David Collopy: Yesterday once more

Discover how Melbourne’s familiar landmarks have changed over time in David Collopy’s display of old and new photographs of the city.

25 November 201606 March 2017
Location Palmer Hall
Entry 2, La Trobe Street, Melbourne
Accessibility Has wheelchair access

Uncover Melbourne’s past streetscapes in this exploration of how the city’s familiar landmarks have changed over time.

David Collopy restages historical urban images (including Flinders Street station, Camberwell Junction and Fitzroy's famous Johnston Street) from photographers like Mark Strizic, Wolfgang Sievers and Fred Mitchell. 

Images sourced from the Library's collection, Monash University archives and Collopy’s own personal collection have been rephotographed and shown with the original scene for comparison.