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 from an elevated vantage point looking across 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. Also visible in the background on the first floor balcony area is the exhibition for the New Parliament House in Canberra, planned for 1988.

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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