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Photograph - Commonwealth Heads of Government Meeting, Media Centre, Western Annexe, Royal Exhibition Building, Melbourne, 30 Sep-7 Oct 1981 Reg. No: MM 124599
- Colour photograph of the Media Hall, located in the Media Centre in the Western Annexe, Royal Exhibition Building, during 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 colour photographic print on a page of a photograph album. There is a printed caption below the photograph.
- Description Of Content:
- View of the Media Hall situated in the Media Centre in the Western Annexe, Royal Exhibition Building, during the Commonwealth Heads of Government Meeting held at the Royal Exhibition Building in 1981. The hall is divided into outwards facing bays through the use of red partion wall. In the immediate foreground, a man on a telephone is looking at the photographer, while in the background numerous staff can be seen working in the Hall.
- Acquisition Information:
- Transfer from Trustees of the Royal Exhibition Building (REB), 2000
|Dimensions:||177 mm (Height), 253 mm (Width)|
|Tagged with:||royal exhibition building, interior views, prime ministers, media, official visits, governments, commonwealth heads of government meeting chogm melbourne 1981|
|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:||views interior|
|Original Caption:||C.H.O.G.M. SEPTEMBER 30TH - OCTOBER 7TH 1981|
|Inscriptions:||C.H.O.G.M. SEPTEMBER 30TH - OCTOBER 7TH 1981/ Media Hall - Western Annexe.|
|Place & Date Depicted:||Royal Exhibition Building (REB), Melbourne, Victoria, Australia, 1981|