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May Bradford welding part of the all Australian monoplane for the England-Australia air race, 1934 / photographed by Sam Hood – Sydney Picture

Format: Gelatin silver photonegative Notes: May Bradford was the first woman pilot to hold “A” & “B” ground engineer’s licences in Australia From the collections of the Mitchell Library, State Library of New South Wales www.sl.nsw.gov.au Information about photographic collections of the State Library of New South Wales acms.sl.nsw.gov.au/search/SimpleSearch.aspx Persistent url: acms.sl.nsw.gov.au/item/itemDetailPaged.aspx?itemID=6513 Image published by…

Mrs J Wilson and Miss Hastie winning the Ladies Double Sculls at the Pittwater Regatta – Sydney Picture

This image appears in The Sydney Mail, 4 January 1922, page 18. The caption for the image includes the following details: ‘The winners had a handicap of 15s, the distance being a mile. Mrs Hendrie and Miss Beaumont were second, and Mrs Allen and Miss K. Bolt (3s) third.’ This photo is part of the…

Eleonora de Cisneros, American contralto, as Amneris in Aida, Sydney, 1911 / May Moore – Sydney Picture

For an early recording made by Eleonora de Cisneros, go to www.youtube.com/watch?v=2jfAot0Tkgs on youtube Format: Photograph Find more detailed information about this photographic collection: acms.sl.nsw.gov.au/item/itemDetailPaged.aspx?itemID=446781 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 www.sl.nsw.gov.au Image published by State Library of New…

Woman leaping for the ferry caught by deckhand, Sydney Harbour, 1940 / possibly Pix – Sydney Picture

Format: Photograph Find more detailed information about this photographic collection: acms.sl.nsw.gov.au/item/itemDetailPaged.aspx?itemID=845476 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 www.sl.nsw.gov.au Image published by State Library of New South Wales collection on 2011-09-26 07:31:22 and used under Creative Commons license. Tagged: ,…

Eva Mylott, opera singer and paternal grandmother of Mel Gibson, ca. 1900 / J. Hubert Newman, French panel, 314 George St, late of Oxford St, Sydney – Sydney Picture

Eva Mylott, contralto and paternal grandmother of Mel Gibson, was born in 1875 at Tuross Head, N.S.W. Her family owned the whole peninsula at one time. Her father Patrick imported wines and spirits, and had ships trading from Tuross Head. He built Tuross House in the 1870’s but rented the property out in 1883 (?)…

Man and woman at Warwick Farm racecourse – Sydney Picture

Format: Glass plate negative. Rights Info: No known restrictions on publication. Repository: Thomas Lennon Photographic Collection, Powerhouse Museum www.powerhousemuseum.com/collection/database/collection=Thomas_Lennon_Photographic 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=388521 Image published by Powerhouse Museum Collection on 2009-06-10 02:18:05 and used under Creative Commons license. Tagged: ,…

Film star Helen Twelvetrees on an elephant, Taronga Park Zoo, Sydney, 1936-7 / Sam Hood – Sydney Picture

Format: Silver gelatin photograph Notes: An American actor who starred in the Australian film Thoroughbred From the collections of the Mitchell Library, State Library of New South Wales www.sl.nsw.gov.au Information about photographic collections of the State Library of New South Wales: acms.sl.nsw.gov.au/search/SimpleSearch.aspx Persistent url: acms.sl.nsw.gov.au/staff/album/albumView.aspx?itemID=823750 Image published by State Library of New South Wales collection…

Hyde Park SYD AU – Sydney Picture

Hyde Park offers peace and tranquility to all. Most importantly, camera surveillance makes it a safe place. Image published by RubyGoes on 2009-02-28 01:32:25 and used under Creative Commons license. Tagged: , TREES , PARK , GRASS , CITY , FLOWERS , BENCHES , MAN , WOMAN , BUILDINGS , HYDE PARK SYD , SHADOWS…

Racegoers at Warwick Farm racecourse – Sydney Picture

Format: Glass plate negative. Rights Info: No known restrictions on publication. Repository: Thomas Lennon Photographic Collection, Powerhouse Museum www.powerhousemuseum.com/collection/database/collection=Thomas_Lennon_Photographic 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=388541 Image published by Powerhouse Museum Collection on 2009-06-10 02:18:21 and used under Creative Commons license. Tagged: ,…

Lisa Lambe – Sydney Picture

Celtic Woman performs at Macquarie Shopping Centre, Sydney: ‘Believe’ Celtic Woman are down under in Australia to promote their current album ‘Believe’ and today they made a free public performance at Macquarie Shopping Centre. ‘Believe’ debuted at number 1 on the ARIA Classical Chart and includes some classic favourites like Bridge Over Troubled Water, Sailing,…

Eva Mylott, opera singer and paternal grandmother of Mel Gibson / The Swiss Studios, Sydney, 1902 – Sydney Picture

Eva Mylott, contralto and paternal grandmother of Mel Gibson, was born in 1875 at Tuross Head, N.S.W. Her family owned the whole peninsula at one time. Her father Patrick imported wines and spirits, and had ships trading from Tuross Head. He built Tuross House in the 1870’s but rented the property out in 1883 (?)…

Watching You – Sydney Picture

© Vincent Albanese, All Rights Reserved. Permission to reproduce or repost must be sought from the artist. Image published by Vincent Albanese on 2014-11-29 13:36:23 and used under Creative Commons license. Tagged: , Fuji , XF18mm , XPro1 , B&W , Street , People , Sydney , Spring , Protest , Look , bus ,…

Walk the line – Sydney Picture

Image published by Vincent Albanese on 2015-02-21 11:05:33 and used under Creative Commons license. Tagged: , Sydney , Australia , Fish Markets , Summer , 2015 , Chinese New Year , Fujifilm , Fuji , XPro1 , XF27mm , B&W , Lightroom , Elephant Presets , Inspired , Eye , People , Family , Woman…

Enough! I sit! – Sydney Picture

© Vincent Albanese, All Rights Reserved. Permission to reproduce or repost must be sought from the artist. Image published by Vincent Albanese on 2014-11-29 13:22:43 and used under Creative Commons license. Tagged: , Fuji , XF18mm , XPro1 , B&W , Street , People , Sydney , Spring , Protest , Look , bus ,…