A black & white photograph of the construction of Centennial Hall, taken from Gate 4 Nicholson Street on 1 September 1980. Centennial Hall was constructed between August 1979 and September 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.

Physical Description

A black & white silver gelatin print on a page of a photograph album. The image shows Centennial Hall taken from Gate 4 on Nicholson Street in its final stages of construction, with the exterior glass panel cladding being installed by workman on scaffolding. The dome of the Exhibition Building is visible above the Hall. There is a printed caption below the photograph.

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