Fraulein Elli Beinhorn at the opening of the William Jolly Bridge in 1932 24-year old German aviatrix Fraulein Elli Beinhorn, who was presented to the Governor, Sir John Goodwin, at the opening of the William J... More
Tennis party on a station property, ca. 1920 Public domain photograph of tennis court, tennis players, sport, free to use, no copyright restrictions image - Picryl description
Members of the Queensland women's hockey team, 1953 Members of the Queensland women's hockey team each received ₤5 today for their trip to Perth from Jess Clarke (left) on behalf of the Queensland Association. ... More
Baree Post Office Store, Mt. Morgan, ca. 1900. A group of people are standing outside the store (Joseph McGladdery) and a gentleman(James McGladdery) is mounted on a horse. The proprietor of the store at the ti... More
Paula Stafford with friends at Manly pool, ca. 1956 Paula is sitting in the lounge chair between Phyll and Jimmie McKeon. Paula's husband Beverly is standing behind her. (Description supplied with photograph). ... More
Sir Walter Jackson Cooper and Queen Elizabeth II, 1954. Public domain photograph related to Queensland, Australia, free to use, no copyright restrictions image - Picryl description
Group of tennis players, ca. 1922. Public domain photograph of tennis player, sports, free to use, no copyright restrictions image - Picryl description
Ruins of the Wills Hotel in Mackay after a fire, 1889 Fire devastated the Wills Hotel on 23 February 1889. The hotel, situated on the corner of Victoria and Sydney Streets was rebuilt and reopened for business in 1892.
Group of women and a boy on the sand at an unidentified beach, 1900-1910 Group of women sitting on the sand at an unidentified beach in the early 1900s. Their attire seems inappropriate for a day at the Queensl... More
Crowds await the arrival of the recruiting train at Wallumbilla Station Groups of school children, parents teachers and residents waiting at the Wallumbilla Station.
Afternoon in the garden, Sunnybank, ca. 1915 Gertrude, Annie Curtis and Martha Soutter (all nee Hill) in the garden of 'Coolibah', in front of a garden pavilion. Annie Curtis is resting her feet on a footstool ... More
Queen Elizabeth on the stairs of Government House, Brisbane, 1954 The Queen and Prince Philip followed by Sir John and Lady Lavarack going down to join an evening reception in the garden at Government House. Th... More
Colleen and Goldie Gray at the Ascot races, Brisbane, August 1933 Colleen and Goldie Gray, at the Ascot races on Saturday 5 August 1933. (Description supplied with photograph) For further information see: Sunda... More
Three women gazing out to sea from the foreshore at Sandgate, Brisbane, 1942 Three women, possibily a mother and her two daughters, stand on a weathered log on the Sandgate foreshore. The women wear knee length... More
Participant in the ladie's putting competition, Chelmer Links, 1903. Opening of the golf season at Chelmer Links. Mrs D. R. Eden is putting in the ladie's putting competition. Mr H. W. Apperly is scoring. (Desc... More
Joan Monument modelling a floral sundress, 1938 Joan Monument dressed in a barebacked, floral sundress, posing in front of a rack of dresses.
Four women attending the Mater Hospital Fete, Brisbane, 1939 Joan Casey, Eileen Woods, Joan McCahon and Gabrielle Kelly at the Mater Hospital Fete, Brisbane, 1939. For accompanying story, see the Truth, 18 Nove... More
Nancy Tomkins and Pattie Crouch, looking glamorous at Ascot races, Brisbane, August 1939 Nancy (now Mrs Gilbert) was visiting the Exhibition Raceday from Goondiwindi and Pattie (now Mrs W. Hamilton Hart) was fr... More
Members of the Brisbane Choir, ca. 1925. Public domain photograph - 20th century group portrait, free to use, no copyright restrictions image - Picryl description
Two women dressed for a game of tennis, 1890-1900 Two women dressed for a game of tennis. Both wear dark skirts and light coloured blouses with puffed sleeves. The woman on the left has a turned-down collar wit... More
Woman in a distinctive outfit, posing for a studio portrait , 1890-1900 A woman poses for a studio portrait wearing a distinctive outfit. She is wearing a blouse constructed from a bold, large-checked fabric, w... More
Australia's Governor-General, Lord Stonehaven with Queensland's Governor and guests, ca. 1927 Standing from left : Neil Cambell: Liggatt; Enid Campbell; C. Wollf. Seated from left:Lady Stonehaven; Australia's G... More
Tennis party at Bostock's in Ipswich, ca. 1895. Public domain photograph - group portrait, 19th century, free to use, no copyright restrictions image - Picryl description
Afternoon tea in the garden, Gympie, ca. 1907 Tea in grand style in the garden of a Gympie resident. A man and five women are formally dressed and the women are wearing fashionable hats. The hostess is holding ... More
Tansportation of people and luggage in Winton, ca. 1918. The Winton - Longreach Mail Service 1918 -1921, owned by Messrs Wilkinson Brothers, Winton. The vehicle is a 1918 - 1919 Hudson. The straps supporting l... More
Possibly the official opening of the new rail link between Pittsworth and Millmerran, 1911 Pittsworth was connected to Toowoomba by rail in September 1887. An extension from Pittsworth to Millmerran was constru... More
Grovely Kindergarten around 1929. Public domain photograph - Australian children, free to use, no copyright restrictions image - Picryl description
Eileen Murphy and friend posing with their golf clubs, Brisbane, 1939 Caption: A post-mortem doesn't worry Eileen Murphy after a sweepstakes event at the Park. You can tell by her smile that she was hitting 'em... More
Flapper in a 1929 Chrysler 75 roadster A 1929 Chrysler 75 model roadster, probably fully imported. The model number 75 was the guaranteed top speed by the factory, ie. 75 miles per hour.This speed was very fast... More
Two women dressed for work, 1940-1950. Woman on the right is Noela Coleman and the other woman is Dorothy Warfield.They are both dressed in practical daywear consisting of dark, high-heeled shoes, stockings, ha... More
Grehan family of Swan Creek, January 1905 Public domain photograph related to Queensland, Australia, free to use, no copyright restrictions image - Picryl description
Close-up portrait of a young woman, showing the detail of her outfit, 1900-1910 Head and shoulders portrait of a young woman, showing in detail the ribbon and brocade trim on her collar and yoke. She is also we... More
Maggie Donnollan, ca. 1880. Dark coloured, tightly-fitted gown with inserts of moire silk. The front of the bodice is enhanced with small covered buttons. Miss Donnollan later became Mrs Doorty.
First flight of the aircraft, Star of Townsville on arrival at Townsville, 31 March 1930. Avro Ten aircraft VH-UNJ at Townsville. Large number of people gathering to greet the aircraft on its first flight. (Des... More
1924 Buick tourer at Tamborine Mountain. A Buick 24-Four tourer, powered by a four cylinder, 35 bhp engine. 1924 was the last year Buick produced a four cylinder car until 1980. The body work was probably produ... More
Attree family portrait, Toowoomba, 1940. Pictured from left: Dale Attree, Alma Grace Attree, Donald James Cecil Attree and James Sirsa Attree. The portrait was taken just before James Attree left for service in... More
Tennis players gathered on a court, ca. 1925. Public domain photograph of tennis court, tennis players, sport, free to use, no copyright restrictions image - Picryl description
Private tennis party at Dalby, 1928. Public domain photograph of tennis court, tennis players, sport, free to use, no copyright restrictions image - Picryl description
Exchanging jokes at Ascot racetrack, Brisbane, August 1920 Prince of Wales and a group of young socialites enjoying a chat at the racetrack.
Mrs Blackburne at the Doomben race meeting, 1940 Smartest toilette seen at yesterday's Doomben meeting was worn by atttractive Mrs Blackburne, a study in Robin Hood green with imitation fruit trimmings on her f... More
Parade of RAAF recruits through Queen Street, Brisbane, August 1940. Recruits are being feted with confetti and streamers by people in the crowd before leaving for the south for their training. Ladies are watch... More
Fowler Family Biggenden Portrait of the Fowler family who were early settlers of Biggenden. Mr and Mrs Fowler are sitting with their children on the steps of their home.
Daughters of James Semple Kerr. Margaret Kerr at the back of the photograph. Mary Kerr in the front of the picture. Mrs. Annie Smith (nee Kerr) and Agnes Kerr.
Family posing outside a large log framed house at To Kalon property, near Ingham, ca. 1881 Homestead has a thatched roof and very large log support poles. There is an upstairs area which has been lined with wea... More
View of the Brisbane River from Bowen Terrace, Brisbane Young woman with a Gibson girl hair style is posing with a decorative frame of a view of Brisbane. She is wearing a spotted voile dress. The main view is ... More
Illustrated front cover from The Queenslander, 15 November 1934. Public domain photo of drawing, 20th century, free to use, no copyright restrictions image - Picryl description.
Couple with a motor vehicle outside a house in Christian Street, Clayfield, ca. 1934 Christian Street, Clayfield, outside Thorpes. (Description supplied with photograph).
Timber worker sisters from the Lynch family, pictured with Jim Hunter on his paint pony, ca. 1900 Four Lynch sisters, well known timber workers in the Kingaroy district, who carried out timber contracts with ab... More
Ruthenberg Family Ruthenberg family from left : Mrs Dance (nee Ruthenberg) born 1877, Mrs Ivy Boughen with child Ida Boughen, and Mrs Ruthenberg (senior). (Description supplied with photograph).
Attendants from the Persse - Parry-Okeden wedding in the gardens of Delamore, Kedron, Brisbane, 1907. The bridesmaids and groomsmen from the Persse - Parry-Okeden wedding in the gardens of Delamore at Kedron, i... More
Mrs James Hamilton, post mistress at Chermside, ca. 1892 Mrs. James Hamilton, dressed in a black gown, standing on the steps of a timber cottage. She is accompanied by a pinafore- clad child. The post office is... More
Dancing at Cloudland, Bowen Hills, Brisbane, ca. 1948 A photographic momento of one couple's night out at Cloudland. Cloudland was the ballroom in Luna Park situated on Boyd Street, Bowen Hills. It was opened 2... More
Mrs. Andrew Crooke on the S.S. Orungal, 1939. Newlywed Mrs. Andrew Crooke photographed aboard the S. S. Orungal during her honeymoon in 1939. Mrs. Crooke is wearing a dark dress adorned with fresh flowers and s... More
Elderly woman, possibly dressed in mourning clothes, 1890-1900 Mrs. Haskins Snr., early Redcliffe pioneer. (Description supplied with photograph). Mrs. Haskins is wearing a dark coloured skirt, jacket, gloves a... More
Family group standing in front of a Brisbane residence, ca. 1940 Three women and a child, all wearing hats, standing in front of the house known as The Cedars in Lansdown Street, Wilston. The house is in the Qu... More
Henry and Pearl Bates' Wedding Day,1923. Public domain photograph related to Queensland, Australia, free to use, no copyright restrictions image - Picryl description
Tea in the garden at Tir-Na-H-Ouge, in the Blackall district, ca. 1905 Group of elegantly dressed men and women, accompanied by a dog, taking tea in the garden.
Family posing for a portrait, 1900-1910. Large family (of mostly girls) posing for a photograph in the early 1900s. Many of the family members are wearing outfits made from tartan.
Mrs Rosina Palmer and Miss Carandini. Public domain photograph of 19th-century fashion design, dress catalog, free to use, no copyright restrictions image - Picryl description
Enjoying the sunshine on the deck of the Orient Steam Navigation Co. liner 'Orion' at Brisbane. Miss M. Carne is dressed in shorts, halter top, pith helmet and sandals, enjoying the view from the deck. She is s... More
Robert Jarrot and family, Gindie State Farm, Emerald district, 1903 Robert Jarrot is seated front left and his wife seated on the right. There are seven children grouped around them.
Canungra ladies cricket team, ca. 1908. Back row includes: Elizabeth Colvin, Miss Monagham and Ruth Lawton. (Description supplied with photograph) Photographed at the Sports Grounds.
Wedding of Michael J. Londy and Angela C. Kalokerinos, Toowoomba, 1932. Greek Wedding : Front Row L. R. Jim Kentrotis, Maria C. Londy, Esther C. Londy on her lap, George H. Londy (sitting on floor), Esther J. L... More
Men and women at a polling booth on Adelaide Street in Brisbane, 1907. Men and women at the Drill Grounds, known as Polling Booth North in Brisbane during the State Elections in May 1907. Officials in uniforms ... More
Queen Elizabeth taking the Royal Salute, Brisbane, 1954 Next to Queen Elizabeth stands HRH Prince Phillip, and behind stands the Governor of Queensland, Sir John Dudley Lavarack.
Mother and children infront of a late 1930s motor vehicle (similar to a 1938 Ford Model 81A Deluxe), Mungar Junction, 1951 A mother and three children infront of a parked car at the side of a dirt road.
Federal Steam Navigation Co's 5,474 GRT cargo ship Sussex berthed at Jetty Wharf, Townsville, Queensland in 1903 to load frozen meat. The ship's crew are near the anchor at her stern with an unidentified woman ... More