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Original National Library building on Kings Avenue, Canberra, approximately 1940 / Frank H. Boland
Bib ID 7342396
Format PicturePicture [still image, sheet]
Author
Boland, Frank H., -1955, photographer
 
Description approximately 1940 
Sydney : Valentine Publishing Co. ; between 1940 and 1945 
1 photograph : black and white ; 6.8 x 10.6 cm 
Series

Canberra, Federal Capital Territory, 1940-1945.

Notes

Title devised by cataloguer.

Part of the collection: Canberra, Federal Capital Territory, 1940-1945.

Inscriptions: "No. 3 The National Library of Australia"--Printed on photograph.

Condition: Yellowing.

The original National Library building was on Kings Avenue in Canberra, on the site of the Edmund Barton Building. In 1968 it was demolished and the new National Library built on the current site within the Parliamentary Triangle.

Subjects National Library of Australia -- Buildings -- Photographs.  |  Canberra (A.C.T.) -- Buildings, structures, etc. -- Photographs.

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