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Pearl Shelling crew, North Queensland - circa 1908

Pearl Shelling crew, North Queensland - circa 1908

Photo possibly taken by Henry Mobsby.

SAPPHIRE MINING AT ANAKIE GEM FIELDS, CENTRAL QUEENSLAND - very early 1900s
Early photo of the Magnet Mine in Tasmania - circa 1900
Main Street, Roma, Qld - circa 1908

Main Street, Roma, Qld - circa 1908

Promotional postcard for the Franco-British International Exhibition in London in 1908..Photo most likely taken by Henry Mobsby.

A farmer's home, Alton Downs, Qld - circa 1908

A farmer's home, Alton Downs, Qld - circa 1908

Promotional postcard for the Franco-British International Exhibition in London in 1908..Photo most likely taken by Henry Mobsby.

Workers' camp, construction of the railway at Mt. Lyell, Tasmania - circa 1900

Workers' camp, construction of the railway at Mt. Lyell, Tasmania - ci...

Looks like a workers' camp for the construction of the railway. They were probably cutting the timber sleepers.

Flood waters in Coonamble, N.S.W. - 1910

Flood waters in Coonamble, N.S.W. - 1910

Newspaper article about this flood:.trove.nla.gov.au/newspaper/article/116060744?searchTerm=f... ( https://trove.nla.gov.au/newspaper/article/116060744?searchTerm=flood coonamble &searchLimits=l-deca... More

Advertising postcard for A.C. Burrell & Co, Roma Street, Brisbane, Qld - circa 1910
Staff Nurse and wounded soldiers at Heliopolis, Egypt - June 11, 1915

Staff Nurse and wounded soldiers at Heliopolis, Egypt - June 11, 1915

1st Australian General Hospital was at Heliopolis during WW1.

ABBOTT'S MOTOR COACHES, ADELAIDE, S. A. -  1920s
Post Office in Walgett, N.S.W. - early 1900s

Post Office in Walgett, N.S.W. - early 1900s

Apparently it used to be on the corner of Fox and Wee Waa Street - according to what is written on the reverse.

Tourists outside the post office at the Jenolan Caves, N.S.W. - circa 1920s
Post Office and Mechanics Institute, Maclean, N.S.W. - very early 1900s

Post Office and Mechanics Institute, Maclean, N.S.W. - very early 1900...

Collection of Vintage Australian Postal Office Photographs

Post Office at Blayney, N.S.W. - 1906

Post Office at Blayney, N.S.W. - 1906

Collection of Vintage Australian Postal Office Photographs

Railway Station at Bangalow, N.S.W. - early 1900s
Port Pirie Institute and Barrier Hotel, Port Pirie, S.A. - 1907
COLLEY TERRACE, GLENELG, SOUTH AUSTRALIA - 1930s
The Institute, Cadell Street, Goolwa, S.A. - early 1900s
TOBOGGANING AT MT. KOSCIUSKO, N.S.W. - circa 1930

TOBOGGANING AT MT. KOSCIUSKO, N.S.W. - circa 1930

Collection of Vintage Australian Postcards

TAMWORTH AT FLOOD TIME, TAMWORTH, N.S.W. - 1911
NEAR SURREY HILLS RAILWAY STATION, MELBOURNE, VICTORIA - early 1900s
Neutral Bay, Sydney, N.S.W. - early 1900s
Traffic on Victoria Bridge, Brisbane, Qld - circa 1920 (Explore #86)
Sugar vacuum pans at North Isis Sugar Mill in Queensland - 14 September 1896
Salvation Army wedding in Waratah, Tasmania - early 1900s
Sugar mill at South Johnstone, Qld - early 1900s
WW1 recruits at the Enoggera Training Camp, Brisbane, Qld - detail

WW1 recruits at the Enoggera Training Camp, Brisbane, Qld - detail

The sign on the windmill in the background says Engineers so possibly that refers to this group of trainees..Ebay seller states Enoggera army camp which is quite likely given the photo was taken in Brisbane.

WW1 recruits at the Enoggera Training Camp, Brisbane, Qld

WW1 recruits at the Enoggera Training Camp, Brisbane, Qld

The sign on the windmill in the background says Engineers so possibly that refers to this group of trainees..Ebay seller states Enoggera army camp which is quite likely given the photo was taken in Brisbane.

Performing lion and tiger and their trainer Mons Marco - Melbourne, 22 March 1906

Performing lion and tiger and their trainer Mons Marco - Melbourne, 22...

Newspaper from July 1906 about Mons Marco: trove.nla.gov.au/newspaper/article/167201763?searchTerm=m... ( https://trove.nla.gov.au/newspaper/article/167201763?searchTerm=marco mons &searchLimits= )

Williams's Queens Hotel, Mossman, Qld - circa  1906
Cutting the cotton crop at Laidley, Qld - circa 1910
Milton Reach of the Brisbane River, Brisbane, Qld - circa 1910
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Advertisement for C. Ibbotson's Coach and Motor Works, King Street, Newtown, N.S.W. - early 1900s
Untameable lions and their trainer Mons Marco - Melbourne, 22 March 1906

Untameable lions and their trainer Mons Marco - Melbourne, 22 March 19...

Newspaper from July 1906 about Mons Marco: trove.nla.gov.au/newspaper/article/167201763?searchTerm=m... ( https://trove.nla.gov.au/newspaper/article/167201763?searchTerm=marco mons &searchLimits= )

Lady Musgrave hospital in Maryborough, Qld - circa 1920

Lady Musgrave hospital in Maryborough, Qld - circa 1920

This was in John Street and was demolished in 1928.

Ulverston Harbour, Tasmania - very early 1900s
Postcard featuring 'Euryalus', Henley Beach Road, Mile End, S.A. - circa 1907
ROALD AMUNDSEN, ANTARTIC EXPEDITIION - March 1912

ROALD AMUNDSEN, ANTARTIC EXPEDITIION - March 1912

Roald Engelbregt Gravning Amundsen (16 July 1872 – c. 18 June 1928) was a Norwegian explorer of polar regions. As the leader of the Antarctic expedition of 1910–12, which was the first to reach the South Pole, ... More

Balaklava, South Australia - very early 1900s
TOSKA STUDIO, WYNDHAM STREET,  SHEPPARTON, VICTORI - early 1900s
Australia Day parade in Narracoorte, S.A. - 1916

Australia Day parade in Narracoorte, S.A. - 1916

Collection of Australian WWI Photographs

TIMBER CUTTERS CAMP AT TYALGUM, TWEED VALLEY, N.S.W. - early 1900s
'Cocky Bennett' aged 117 years in 1913

'Cocky Bennett' aged 117 years in 1913

This very old cockatoo had lost all of its feathers and it's beak had grown extremely long. How amazing! He died in 1916..Relevent newspaper article:.trove.nla.gov.au/newspaper/article/160389142?searchTerm=%...... More

Wynnum Creek, Wynnum, Qld - circa 1910
Blower Room, State Smelters, Chillagoe, Qld - early 1900s
ANZAC DAY in MACKSVILLE, N.S.W. - 1920
The Clement-Bayard automobile - circa 1914

The Clement-Bayard automobile - circa 1914

The professional man's ideal car!

Norman Park Boarding House, Sheridan Street, Cairns, Qld - early 1900s
Convent and school at Mareeba, Qld - early 1900s
Near the jetty at Redcliffe, Qld - circa 1910
Main Street, Chinchilla, Qld - circa 1920
The Sunshine Harvester and Rintel family, Narrogin, W.A.
Ladies collecting for the United Charities Fund in Sydney, N.S.W. -  1908
Footscray State School, Melbourne, Vic - very early 1900s
MAIN STREET, DOOKIE, VICTORIA - very early 1900s
DEL MONTE PALACE, HENLEY BEACH, SOUTH AUSTRALIA - built 1911

DEL MONTE PALACE, HENLEY BEACH, SOUTH AUSTRALIA - built 1911

Corner of South Street and The Esplanade, Henley Beach.

Advertising postcard for Milkmaid Brand Condensed Milk - very early 1900s

Advertising postcard for Milkmaid Brand Condensed Milk - very early 19...

A forerunner of the Nestle company..Historical information about this company:.www.nestle.com/aboutus/history/1866-1905 ( https://www.nestle.com/aboutus/history/1866-1905 )

French advertising postcard for Headlice treatment
Advertisement for "Gartchonzie" at Launching Place, Victoria - 1913
Aborigines at Oodnadatta, South Australia - 1935
Cattle station between Oodnadatta and Farina - 4 July 1935
Elliston, West Coast, South Australia - 1935

Elliston, West Coast, South Australia - 1935

Robinson's Hotel and a garage.

"Edina", Clarence Park, South Australia - 1904

"Edina", Clarence Park, South Australia - 1904

Personalised Christmas card from Mr and Mrs W.J. Hill of 'Edina', Goodwood Road, Clarence Hill, S.A.

Adelaide High School, South Australia - circa 1918

Adelaide High School, South Australia - circa 1918

Collection of vintage Adelaide Australia photographs.

Cremorne Hotel on Barne's Creek Road, Mackay, Qld - very early 1900s
Hotel Grande at Coolangatta, Qld - 1920s
Mount Morgan Gold Mine, Rockhampton, Qld - circa 1908
St Helens Private Hospital, Peel Street, Brisbane, Qld - very early 1900s
Great Fitzroy Copper Mine at Mount Chalmers, Qld - circa 1908
High Street, Maryborough, Victoria - very early 1900s
Bullock on the loose in William Street, Rockhampton, Qld - early 1900s

Bullock on the loose in William Street, Rockhampton, Qld - early 1900s

I love this candid photo taken outside the Crown Hotel in Rockhampton - possible after the great flood of 1918..Written on reverse: "One of the fine bullocks that was washed down the Fitzroy River. It was lasso... More

Town of Aramac, Qld - circa 1906

Town of Aramac, Qld - circa 1906

W. F. Thompson General store and the Royal Hotel can be seen.

Grand Hotel, cnr Victoria and Brisbane Streets, Mackay  - circa 1909 (see postmark)

Grand Hotel, cnr Victoria and Brisbane Streets, Mackay - circa 1909 (...

Built in 1907 it was described as one of the finest hotels in North Queensland. It was built under the supervision of Richard Neill a resident of Mackay for 40 years at the time and described as an experienced... More

Warren State Farm in Central Queensland - circa 1908

Warren State Farm in Central Queensland - circa 1908

Collection of Vintage Australian Postcards

The Downs Brewery, Margaret Street, Toowoomba, Qld - very early 1900s
Atherton timber on the Cairns railway, Qld - early 1900s
Logan and Albert Co-op Butter Factory, Beaudesert, Qld - very early 1900s
Advertising postcard for the Transcontinental Hotel in Brisbane, Qld - circa 1908

Advertising postcard for the Transcontinental Hotel in Brisbane, Qld -...

Arthur Earl, proprietor..Looks like a horse drawn tram on the far left.

The Union Bank of Australia Ltd in Childers, Qld - 1920s
"Koopa" - river and bay excursion steamer in Queensland - early 1900s
Scrub in the Mulgrave District, Qld - circa 1908
"Koopa" - river and bay excursion steamer in Queensland - early 1900s
View of Castle Hill in Townsville, Qld - early 1900s
Train derailment caused by the Fitzroy flood in February 1918
Mystery death of one of these workers at Sleeps Hill Quarry, Belair, S.A.
Garden party / fete at 'Clovelly', Young Street, Wayville, S.A. - circa 1915

Garden party / fete at 'Clovelly', Young Street, Wayville, S.A. - circ...

The Ellis family of Clovelly hosted several garden parties as fund raisers for the war effort, and this one could have been either one held in November or December 1915, given the Christmas greeting on the reve... More

Post Office at Bourke, N.S.W. during the flood of 1890

Post Office at Bourke, N.S.W. during the flood of 1890

Collection of Vintage Australian Postal Office Photographs

Mining in South Australia

Mining in South Australia

DESCRIBED AS A STAMP BATTERY AT ECHUNGA S.A . - CIRCA 1869

Mother and son  on a motorbike in Bevington Road, Frewville, S.A. - 1906
Departure of the 2nd Australian Infantry Forces on January 9th, 1940
Departure of the 2nd Australian Infantry Forces on January 9th, 1940
Departure of the 2nd Australian Infantry Forces on January 9th, 1940
Wonthaggi Hotel, Victoria - circa 1930

Wonthaggi Hotel, Victoria - circa 1930

Showing jaw bones of 74ft whale washed up on Wonthaggi beach 4 July 1923.

Advertisement postcard for California Chocolate Shop, 144 Pitt Street, Sydney, N.S.W. - early 1900s
Lervois Bridge, Port Adelaide - circa 1920s
6th Class at Prahran School, Victoria - very early 1900s
6th Class at Prahran School, Victoria - very early 1900s -detail
The Cedar Hotel at Finch Hatton, Qld - circa 1912

The Cedar Hotel at Finch Hatton, Qld - circa 1912

The hotel was built entirely of Red Cedar.

Post Office, Sandgate, Qld - circa 1910

Post Office, Sandgate, Qld - circa 1910

Collection of Vintage Australian Postal Office Photographs

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