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Queensland, Australia 1905-1915

The Coloured Shell series of postcards from 1905 until 1915 are beautifully coloured cards produced from photos taken all around Queensland, Australia. They were a high quality postcard and very popular at the time and now are very keenly sought after by collectors. Although the photographers of the original photos on which these postcards are based are not mentioned, Henry Mobsby (photographer with the Qld Govt Dept of Tourism) is believed to be one of them.
Fitzroy Bridge, Rockhampton, Australia - circa 1910
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The Observatory, Wickham Terrace, Brisbane, Qld - circa 1910

The Old Windmill is a heritage-listed tower mill in Wickham Park at 226 Wickham Terrace, Spring Hill, City of Brisbane, Queensland, Australia. It was built in 1820s by convict labour and is the oldest surviving... more

Ruthven Street, Toowoomba, Qld - circa 1910

Taken at Show time in the town.

Park Entrance, Ipswich, Qld - circa 1910

Coloured Shell Series, Queensland Views

Barron River, Cairns, North Qld - circa 1910

Coloured Shell Series, Queensland Views

Queen Street (looking North) Brisbane - circa 1910

Actually this would most likely be at the corner of Queen and Albert Streets.....looking east.