1920 Bourke Street Panorama

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A beautiful panorama of Melbourne taken in 1920. Looking almost straight down Bourke Street we see the eastern area of Melbourne, showing major landmarks and infrastructure. 

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Notes from the State Library state that this is a "Rooftop view of Bourke Street, Melbourne, looking to Parliament House and the Treasury building and showing the Exhibition building, State Library of Victoria, Government House, the spires of the Independent and Scots' Churches in Collins Street. There are also views of the Town Hall, Flinders Street Railway Station, the Yarra River and in the distance Government House and parklands.".

This is a digitally retouched reproduction of the original held by the State Library of Victoria. All prints are reproduced without the HOTPRESS watermarks.

Our team of conservators have worked on a high resolution digital image in order to remove blemishes and artifacts such as stains, mould, scratches and damage caused by the handling of the original. We strive to provide authentic representations of the original work that are suitable for enlargements that retain the tones and character of the original.



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