Summary

One of a set of lantern slide depicting buildings and residents at the Royal Victorian Institute for the Blind (RVIB, later Vision Australia), located at 557 St Kilda Road, Melbourne.

Description of Content

Exterior, six boys sitting on wooden chairs at two tables. The boys are holding playing cards. Two boys standing in background, one playing a musical instrument (possibly a tuba). Trees and a wooden building in background. Relating to the Royal Victorian Institute for the Blind (RVIB), circa 1900.

Physical Description

Standard format (3¼ x 3¼ inch square) lantern slide, comprising black & white photographic image printed on glass with black paper rectangular mask against image under protective glass cover plate; sealed with black paper binding tape around edge. White paper label adhered to front.

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