Fishing and boating parties at Enoggera Creek, Brisbane, ca. 1900. Coloured postcard of fishing and boating parties at Enoggera Creek, Brisbane, ca. 1900. The people fishing and rowing are finely dressed.
Thomson River in flood near Jundah, Queensland, 1950. Flood waters 1950, from Jundah Hotel. (Description supplied with photograph.).
Child sitting on a lawn at Bellevue Station, ca. 1912 Child sitting on a lawn and two women sitting on a bench in a garden at Bellevue Station, ca. 1912. The child wears a hat and a dress and the women wear hat... More
Gardens and residence of the Hon. J. T. Bell, Rakeevan in Graceville, 1906. In 1895, John Ferguson MLA, a Rockhampton parliamentarian and a major shareholder in the Mt Morgan Mine company, purchased the propert... More
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.
Exposed tree roots after flooding on the Upper Brisbane River, 1918 After big flood in the Upper Brisbane River, 30 ft. [10 metres] above normal level. (Description supplied with strereograph.).
Formal garden at a residence in Indooroopilly, ca. 1935. Garden of Henry Thomas at his residence 'Somerset', Harts Road, Indooroopilly. (Description supplied with photograph).
Memorial to explorer Allan Cunningham, Cunningham's Gap, ca. 1945. In 1827 Allan Cunningham discovered the Darling Downs and found the gap in the ranges, now bearing his name, which he thought would give access... More
Group portrait of the congregation of the Kinleymore Methodist Church, Queensland, 1911. The group poses outdoors in three rows and some members hold tennis racquets. Some young children are sitting on the grou... More
Family gathered on the grass in front of Newstead House, Brisbane, ca. 1890. This photograph appeared on the front cover of an edition of the Courier Mail.
Fortitude Valley Methodist Parsonage, Brisbane, 1935 This large parsonage, costing £2,800, was erected in 1885. (Information taken from: Annals of achievement: a review of Queensland methodism 1847-1947, edited... More
Family picnic around a large tree, 1880-1890 Men, women, children and babies enjoying in a picnic at a long table under the shade of a large tree in the 1880s.
Unusual tree growing on Mount Tamborine, 1930 A tree of fair size growing out of the old stump of another. (Description supplied with photograph.).
Group photograph of Harry, Frank and Allan Andison having a picnic lunch in a paddock, Bunya Mountains, 1929 From L to R: Harry, Frank and Allan Andison. (Description supplied with photograph.).
Frank, Harry and Allan Andison let their horses drink at Barkers' Creek, Bunya Mountains, 1929 Riders on horsebacks are in a rock pool at Barkers' Creek.
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.).
Road construction workers on Mount Nebo Road, 1931. Road construction workers shovelling earth on Mount Nebo Road, 1931, in dense bush and trees. The men work with horses and carts.
Playground at Ithaca, Red Hill, 1918 Children's playground set in a park. A set of steps, decorated with stone edgings, lead to the playground and a stone wall borders the entrance. There is a small child ridin... More
Curtis family on a large felled tree at Mount Tamborine, Queensland, ca. 1922 Family from left to right, W. Curtis, --, Ruth and Edmund Curtis, Cyril Curtis. --. Harold West at ground level. (Description suppli... More
Tipplers : an image of a painting by Robert Rayment, 1889 The original painting of Tipplers is held by the John Oxley Library. It was painted by Robert Saunder Rayment (1839 - 1893). Watercolour over pencil mea... More
Floodwaters at Enoggera Creek, St. John's Wood, Brisbane, 1938. Floodwaters flowing under the Gresham Street Bridge. The bridge crosses Enoggera Creek to St. John's Wood. Waterworks Road, at left, winds up towa... More
Looking along Shafston Road, Kangaroo Point, Brisbane in 1906 Shady trees along the length of Shafston Road in Kangaroo Point. There are glimpses of the timber homes lining the road.
In the garden at Bulimba House, Brisbane, ca. 1905. In 1887 Edward Griffith, the manager of the Royal Bank of Queensland, acquired Bulimba House. The woman in the photograph is possibly a member of the Griffith... More
View of East Brisbane from New Farm Park, ca. 1930. Looking across the Brisbane River (Humbug Reach) to East Brisbane. The bridge on the left crosses Norman Creek. A small wooden ferry chugs towards the jetty a... More
View from Greenslopes, Brisbane, in 1940, looking towards the city View looking down from Stephen's Hill, Greenslopes, towards the city, with fields and Victoria Terrace in the middle (Description supplied with... More
Street in Indooroopilly, Brisbane, Queensland, ca. 1890. A person standing on an unsealed road in the Brisbane suburb of Indooroopilly around 1890. A few houses can be seen in the background, surrounded by tree... More
Laurel Avenue, Chelmer, Brisbane, 1949. Tree-lined Laurel Avenue, Chelmer, in November 1949, with a motor vehicle in the foreground and fences on each side of the road. The road is sealed and there is curbing a... More
Advertisement for Allwyn Motors of Toowoomba ca. 1920 Agent for De Soto cars was Allwyn Motors of Toowoomba. Inidentified woman.
Motorists stop to enjoy the view at Mount Lindesay, 1937 From on top of the rocks around Mount Lindesay people enjoy the panoramic views.
Goldminers prospecting, ca. 1870 The Richard Daintree collection held in the John Oxley Library has many unidentified images. If you are able to assist with identification, please click on the Feedback tab. Ric... More
Looking south along Capella Street, Clermont, after the 1916 flood. Looking south along Capella Street across remains of bridge with Gordon Pullar in foreground; many people were rescued from trees after the wa... More
Two of the Linning family children at Sandgate, Brisbane, 1912 The Linning family children are standing in knee deep water in front of Nottingham Villa at Sandgate. Large rocks are protruding from the water in ... More
Tourer on the Canungra Creek crossing, Queensland, ca.1923 Outline of the soft-top touring car reflected in the smooth water of Canungra Creek.
St. Catherine's Church of England School for Girls, Warwick, ca. 1920 Building complex of St. Catherine's at Warwick. The school was situated in pleasant schoolgrounds.
Enjoying the scenery near the Balonne River Bridge, St. George, ca. 1917 A man and woman have their automobile parked near the Balonne River Bridge at Balonne, ca. 1917.
Stokes family house, Ferny Grove, Brisbane, ca. 1912 View of the Stokes family house at Ferny Grove, ca. 1912. The verandah, windows and roof are seen from across the lawn and the house is set among trees. The ... More
Cyclone damaged ships in the Pioneer River at Mackay, 1918 This image depicts ships on the Pioneer River, Mackay, during the storm.
Statues and fountain in the Acclimatisation Gardens at Bowen Park, Brisbane, 1907 Statues of women surround an overgrown fountain in the Acclimatisation Gardens at Bowen Park in 1907.
Family camping at Tweed River, New South Wales, 1905 (Description supplied with photograph). A woman and two children pose in front of their tent structure. The woman sits in a chair, the boy holds a fishing ro... More
People sitting on a large log across a gully in the rainforest at Spring Bluff, Queensland, 1900 Families on a social outing in the rainforest at Spring Bluff near Toowoomba. The men, women and children are sit... More
Nancy and Marie Flanagan kissing, 1911. The girls wear dresses and are barefoot. They are outdoors on grass and leaves and some tree trunks are visible.
Afternoon walk along Swann Road, Taringa, Brisbane, 1901. View of an unsealed Swann Road at Taringa, Brisbane, with lightly timbered area separated from the road with a post and rail fence. A woman dressed in a... More
Man wearing a panama hat, 1900-1910. The man stands on a walkway in a park. He wears a panama hat, stiff collared shirt and tie, and a coat. He has a moustache. Trees and palms appear in the background.
Cypress pine in the Queensland State Forest Script under photograph reads:'Showing young trees replacing mill logs recently removed in the foreground.'.
Sign nailed to a tree on a property in Toowong, Brisbane, October 1941. Digger has had this sign nailed to a tree on his property in St. Lucia Road, Toowong. (Description supplied with photograph).
Forestry officers working in an experimental forest plot, ca. 1950 Script under photograph reads: 'The Forest Research Branch has in hand a comprehensive programme of silvicultural research work.'.
Sketch of explorer Edmund Kennedy, ca. 1848 In 1848 the Assistant-Surveyor of New South Wales, Edmund Kennedy, led an expedition to explore Cape York Peninsula. In the previous year he had discovered the Thomso... More
Family picnicking under a tree, ca. 1890. An unidentified family having a picnic under a large tree, ca. 1890s. A boy is sitting in the branches of the tree, and the father is sitting on a box draped with a Uni... More
Floodwaters in Kilcoy Creek, 1927. Kilcoy is in Queensland's Sunshine Coast hinterland. The town is north-west of Caboolture on the D’Aguilar Highway, just north of Lake Somerset and at the base of the Conondal... More
Misty morning at Kilcoy Creek, 1928. Kilcoy is in Queensland's Sunshine Coast hinterland. The town is north-west of Caboolture on the D’Aguilar Highway, just north of Lake Somerset and at the base of the Conond... More