melbourne international centenary exhibition 1980, exhibitions melbourne international centenary 1980
Themes this item is part of: Thomas Stokes, Token & Medal Maker (1831-1910), Stokes & Son, Medal Makers, Melbourne, Victoria & Sydney, New South Wales, 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: CENTENARY DAY OCTOBER 1st, 1980/ THE MELBOURNE INTERNATIONAL CENTENARY EXHIBITION/ Left: Hon. Angus Ogilvy visits Stokes Australia Ltd. Exhibit - Western/ Annexe. Left to right: Mr. P. Riddell, Mr. W.R. Stokes, Chairman Stokes./ Right: Hon. Angus Ogilvy is presented with Exhibition's Gold/ Commemorative Medallion Manufactured during his visit.
Format: Photograph: Colour
Place & Date Depicted: Royal Exhibition Building (REB), Melbourne, Victoria, Australia, 1980
Person Depicted: William Stokes - Stokes Australia Ltd., Melbourne, Victoria, Australia, 1 Oct 1980
Person Depicted: Mr Peter Riddell, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia, 1 Oct 1980
Organisation Depicted: Stokes (Australasia) Pty. Ltd., Melbourne, Victoria, Australia, 1 Oct 1980

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