This postcard of a snow scene in Ballarat in 1905, was sent by my grandmother to her father in Broken Hill.

This postcard of a snow scene in Ballarat in 1905, was sent by my grandmother to her father in Broken Hill.

This is a postcard showing the snow at the Ballarat Botanical Gardens in 1905, with the old Gothic fernery in the background. This was sent to my grandmother in Western Australia in c1907, by friends from Learmonth, Victoria.

This is a postcard showing the snow at the Ballarat Botanical Gardens in 1905, with the old Gothic fernery in the background. This was sent to my grandmother in Western Australia in c1907, by friends from Learmonth, Victoria.

A tram travelling up Sturt Street, Ballarat. This postcard was sent to my grandmother by her father, c.1906

A tram travelling up Sturt Street, Ballarat. This postcard was sent to my grandmother by her father, c.1906

This postcard was sent to my grandmother by the Vaughan family of Learmonth, Victoria. It shows Alison and Mollie Vaughan riding in a goat cart.

This postcard was sent to my grandmother by the Vaughan family of Learmonth, Victoria. It shows Alison and Mollie Vaughan riding in a goat cart.

This postcard was sent to my Grandmother by the Vaughan family of Learmonth, Victoria. It shows Mollie and Alison Vaughan on a horse with Jeff Courtney.

This postcard was sent to my Grandmother by the Vaughan family of Learmonth, Victoria. It shows Mollie and Alison Vaughan on a horse with Jeff Courtney.

The "Flight From Pompei", a statue at the Ballarat Botanical Gardens. This is from a card sent to my Grandmother by her brother in c.1904.

The "Flight From Pompei", a statue at the Ballarat Botanical Gardens. This is from a card sent to my Grandmother by her brother in c.1904.

Fairyland, at Lake Wendouree, Ballarat, c.1905. My grandmother sent this card to her father.

Fairyland, at Lake Wendouree, Ballarat, c.1905. My grandmother sent this card to her father.

Floral Carpet on display in March 1951, in the Alfred Hall, Ballarat, for the 1951 Ballarat Gold Centenary Celebrations.

Floral Carpet on display in March 1951, in the Alfred Hall, Ballarat, for the 1951 Ballarat Gold Centenary Celebrations.

The Ripon Hornblower originates with the wakeman of Ripon, whose job in the Middle Ages was similar of that to a mayor although he had more responsibilities in the keeping of law and order. Every day at 9:00pm the horn is blown at the four corners of the obelisk in Ripon Market. No date for this card.

The Ripon Hornblower originates with the wakeman of Ripon, whose job in the Middle Ages was similar of that to a mayor although he had more responsibilities in the keeping of law and order. Every day at 9:00pm the horn is blown at the four corners of the obelisk in Ripon Market. No date for this card.

This is the Royal Besses o' the Barn Band, probably taken for their world tours in 1906 and 1908.

This is the Royal Besses o' the Barn Band, probably taken for their world tours in 1906 and 1908.


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