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Queensland (state)

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Subject Source: Local sources

Found in 385 Collections and/or Records:

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Official programme of Royal Visit to Queensland, 1954

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Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/RCMS 320/1/22
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
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Old and New Brisbane: 2 sets of eight views each Left views- Brisbane in 1860. Right views-Brisbane in 1886, 1860 - 1866

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Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/Y3085E/46
Scope and Contents Prints A and B are attached to one another, C-H are generally in fair condition. The photographs illustrate the substantial development that had taken place during the interval. They were possibly taken by Percy Ricardo who exhibited photographs of Brisbane at the Colonial and Indian Exhibitions of 1858, 1862 and 1885 (Class 5 No. 21).C (i) The town in 1860225 x 170 mm. Looking towards the river. Little industry is apparent, although the area is starting to be built upC...
Dates: 1860 - 1866
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On the banks of the Barron River at Kuranda, 1910

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Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/Fisher 29/7554
Scope and Contents

Landscape format. North Queensland. [Wide shore with river and trees on the far side].

Dates: 1910
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On the road to Barron Falls, Queensland, 1900 - 1940

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Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/Y308H(LS)/10
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Orchard, Queensland Agricultural College, Gatton, 1910

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Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/Y3085O/19
Scope and Contents

200 x 150 mm. Showing various fruit trees growing in rows.

Dates: 1910
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Our beautiful bush, 1913

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Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/Y3085R/3
Scope and Contents

265 x 215 mm. A riverside view with trees, in an unspecified location.

Dates: 1913
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Outside store at Yungaburra, 1910

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Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/Fisher 29/7582
Scope and Contents

Packhorses loaded for the railway camp. [View of '...Williams' Estate General Store' and others further down the street].

Dates: 1910
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Packhorses outside store at Yungaburra, North Queensland, 1910

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Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/Fisher 29/7580
Scope and Contents

[Packhorses under trees].

Dates: 1910
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Palmerin Street, 1885

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Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/Y3085D/17
Scope and Contents

195 x 145 mm. A view of the street showing more shops than are visible in Y3085D/4, including ‘Brown and Wilson’, ‘Apothecaries Hall’, ‘Warwick Argus’ and ‘Government Auctioneer’. With numerous bystanders posing on the pavement.

Dates: 1885
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Palmerin Street, Warwick, 1885

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Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/Y3085D/4
Scope and Contents

195 x 145 mm. A general view down this wide shopping street, unpaved except for the gutter and pavement. Shop in far left is ‘D & C Hayes, Flour Stores’. Third building on right ‘J. Horwitz and Co’. Caption on print states ‘Street view, Warwick’. For another view of the street see Y3085D/17.

Dates: 1885
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Papers on North Queensland exploration

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Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/RCMS 293
Dates: 1862 - 1879
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Parliament House, Brisbane, 1886

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Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/Y3085E/2
Scope and Contents

225 x 180 mm. A similar photograph to C3085C/4, although a slightly different angle. In the time lapse between the two pictures, the road has been surfaced, there are telegraph poles, and the street is lit by gas. A horse no longer browses in front of the main entrance to the building. The extensions to the building have not yet, however, been started.

Dates: 1886
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Parliament Houses, 1873

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Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/Y3085B/8
Scope and Contents

227 x 175 mm. A three-quarters front view of the Parliament above the Botanical gardens. This photograph shows the House before the additions which made the frontage one side of a rectangular building.

Dates: 1873
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Peaches and apricots, Hermitage State Farm, Darling Downs, 1910

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Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/Y3085O/15
Scope and Contents

200 x 150 mm. Photograph looking down a row of peach trees.

Dates: 1910
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Peeps in sunny Queensland

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Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/Y3085R
Dates: 1913
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Photographic views: Queensland

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Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/Y3085E
Dates: 1860 - 1886
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Photographs of Malaya, 1936 - 1940

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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
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Photographs of Queensland agriculture

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Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/Y3085L
Dates: 1890 - 1908
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Photographs of Queensland agriculture, industry and scenery circa 1910, 1910

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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
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Photographs of Victoria

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Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/Y3087D
Dates: 1885 - 1901
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Picnic Point, Main Range, 1886

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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
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Pine scrub, Bunya Mountains, 1910

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

150 x 200 mm. View looking across forested treetops.

Dates: 1910
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Pineapples for market, Woombye, north coastline, 1910

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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
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Pineapples: Mr Windham's plantation, 1910

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

[Mr Windham with a pineaple in his hand].

Dates: 1910
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Planting sugar cane, 1900 - 1940

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