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Photograph - State Electricity Commission, Aerial View of Fire in Bushland, Victoria, circa 1930s Image Reg. No: MM 122738

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:
Ariel view of bushfire. Bushland to the left and cleared land to the right, fire and smoke in background, Victoria.
Acquisition Information:
Transfer from Public Record Office Victoria (PROV)
Discipline: Technology
Dimensions: 203 mm (Height), 253 mm (Width)

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Tagged with: bushfires, fires, smoke, bushland
Themes this item is part of: Engineering Collection, State Electricity Commission of Victoria (SECV) Collection, Sustainable Futures Collection, Victorian Bushfires Collection
Primary Classification: SUSTAINABILITY
Secondary Classification: Natural Disasters
Tertiary Classification: bushfires
Inscriptions: Rubber stamped in purple on back of photograph: 'COPYRIGHT / HERALD - SUN / PHOTOGRAPH / SUPPLIED BY / FEATURE SERVICE / THE HERALD & WEEKLY TIMES LTD. / MEBLOURNE AUSTRALIA'

Handwritten in grey pencil on back of photograph: 'P. 143'
Format: Photograph: Monochrome
Place & Date Depicted: Victoria, Australia, circa 1930s
Creator: State Electricity Commission of Victoria (SECV), Victoria, Australia, circa 1930s

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