Hambledon Sugar Mill, Cairns. (The mill was mentioned in newspapers during the 1940s when Greek work gangs requested primary work quotas.)
Grandmother Jamieson, mother of M. G. Amos, ca. 1890. Photographer: Albert Lomer, Artist Photographer, Queen Street Brisbane (opposite School of Arts). (Description supplied with photograph).
Queensland National Bank building, Brisbane, ca. 1872. This Queensland National Bank building was the first head office, opened in this leased three story building known as Warry's Store. It was opened on 3 Jun... More
Flood scene at intersection Elizabeth Street and Creek Street, Brisbane, including a crowd of men, women and children on the corner, men in a boat and a man on a horse. In the background across the water is the... More
John Arthur Macartney. J. Arthur Macartney of Waverley near Rockhampton. Subscript with photograph reads: As he arrived, having ridden from Waverley to Rockhamton in the same day, in 1890.
Groom's Hotel, Maryland Street, Stanthorpe, 1872 The early part of William Boag's career was spent in Sydney where he was in partnership with portrait photographer Joseph Charles Milligan. (Images made by Boag ... More
Photographer's wife Mrs H. Staines, 1899 Mrs Staines is wearing a boater hat trimmed with a wide ribbon. Her dress has long puffed sleeves with double frills laying over the shoulders. The frills are trimmed wi... More
Business of H. Ross, Builder and Undertaker, Carters Towers, ca. 1887. A two storey building contains living quarters upstairs and business downstairs. A single storey building attached contains a timber yard a... More
Mrs Seymour Allan (nee Perkins), 1894 Wedding photograph of Mrs Allan. She is carrying a large floral bouquet and her dress has a double train.
Pauline Fitzgerald on her high horse, ca. 1890. Pauline Beatrice Fitzgerald, daughter of James Francis Fitzgerald on horseback. Pauline is wearing a lacy collar on her velvet? dress and large hair ribbons.
Panaromic view of Warwick, 1897. Taken from the hospital, this is a wide angled view of Warwick. A horsedrawn vehicle can be seen in the foreground, between the trees.
Baynes family property, Toowoomba, ca. 1894. Mother and John were staying with the Baynes family at the time. From L to R: - Granny Baynes, Ina Hooper, Eric, Aunt Kate Baynes, Winifred, Mother and Elsie. (Descr... More
Queen Line of Reef, Charters Towers, ca. 1878. A horsedrawn vehicle, probably a hawker of general stores and goods, is being driven around the diggings.
Surf beach, The Strand, Townsville, Queensland , ca. 1895. Townsville beach known as The Strand with the striking view of Castle Hill in the background.
Dining room interior Wolverton, home of the Tunbridge family, Townsville, ca. 1895. View of the dining alcove adjacent to the parlour at Wolverton. The room is decorated with various wallpapers around the archw... More
Buildings at the No. 2 Queen mine site, Charters Towers, ca. 1890. Due to the gold mining boom between 1872 and 1899, Charters Towers operated the only Stock Exchange outside of a capital city. During this peri... More
Grafton and Guy Streets, Warwick, ca. 1899. Looking south-west, this image includes a part of Grafton Street intersecting Guy Street, in the right hand corner. In the foreground is the building of the Queenslan... More
Floods in Ferry Street, Kangaroo Point, Brisbane, Queensland, 1893. Brisbane River in the 1893 flood at Ferry Street, Kangaroo Point looking north to New Farm, Brisbane. Flood waters have submerged houses to a ... More
Man leaning against a treefern under the canopy of the tropical rainforest in the Cairns district. Writing on postcard reads: 'Tropical foliage-Cairns'.
Street decorations erected to welcome Lord Lamington as Queensland Governor, Brisbane, 1895 Decorated archway with a banner to welcome Lord Lamington to Queensland spans Queen Street and another one can be seen... More
John Bramston (1832 - 1921), English-born Queensland barrister, politician and civil servant. Biography : http://adbonline.anu.edu.au/biogs/A030204b.htm?hilite=John%3BBramston
Michael Joseph "Mick" Kirwan (1873-1941), went on to become a Queensland politician. Biography : http://adbonline.anu.edu.au/biogs/A090617b.htm?hilite=michael%3Bjoseph%3Bkirwan
Charters Towers Post Office, Queensland, ca. 1880. Post office in the 1870s showing Cobb & Co's coach. This is the site of the Town Hall in Charters Towers today (2007) (Description supplied with photograph.).
Portrait of Franz Viertel and family, ca. 1896. Formal portrait of Franz and Elizabeth Viertel and their children at Plainland or Plainlands, ca. 1896. In this image the children Fred, Arthur, Frank and Harry a... More
Advertisement for A. Wegener & Son, Cash Grocers, Ipswich Road, Woolloongabba, 1898 A. Wegener & Son, Cash Grocers advertised to the German speaking population. Text is in German.
Carriage travelling along Kingsford Smith Drive at Hamilton, ca. 1889. Image shows a carriage travelling along Kingsford Smith Drive (originally named Hamilton Road). This was the main route through Hamilton. ... More
Portrait of a group of ladies at a tea party, Charters Towers. Portrait of a group of ladies dressed in formal long dresses having tea inside a house at Charters Towers.
Wooden bridge over the river in Queens Park, Warwick, ca. 1880. Originally known as the Police Paddock, this picturesque park became a venue of Warwick Shows, St Patrick's Day sports, and many other sporting ev... More
Long procession on Abbott Street, Cairns, 1897 Possibly a parade to celbrate Queen Victoria's Diamond Jubilee. Reproduced from a glass negative no. 7. (Description supplied with photograph.).
Thomas Finney of Finney, Isles & Co.. Thomas Finney, born Ireland 1837, immigrated to Queensland on the Flying Cloud. Established Finney, Isles & Co., retail and wholesale merchants in Queen Street. Finney acqu... More
Wharf area of Cairns, Queensland with sailing ships in the background, ca. 1890 Original photograph from glass negative, neg. 80.
Buildings on the Vilele Plantation, Bloomfield River district, ca. 1884. The Vilele Plantation was founded on the northern bank of the Bloomfield River by the Bloomfield River Sugar Company. The manager was Fre... More
Road construction gang working at Southport, on the Gold Coast, ca. 1895. Workers are pictured with their horses and wagons. Some of the men are holding work tools and others are posed on the wagons and horses... More