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Photograph - State Electricity Commission, Staff Quarters Site, Kiewa, Victoria, Nov 1939 Image Reg. No: MM 121255

Monochrome image depicting the State Electricity Commission Staff Quarters Site at Kiewa in November 1939. It is 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:
Burnt bushland in foreground, hills in middle and background with trees still standing, trunk of tree visible on left in foreground, Kiewa, Victoria, 1939
Acquisition Information:
Transfer from Public Record Office Victoria (PROV)
Discipline: Technology
Dimensions: 66 mm (Height), 106 mm (Width)

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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: BUILDING & CONSTRUCTION
Secondary Classification: Residential Buildings
Tertiary Classification: construction sites
Inscriptions: Handwritten in black ink on photograph: 'Staff Quarters Site Nov. 1939'

Rubber stamped in blue ink on photograph: '31'
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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