Photos of Old Sydney & surrounding places.

Collection by Donna Keevers Driver

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Last horse drawn hansom cab,Sydney, 1937 Old Pictures, Old Photos, Vintage Photos, Fosse Commune, American History, American Symbols, American Women, American Indians, American Art

The last horse-drawn hansom cab in Sydney in 1937.The man is possibly Mr J. Connor and the horse is Darkwing.Powerhouse Museum.

George St,Sydney in 1880 showing the stone road paving that was once used prior to the quieter and more durable wooden lock paving.Photo from Sydney Harbour Foreshore Authority. Victoria Building, Stone Road, Botany Bay, Sydney City, Liverpool Street, Historical Architecture, Historical Pictures, Sydney Australia, The Rock

George St,Sydney in 1880 showing the stone road paving that was once used prior to the quieter and more durable wooden lock paving

Excerpt from A 1906 Bird's Eye View Of George Street: Sydney, N. (Australia, From the collection of the National Film and Sound Archive of Australia, NFSA title ID Cool Countries, Birds Eye View, Historical Pictures, Sydney Australia, South Wales, East Coast, Short Film, Old Photos, American History

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Steam tram going up Oxford Street towards Queen Street, Woollara, Sydney, Botany Bay, Sydney City, Surry Hills, Sydney Australia, Australia Photos, Oxford Street, Historical Pictures, Great Britain, Time Travel

Oxford St

Wollahra NSW. Circular Quay NSW. Whilst I was doing a project for my work, I came across these fine looking historic photos. Permission granted from the collections of the State Library of NSW and Mitchell Library.

The Strand Arcade officially opens and is described in The Sydney Mail - “The arcade is in fact one of the sights of Sydney and all strangers to Sydney make a point of going through it”. Sydney Australia, Australia Travel, Old Pictures, Old Photos, Terra Australis, Australian Photography, Botany Bay, Sydney City, Historical Images

1892: The Strand Arcade officially opens and is described in The Sydney Mail - “The arcade is in fact one of the sights of Sydney and all strangers to Sydney make a point of going through it”.

Looking South Down Princes Lane, The Rocks - Sydney, Australia, 1900 Sydney City, Sydney Harbour Bridge, The Rocks Sydney, Historical Pictures, Hotels And Resorts, Luxury Hotels, Sydney Australia, Ghost Towns, Old Photos

The Rocks, Sydney

These photos were taken in the area now known as The Rocks. Many of the street names have since changed and some areas were demolished to build the Bradfield Highway (and the Sydney Harbour Bridge). The City of Sydney Council publishes a guide to old Sydney street names which is useful in identifying many of these locations.

37 Amazing Vintage Photographs Show Street Scenes of Sydney, Australia in the Late Century Historical Romance Authors, Historical Photos, The Rocks Sydney, Victorian Street, Sydney City, Vintage Photographs, Rue, East Coast, Old Photos

Children in Street from Sydney, ca. 1885-1890 / photographed by Arthur K. Syer

Format: Photograph Find more detailed information about this photographic collection: acms.sl.nsw.gov.au/item/itemDetailPaged.aspx?itemID=442936 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

Little Essex Street, which ran from George Street up to Gloucester Street and the Ocean Wave Hotel at The Rocks. The Rocks Sydney, Gloucester Street, Essex Street, Sydney City, Historical Images, Thessaloniki, Historical Architecture, Ocean Waves, Old Photos

Little Essex Street, The Rocks

Looking up Little Essex Street towards the Ocean Wave Hotel, The Rocks [Rocks Resumption photographic survey] Dated: Year only 1901 Digital ID: 4481_a026_000190 Rights: www.records.nsw.gov.au/about-us/rights-and-permissions We'd love to hear from you if you use our photos. Many other photos in our collection are available to view and browse on our website using Photo Investigator.

George Street, Sydney c. New Zealand, Sydney, Past, Street View, Australia, In This Moment, History, City, Places

Australia pre 1980 from M&N

Australia pre 1980 from M&N