The original punt on the Yarra that gave Punt Road its name. Looking southeast to South Yarra, the rise of the road is unmistakable.

Melbourne & the Yarra RiverTwickenham Ferry, Twickenham Crescent, Burnley, close to where the Mac Robertson Bridge is now. Notice the cable across the river to grab and pull boats

1903: Crowds of shoppers throng Smith Street, Collingwood in the area near Foy and Gibson's. Further down the street are Treadway's drapers, the post office, T. E. Jones bootshop and The Hall. Trams go in both directions, elegantly dressed women hurry back and forth across the road and the kerbs are lined with horses and carriages. The huge Foy and Gibson shop has an elaborate facade built over its verandah and dominates the streetscape.

1903 Christmas and New Year shopping in Smith Street Fitzroy/Collingwood…

Federation 1901:  Roses Stereoscopic Views  Duke of York Celebrations, Melbourne 1901 The Citizens Arch, Bourke Street Melbourne Victoria

Federation Roses Stereoscopic Views Duke of York Celebrations, Melbourne 1901 The Citizens Arch, Bourke Street Melbourne, Victoria, Australia

Albumen print photograph of St Patrick's Cathedral, Melbourne, under construction during the 1870s. Charles Nettleton is likely to have been the photographer

Albumen print photograph of St Patrick's Cathedral, Melbourne, under construction during the Charles Nettleton is likely to have been the photographer


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