Abandoned Milk Bar
I first came across this corner milk bar in about 1995, and even back then it was derelict. Cigarette advertising in the window suggests it closed prior to 1990, or was in breach of legislation past that date. In mid 2007 posters advertising the launch of Westpac's Handyline phone banking service appeared in the window - quite strange considering they would have been printed around 1987! There are no obvious signs of anyone living there, at least comfortably... the electricity is…
State Library Victoria The Alan K Jordan collection of photographs
The Library has recently digitized a collection of photographs of homeless people from the 1960s and 1970s.
Photograph - Kodak Australasia Pty Ltd, Shop Entrance, Kodak House, 252 Collins St, Melbourne, circa 1959-1961
Colour photograph of the shop entrance to the Kodak Australasia Pty Ltd retail store, Kodak House, on Collins Street, Melbourne, circa 1959-1961. This group of images is part of the Kodak collection of products, promotional materials, photographs and working life artefacts collected from Kodak Australasia in 2005, when the Melbourne manufacturing plant at Coburg closed down. Kodak manufactured ...
Adam Ford on Twitter
“#Melbourne's Demolished Heritage Buildings: Royal Bank Branch Corner of Collins and Elizabeth Streets, Melbourne c1929 - APA Building in background https://t.co/X2taTYAQM9”
Book B Negative B24 - Myer - City Collection
Black and white negative of the Myer windows and Bourke Street some time in the late 1950s or early 1960s. See Also AM#: 1748940 One of the collection’s outstanding series of photographic images is the ‘photofile collection’ of approximately 1600 medium-format negatives produced in the decade that followed the 1956 Olympic Games. During this period …