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Interior view of ceiling, inside main theatre, Capitol Theatre, Swanston Street, Melbourne, Victoria, 1924, [4] [picture] / [Walter Burley Griffin]
Bib ID 3970153
Format PicturePicture, OnlineOnline
Author
Griffin, Walter Burley, 1876-1937
 
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Description [1924] 
1 negative : b&w ; 35 mm. 
Series

Eric Milton Nicholls collection.

Biography/History

The Capitol Theatre opened in 1924 and was the first picture palace to be built in Australia. It was designed by Walter Burley Griffin and Marion Mahony Griffin.

Notes

Title from acquisition documentation.

Part of the collection: Eric Milton Nicholls collection.

Condition: Fair.

Also available online http://nla.gov.au/nla.obj-150429877

Also available as photographs: Interior view of ceiling, inside main theatre, Capitol Theatre, Swanston Street, Melbourne, Victoria, 1924, [1-3], PIC/9929/867 LOC Album 1092/5, PIC/9929/868 LOC Album 1092/5, PIC/9929/3607 LOC Album 1092/30, PIC/9929/881 LOC Album 1092/5.

Source of Acquisition Purchased from Marie and Glynn Nicholls, 2006. 
Subjects Capitol Theatre (Melbourne, Vic.) -- Photographs.  |  Ceilings -- Victoria -- Melbourne -- Photographs.  |  Motion picture theaters -- Victoria -- Melbourne -- Photographs.  |  Theaters -- Victoria -- Melbourne -- Design and construction -- Photographs.  |  Theater architecture -- Victoria -- Melbourne -- Photographs.  |  Art deco (Architecture) -- Victoria -- Melbourne -- Photographs.
Other authors/contributors Griffin, Walter Burley, 1876-1937  |  Griffin, Marion Mahony, 1871-1961
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