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[Modified design for Melbourne and Sydney Buildings, Canberra] [Technical drawing]
Bib ID 148226
Format MapMap, OnlineOnline [Technical drawing]
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Scale Scale [ca. 1:192] (E 149°08'/S 35°18') 
Description [Canberra : Federal Capital Commission, 1927?] 
2 technical drawings on two sheets ; 28 x 64 cm. 
Notes

"Sir John Sulman ... had prepared an original design for the block ... Cabinet agreed to basic modifications" [by the government], to which Sulman objected. [Source: Canberra 1913-1953/Jim Gibbney. Canberra, AGPS, 1988.]

Architectural drawings (elevations and sections) of the building design for the Sydney and Melbourne Buildings, Canberra, as modified by the Federal Capital Commission from John Sulman's design. Includes elevations as viewed from Northbourne Avenue and City Circuit.

On sheet: "This portion already erected", ie. ca 1927.

Title supplied by cataloguer.

Also available online http://nla.gov.au/nla.obj-230041386

Subjects Melbourne Building (Canberra, A.C.T.)  |  Sydney Building (Canberra, A.C.T.)  |  Canberra (A.C.T.) -- Buildings, structures, etc.
Time Coverage 1927 
Other authors/contributors Sulman, John, Sir, 1849-1934  |  Australia. Federal Capital Commission

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MAP G8984.C3E644 1927?
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