Series S4909 - PHOTOGRAPHS

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Reference code

AU WA S4909

Title

PHOTOGRAPHS

Date(s)

  • 1937-1958 (Accumulation)

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Format

Photographic prints

Status

Draft

Context area

Name of creator

AU WA A76 - FORESTS DEPARTMENT (1919-01-01 - 1985-03-22)

Administrative history

The function of the Department was to manage:


  • forest areas that contribute to water supply areas;


  • timber production;


  • other forest produce;


  • recreation and tourism;


  • flora and fauna;


  • research;


  • forest areas where mining operations have occurred.

The Department was abolished in 1985 and the Department of Conservation and Land Management (CALM) was formed to take over this organisation's functions.

Archival history

Originally acquired by the State Library of Western Australia in 1988 and described in Accession BA 866 . In 2018 these records were transferred to the State Records Office under the State Records (Consequential Provisions) Act 2000.

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Accruals

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Open access with preservation restriction

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Physical characteristics and technical requirements

Originals not for public use, some digital copies available via the SLWA website

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