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Report - Commission for Victoria, Colonial & Indian Exhibition, London, 1885-1886 Reg. No: HT 17182
- Hard cover report of the Colonial and Indian Exhibition, 1885-1886, London. Published by the Royal Commission for Victoria and printed by Robert S. Brain, Government Printer, Melbourne, 1887.
Front inside cover features a bookplate presenting the report to T.R. Wilson Esquire, Under Secretary, by the Royal Commission of Victoria. Hand-signed by the President Joseph Bosisto and Secretary Jas Thomson.
- Bound book with 103 double-sided pages. Features a printed blue, pink and red marble-patterned card cover with maroon leather trim on the spine and at the corners. Spine features gold lettering. Book contains black printed text, images, plans and sketches with several fold-out pages.
- Acquisition Information:
- Transfer from Trustees of the Royal Exhibition Building (REB), 1996
|Dimensions:||326 mm (Height), 212 mm (Width)|
|Tagged with:||exhibitions, public institutions, exhibitions london international colonial indian 1885-1886, world fairs|
|Themes this item is part of:||Cultural Diversity Collection, Public Life & Institutions Collection, Royal Exhibition Building Collection|
|Primary Classification:||ROYAL EXHIBITION BUILDING|
|Secondary Classification:||Exhibition Venues - International|
|Tertiary Classification:||reference materials|
|Inscriptions:||Printed text on title page in black ink reads: '1887. / VICTORIA. / COLONIAL AND INDIAN EXHIBITION, / 1885-86. / REPORT / OF / THE ROYAL COMMISSION FOR VICTORIA / AT THE / COLONIAL AND INDIAN EXHIBITION, 1885-86. / PRESENTED TO BOTH HOUSES OF PARLIAMENT BY HIS EXCELLENCY'S COMMAND. / By Authority: / ROBT. S. BRAIN, GOVERNMENT PRINTER, MELBOURNE. / No. 88, - [3s.]'.
Extensive text follows.
|Publisher:||Commission for Victoria, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia, 1887|
|Printer:||Robert S. Brain, Government Printer, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia, 1887|