Complete destruction of House No. 1, located 3,500 feet from ground zero, by an atomic blast on March 17, 1953, at Yucca Flat at the Nevada Proving Ground. The time from the first to last picture was 2.3 seconds. The camera was completely enclosed in a 2-inch lead sheath as a protection against radiation. The only source of light was that from the bomb. In frame 1, the house is lit by the blast. By frame 2 the radiating energy has set it on fire, and the remaining frames show the rapid…

Complete destruction of a house located feet from ground zero, by an atomic blast on March at Yucca Flat at the Nevada Proving Ground.

Paddle steamers unloading wool at Bourke, NSW, photographed by George Bell (attributed), published by Kerry and Co, Sydney, 1890-1900. Powerhouse Museum collection. 85/1284-753.

Paddle steamers – one of Australia’s inland pioneering transport systems

In Cape Otway Forest ca. 1875-ca. 1938 Shows picnic in the bush, four men, one woman and a child sitting in group and another image of two women on dirt road winding through the bush. From the Series: J.H. Harvey collection.; Melbourne and country Victoria. Visit our catalogue to download a hi-res copy or find out more about this image:

in Cape Otway Forest, Victoria ca. 1875 Shows picnic in the bush, four men, one woman and a child sitting in group and another image of two women on dirt road winding through the bush.

Lawrence's Beaconsfield Hotel, St Kilda Beach Melbourne between 1900-1930 (unknown.

Lawrence's Beaconsfield Hotel, St Kilda Beach - the most popular seaside resort in Victoria! State Library of Victoria Image

Advertising card for Royal Hotel,Gosford.1 May 1889.A♥W

Advertising card for The Royal Hotel, Gosford.

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