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

The old and new suction well at the Melbourne Electric Supply Co, Richmond, Victoria, June 1910. Powerlines, cleared land, houses and factories can be seen in the background.

Physical Description

Sepia toned black & white silver gelatin photographic print.

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