Building Albert Hall

Albert Hall under construction, 1927

Designed by Federal Capital Commission architects, J Hunter Kirkpatrick and T Robert Casboulte in 1925, the ‘assembly hall’ for the national capital was built in 1927–28.

This photograph, taken in 1927, shows the not-yet-complete Albert Hall with Kaye Street and the bowling green in the foreground.

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