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Four calling birds

Title: Kalbar telephone exchange, 1954

 

Creator: Unidentified

 

Location: Kalbar, Queensland

 

Description: Telephonists Dorothy Watter and Noreen Ryan are operating a new central exchange system at Kalbar under the guidance of travelling supervisor Miss A. Boden. Also pictured is David Stibbe. His duty was to sleep on the premises and handle the calls between 10:30pm and 7am. (Information taken from: Pfeffer, C. K., The Fassifern Story, 1991)

 

Source: From the Scenic Rim Regional Council

 

View this image at the State Library of Queensland: hdl.handle.net/10462/QBSC/deriv/210

Information about State Library of Queensland’s collection: www.slq.qld.gov.au/resources/picture-queensland

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