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Letter - Peter Lees to Melbourne Radio, Thank You, 7 Mar 2000 Object Reg. No: HT 5603

Summary:
Handwritten letter with photograph which begins 'To all the gang at Melbourne Radio, thank you for a great service...' it is dated 7 March 2000.

This letter was collected from the Melbourne Coastal Radio Station after it was closed in July 2002. In addition to communications equipment and documentation, items in general office use were collected in order to represent as far as possible the working environment at the time of closure.
Description:
A4 paper. Handwritten in black ink on lines ruled by hand in pencil. A colour photograph of Peter Lee's vessel "Leearcki" is pasted across the width of the centre of the page.
Acquisition Information:
Donation from Telstra - Australian Maritime Communication Service (Australian MCS) Melbourne Maritime Communication Service (Melbourne MCS), 2002
Discipline: Technology
Dimensions: 211 mm (Width), 296 mm (Length)

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Tagged with: communications, wireless, radio stations
Themes this item is part of: Information & Communication Collection, Melbourne Coastal Radio Station, Australian Coastal Radio Service, 1912-2002, Melbourne Coastal Radio, Reminiscences of an OTC Technician, 1969-1992, Australian Coastal Radio Service, 1912-2012
Primary Classification: COMMUNICATIONS
Secondary Classification: Radio
Tertiary Classification: correspondence
Inscriptions: Handwritten on front: 'To all the Gang at Melbourne Radio, thank you for a great service which I have always found very friendly, courteous and patient...' / '"Leearcki" - a fibreglass Roberts 30' was launched in'95 and built from scratch (even the mould), by myself and wife Irene...'
Recipient: Telstra - Australian Maritime Communication Service (Australian MCS) Melbourne Maritime Communication Service (Melbourne MCS), Cape Schanck, Mornington Peninsula, Victoria, Australia, 7 Mar 2000
References: Melbourne MCS (Melbourne Maritime Coastal Service) accessed 13 March 2012 http://coastradio.info/vim.html

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