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Photographs (12), black and white, scenes at the Snowy Mountains Hydro-electric Scheme, Karl Rieck, Australia, 1951-1953

Made in Australia, Oceania, 1951-1953.
Photos (12), black and white, scenes at the Snowy Mountains Hydro-electric Scheme, paper, Karl Rieck, Australia, 1951-1953
Twelve black and white photographs relating to Karl Rieck's arrival in Australia and his work on the Snowy Mountains Hydro-electric Scheme.
(-1) Horizontal format photograph, depicts three men in front of the vessel "Skaubryn" at a Melbourne dock in 1951. The man in the foreground on the right is wearing the guild costume of a German carpenter.
(-2) Small vertical format, depicts Karl Rieck standing on steps of single men's barracks at Island Bend in 1951.
(-3) Small vertical format, depicts Karl Rieck standing on the verandah of single men's barracks at Island Bend in 1951.
(-4) Small horizontal format, depicts group of eleven men on verandah of single men's barracks at Island Bend in 1951. Karl Rieck is second from right at the back.
(-5) Small horizontal format, depicts gang of men digging foundations for barracks at Island Bend in 1952.
(-6) Horizontal format, depicts a group of men playing musical instruments, drinking and singing in single men's barracks at Island Bend in 1952. Karl Rieck is second from left pouring a drink. His friend Karl Pahl, also from Germany, is second from right at the back.
(-7) Small vertical format, depicts Karl Rieck in his room in single men's barracks at Island Bend.
(-8) Horizontal format, depicts men lining up at paymaster's Land Rover for pay at Island Bend in 1952. Kark Rieck is on the far right.
(-9) Small vertical format, depicts Karl Rieck with a dead snake at Island Bend in 1951-52.
(-10) Small horizontal format, depicts group of men in front of two Dodge trucks on a muddy mountain road near Happy Jacks in 1952. Karl Rieck is second from right.
(-11) Small vertical format, depicts Karl Rieck on ascending a hill on skis near Mount Kosciuszko.
(-12) Small square format, depicts four men in front of the post office at Perisher camp.
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