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coloured photographs

From the Collection of Orbost & District Historical Society Ruskin Street Orbost Victoria

Description
Three panoramic format coloured photographs.
Size
W-289mm H-100mm
Object Registration
3091
Historical information
The first two photographs are of the Marlo Picture Theatre which used to be next to the general store.It was a cream coloured timber building with steps leading to a door. There are large poster type paintings on the outside walls.
In about 1930, the Ozone Picture Theatre was constructed, serving as a hall and venue for entertainment. In 1925 Walter Rice built a general store in Marlo and in 1930 built the "Ozone Picture Theatre".
The third photograph is of the Snowy River Store, a Budget Rite Store. Jack Unmade and his son, Brad ran the store in the 1990s and had a caravan behind the store.
When Made
2000 - 2010
Made By
Hogeman, Trudi (photographer)
Significance
This is a pictorial record of a community building no longer standing.
Last updated
22 Nov 2019 at 3:56PM