View of The People's Palace, Brisbane, from Ann Street.

De Gruchy, Graham Francis. View of The People's Palace, Brisbane, from Ann Street..

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Title View of The People's Palace, Brisbane, from Ann Street.
Alternative Title The People's Palace, Brisbane
Abstract/Summary View of tower and brick elevator shaft on corner above entrance with cast iron lace balustrades to verandahs.
Date of construction 1910 - 1911
Date photo taken 1975
Date scanned 2012-11-26
Architect De Gruchy, Graham Francis
Photographer De Gruchy, Graham Francis
Location Brisbane City
Open Access Status Other
Category Commerical buildings
Subcategory Hotels
Office buildings
Period Federation (1890-1915)
Style Federation filigree
Condition Renovated
Structural Systems & Elements Masonry construction
Building Materials Brick
Rendered brick
Cast iron
Architectural Features Verandahs
Cast iron balustrades
Dormer windows
Hipped roofs
Interior Features Pressed metal ceilings
Surrounding Features Roads & streets
Rights Research and private study only. Not to be reproduced without prior written permission. Rights holder: Graham Francis De Gruchy.
References Queensland Government. "People's Palace." Queensland Heritage Register. Updated 22 October 2012.
Additional Notes The People's Palace was intentionally built by the Salvation Army as a temperance Hotel or Coffee Palace, in which no alcohol or gambling were permitted. Brisbane G2013

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Collections: UQ Library - Digitised Materials - open access
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Created: Sat, 19 Jan 2013, 00:14:39 EST by Cathy Bauer on behalf of Research Information Service