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Air raid shelter in Sydney’s Hyde Park during World War II

1 August 2014: Civil defences in World War 2

Just a few weeks ago, a relic from World War 2 was discovered at Town Hall Station. A painted sign was uncovered during recent works to upgrade the platforms the station. The sign, painted on a ste…

Milk home delivered to your home.Horse and cart of the Craig-Lea Dairy,Thornbury,Melbourne.A♥W

Milk home delivered to your home.Horse and cart of the Craig-Lea Dairy,Thornbury,Melbourne.A♥W

Milk Bar Central Railway Station Sydney 9/04/1946

[Central Railway Station, Sydney - exterior of milk bar]

[Central Railway Station, Sydney - exterior of milk bar]

Darrell Lea stand at the Royal Melbourne Show, 1954 Victoria Australia

Darrell Lea stand at the Royal Melbourne Show, 1954 Victoria Australia

Parramatta Cinema, c. 1920s, by Sam Hood

Parramatta Cinema, c. 1920s, by Sam Hood

Format: Photograph Find out more about this photographic collection: acms.sl.nsw.gov.au/item/itemDetailPaged.aspx?itemID=153778 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

Swagman on the road to Wilcannia, New South Wales, (1953, printed 1982) by Axel Poignant :: The Collection :: Art Gallery NSW

Swagman on the road to Wilcannia, New South Wales, 1953, printed 1982 by Axel Poignant

Inspired by American rural photographs taken for the Farm Security Administration from 1937, as well as the earlier realism of new photography portraiture, Axel Poignant consciously expressed what he had to say about the subject through documentary photography. Poignant had ...

Sydney's first motor ambulance - 1912 Presented by Mr Anthony Hordern proprietor of the famous Anthony Hordern's department store at Haymarket, a precinct of central Sydney, NSW. Scanned from a promotional calendar produced by the NSW Ambulance Service to commemorate its Centenary in 1995 Presented by Mr Anthony Hordern proprietor of the fa...
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Sydney's first motor ambulance - 1912

Presented by Mr Anthony Hordern proprietor of the famous Anthony Hordern's department store at Haymarket, a precinct of central Sydney, NSW. Scanned from a promotional calendar produced by the NSW Ambulance Service to commemorate its Centenary in 1995

Camelot (Horbury Hunt Mansion of Mrs White,owner of the racehorse Carbine),Camden, in south western Sydney in c1905. The house has been used in the tv drama "A Place to Call Home". Photo from Dictionary of Sydney

Camelot (Horbury Hunt mansion of Mrs White, owner of the racehorse Chester), Camden c1905

Camelot (Horbury Hunt Mansion of Mrs White,owner of the racehorse Carbine),Camden, in south western Sydney in c1905. The house has been used in the tv drama "A Place to Call Home". Photo from Dictionary of Sydney

The Big Dipper was a wooden roller coaster operating at Luna Park Sydney from 1935 until 1979. It was demolished in 1981. First constructed in 1930 to an American design, the wooden Big Dipper roller coaster was a mainstay of Luna Park Glenelg during its four years of operation. The ride was dismantled and shipped to Sydney when the Glenelg park went into voluntary liquidation in 1934, and became the biggest attraction of the newly-opened Luna Park Milsons Point

The Big Dipper was a wooden roller coaster operating at Luna Park Sydney from 1935 until 1979. It was demolished in 1981. First constructed in 1930 to an American design, the wooden Big Dipper roller coaster was a mainstay of Luna Park Glenelg during its four years of operation. The ride was dismantled and shipped to Sydney when the Glenelg park went into voluntary liquidation in 1934, and became the biggest attraction of the newly-opened Luna Park Milsons Point