Sydney Old Photos

I am Sydney born and bred and love this City of mine with a passion. Old photos are always of interest to compare the then with the now.
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Unemployed man squatting and cooking in the Domain during the Great Depression, Sydney NSW, ca. 1930s

Unemployed man squatting and cooking in the Domain during the Great Depression, Sydney NSW, ca. 1930s

Conservatorium of Music in Sydney in the 1920s.

Conservatorium of Music in Sydney in the 1920s.

Victoria Barracks building,Paddington in Sydney,in 1930.Built in the Regency style of Victorian architecture between 1841 and 1849.Photo from National Library of Australia.A♥W

Victoria Barracks building,Paddington in Sydney,in 1930.Built in the Regency style of Victorian architecture between 1841 and 1849.Photo from National Library of Australia.A♥W

1900 Bubonic Plague broke out in Sydney there were fears The Rocks would be severely affected due to much of it being unsanitary. Depicted here is Kent Street being quarantined and washed down with lime wash

1900 Bubonic Plague broke out in Sydney there were fears The Rocks would be severely affected due to much of it being unsanitary. Depicted here is Kent Street being quarantined and washed down with lime wash

1949. City Watch House in Russell St. .

1949. City Watch House in Russell St. .

Caption: New South Wales Lands Department Building, Bridge Street, Sydney (NSW) Digital ID: 4481_a026_000344.jpg Date: n.d. Format: Black and white photograph Size: 30x25 cm

Caption: New South Wales Lands Department Building, Bridge Street, Sydney (NSW) Digital ID: 4481_a026_000344.jpg Date: n.d. Format: Black and white photograph Size: 30x25 cm

Old cottages at the Rocks,in Sydney in 1912. Harold Cazneaux photo.

Old cottages at the Rocks,in Sydney in 1912. Harold Cazneaux photo.

German Club,Phillip Street,Sydney in c1900-10.Photo from Dictionary of Sydney.A♥W

German Club,Phillip Street,Sydney in c1900-10.Photo from Dictionary of Sydney.A♥W

Australia Gas Light Company (AGL) on Pitt St,Haymarket,Sydney (year unknown).This was the first AGL business in Australia which started in 1841.A♥W

Australia Gas Light Company (AGL) on Pitt St,Haymarket,Sydney (year unknown).This was the first AGL business in Australia which started in 1841.A♥W

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