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Photograph - State Electricity Commission, Junction of Rocky & Pretty Valley, Kiewa, Victoria, 12 Jul 1939 Reg. No: MM 121250
- 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.
- Monochrome silver gelatin photographic print.
- Description Of Content:
- Junction of Rocky Valley and Pretty Valley. Two trees in foreground, valley in background, several huts to the right of valley, Kiewa, Victoria, July 1939. The trees show signs of the impact of bushfire.
- Acquisition Information:
- Transfer from Public Record Office Victoria (PROV)
|Dimensions:||106 mm (Height), 66 mm (Width)|
|Tagged with:||electric power distribution, bushfires, bushland, electric power generation, campsites|
|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 of Rocky Valley & Pretty Valley / 12.7.39'
Rubber stamped in blue ink on photograph: '26'
|Place & Date Depicted:||Kiewa Valley, Victoria, Australia, 12 Jul 1939|
|Creator:||State Electricity Commission of Victoria (SECV), Victoria, Australia, 12 Jul 1939|