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Photograph - Response to Presentation by John Elden, EOCA Dinner for John Elden, Royal Exhibition Building, 19 Jun 1985 Reg. No: MM 124867
- Colour photograph of outgoing Exhibition Trustees Director John Elden giving a response to Graeme Marston's presentation of a gold pocket watch at the EOCA Dinner held for Elden at the Royal Exhibition Building, Melbourne, on the evening of 19 June 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:
- Outgoing Exhibition Trustees Director John Elden standing as he makes a response to Graeme Marston's presentation to him a moment earlier of a gold pocket watch in a red leather case at the at the EOCA Dinner held for Elden in the Royal Exhibition Buildings on the evening of 19 June 1985. The red leather case can be seen on the table in front of Elden, with Graeme Martson sitting at the table to his right.
- Acquisition Information:
- Transfer from Trustees of the Royal Exhibition Building (REB), 2000
|Dimensions:||250 mm (Height), 176 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:||E.O.C.A. DINNER TO JOHN ELDEN - JUNE 19th 1985/ RESPONSE BY JOHN ELDEN.|
|Place & Date Depicted:||Royal Exhibition Building (REB), Melbourne, Victoria, Australia, 19 Jun 1985|
|Person Depicted:||Mr John Elden - Exhibition Building Trustees, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia, 19 Jun 1985|
|Person Depicted:||Mr Graeme Marston, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia, 19 Jun 1985|