Charles Scrivener (1855-1923)(bio)
Before the video this newspaper clipping from The Canberra Times dated 4 June 1954 describes the conditions under which the first survey teams mapping the newly formed Federal Capital Territory had to operate in the very early 1900's. The article quotes Mr. Arthur Percival (1879-1964)(bio) former Commonwealth Surveyor-General whilst addressing the Canberra and District Historical Society.
Video - Borderline of Australia's new capital
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