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Photograph - Commonwealth Heads of Government Meeting, Arrival of Delegates, Centennial Hall, Royal Exhibition Building, Melbourne, 30 Sep-7 Oct 1981 Reg. No: MM 124554
- Black & white photograph showing the arrival of delegates to the main entrance of Centennial Hall, Royal Exhibition Building, for the Commonwealth Heads of Government Meeting held between 30 September and 7 October 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. There is a printed caption below the photograph.
- Description Of Content:
- Arrival of delegates at Centennial Hall, Royal Exhibition Buildings, for the Commonwealth Heads of Government Meeting in 1981. Two Victoria Police motorcyclists are talking with a standing police officer on the driveway out the front of the Hall, while a crowd of media gathers at the main entrance.
- Acquisition Information:
- Transfer from Trustees of the Royal Exhibition Building (REB), 2000
|Dimensions:||153 mm (Height), 205 mm (Width)|
|Tagged with:||royal exhibition building, police, official visits, commonwealth heads of government meeting chogm melbourne 1981, buildings|
|Themes this item is part of:||Images & Image Making Collection, Public Life & Institutions Collection, Royal Exhibition Building Collection|
|Primary Classification:||PUBLIC EVENTS|
|Secondary Classification:||Royal Visits|
|Tertiary Classification:||official visits|
|Original Caption:||C.H.O.G.M. SEPTEMBER 30TH - OCTOBER 7TH 1981/ Arrival of delegates at Centennial Hall - main meeting room.|
|Inscriptions:||C.H.O.G.M. SEPTEMBER 30TH - OCTOBER 7TH 1981/ Arrival of delegates at Centennial Hall - main meeting room.|
|Format:||Photograph: Black & White|
|Place & Date Depicted:||Royal Exhibition Building (REB), Melbourne, Victoria, Australia, 1981|