Snowy Mountains Scheme T-2 tunnel work, 1957, Dept. of Overseas Trade, Melbourne / Wolfgang Sievers
Sievers, Wolfgang, 1913- (P1506/30); Also available in an electronic version via the Internet at: nla.gov.au/nla.pic-an13097054-9. Persistent URL nla.gov.au/nla.pic-an13097054-9
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Black-and-white photograph men in protective clothing creating concrete formwork in the Tumut Pond Dam tunnel. Snowy Mountains Hydro-Electric Scheme, New South Wales, 1964. Collection: National Archives of Australia