Angela Casey, Enid Maxted, Albi Maxted and Mrs Maxted at Doomben Races, Brisbane, 20 May 1933 George Maxted owned Yeddo, a Japanese style house, at New Farm. Yeddo was brought piece by piece from Japan and was ... More
William, Noel and Maureen Tunny going to school, Charters Towers, ca. 1937. Children of the Tunny family, from left to right, William, Noel and Maureen, wearing St. Columban's school uniforms. (Description supp... More
Daniel Edward Evans and J. Deakin at an EDCO (Evans Deakin and Company) picnic at Lone Pine, 1930 EDCO picnic in November 1930. Founders D.E. Evans and J. Deakin. (Description supplied with photograph). In 1910... More
Presentation of the Tattersall's Cup at Ascot Racecourse, Brisbane, 1933 The presentation of the Tattersall's Cup by W. J. Healy at Ascot Racecourse on Saturday 19th August 1933. Included in the group are commi... More
Workers in the brickworks at Brazier's, Toowoomba, ca. 1914. Workers pose with some of the urns and bottles they have made at the brickworks.
Theil Family Madge and family outside their house Netleigh at 25 Watson Street, Wilston Heights, 1917. The house was built approximately two years earlier. (Description supplied with photograph).
Williams-Mills wedding party, Mackay, 1908 Portrait of the Williams - Mills wedding on the 17 June, 1908 in Mackay. Back row, left to right: Nell Culverhouse, baby, Mr. Hudson, Granny Mills, Cyril Mills, J.H. W... More
After the game at the Star Hotel, Eidsvold, 1921 Back row from left: Jack Money (standing) Mr Spurway, Jack Spencer, Les Harrison, W. Webster, B. Bennet, Bill West, Ted Dahtler, Mr Scheuber (standing). Front r... More
Girls watching the boys racing on the mud flats at Cairns, Queensland, ca. 1914 Val, Stella, Margie, Ray and Mavis are amongst the group. (Description supplied with photograph.).
Mr. D. W. H. Kenyon, Joan Charters and June Shepherd at the Doomben Races, Brisbane, 1940 Caption: 'Trio who chatted together on the lawn yesterday afternoon at Doomben (left to right): Mr. D. W. H. Kenyon of t... More
Mavis Elliott and Del Good count out their winnings at the Doomben Races in Brisbane, 1939 Caption on photo: Mavis Elliott and Del Good counted out the coins carefully when they shared their dividends after the... More
Grace Riordan makes an attractive beach study, 1938 Miss Riordan wears a swimsuit, wide-brimmed sombrero style hat and strappy sandals.
Official group for presentation of gold medals by the governor, Government House, Bardon, 1913 Government House, January 1913, for presentation of gold medals by the Hon. Sir Arthur Morgan, Lieutenant-Governor.... More
Head and shoulders portrait of a young woman, 1900-1910 Young woman photographed wearing an unusual, wide-brimmed, straw hat on top of her hair which is piled high on her head. Her outfit consists of a gingham ... More
Stephens family, ca. 1927 The Stephens family are pictured on the verandah of their home, ca. 1927. The name of their house was Darlington. (Description supplied with photograph).
Country Women's Association of Emerald, Queensland, ca. 1933 Members of the C.W.A. (Country Women's Association) posing outdoors, possibly in front of the CWA Hall.
William Davidson and Grace Rosser at Cedar Cottage, Mount Tamborine district, ca. 1914 W. H. Davidson, Mrs Grace Rosser, Jack (centre) Dorothy and Alan? in front of Cedar Cottage. (Description supplied with pho... More
Construction workers on the site of the Royal Women's Hospital, Brisbane, 1937 Royal Women's Hospital on Bowen Bridge Road, Brisbane. Unidentified workmen, possibly, bricklayers, painters, carpenters etc.
Children celebrating Federation Day in the City Botanic Gardens, Brisbane, 1901 A crowd of children gathered together on a pathway through the trees in the City Botanic Gardens. The boys are wearing sailor suit... More
May Wieneke with her son, James Frederick. Young James Wieneke posing for a photograph with his mother May Josephine Wieneke (nee Calder) He is wearing a fur coat and matching beret and his mother is also fashi... More
Parishioners of the Belmont Congregational Church, ca. 1910 Members posed in their best clothes with the minister and elders. Belmont Congregational Church on Old Cleveland Road, Belmont around 1910. (Descripti... More
Campbell women knitting on an excursion to Redland Bay, 1916 From left, sitting: Gran (Mary Campbell), unidentified, V. F. T. Campbell, Ivy Philp. James Forsyth is standing and Mrs J. Forsyth (Nellie nee Campbe... More
Unidentified woman on a camel, ca. 1880 A woman in a long dress, jacket and a large picture hat is sitting side-saddle on a camel. The camel's bridle and the houdah are adorned in an oriental style with tassels... More
Viennese art critic Dr. Gertrude Langer inspecting a local art show, Brisbane, 1940 Art expert Dr. G. Langer from Vienna, will lecture at the Art Reference Library on Friday. She is pictured examining 'Faun', a... More
Horse, jockey and groom at the stables at Eagle Farm Racecourse, 1940 Jockey Bill Briscoe (J. W. Briscoe) is sitting astride Anne, the racehorse who won two races in New South Wales, including the Camden Handic... More
Young woman modelling a short pantsuit, Brisbane, 1952 The model wears a short-sleeved, collared blouse with front patch pockets, teamed with a pair of high-waisted, tailored shorts with slit pockets. She also ... More
Woman, wearing a large feathered hat and boa, posing for a portrait, 1900-1910 Woman poses for a portrait wearing a light coloured long skirt and matching blouse, both trimmed with lace. Across her shoulders sh... More
Queen Elizabeth II and Prince Philip en route to Eagle Farm Airport, Brisbane, Queensland, 1954 The Queen and Prince Philip waved to Brisbane crowds on the way to Eagle Farm Airport where they were due to leave... More
Swimsuit-clad woman poses on the beach, 1930-1940 A woman poses at an unidentified beach wearing a one-piece bathing suit, sandals and a coolie hat. The swimming costume is trimmed with embroidery around the ne... More
Portrait of a woman in a large hat, 1900-1910 Young woman poses for a portrait, wearing a wide-brimmed hat piled high with swathes of fabric and decorated with sprigs of flowers and a butterfly. She wears a dre... More
Group of delegates to the Congress of German Baptist Churches, Marburg, 1905 Delegates and their families posing under the makeshift shade, erected for the meals during the conference, next to the Marburg Germa... More
Young ladies pictured at the cricket, Brisbane. From left: Madge Irving, Joyce Armstrong, Jean Blare and Peggy Irving. (Description supplied with photograph).
Boys and girls building a sandcastle on the shoreline, Mon Repos, Queensland Children at the beach probably during the Easter holidays.
Group of women on the riverbank at Taringa, Queensland Looking at the Brisbane River from behind a group of women. They are wearing long dresses and large picture hats. They may have disembarked from the launch... More
Crowds at the boundary between Queensland and New South Wales, ca. 1915 Crowds gathered on both sides of the fence, possibly to mark the official declaration of the boundary.
Wedding party at Pinewood Cottage, Charleville, 1909 The marriage of Annie Beatrice Preston and George du Moulin was celebrated at Pinewood Cottage, Charleville, in 1909. The Preston home was situated on the ed... More
Frank and Millie O'Malley Wedding of Frank O'Malley and Millie Mullins. The bridesmaids were Eileen Gard and Hannah Moore. (Description supplied with photograph.).
Four generations of the Alder family, Herston, Brisbane Mary Emmaline (Polly) L' Estrange, nee Alder standing with her grandparents, William and Mary Maria Woodyatt. Mary's mother, Mary Alder, is holding young ... More
William Manderville L'Estrange and his wife Mary on their wedding day Irish-born, William L'Estrange came to Australia in 1886. He and Mary Emmaline (Polly) Alder were married in Sydney on 20 March 1901. This p... More
Tennis party in the grounds of the Childers property, Bon Accord, Queensland, ca. 1912 Mixed party with women in long skirts and hats and men wearing shirt sleeves, trousers and neckties.
Woman posing for a studio portrait, 1915-1920 The woman wears a long sleeved blouse tucked into a long skirt with front pleats. She is accessorised with a wide-brimmed hat, leather gloves, spectacles, and a fea... More
Inaugural meeting of the Country Women's Association in Bowen, 1923 The Country Women's Association inaugural meeting called by Lady Mayoress, Mrs. J. E. Kelly. The Mayor and Lady Mayoress are in the centre of ... More
Local residents of Winton, ca. 1910 Personalities in Winton before World War I, including from left to right in the back row : Ernie 'Ags' Cameron and Jack Mather ; and left to right in the front row : Tom King... More
Woman wearing a dress with a large bustle, ca. 1887 Susan Lawrence (from Ipswich) wearing a dark coloured dress, with many folds of fabric pulled up over a large bustle at the rear. A hat rests on the arm of th... More
Group of people at a Burketown race meeting, ca. 1904. Group of men, women, and children assembled to have their photograph taken at the Burketown races. The crowd are dressed up for the occassion and wear vari... More
George Etheridge on holliday in England, 1911 During the 1890's he was Chairman of the Division of Maroochy. Sawmiller at Eumundi. (Description supplied with photograph).
Catherine and Nancy Flanagan and her aunt, Cecelia Catherine Flanagan (nee Egan), Nancy Flanagan and Cecilia Egan.Women are wearing ornate hats.
Wedding of August and Violet Buse, 1921 August Schmidt - Groom, Violet Buse - Bride, William Buse - Bestman, Vena Buse - Bridesmaid, Edna Buse - flowergirl. (Description supplied with photograph.).
Stanthorpe Show Committee, 1927 Back Row from left: W. Flitcroft, Jack Luke, John Barlow, H. St. John Pratt, Col. F. G. Newton, F. R. Jones (President), H. E. Lyons, Colin McNaught (Treasurer), Don Walker, Jack... More
Bridal party pictured at the wedding of George Langdon, 1917 George Langdon married Edith Neller in 1917. The attendants pictured with them are Lil Burnett and Harold Burnett. (Description supplied with photograph).
Job Butler and his daughter, 1924 'Pioneer of Pioneers' and 'King of Maryland'. Came from England and soon after, during the 1840s, took up the 'Maryland Run'. (Description supplied with photograph).
Duncan McDonald and his wife Duncan McDonald was the member for Somerset, government whip and Chairman of the Landsborough Shire Council. (Description supplied with photograph.).
Father and daughters at the beach, 1900-1910 A father and his two daughters standing up to their ankles in shallow water at the seaside. The father has his trousers rolled up to his knees and the brim of his ha... More
Fashion models posing with Qantas Empire Airways plane, Brisbane, 1936 This fashion photography was part of a special travel feature in the Pictorial section of the Queenslander, Fashions from McWhirters', a la... More
Men sitting in the stands at the races, 1930-1940 Group of men, probably members of the press, sitting in the grandstand watching a horserace. The men are wearing single-breasted suits, ties, and hats.
Mrs Douglas Wadley. Mrs Wadley photographed next to a large vase of gladioli. She is wearing a straw hat decorated with floral nosegays and her dress and jacket is of a patterned silk jacquard.
Sir Matthew Nathan, Governor of Queensland, at an official gathering, ca. 1922. Matthew Nathan was born on 3 January 1862 at Paddington in London of Jewish parents. After a career in the British army, Royal Eng... More
Survey crew at the Inkerman Irrigation Project site, near Home Hill Unidentified group, possibly surveyors, civil engineers and chainmen working on the Inkerman Irrigation project under the chief surveyor John Tolley.
Crocodile bagged on the Herbert River. Unidentified sportmen with a ten foot crocodile. Inscription on rear of postcard reads: 'Sport on the Herbert.'.
Official dais at the Exhibition, Brisbane, 1912 Lord Denman was the 5th Governor General of Australia from 1911 to 1914. He was the official guest at this Exhibition.
Official welcome party for the arrival of Lord Denman at the Exhibition, Brisbane, 1912 Lord Denman was the 5th Governor General of Australia from 1911 to 1914.