Sydney, Australia - 1932 And Now
The world has evolved so rapidly over the last 100 years that it's difficult to imagine just how much things have changed during that time. Many of the world's most famous cities - like Kuala Lumpur for example, or Hong Kong - bare little resemblance to their earlier selves, and cities such as Dubai didn't even exist at all until fairly recently.
Aerial view of Sydney Harbour - the bridge is under construction
Sydney Harbour Bridge. Approaches from the Air. Dated: Digital ID: 12685_a007_a00704_8728000154rr 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.
18th March 2014. Sydney Harbour Bridge turned 82 years old..Happy Birthday "Coat Hanger" A dogman (a person who directs the operation of a crane by riding on the lifted object) during construction of the bridge.
Six Wirths' Circus elephants with their attendants and a Shetland pony crossing the Sydney Harbour Bridge for publicity, 3 April 1932 / Sam Hood
Format: glass photonegative Notes: In a publicity stunt, Wirths Circus drove six elephants led by a Shetland pony onto the Harbour Bridge soon after it opened. The toll collectors charged two pence per elephant. Find more detailed information about this photograph: acms.sl.nsw.gov.au/item/itemLarge.aspx?itemID=9971 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…
North pivot bearing for the Sydney Harbour Bridge, 1927
Format: Photographic print. Rights Info: No known restrictions on publication. Part Of: Powerhouse Museum Collection General information about the Powerhouse Museum Collection is available at www.powerhousemuseum.com/collection/database Persistent URL: www.powerhousemuseum.com/collection/database/?irn=389137 Acquisition credit line: Gift of Dorothy Stuckey, 1987
Sydney ferries building, Milson's Point Wharf, Sydney, ca. 1930s, 2 [picture].
Sydney ferries building,Milson's Point Wharf,Lower North Shore of Sydney, ca.1930s.Photo from National Library of Australia.A♥W