Gives an overview of the varied work undertaken by surveyors, particularly the staff of the Australian Survey Office. Shows a range of work, from the measurement of dams, tunnels and towers to mapping of coastlines and reefs using the latest technology.
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In ACMI's collection
16mm film; Access Print (Section 1)