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#20958 - Camping at Yaouk

Resource ID
20958
Title/subtitle
Camping at Yaouk
Picture
Camping at Yaouk
Format
Photograph
Identifier
Yaouk
Physical description
Black & white photograph; 11cm x 9cm
Summary
Colonel Owen at Yaouk, Easter 1927, standing in the rain.
Location
Photograph 5130
Availability
Not for loan.
Notes
Yaouk is on the upper reaches of the Murrumbidgee River just over the ACT border, to the west of Sentry Box Hill. Percy Owen was Chief Engineer of the Federal Capital Commission at the time and instrumental in the early development of Canberra.