The construction of the AWA Building and Tower 19 October 1938 by Arthur Foster

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The construction of the AWA Building and Tower 19 October 1938. Designed by architects Morrow and Gordon the tower was once the tallest building in Sydney and one of the first to highlight new geometric Art Deco design and modernism.

Amalgamated Wireless Australasia Ltd, York Street, Sydney, 1938, Arthur Ernest Foster, glass negatives, Series 02 chiefly Sydney, ca. 1916-1947, Box 5 No. 4


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