Sydney Opera House: Building an Icon | The B1M

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45 years after its completion, we look back at the fascinating construction story behind one of the world's most iconic buildings. For more by The B1M subscribe now:

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Images and footage courtesy of National Archives of Australia, Sydney Morning Herald, State Library of NSW, Australian Photographic Agency, Jørn Utzon, Arup, State Archives and Records Authority of NSW, Christian Mehlfuhrer, Phillip Capper,, State Archive of NSW, Greg O'Beirne, Australian Air Photos, Robert Baudin, Max Dupain Associates, Australian Broadcasting Company Archives, Sydney Opera House, Walter Schaerer, Leo Davis, Daniel Boud, Adam J.W.C. and Hpeterswald.

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