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Botanical Gardens, Perth, Western Australia

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dc.coverage.spatialSt Georges Terrace, Perth, Western Australia
dc.date.accessioned2004-02-25T06:05:04Z
dc.date.accessioned2011-01-05T11:49:39Z
dc.date.available2004-02-25T06:05:04Z
dc.date.available2011-01-05T11:49:39Z
dc.date.created1890s
dc.identifierK3963
dc.identifier.urihttp://hdl.handle.net/1885/140
dc.identifier.urihttp://digitalcollections.anu.edu.au/handle/1885/140
dc.description.abstractView of curved garden beds set amid lawns and paths, with trees and buildings in the distance. The foreground bed is planted with staked chrysanthemums and a border of silver leafed artemisia. Other plantings in the park include trees, evergreen shrubs, palms and bamboo. The Botanical Gardens are located on land set aside as a public park in 1845. In the course of the park's existence it has been known by many names including the Treasury Gardens, Government Gardens, Stirling Gardens and the Supreme Court Gardens.
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dc.format.mediumBlack and white photograph
dc.format.medium13.3cm x 19.4cm
dc.format.mimetypeimage/tiff
dc.language.isoen_AU
dc.relation.ispartofIntercolonial Investment and Land Building Company
dc.relation.ispartofNoel Butlin Archives Centre. ANU Archives Program.
dc.relation.ispartofseries77 photographs of land in Western Australia, c. 1890-1902.
dc.rightsThis image is provided for research purposes only and must not be reproduced without the prior permission of the Archives Program, Australian National University.
dc.subject.otherPhotographs
dc.subject.otherviews
dc.subject.otherbuildings, structures & establishments
dc.subject.otherbotanical gardens
dc.subject.otherparks
dc.subject.othergardens
dc.subject.othergarden paths
dc.subject.othergarden beds
dc.subject.otherlawns
dc.subject.otherchrysanthemums
dc.subject.otherpalm trees
dc.subject.otherbamboos (plants)
dc.subject.othertrees
dc.subject.otherflowerbeds
dc.subject.otherBotanical Gardens
dc.subject.otherTreasury Gardens
dc.subject.otherGovernment Gardens
dc.subject.otherStirling Gardens
dc.subject.otherSupreme Court Gardens
dc.titleBotanical Gardens, Perth, Western Australia
dc.typeImage
local.description.notesInscribed in white on image,l.l.: BOTANICAL GARDENS PERTH
local.description.notesThe Intercolonial Investment and Land Building Company was formed in 1885 to deal in real estate and to operate as banker and financial agents in the Australian colonies. In 1887, it absorbed the Joint Stock Building, Land and Investment Company Limited. The Company became a subsidiary of the Mercantile Mutual Insurance Company Ltd in January 1960.
dc.date.issued2004-02-25T06:05:04Z
local.citation023-48-41
CollectionsIntercolonial Investment, Land & Building Company Limited

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