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Memento album of a visit to the AWA Radio Electric Works, Sydney, 31 May 1939

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Memento album of a visit to the AWA Radio Electric Works, Sydney, 31 May 1939

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PXE 1223

Record identifier

n5lVMoD9

Memento album of a visit to the AWA Radio Electric Works, Sydney, 31 May 1939

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Memento album of a visit to the AWA Radio Electric Works, Sydney, 31 May 1939

Full title

Memento album of a visit to the AWA Radio Electric Works, Sydney, 31 May 1939

Date

1939

Call Numbers

PXE 1223

Record Identifier

n5lVMoD9
Physical Description

Contents

1 album (10 photographs, 1 booklet) - 32.5 x 25 cm - 6 ribbon-bound pages, interleaved, black and white, gelatin silver

2 ephemera items - 21.5 x 11.5 cm or smaller - 1 newspaper clipping, 1 photomechanical print

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SCOPE AND CONTENTS

Contents

This pictorial material is part of the Sir Ernest Thomas Fisk file, 20 May 1920 - 13 November 1924, relating to the establishment of the first wireless link between Australia and the United Kingdom, at MLMSS 3768.

The album contains:

10 black and white photographic prints
- Factory grounds and garden
- Sir George Barstow (KCB),...

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Memento album of a visit to the AWA Radio Electric Works, Sydney, 31 May 1939

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NOTES

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Pic.Acc. Upgrade Project - Information transferred from Pic.Acc.4824 as part of the eRecords Project 2012-13

CONTEXTUAL INFORMATION

Source

Sir Ernest Fisk
Pic.Acc.4824

Administrative / Biographical history

Sir Ernest Fisk, radio pioneer and businessman was managing director of Amalgamated Wireless (Australasia) Ltd. (AWA), a partnership between the English Marconi company and the Australian government. Fisk was directly involved in negotiations with Marconi's Wireless Telegraph Co. Ltd., London, to establish a direct wireless communication link betwe...

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PXE 1223

Record Identifier

n5lVMoD9

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https://collection.sl.nsw.gov.au/record/n5lVMoD9

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910970

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