Glass Negative - Building Exterior, General Motors Holdens Ltd, circa 1936 Image Reg. No: MM 047635

Description Of Content:
Exterior view, General Motors Holden's Ltd former head office in City Road, South Melbourne. This building was leased by GMH in 1926 but vacated in 1936 after construction of a new factory and office complex in Lorimer St, Fishermans Bend. International Harvester purchased the City Road property to use as their Australian head office and local assembly facility. It was named Harvester House and incorporated a showroom for motor trucks and agricultural equipment.
Discipline: Technology

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Tagged with: advertising signs, offices, showrooms, motor vehicles, motor trucks
Themes this item is part of: Sustainable Futures Collection, Working Life & Trades Collection
Primary Classification: MANUFACTURING & INDUSTRY
Secondary Classification: Motor Vehicles
Tertiary Classification: assembly works
Format: Glass Negative: Black & White

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