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Meeting of tracklayers from east and west, Trans-Australian Railway, Ooldea Region, South Australia, 17 October 1917 [picture]
Bib ID 4366334
Format PicturePicture, OnlineOnline
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Description [Australia] : Trans-Australian Railway, c 1917 
1 photograph : sepia-toned ; 8.9 x 14.1 cm. 
Series

Rose series ; W. 18

Notes

Title devised by cataloguer based on inscription.

Inscription: "The Rose Series W.18. copyright, Meeting of tracklayers from East and West. Oct 17, 1917"--Printed below image; "Trans-Australian Railway, Post Card, Commonwealth Railways"--Printed on verso.

Condition: Silvering.

Also available online http://nla.gov.au/nla.obj-137362600

Source of Acquisition Photograph from the collection of Rita Lilian Scanlan, donated by her nephew John Merritt, 2008. 
Subjects Trans-Australian Railway -- Photographs.  |  Railroad tracklaying machinery -- South Australia -- Ooldea Region -- Photographs.  |  Railroads -- South Australia -- Ooldea Region -- Design and construction -- Photographs.  |  Ooldea Region (S.A.) -- Photographs,
Other authors/contributors Rose Postcards (Firm)  |  Commonwealth Railways (Australia)

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