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Past events organised by AMMPT Western Region

IN FOCUS PRESENTATION – ‘inFocus’ Presentation – IN FOCUS PRESENTATION –  John Paskulich will present – Australian Telephones 1877 – 2017. A PowerPoint and equipment demonstration. Venue is: Fred Bell Hall, Fred Bell Parade, St. James at 7.30pm, Wednesday 15th August. Refreshments and nibbles will precede the presentation. Inquiries to Keith Rutherford 9446 1627. IN FOCUS PRESENTATION – Richard Rennie – RSL Hall, in Fred Bell Parade, St. James – Wednesday August 17th – 7.30pm. “The Science and Technology of Darksuckers…

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National Science Week 2017

National Science Week 2017 Wireless Hill Museum Date: Sunday 20 August 2017 Time: 10.00am – 4.00pm There were a number of displays on show which tracked various technology over the ages. These were spread between two of the main buildings at Wireless Hill. The main room contained a telecommunications exhibit, whilst the smaller cottage housed the VHF Group, Vintage Wireless and Gramophone Society, WA Hearing Centre, and the Australian Museum of Motion Picture and Television…

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Archival information

Thank you to WATVHistory  and Ken McKay for the following information. Whilst working at TVW in 1972 I had the opportunity to chat with the late Ken Alexander about some 16mm footage he was editing. It involved the Ambassadors Theatre, which was about to close and be demolished. Years later in a conversation with Barry Goldman he explained that he was an old friend of Ken’s, who had provided him with a VHS tape of…

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Perth Heritage Day Weekends

AMMPT WR has accepted the invitation to participate in the Perth Heritage Days event on the basis that we should be involved in contributing to such cultural events. It is also one of the very few Public Relations opportunities this year, outside the Cygnet programme for AMMPT to show another side to its operation and to promote its museum work. The event takes place on the weekend of 15th and 16th of October 2016 and…

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