Summary

Mounted stereograph with images of Carlton Gardens taken from the dome of the Exhibition Building, circa 1927. The image is of the south eastern corner of the gardens. In the forefront is the ornamental lake; St Patrick's, the Roman Catholic Cathedral in East Melbourne, is clearly visible on the horizon.

The stereographic card was published by American photographers Keystone View Company. Printed on the reverse is information about the city of Melbourne; it includes population figures, a list of cultural facilities, and Melbourne's role as the capital of Australia.

Description of Content

South eastern corner of Carlton Gardens. In the forefront is the ornamental lake; St Patrick's, the Roman Catholic Cathedral in East Melbourne, is clearly visible on the horizon.

Physical Description

Black & white stereographic photograph mounted on cardboard backing printed with publisher details and title on the obverse, with information about Melbourne on the reverse.

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