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Photograph - State Electricity Commission, Junction Dam Site, Kiewa, Victoria, 12 Jul 1939 Image Reg. No: MM 121238

Summary:
Part of a large photographic collection of glass plate and film negatives, photographic prints and photo albums, relating to the development of the electric power supply industry in Victoria, operated by the State Electricity Commission of Victoria (SECV) from 1919 to 1993 and various predecessor private and municipal power supply enterprises dating back to the late 1880s.
Description:
Monochrome silver gelatin photographic print.
Description Of Content:
Junction dam site on the Kiewa river, taken from the staff quaters through several straight and narrow tree trunks, smoke from a small fire visible in the background, Victoria, July 1939. Bushfire affected trees in foreground.
Acquisition Information:
Transfer from Public Record Office Victoria (PROV)
Discipline: Technology
Dimensions: 66 mm (Height), 105 mm (Width)

More information

Tagged with: bushfires, rivers, dams, landscapes, bushland, electric power generation
Themes this item is part of: Engineering Collection, State Electricity Commission of Victoria (SECV) Collection, Sustainable Futures Collection, Victorian Bushfires Collection
Primary Classification: ENERGY TECHNOLOGY
Secondary Classification: Electric Power - Distribution
Tertiary Classification: images (to be classified)
Inscriptions: Handwritten in black ink on photograph: 'Junction Dam Site from Staff Quaters 12/7/39'

Rubber stamped in blue ink on photograph: '14'
Format: Photograph: Monochrome
Place & Date Depicted: Kiewa Valley, Victoria, Australia, 12 Jul 1939
Creator: State Electricity Commission of Victoria (SECV), Victoria, Australia, 12 Jul 1939

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