Historical information

Shows a view looking south from the Town Hall in Swanston Street at Collins Street with a W class, along with many pedestrians, motor cars and passengers boarding or alighting from the tram. In the background is a building advertising "Table Talk" magazine. There is possibly a cable tram signal on the left hand side of the photos by a shop awning. Photo taken after the 1926 conversion of Swanston Street from cable tram to electric trams.
6423.1 - shows the full size image obtained from an internet - shows tram W 428

Significance

Yields information about Swanston Street after the conversion from cable to electric trams.

Physical description

Black and white photograph - one of a series of photo cards from item 6424.

Inscriptions & markings

has "L" in ink on rear.