Summary

Colour photograph of the United Kingdom exhibit in the Great Hall at the Melbourne International Centenary Exhibition held at the Royal Exhibition Buildings, Melbourne, between 23 September and 5 October 1980.

This is one of 959 photographs (or images) of the Exhibition Building collated by the Exhibition Trustees as a 10 volume pictorial history of the Exhibition Building spanning the years 1880 to 1985. The pictorial history was instigated by the centenary of the Exhibition Building in 1980 and forms part of a larger Royal Exhibition Building collection of documents, photographs, objects and research files.

Description of Content

Colour photograph of the United Kingdom exhibit in the Great Hall at the Melbourne International Centenary Exhibition held at the Royal Exhibition Buildings, Melbourne, between 23 September and 5 October 1980. In the background, the Exhibition Building interior can be seen to be painted white prior to its restoration in the 1990s.

Physical Description

A colour photographic print on a page of a photograph album. There is a printed caption below the photograph.

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