Colour photograph of a landscape design drawing showing the view west from Nicholson Street, Carlton, towards the eastern nave of the Exhibition Building with the new Centennial Hall visible through the trees, prepared by landscape architectural firm, Carol Frank Mas & Associates. The caption suggests the image was displayed at a press conference for the Centennial Hall and Gardens on 28 July 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.

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A colour photographic print on a page of a photograph album. The image depicts a proposed view of the 'Centennial Gardens' prepared by landscape architectrs, Carol Frank Mas & Associates. The view is looking west from Nicholson Street towards the eastern nave entrance to the Exhibition Buidling, and includes the Centennial Hall and the Grollo Fountain in front of the main entrance to the Hall on the eastern side before Nicholson Street.

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