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Negative - Echuca District, Victoria, 1930 Image Reg. No: MM 7881

Description Of Content:
A paddle boat on the Murray River. Logs are being loaded onto a barge in in the background.
Acquisition Information:
Copied from Mrs McKenzie, 1990
The Biggest Family Album of Australia, Museum Victoria
Discipline: Technology

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Tagged with: logging, paddle steamers, rivers
Themes this item is part of: Images & Image Making Collection, The Biggest Family Album in Australia Collection
Primary Classification: WATER TRANSPORT
Secondary Classification: Steam Power
Tertiary Classification: paddlesteamers - inland rivers
Organisations Depicted: Murray; River
Format: Negative: Black & White; 35 mm
Place & Date Depicted: Echuca District, Victoria, Australia, 1930


Frank Tucker Posted on 02 May 2010 5:19 PM
PS Adelaide. The barge is an outrigger barge and is delivering logs to the sawmill. My guess is it is the Murray River Sawmill at Echuca and the photo was taken from the Echuca bridge.

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