Depression "bread wars", corner store on Bourke & Fitzroy Streets, Surry Hills, Sydney, 21 August 1934 / Sam Hood
Note: The shop still stands, worn step included, but the area has gentrified since its slum days Format: Negative From the collections of the Mitchell Library, State Library of New South Wales www.sl.nsw.gov.au Information about photographic collections of the State Library of New South Wales: acms.sl.nsw.gov.au/search/SimpleSearch.aspx Persistent url: acms.sl.nsw.gov.au/item/itemDetailPaged.aspx?itemID=52316
Children in Sydney slums, mainly Surry Hills, Woolloomooloo, Redfern, 1949 by Ted Hood
Format: Photograph Find more detailed information about this photographic collection: acms.sl.nsw.gov.au/item/itemDetailPaged.aspx?itemID=52721 Search for more great images in the State Library's collections: acms.sl.nsw.gov.au/search/SimpleSearch.aspx From the collection of the State Library of New South Wales www.sl.nsw.gov.au
So you want to know about Surry Hills?
I posted this article on a thread about the new series of Underbelly but its such a good description of Surry Hills (well, I think it is) I thought Id put it here too. Am I allowed to do that? Crime czars haunt the Hills Frank Crook From: The Daily Telegraph April 11, 2008 12:00AM [/url] Squalor ...