Historical information

The Albert Street end of the Ballarat School of Mines Campus included the Gauge Tower [designed by Henry R. Caselli] and the Mining Laboratory. The buildings shown along Albert Street have been demolished to make way for the M.B. John Building and the Flecknoe Building.

Physical description

Black and white photograph mounted onto green card. Shows the Ballarat School of Mines from Albert Street. The Henry Caselli designed Gauge tower is located on the left hand side of the photo, and Albert Street is an unmade dirt road.

Inscriptions & markings

Written onto bottom of photo 'Back View School of Mines Ballarat. Mines Dept.