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Queensland (state)

 Subject
Subject Source: Local sources

Found in 395 Collections and/or Records:

 Fonds

Photographic views: Queensland

 Fonds
Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/Y3085E
Dates: 1860 - 1886
 Series

Photographs of Malaya, 1936 - 1940

 Series
Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/RCMS 107/1
Scope and Contents

There are four main sets of photographs: jungle-dwelling Sakai men, a beach at Port Dickson, the Buckleys' bungalow at Swettenham Road, Kuala Lumpur, where they lived 1937-1940, and the Cameron Hills. These are followed by a number of individual photographs dating from the Buckleys' time in Malaya, with one taken in Australia. All of the photographs are in black-and-white.

Dates: 1936 - 1940
 Fonds

Photographs of Queensland agriculture

 Fonds
Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/Y3085L
Dates: 1890 - 1908
 File

Photographs of Queensland agriculture, industry and scenery circa 1910, 1910

 File
Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/Y3085O
Scope and Contents

Contains loose photographs, taken by the Brisbane Department of Agriculture and Stock to illustrate the industry and countryside of Queensland. Accompanied by a typed checklist dated 8 June 1910, from the Department of Agriculture and Stock, and listing 111 photographs, 47 of which are missing. Captions from the checklist have been copied onto backs of prints in blue crayon, and each print is stamped on reverse 'Department of Agriculture and Stock'.

Dates: 1910
 Fonds

Photographs of Victoria

 Fonds
Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/Y3087D
Dates: 1885 - 1901
 Item

Picnic Point, Main Range, 1886

 Item
Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/Y3085E/30
Scope and Contents

280 x 225 mm. A view across wooded hills. Picnic Point is a mountain near Toowoomba, due west of Brisbane.

Dates: 1886
 Item

Pine scrub, Bunya Mountains, 1910

 Item
Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/Y3085O/45
Scope and Contents

150 x 200 mm. View looking across forested treetops.

Dates: 1910
 Item

Pineapples for market, Woombye, north coastline, 1910

 Item
Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/Y3085O/11
Scope and Contents

200 x 150 mm. Photograph showing a pile of ripe pineapples, with boxes behind.

Dates: 1910
 Item

Pineapples: Mr Windham's plantation, 1910

 Item
Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/Fisher 29/7569
Scope and Contents

[Mr Windham with a pineaple in his hand].

Dates: 1910
 Item

Planting sugar cane, 1900 - 1940

 Item
Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/Y308H(LS)/15
 Item

Port Gladstone, Queensland, 1910

 Item
Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/Fisher 29/7530
Scope and Contents

Landscape format. [Showing wharf, with shed and railway trucks seen in 7528A and 7529 but from a distance and possibly from the ship] .

Dates: 1910
 Fonds

Port of Brisbane

 Fonds
Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/Y3085W
Dates: 1983
 Item

Post and Telegraph Offices, Brisbane-Front, 1886

 Item
Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/Y3085E/6
Scope and Contents

195 x 130 mm. The same building as photographed in Y3085C/10, but with an identical extension on the right of the picture, built in the intervening period. With a horse and cart in front of the building.

Dates: 1886
 Item

Post Office, Brisbane-Front, 1866

 Item
Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/Y3085E/5
Scope and Contents

232 x 160 mm. A view of the new Post Office. The post office in Y3085C/10 is now the Post and Telegraph Offices. Built by John Petrie, the first mayor of Brisbane, the Post Office was completed in October 1872.

Dates: 1866
 File

Programme of Royal Visit to Queensland, 1954

 File
Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/RCMS 320/1/23
Scope and Contents From the Series:

Programmes, guides, journals and one map relating to the Royal Visits to Jamaica, Fiji, New Zealand, Australia, Ceylon, Aden, Uganda, Malta and Gibraltar. There is also a report of Barclays Bank D.C.O. Much of the material relates to the tour of Australia.

Dates: 1954
 Item

Properly pruned coffee tree : Java type, 1910

 Item
Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/Fisher 29/7552
Scope and Contents

Kamerunga Nursery

Dates: 1910
 Item

Pruning coffee at Mr Street's plantation Kuranda, 1910

 Item
Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/Fisher 29/7555
Scope and Contents

North Queensland.

Dates: 1910
 Item

Pumpkins, Roma State Farm, 1910

 Item
Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/Y3085O/37
Scope and Contents

200 x 150 mm. Showing ripe, harvested pumpkins under a rough thatched barn.

Dates: 1910
 Item

Queen Street, Brisbane-from Albert Street., 1886

 Item
Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/Y3085E/24
Scope and Contents

235 x 185 mm. A view of the street showing numerous pony traps and a stage coach on the right. This end of the street shows the tram lines, with a horse-drawn tram at the crown of the hill. Queen Street was the first thoroughfare in Brisbane to have tramways; the work was started in January 1885 and opened for general on traffic 12th August.

Dates: 1886
 Item

Queen Street, Brisbane, looking South, 1886

 Item
Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/Y3085E/20
Scope and Contents

235 x 185 mm. A view down the hill along Queen Street, showing various shops (including a ‘Lithographers and bookbinders’ on the left) and with various kinds of horse carts and traps on the road including what were known as ‘Molly Maguires’, small two wheeled traps, with the seat set axle-wise.

Dates: 1886
 Sub-Series

Queensland

 Sub-Series
Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/PC Queensland/1-56
Scope and Contents From the Sub-Series:

Postcards showing views in Queensland.

 Series

Queensland, 1900

 Series
Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/PC Queensland/57-99
Scope and Contents

Coloured and monochrome postcards, including six which were sent by The Royal Geographical Society of Australia, advertising monthly meetings (60-65).

Dates: 1900
 Sub-Series

Queensland, 1890 - 1900

 Sub-Series
Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/PC Queensland/119-151
Scope and Contents

Colour and black and white postcards, mainly of Queensland, including birds and animals of Australia.

Dates: 1890 - 1900
 Sub-Series

Queensland, 1890 - 1910

 Sub-Series
Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/PC Queensland
Scope and Contents

Postcards showing views in Queensland.

Dates: 1890 - 1910
 File

Queensland, 1954 - 1991

 File
Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/ARCS/8/2/38
Scope and Contents From the Sub-Series:

These files include annual reports, accompanied in some cases by explanatory letters, reports of annual general meetings, statements of accounts and other papers.

Dates: 1954 - 1991