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John Masefield laying the foundation stone of the Commonwealth National Library, Kings Avenue, Canberra, 1934 / L. J. Dwyer
Bib ID 7336957
Format PicturePicture [still image, sheet]
Author
Dwyer, L. J., 1892-1962, photographer
 
Description 1934 
1 photograph : black and white ; 21.6 x 16.8 cm 
Notes

Title devised by cataloguer.

Inscriptions: "C/wealth National Library 1934 Foundation Stone"--in pencil on reverse; "A"--circled in pen on reverse; "Les. Dwyer, Canberra Studios, Manuka"--stamped on reverse.

National Library of Australia's copy has label on housing "Collingridge Collection."ANL

Subjects Masefield, John, 1878-1967 -- Portraits.  |  Commonwealth National Library (Australia) -- Photographs.  |  Commonwealth National Library (Australia) -- History.  |  Cornerstone laying -- Australian Capital Territory -- Canberra -- Photographs.

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