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Parramatta High School on the Great Western Hwy,Parramatta in in school was the first co-educational school in the Sydney metropolitan area and was previously a selective high school. Beautiful Houses Interior, Beautiful Homes, Matching Paint Colors, Discount Bedroom Furniture, Old Things, Things To Come, Modern Home Furniture, Areas Of Life, Paint Stripes

Parramatta High School on the Great Western Hwy,Parramatta in 1922.Established in 1913,the school was the first co-educational school in the Sydney metropolitan area and was previously a selective high school. 🌹

This photograph from September 1901 depicts Argyle Street in The Rocks. The images highlights the most dilapidated buildings and filthy laneways, to support the Government's case for redevelopment. The Rocks Sydney, Argyle Street, Australian Photography, Sydney City, Historical Images, View Image, Continents, Old Photos, Tourism

Gallery: The plague in historical Sydney - Australian Geographic

Sydney's oldest district is steeped in history - but the story behind its evolution is as rocky as the streets.

Trams were once a common sight in Sydney. Old Pictures, Old Photos, Wynyard Station, Sydney City, Long Time Friends, Historical Images, Sydney Australia, Aerial View, Travel Posters

Revealed: Sydney trams make a comeback

TRAMS will become a major part of Sydney's commute again, the O'Farrell government will announce in its long-awaited final transport plan for the state.

The stables behind 42 Francis St, Glebe.This was in the designated Quarantine Area. Time In Sydney, Sydney City, Gloucester Street, Building Drawing, As Time Goes By, Historical Images, History Photos, Historical Architecture, Sydney Australia

Stables at rear of No 42 Francis St,Glebe,in inner Sydney in 1900. •State Library of NSW• 🌹

Terraces on Irving St, Chippendale in inner Sydney in Built Environment, Blue Mountain, Historical Pictures, Terraces, City Buildings, Back In The Day, East Coast, Old Photos, Worlds Largest

Terraces on Irving Street, Chippendale 1908

Terraces on Irving St, Chippendale in inner Sydney in 1908.

Manly Gas Works and Quarantine anchorage in the Northern Beaches region of Sydney during WWl.      Manly Beach, North Shore, Aerial View, Historical Photos, Geography, Old Photos, Fresh Water, Liverpool, Sydney

Manly Gas Works and Quarantine anchorage in the Northern Beaches region of Sydney during WWl.

James Meehan’s Home, Macquarie Fields House in Glenfield in southwestern Sydney (year unknown).  Camden, Back In The Day, Historical Photos, Wonderful Places, Genealogy, Old Photos, Fields, Sydney, Past

James Meehan’s Home, Macquarie Fields House in Glenfield in southwestern Sydney (year unknown).

The Shakespeare Room is located in the Mitchell Wing of the State Library of NSW, looking over Shakespeare Place in 1942.Designed in the style of the Tudor period.Its plaster ceiling is modelled on Cardinal Wolsey’s closet at Hampton Court Palace.The intricate design of the ceiling and the frieze features Prince of Wales feathers,Tudor roses, rosettes,mermen and mermaids,dolphins,vases and fleurs-de-lis. •Sam Hood• 🌹 Sydney City, Library Wedding, Hampton Court, History Teachers, Green Wedding, Historical Sites, Colleges, Victorian Homes, Tudor

The Shakespeare Room is located in the Mitchell Wing of the State Library of NSW, looking over Shakespeare Place in 1942.Designed in the style of the Tudor period.Its plaster ceiling is modelled on Cardinal Wolsey’s closet at Hampton Court Palace.The intricate design of the ceiling and the frieze features Prince of Wales feathers,Tudor roses, rosettes,mermen and mermaids,dolphins,vases and fleurs-de-lis. •Sam Hood• 🌹

Wet night on Hunter St,Sydney in January Time In Sydney, Rainy Days, Historical Photos, Old Photos, Over The Years, New York Skyline, Australia, Memories, Darkness

Wet night on Hunter St,Sydney in January 1950.•Fairfax Archives• 🌹

Quarantine Station gates at North Heads,Manly,in the Northern Beaches region of Sydney in Time In Sydney, Historical Images, North Shore, Ancestry, Old Photos, Gates, Beaches, Sailing, Lost

Quarantine Station gates in Manly,in the Northern Beaches region of Sydney in 1930.

Martin Place in Sydney in Roaring Twenties, The Twenties, Wall Street, Street View, Sydney Area, Penal Colony, Blue Mountain, Historical Photos, East Coast

Martin Place in Sydney in 1923. •Harold Cazneaux• •National Library of Australia•

Australian Mutual Provident Society on 87 Pitt St,Sydney, between 1873 and National Library Australia Time In Sydney, Union Jack, Over The Years, Photo Art, Past, Sailing, Australia, History, City

Australian Mutual Provident Society at 87 Pitt St,Sydney in the 1870s.Demolished 1912. •National Library of Australia•