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Negative - Trades Hall, Carlton, Victoria, 1979 Image Reg. No: MM 056607

Black and white negative depicting a view of the corner of Victoria and Lygon Streets, Carlton, featuring Trades Hall, a Church and some Offices in 1979. This image is one of approximately 85,000 negatives from the Laurie Richards Collection taken by the Melbourne based Laurie Richards Studio between the 1950s -1970s.

Laurie Richards was a professional photographer who began his career as a photo-journalist, in 1953, he opened his own business and set up a photographic studio at his home in Alphington. At its peak, in the late 1960s, the Laurie Richards Studio was one of Melbourne's pre-eminent commercial photographic studios, employing twelve photographers.
Black and white negative.
Description Of Content:
View of the corner of Victoria and Lygon Streets, Carlton, featuring Trades Hall, a Church and some Offices.
Laurie Richards Collection, Museum Victoria
Discipline: Technology

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Tagged with: trade unions, motor cars, churches, street lighting, roads, offices, halls, traffic lights
Themes this item is part of: Laurie Richards Studio, Photographer, Melbourne, Victoria, Laurie Richards Collection, Public Life & Institutions Collection, Transport Collection, Working Life & Trades Collection
Primary Classification: TRADE UNIONS
Secondary Classification: Trades Hall Councils
Tertiary Classification: trades halls
Format: Negative: Black & White
Place & Date Depicted: Carlton, Victoria, Australia, 1979
Photographer: Laurie Richards Studio, Carlton, Victoria, Australia, 1979

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