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The Oldest Living Organism on Earth – Ancient Bristlecone Pine Forest, White Mountains, California
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Aerial shots of Circular Quay 1920s > 1962 > c2013 [1920s: Taken from the book "A Pictorial History Old Sydney Way Back When" by Ian Collis 1962: National Library of Australia 2013: industry.nsw.gov.au By Curt Flood]

Aerial shots of Circular Quay 1920s > 1962 > c2013 [1920s: Taken from the book "A Pictorial History Old Sydney Way Back When" by Ian Collis 1962: National Library of Australia 2013: industry.nsw.gov.au By Curt Flood]

Construction of Sydney Harbour Bridge, January 1930.
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Look how lovely George Street looks in this photo, c1910-1920. Hats & carriages always add romance don't they! #sydney #cityofsydneyarchives #history #archives
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History - City of Sydney

Look how lovely George Street looks in this photo, c1910-1920. Hats & carriages always add romance don't they! #sydney #cityofsydneyarchives #history #archives

1900: The Queen Victoria Markets, along George St. #QVB #Sydney
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QVB and Sydney’s Favourite Icons

1900: The Queen Victoria Markets, along George St. #QVB #Sydney

A bustling wharf and dock at Circular Quay circa 1900. How magnificent is the steamer! On the left is the Goldsbrough Mort & Co Ltd wool store and at the centre is Customs House on Alfred Street.
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History - City of Sydney

A bustling wharf and dock at Circular Quay circa 1900. How magnificent is the steamer! On the left is the Goldsbrough Mort & Co Ltd wool store and at the centre is Customs House on Alfred Street.

Stonemasons at work carving gargoyles during the construction of Sydney University in 1858.Photo from Josef Lebovic Gallery.A♥W
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Stonemasons at work carving gargoyles during the construction of Sydney University in 1858.Photo from Josef Lebovic Gallery.A♥W

Gothic arches of the No.1 Mortuary Railway Station, Rookwood Cemetery (NSW)
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No.1 Mortuary Railway Station, Rookwood Cemetery (NSW)

Title: No.1 Mortuary Railway Station, Rookwood Cemetery (NSW) Dated: No date Digital ID: 17420_a014_a014000310 Rights: No known copyright restrictions www.records.nsw.gov.au/about-us/rights-and-permissions We'd love to hear from you if you use our photos/documents. Many other photos in our collection are available to view and browse on our website using Photo Investigator.

© Harold Cazneaux, Pyrmont Marshalling Yards, Sydney, 1910. On rails, steam, train, smoke, railway, tracks, history, photograph, photo b/w.
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Harold Cazneaux (1878 – 1953): Австралийский пикториализм

Harold Cazneaux, Pergola Pattern, Cazneauxs daughter, 1931 Harold Cazneaux, Portrait in sunshine (Patricia Minchin), 1931 Harold Cazneaux, A By-way to Lower George Street, Sydney, c. 1906 Harold Cazneaux, A Sydney Waterfront aka Faithful Submission, Sydney, 1918…

The Corso at Manly, on Sydneys northern beaches ca.1900, Photo shared by the State Library of Victoria. v@e
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Corso, Manly, near Sydney [picture] , State Library of Victoria

inscribed on verso: photo services club northcote house reiby place sydney nsw. 10th june 1932. taken about 1900 (no negatives kept).

View along Arden Street, Coogee Beach in Sydney, showing the single Tram track and terminus loop in 1960's. v@e
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View along Arden Street, Coogee Beach in Sydney, showing the single Tram track and terminus loop in 1960's. v@e

Construction of the Sydney Opera House's sails in 1966. •Fairfax Archives•

Construction of the Sydney Opera House's sails in 1966. •Fairfax Archives•

Circular Quay in Sydney in 1877.Photo from National Library of Australia.A♥W
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Circular Quay in Sydney in 1877.Photo from National Library of Australia.A♥W

Coogee Beach south of Sydney (Photo undated). v@e.
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Coogee Beach south of Sydney (Photo undated). v@e.

Angel Place, Sydney @ Dusk

Angel Place, Sydney - great place for a wander and a tipple

Angel Place, Sydney @ Dusk