Politician Frank William Bulcock, pictured working at his desk, November 1942. Retiring Minister for Agriculture and Stock, Mr Bulcock, who accepted an appointment as Federal Director of Agriculture. (Descripti... More
Sir James Francis Garrick, 1875. Born 10 January 1836 in London and christened James Francis Gowin. Parents James Francis Gowin and Catherine Branson came to Australia and changed their surname to Garrick. Poli... More
Edward Wilmot Pechey, ca. 1865. Born 9 November 1841, Edward Pechey arrived in Sydney in 1858 and moved to Queensland ca. 1869. He acted as assistant surveyor to Henry Haig, Government Surveyor. In the 1860s he... More
Paths, constructed by Sir Thomas Herbert John Chapman Goodwin, in the grounds of Government House, Fernberg Road, Paddington. (This building is also known as Fernberg.)
King George Square and Brisbane City Hall, Adelaide Street, Brisbane. (King George Square was previously known as Albert Square.)
Three women posing in front of a motor vehicle, Tirroan, ca. 1925 Pammy, Myrtle and Grace at Tirroan Hotel. (Description supplied with photograph).
Crane working at the Cairns Timber Ltd. sawmills, ca. 1920 Reproduced from a glass negative number 17. (Description supplied with photograph).
Timber yard workers, Moore, ca. 1911. Group portrait of timber yard workers at Moore. The men weare their work clothes and sit or stand among the logs and planks. A boy stands in the centre of the group.
Dining room of the Hotel Corones, ca. 1930. The dining room of the hotel has a feature sideboard on the far wall which has stained glass features. This sideboard is still part of the dining room today. All the ... More
Millar brothers, Longreach, 1943 Brothers Eric, Harold, Pat and Gordon Miller, Australian Infantry Forces, sons of Mr and Mrs Chester Millar, Longreach. (Description supplied with photograph).
George and Maria Sklavos George and Maria opened The American Milk Bar in Brunswick Street in the Valley, Brisbane in 1912. (Information supplied with photograph).
Waldock and Zerner staff and owners, ca. 1940 Staff are, back row: D. Phillips, unidentified, G. Zerner, H. Zerner, J. Edwards, E. Fritz, T. Telfer, T. Lawless, L. Ban. Seated in front: L. Zerner, E. Waldock, N... More
Antoniades children and friend sitting on cut sugar cane in Home Hill, ca. 1940 Harry Antoniades, Daphne Stratigakis and Daphne Antoniades.
Looking west across Newmarket ca. 1905 Looking west across Newmarket to the hills in the distance. In the foreground are post-and-rail fences and cleared land.
Refrigerated cabinet in a shop at Roma, ca. 1935 Two shelves full of food can be seen inside the cabinet and two sets of scales are sitting on the counter. Shelves stocked with merchandise can be seen behind the counter.
Moorhouse Drapery building in Manly, Brisbane, ca.1914 High set timber construction with decorative fretwork. The upstairs verandah is partly enclosed. The building is the drapery shop for E. Moorhouse. A sign ... More
Passenger bus between Cairns, Port Douglas and Mossman, Queensland, ca. 1933 Jensen's Motor Service bus offering passengers the daily route between Cairns, Port Douglas and Mossman. (Description supplied with p... More
Horses being mustered at Pinkenba, 1939. Herd of horses being loaded on a ship at Pinkenba wharf. There is a classic car pictured on the right of the photograph and rail lines running through the centre.
At the foot of a giant yellow carob bean tree, Mount Tamborine, Queensland, 1931 Unidentified people possibly family of the photographer, C. J. Smith of Gleniffer in North Tamborine.
Brisbane Ladies' Coronation Brass and Reed Band outside the gates of Toowong Cemetery, 1940 Ladies in uniform, wearing caps and carrying musical instruments. They are displaying their identification banner, whi... More
Dining room at Moorhouse, a residence in Latrobe Terrace, Paddington, ca. 1915 Dining table in the foreground and a sideboard with a large mirror attached in the background. Patterned lino covers the floor and ... More
Panoramic views of Townsville, ca. 1910. Panoramic aerial views of Townsville, with a general view of Ross Creek showing the Burns Philp & Company's main building and wharves.
John Brazier's wife in the pottery shed at Brazier's brickyard, Toowoomba, 1914. Two women and three men are working in the pottery shed. Shelves loaded with pots can be seen in the background and some large po... More
Staff at the Australian Army Post Office at Thursday Island, ca. 1943 In the picture from the top of the stairs are Privates J. Gilliland and J. Ryan, Staff-Sergeant G. H. Sessions and Private J. H. Schubert. (... More
Nurse Elizabeth Kenny photographed in 1915 Nurse Kenny photographed as she went to nurse in England during World War I. Deutsch: Elizabeth Kenny bei Eintritt in den Dienst der Australian Army 1915 während des 1... More
Portrait of students at Nerang State School, Queensland, 1921 Portrait of schoolboys at Nerang State School in 1921. The students are in uniform and pose in front of a fence.
Collecting funds for medical aid to China, 1942. Chinese woman collecting funds in Queen Street for medical aid to China. She passes a photograph to a man in a suit and tie. A bicycle stands in the gutter next to her.
New aerial service for the New Year, 1930. The new daily mail and passenger aerial service between Brisbane and Sydney conducted by Australian National Airways Ltd. was inaugurated on New Years Day, 1930.
Children's race at Flagstone, 1910-1920 Crowd of spectators watching a children's race in progress at Flagstone. The children run towards a rope finish line held by some members of the crowd.
Outside Flitcroft's coach building factory on Grafton Street, Warwick, ca. 1923. John T. Flitcroft, coach building, Grafton Street - cited in Queensland Post Office Directories between ca. 1908 and ca. 1927. A... More
Locomotive at the Cooktown Railway Station, ca. 1889 The locomotive is either No. 2 or No. 3 of the Cooktown Railway. If it is No. 2 it would have been landed new at Cooktown off the ship 'Duke of Sutherland' i... More
Leckhampton at 59 Shafston Avenue, Kangaroo Point, Brisbane, ca. 1895 Considered to be the work of noted architect Alexander B Wilson, Leckhampton was built for Charles Snow shortly after he purchased the land ... More
Charles Joseph Scrutton, pictured with his horse and dog, 1920 Charles Joseph Scrutton, 1838-1932, was the last surviving member of the Jardine Expedition, taking cattle from Rockhampton to Cape York. Scrutton ... More
Herbert River Jockey Club Committee, Ingham, Queensland, 1933 Top: T. Bonning (Assoc. Sec.), E. Mullins (Treas), J. Allingham (Starter), F. T. O'Malley. Bottom: W. S. C. Warren (V.P.), R. J. Walsh, T. C. Christ... More
St Mary's Catholic Church at Cooktown in 1907. It has been suggested that this occasion was the opening of the new church, erected after the old one was demolished in the 1907 cyclone.
Swimming pool at Charleville, 1933. Water sprinkler used to fill the Charleville Municipal Swimming Pool. An inground cement pool contruction with corrugated iron fence in the background.
Todd Family The Todd family from the back : Florence (later Mackay), John Mackay, Eric Todd. In the front row : Emah, Alexander, Edna and Emily. (Description supplied with photograph).
Police Station at Mount Isa with sentries outside, ca. 1930 Queale putting up his tent in front of the Mount Isa Police station. (Description supplied with photograph.)
Children in the floodwaters in Adelaide Street. 1893. Intersection of Creek and Adelaide Streets during the 1893 floods. Note the Gresham Hotel.
Beach Picture Theatre in Sandgate, 1929 Beach Picture Theatre in Flinders Parade, Sandgate, was operated by George Hancock. Haslams Cafe and Shop adjoin.
Panoramic view of Burleigh Heads, Queensland, ca. 1951 Panoramic view of the suburb of Burleigh Heads, Queensland, around 1951. The photograph is taken from Burleigh Head and shows the beach, buildings and hous... More