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

Laying cable near brick wall at the Melbourne Electric Supply Co, Richmond, Victoria, 4th April 1912. Cable spools, house and car are shown on left hand side, shadow of photographer can be seen in foreground.

Physical Description

Monochrome silver gelatin photographic print.

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