1906 Collins and Elizabeth Streets


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A Panoramic photo of the corner of Collins and Elizabeth Streets, taken in 1906. The GPO clock tower is on the left hand side, up Elizabeth Street, and the Town Hall clock tower is on the right hand side, up Collins Street.

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Photograph attributed to Robert Vere Scott.

Notes from the State Library tell us that the image is "Taken from the South West corner of Collins and Elizabeth Street, looking directly at Altson's Corner, the tobacconist's new premises. Includes portions of the Royal Bank and the Equitable Assurance Society's buildings on the adjacent corners. View extends up Collins Street and Elizabeth Streets as far as the Town Hall and Post Office respectively."

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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