Hotel Australia, Melbourne 1939

Creator
Hotel Australia (Melbourne, Vic.)
Call Number
MCL BUS 145
Created/Published
Melbourne : David Lee Bernstein, 1939
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Notes
Some loss of text due to tight binding.
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Contents

HOTEL AUSTRALIA MELBOURNE 1
HOTEL AUSTRALIA MELBOURNE 3
Contents 4
Souvenir 4
[Chapter heading not available] 5
On the Site of the Old Vienna 6
[Chapter heading not available] 8
HOTEL AUSTRALIA, MELBOURNE 9
[Chapter heading not available] 10
HOTEL AUSTRALIA 12
[Chapter heading not available] 13
SERVICE DIRECTORY 13
Where to go in Melbourne 15
[Chapter heading not available] 16
Tours Around Melbourne 17
[Chapter heading not available] 18
RECEPTION, TELEPHONE AND INFORMATION BUREAUX IN THE MAIN LOBBY OF MELBOURNE'S NEW HOTEL AUSTRALIA 19
[Chapter heading not available] 20
AUSTRALIAN NATIONAL TRAVEL ASSOCIATION 20
[Chapter heading not available] 21
VICTORIAN GOVERNMENT TOURIST BUREAU 21
TOPTHE MAIN LOBBY SHOWING STEPS UP TO THE CRUSH LOBBY. ELEVATORS AT LEFT 23
[Chapter heading not available] 24
FIRST MELBOURNE TELEPHONE EXCHANGE 25
Furnishing the Hotel Australia 25
[Chapter heading not available] 26
Recollections of “THE BLOCK” 27
[Chapter heading not available] 28
FAST, MODERN ELEVATORS IN THE AUSTRALIA 31
[Chapter heading not available] 32
[Chapter heading not available] 33
Victoria for Variety AT ANY SEASON OF THE YEAH! 33
AUSTRALIA DINING ROOM-MODELLED ON ITS WORLD-FAMOUS PARAGON 37
[Chapter heading not available] 38
[Chapter heading not available] 39
Interstate Tours 39
UNIQUE VIENNA DININGROOM 43
[Chapter heading not available] 44
[Chapter heading not available] 45
RECOLLECTIONS OF THE BLOCK 45
[Chapter heading not available] 47
Wine for the Occasion 47
SILVER GRILL ITSELF, WITH COKE FIRE AND REFRIGERATED SHOWCASE 49
[Chapter heading not available] 50
Recollections of “THE BLOCK” 51
[Chapter heading not available] 52
MAGNIFICENT VENETIAN COURT – THE AUSTRALIA'S BALLROOM 53
[Chapter heading not available] 54
CHARACTERS OF THE BLOCK – 1888 – by PHIL MAY 55
[Chapter heading not available] 56
PRIVATE DINING ROOMS 57
[Chapter heading not available] 58
RECOLLECTIONS OF THE BLOCK 58
[Chapter heading not available] 59
RECOLLECTIONS OF THE BLOCK 59
[Chapter heading not available] 61
RECOLLECTIONS OF THE BLOCK 61
ON THE MELBOURNE 'BLOCK' – 1899 – by ALF. VINCENT 63
[Chapter heading not available] 64
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RECOLLECTIONS OF THE BLOCK 65
[Chapter heading not available] 67
BLOCK IN THE SEVENTIES 67
Tatler 68
Australia FEATURE THEATRE 69
[Chapter heading not available] 70
BARS 71
[Chapter heading not available] 72
[Chapter heading not available] 73
BLOCK SIXTY YEARS AGO 73
City Concourse 75
[Chapter heading not available] 76
Bedrooms 79
[Chapter heading not available] 80
[Chapter heading not available] 81
RECOLLECTION OF THE BLOCK 81
SECTION OF THE MAIN KITCHEN OF THE HOTEL AUSTRALIA 83
[Chapter heading not available] 84
[Chapter heading not available] 85
RECOLLECTIONS OF THE BLOCK 85
SILENT SERVANTS 85
[Chapter heading not available] 87
HOW AIR CONDITIONING WORKS 87
AUSTRALIA SHOPPING ARCADE 89
[Chapter heading not available] 90
[Chapter heading not available] 91
SHOPS ON THE BLOCK ABOUT 1897 91
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Construction of the new HOTEL AUSTRALIA was carried out by E.A. WATTS – Master Builder with the co-operation of he following SUB-CONTRACTORS 93
[Chapter heading not available] 95
"It Lasted Well!" 95
INDEX TO ADVERTISERS IN THE HOTEL AUSTRALIA SOUVENIR 98

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