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Photograph - State Electricity Commission, Proposed Commissioner's Accommodation Site, Kiewa, Victoria, Nov 1939 Image Reg. No: MM 121253

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:
Proposed Commissioners' accommodation site. Bushland on a slight incline away from camera, several tress both standing and cut down, Kiewa, Victoria, November 1939. The trees show signs of the impact of bushfire.
Acquisition Information:
Transfer from Public Record Office Victoria (PROV)
Discipline: Technology
Dimensions: 66 mm (Height), 106 mm (Width)

More information

Tagged with: bushfires, bushland, electric power stations, 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: 'Proposed Commissioner's Accomodation Site Nov 1939'

Rubber stamped in blue ink on photograph: '29'
Format: Photograph: Monochrome
Place & Date Depicted: Kiewa Valley, Victoria, Australia, Nov 1939
Creator: State Electricity Commission of Victoria (SECV), Victoria, Australia, Nov 1939

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