Public Record Office Victoria > Collections

This collection of Melbourne photographs comprises of records produced by the Melbourne and Metropolitan Board of works (M.M.B.W.) as well as a selection of images produced by the Melbourne Harbour Trust Commission.

This collection consists of plans, maps and photographs that document the history and development of Melbourne’s water supply systems that include sewerage, parks and gardens.

The following record series numbers related to this collection are held in the Public Record Office Victoria collection:

VPRS 8609 [Historical Records Collection]
VPRS 8662 [Photographic Images]
VPRS 8600 [Survey Field Books]
VPRS 8357 [Photographic Collection]
VPRS 8355 [Photograph Album: Views of the Canal at Fisherman’s Bend]
VPRS 8168 [Historic Plan Collection]