Celebrating the Sydney Harbour Bridge. On the 19th of March 1932 the Sydney Harbour Bridge was officially opened. We have created a video montage showing the construction. http://www.flickr.com/photos/state-records-nsw/5545364384/

Celebrating the Sydney Harbour Bridge. On the of March Construction Fitzroy Street Arch. State Archives on flicker

"...The 89 year old lady next door said she was at the opening of the Sydney Harbor bridge and a paper took a  picture and she was in the paper. I did a search and found this picture. When I showed her she remembered and all her memories of  the day came back. She was very excited to see it as  she no longer  had a copy.  The School  was Bellmore North.The  2 girls featured are Isabella Watts on the left & Alice Walker then now Oldham  the lady next door ;80 years  ago...." via Tony Browne

Sydney Harbour Bridge Older School Children on Bridge [identified as Belmore North School children and Isabella Watts (left) & Alice Walker aged 9 (right) in the foreground] Dated:

This telegram was sent on the day the Sydney Harbour Bridge opened in 1932.  This telegram was posted on the bridge from one of the temporary Post Offices situated  at both ends of the bridge.

This telegram was sent on the day the Sydney Harbour Bridge opened in This telegram was posted on the bridge from one of the temporary Post Offices situated at both ends of the bridge.

The train ticket purchased by my grandfather on the day the Sydney Harbour Bridge opened! On the same day my grandmother (his future wife) walked across the bridge as a schoolgirl.

The train ticket purchased by my grandfather on the day the Sydney Harbour Bridge opened! On the same day my grandmother (his future wife) walked across the bridge as a schoolgirl.

Children on ferry with Sydney Harbour Bridge in background, 1961. NAA: A1500, K6521

Children on ferry with Sydney Harbour Bridge in background, NAA:

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