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Negative - Pimba, Northern Territory, 1937 Image Reg. No: MM 001242

Description Of Content:
The Pimba Post Office. There is a water tank beside the post office and a telegraph pole.
Acquisition Information:
Copied from John Chrystal, 1985
Acknowledgement:
The Biggest Family Album of Australia, Museum Victoria
Discipline: Technology

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Tagged with: post offices, telegraph infrastructure, telegraph poles, water tanks
Themes this item is part of: Images & Image Making Collection, Information & Communication Collection, The Biggest Family Album in Australia Collection
Primary Classification: COMMUNICATIONS
Secondary Classification: Postal
Organisations Depicted: Pimba Post Office
Format: Negative: Black & White; 35 mm
Place & Date Depicted: Pimba, Northern Territory, Australia, 1937
Creator: Chrystal, 1937

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Stephenk Posted on 21 Feb 2011 9:09 AM
This appears to be the Pimba _Railway Station_ in South Australia (not post office in NT as captioned)
Stephenk Posted on 21 Feb 2011 9:12 AM
PS railway tracks are just out of shot to the left, refer to national archives image:

http://recordsearch.naa.gov.au/scripts/PhotoSearchItemDetail.asp?M=0&B=6849111&SE=1

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