AU WA S3009
ORD RIVER PROJECT - EXPERIMENTAL AREA - PHOTOGRAPHS
- 1942-07-14 - 1945-08-07 (Creation)
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AU WA A7 - PUBLIC WORKS DEPARTMENT (1901-01-01 - 1985-01-01)
Formerly the Department of Works & Buildings, the Public Works Department expanded greatly from the beginning of the century, becoming responsible for the construction of the Goldfields Water Supply and Fremantle harbour. The Public Works Department changed its name to the Building Management Authority on 1 January 1985.
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Public Works Department volume containing photographic prints documenting the Ord River Project and the growth of experimental crops in the area. The photographs are captioned with detailed descriptions.
This volume relates to Public Works Department file 537/1942 (Accession 1109) - "Irrigation, Ord River, Progress Reports, Irrigation Trial Plots".
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