Summary

Colour photograph of the Swiss exhibit 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 Swiss exhibit at the Melbourne International Centenary Exhibition held at the Royal Exhibition Buildings, Melbourne, between 23 September and 5 October 1980. The photograph is taken from an elevated vantage point, overlooking the exhibit, and shows the exhibition panels and the clearly visible 'SWITERZERLAND' in bold, red text mounted at one end of the exhibition space, near the reception counter for the Swiss National Tourist Office and Swiss Office for the Development of Trade.

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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