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Photograph - Dining, At Home to Ken Christian & John Elden, Royal Exhibition Building, 18 May 1985 Reg. No: MM 124833
- Colour photograph of Betty Elden with her daughter Vicki Wood (née Elden) and John Wood, seated for dinner in the Great Hall at the 'At Home' celebration for Ken Christian and John Elden held at the Royal Exhibition Building, Melbourne, on the evening of 18 May 1985.
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:
- Betty Elden and daughter Vicki Wood (née Elden) seated at a table with Vicki's husband, John Wood, in between the two, in the Great Hall of the Royal Exhibition Buildings on the occasion of the 'At Home' to Ken Christian and John Elden held on the evening of 18 May 1985.
- Acquisition Information:
- Transfer from Trustees of the Royal Exhibition Building (REB), 2000
|Dimensions:||202 mm (Height), 253 mm (Width)|
|Tagged with:||social functions, royal exhibition building, dinners, functions, royal exhibition building trustees, royal exhibition building history of events 1980-1989|
|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:||Social Functions|
|Inscriptions:||AT HOME TO KEN CHRISTIAN AND JOHN ELDEN MAY 18TH 1985/ - L. to R. BETTY ELDEN, JOHN WOOD, VICKI WOOD (NEE ELDEN)|
|Place & Date Depicted:||Royal Exhibition Building (REB), Melbourne, Victoria, Australia, 18 May 1985|
|Person Depicted:||Mrs Betty Elden, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia, 18 May 1985|
|Person Depicted:||Mr John Wood, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia, 18 May 1985|
|Person Depicted:||Mrs Vicki Wood, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia, 18 May 1985|