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Glass Negative - Mr J. Symons, Radio Broadcast Experiment, Hawthorn, Victoria, Mar 1942 Image Reg. No: MM 011080

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 Of Content:
Hawthorn - J Symons - radio experiment.
Discipline: Technology

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Tagged with: radio receivers, radio transmitters, radio broadcasting, broadcasting, microphones, radio equipment, studio equipment
Themes this item is part of: Engineering Collection, Information & Communication Collection, State Electricity Commission of Victoria (SECV) Collection
Primary Classification: COMMUNICATIONS
Secondary Classification: Radio Programming & Production
Tertiary Classification: broadcasting studios
People Depicted: Symons, J.
Format: Glass Negative: Black & White
Place & Date Depicted: Hawthorn, Victoria, Australia, 04 Mar 1942


Graeme Bryant Posted on 11 May 2010 1:15 PM
I do not believe this is the SECV. The Radio Communications Section was in Richmond, and to my knowledge there was no J Symons working there. The first radio technician was Mr Ron Morris. I have an audio tape of an interview with him around 1970.

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