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Postcard - Royal Exhibition Building, Gardens & Views of Melbourne, Nucolorvue, Melbourne, circa 1984 Object Reg. No: SH 960657

Summary:
This is a colour postcard showing six views of Melbourne, including one of the Exhibition Gardens and one of the Exhibition Building, circa 1984. The postcard, which is unused, was made in Australia by Nucolorvue Productions.

Views of Melbourne include the Exhibition Gardens; Royal Botanic Gardens; Exhibition Buildings; Coles Fountain, Parliament Reserve Gardens; Cook's Cottage, Fitzroy Gardens; and Floral Clock, King's Domain.
Description:
A colour postcard showing six colour photographs of Melbourne, with the title written horizontally across the middle of the card. 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:
Transfer from Trustees of the Royal Exhibition Building (REB), 1996
Discipline: History
Dimensions: 102 mm (Height), 142 mm (Width)

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Tagged with: civic mementoes, royal exhibition building, souvenirs, buildings, gardens, postcards, exterior views
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: MELBOURNE the garden city; Exhibition Gardens; Royal Botanic Gardens; Exhibition/ Buildings; Coles Fountain, Parliament/ Reserve Gardens; Cook's Cottage/ Fitzroy Gardens; Floral Clock,/ King's Domain
Reverse, text: NU-COLOR-VUE/ OF/ AUSTRALIA; MELBOURNE/ Victoria/ The City of Melbourne is renowned for/ beautiful parks and gardens, including the/ magnificent Botanic Gardens adjacent to the/ City.; AFFIX/ STAMP/ HERE/ 12 ML040/ NCV 5102; ADDRESS; POSTCODE; COPYRIGHT/ Nucolorvue Productions Pty. Ltd./ Telephone: (03) 560-1788/ Made in Australia.
Publisher: Nucolorvue Productions, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia, circa 1984
Place & Date Depicted: Royal Exhibition Building (REB), Melbourne, Victoria, Australia, circa 1984
Place & Date Depicted: Royal Botanic Gardens Melbourne, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia, circa 1984
Place & Date Depicted: Parliament Reserve Gardens, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia, circa 1984
Place & Date Depicted: Captain Cooks Cottage, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia, circa 1984
Place & Date Depicted: King's Domain, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia, circa 1984

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