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Postcard - 'Souvenir of the ANA Exhibition', Exhibition Building, Calvert Engineering Company, Melbourne, 1907 Object Reg. No: SH 961700

Summary:
This is a black & white postcard of the Exhibition Building, showing the southern facade with the lake in the foreground in 1907. The postcard, which is unused, was produced as a souvenir of the Australian Natives Association (ANA) Exhibition by the Calvert Engineering Company.

The Australian Natives Association (ANA) held ten displays at the Exhibition Building between 1905 and 1926.
Description:
A black & white photograph of the Exhibition Building from south east with the lake in the foreground. Flags are flying atop the building and people are walking along the pathway. On the reverse of the card there is space to write a message, an address and to place a stamp. The card is unused.
Acquisition Information:
Donation from Mrs Bet Pollach, 1996
Discipline: History
Dimensions: 87 mm (Height), 137 mm (Width)

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Tagged with: buildings, civic mementoes, exhibitions, exterior views, royal exhibition building, souvenirs, postcards
Themes this item is part of: Royal Exhibition Building Collection, Public Life & Institutions Collection
Primary Classification: ROYAL EXHIBITION BUILDING
Secondary Classification: Revenue
Tertiary Classification: souvenir postcards
Inscriptions: Obverse, text: Souvenir of/ The A.N.A. Exhibition 1907/ from The/ Calvert Eng. Coy./ Melbourne; EXHIBITION BUILDING./ MELBOURNE
Reverse, text: POST CARD
Publisher: Calvert Engineering Company, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia, 1907
Place & Date Depicted: Royal Exhibition Building (REB), Melbourne, Victoria, Australia, 1907

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