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Photograph - State Electricity Commission, Junction Camp, Kiewa, Victoria, 9 Dec 1939 Image Reg. No: MM 121277

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:
Campsite in foreground containing around 17 canvas huts, hills covered in bushland in backgorund, Kiewa, Victoria, December 1939. The trees show signs of the impact of bushfire.
Acquisition Information:
Transfer from Public Record Office Victoria (PROV)
Discipline: Technology
Dimensions: 61 mm (Height), 85 mm (Width)

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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 Camp 9.12.39'

Rubber stamped in blue ink on photograph: '53'
Format: Photograph: Monochrome
Place & Date Depicted: Kiewa Valley, Victoria, Australia, Dec 1939
Creator: State Electricity Commission of Victoria (SECV), Victoria, Australia, Dec 1939

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