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Sheets 5 and 6 of a set of 10 sheets of photographs of Kiewa.

From the Collection of Kiewa Valley Historical Society Mount Beauty Information Centre 31 Bogong High Plains Rd Mt Beauty Victoria

Description
A foolscap sized sheet of lightweight cardboard with 8 small black and white photographs adhered to sheet 5 and on the reverse side (sheet 6) there are 7 small black and white photographs.
Size
360mm x 210mm
Object Registration
KVHS 1162
Keywords
engineer, kiewa, secv
Historical information
These photographs are a pictorial and historical record of the photographer, Ronal George Thorn, of his days as an engineer with the SECV. He worked in the Kiewa area as a cadet engineer from 1948 to 1950 and then in 1953 to 1956 as an electrical engineer grade 2.
When Made
1948 - 1950's
Significance
The photographs tell the story of one man's involvement in the construction of the Kiewa Hydro Electric scheme during employment with the State Electricity Commission of Victoria.
Inscriptions & Markings
Number 5 is handwritten in ink on a small square of white paper and adhered to the sheet with sticky tape. On the reverse side is the number 6, also handwritten in ink and adhered with sticky tape.
Last updated
4 Sep 2018 at 4:38PM