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Photograph - Plaque Commemorating 100 Years of Administration of the Royal Exhibition Building, Melbourne, 30 Sep 1981 Image Reg. No: MM 124532

Black & white photograph of a plaque commemorating 100 years of administration of the Royal Exhibition Buildings by the Exhibition Trustees, unveiled by Trustees Chairman, Mr Freeman Strickland OBE on 30 September 1981.

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.
Acquisition Information:
Transfer from Trustees of the Royal Exhibition Building (REB), 2000
Discipline: History
Dimensions: 192 mm (Height), 242 mm (Width)

More information

Tagged with: royal exhibition building, commemorations, parliament houses, royal exhibition building trustees, plaques
Themes this item is part of: Images & Image Making Collection, Public Life & Institutions Collection, Royal Exhibition Building Collection
Secondary Classification: Building & Infrastructure
Tertiary Classification: general history
Format: Photograph: Black & White
Place & Date Depicted: Royal Exhibition Building (REB), Melbourne, Victoria, Australia, 1981

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