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
High set timber homestead at Charleville with wrap-around verandahs, ca. 1925 Home was constructed for the cost of 710 pounds at the time.
Home of F. W. Linning junior, Kirkheim, Queensland, ca. 1917 Script at back of photograph reads: 'The home of F. W. Linning Junior on the original butter factory.'. Linning, F. W. butter factory was establishe... More
Ellerslie homestead in Townsville, 1913. Ellerslie House was built by Robert Philp after his marriage in 1878. The homestead was purchased by William John Heatley in the 1930s and renamed Heatley House. Heatley... More
Frank Grainer's store, Thornborough, ca. 1900. The store is built of corrugated iron with a steeply pitched roof, with a hinged opening in the gable. A covered veranda forms the frontage to the shop which has a... More
Fairymead Mill Office, Bundaberg, ca. 1890. Arthur and Horace began operations at Fairymead in 1880. By 1883 the rougher pioneering work was done and the first major crop harvested. For the first two years the ... More
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Coorparoo residence, The Moorings, in Beresford Terrace, ca. 1890 Home of Richard Strangman Taylor, in Beresford Terrace, Coorparoo, was constructed in the 1890s. (Description supplied with photograph).
Residence in Kadumba Street, Yeronga, 1923. Low-set Queenslander home with front verandah in Kadumba Street, Yeronga. (The caption, Mr Archibald's residence in Feez Street, refers to an image not shown here.).
Residence in Feez Street, Yeronga, 1923. Residence in Feez Street has open verandahs on two sides, and a tennis court to the right. (The caption, Across the farm lands towards Sherwood, refers to an image not s... More
Moorhouse residence in Paddington, Brisbane, ca. 1920 Moorhouse family residence in Latrobe Terrace, Paddington. The house has a gable roofed room dividing the verandahs.
The Lodge , Parliament House, Brisbane, 1933 Building called 'The Lodge' which was used to accommodate country members of Parliament when they came to the city. Members paid a fee to stay in the lodge, just as ... More
Furnished flats for rent in New Farm, ca. 1937 Furnished flats available for rent in Harcourt St., New Farm ca. 1937. The wooden building has verandahs now closed in with coloured glass windows though the iron ... More
T. W. Thomason's residence in Park Road, Yeronga, 1923 Mr T. W. Thomason's residence has unusual battening on the front gabled area and elaborate front stairs. The caption, 'One of the older types of villas in ... More
Timber cottage for sale at Boggo Road Junction, Dutton Park, Brisbane, 1910 Caption on photograph: Close to Gladstone Road tram terminus, just beyond South Brisbane cemetery. The suburb of Dutton Park was orig... More
Timber home at Yeronga, Brisbane, 1920-1930 The house is viewed from the street over the fence and gate. The verandah and area under the house is screened with latticework and ornamental, wooden slats. A drawin... More
Streetscape of Shields Street, Cairns, ca. 1890. Photograph taken from observation tower of Hide's Cairns Hotel situated on the corner of Shields Street. (Description supplied with photograph.).
Pioneers of Long Pocket, Brisbane, Queensland, 1906 Three gentlemen, pictured in front of a settler's cottage at Long Pocket in 1906. Gentleman on the right is leaning on a post and rail timber fence. There is ... More
Murweh Shire Council Chambers, 1933. Charleville is the largest town in South West Queensland and has a population of approximately 3300 people. It is a rich pastoral area and was first explored by Edmund Kenne... More
Residence at Chelmer, 1906. Residence of Mr W.S. Grimes at Chelmer in 1906. Named Tarragindi and featured intricate ironwork railing on the verandahs and a gable with pediment work leading to the front entry.
Shops in Logan Road, Stones Corner, ca. 1915 C. S. Spiers, Pharmaceutical Chemist, is next to J. Porritt, Boots & Shoes, in Logan Road, Stones Corner.
Police Station at Cooktown, ca. 1906 Erected 1886/87, facing Flinders Street. (Description supplied with photograph) Two substantial Queenslander style houses are visible on the hill behind the police station. ... More
House at Graceville, Brisbane, 1920-1930. The house is viewed from the street. It is elevated on stumps, has a gabled roof, and a bay window at the front. The front steps lead up to the verandah and house entra... More
Devon Court Station, ca. 1914. Possibly the homestead at Devon Court Station. Main building made of brick?, with wide, timberworked verandahs, four chimneys, and a corrugated iron roof. The verandah is enclosed... More
Construction of a bridge at Chelmer, Brisbane, 1893. Remains of the Albert Bridge over the Brisbane River, following the floods of 1893. The photograph is looking south towards Chelmer from the Indooroopilly si... More
T.J.C. Williams' residence in Norman Park, ca 1923 T.J.C. Williams purchased a new house in Real Ave, Norman Park in 1923. The porch and gable style house is built of timber and is on stilts.
Front view of the prior's residence, Indooroopilly, Queensland, 1931 Front view of the prior's residence, Indooroopilly. The timber dwelling has doors that open onto a wide verandah with steps leading to the ma... More
New houses in Seven Hills, Brisbane, 1950. New houses in Seven Hills in 1950. Salaria Drive is on the left and Favius Avenue branches to the right. (Description supplied with photograph.).
Houses on Hamilton Hill, Brisbane, ca. 1923 A close view of the residential quarter approaching Brisbane from the boat. (Description supplied with photograph).
House known as El Arish at Stanthorpe, ca. 1920. This was the residence of the parents of Charles Chauvel in Stanthorpe. The house is a large, Queenslander style construction with wide verandahs and bay windows... More
Early construction of the Story Bridge, Kangaroo Point, Brisbane, ca. 1935 Stone pylons have been constructed to support the on ramp to the Bridge. Steel girders are placed to support the Bridge's structure. An... More
Seaside residence in Shore Street, Cleveland, ca. 1871 Cleveland began as a pastoral area in the early 1840s, and for a time was under consideration to become the port of entry for the Moreton Bay district. The... More
Home in the Brisbane suburbs, Queensland, ca. 1954. Script on rear of photograph reads:'House and land for £70.'Suburb is unidentified. Federation Queenslander with a wide verandah on two sides. Some sections ... More
Queenslander home at Red Hill, ca. 1920. Timber Queenslander home, raised on stumps to allow airflow under the house. Stairs lead to the a gated front entrance, which is framed by a timber pediment. A flying ga... More
Queenslander house in Wynnum, ca. 1920. Large weatherboard house on stumps, with wrap-around verandahs, a bay window and a verandah entrance surrounded by a decorative pediment.
McGrath home in Kalbar ca. 1895. Classic Federation style Queenslander highset home with wraparound verandas and central stairway. The McGraths had a farm in the area of Engelsburg, now Kalbar.
Garden scene at Brook Farm, 1908. A low set timber dwelling with French doors opening onto a wrap around verandah. The house has a steep pitched roof line with a brick chimney visible. Two women are standing in... More