Historical information

These six photographs were most likely taken in 1988 in Lithographic Squadron at the Army Survey Regiment, Fortuna, Bendigo. In these photos the technician preparing printing plates for offset printing. The Printing Technician in photos .1P to .4P is placing a map negative on top of the printing plate in a vacuum frame before light exposure. In photos .5P to .6P the technician is inserting the printing plate in the processor.

Physical description

This is a set of six photographs of lithographic technicians preparing printing plates at the Army Survey Regiment, Bendigo in 1988.
The photographs were on 35mm negative film and were scanned at 96 dpi. They are part of the Army Survey Regiment’s Collection.

Inscriptions & markings

The photos are not annotated.