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Book - Wharves To The World: The Development Of Melbourne's World Trade Centre

From the Collection of Mission to Seafarers Victoria 717 Flinders Street Docklands Victoria

Description
A 128-page book of printed matter, photographs, engravings and drawings. The hard cover is white with the title in gold lettering on the front. The dust-cover is also white with black lettering. Along the lower half of the cover, front and back, is a strip of six photos, three coloured and three black and white.
Size
H 21 cm x W 25 cm
Object Registration
1449
Keywords
world trade centre, melbourne, southbank, melbourne, the wurundjeri, yarra yarra tribe, early melbourne, waterfronts, melbourne
Historical information
The book traces the history of the World Trade Centre and the history of the land and the buildings that have occupied this area from the time of the Wurundjeri people to the present day.
When Made
2011
Made By
Melbourne Books
Significance
This book provides a well illustrated history of Melbourne's waterfront as well as a written one.
Inscriptions & Markings
The book is written by Amy Zurrer and documents the history of the World Trade Centre and its surrounds. The Foreword: Asset1 WTC Board of Directors
Last updated
31 Oct 2018 at 4:24PM