Everyone will remember this image from class. The Esplanade, Coogee, early 1900s. Coogee was connected by electric tram to the city in 1902, guaranteeing the suburb's success as a seaside resort - Images of Australia: the Tyrrell Collection of photographs of Australia's history
6. FROM THE BRITISH WAR OFFICE ~ NO ACCOLADE OF APPRECIATION; NO COMPLIMENT, GRATITUDE, RECOGNITION, ACKNOWLEDGMENT OR CITATION: The Times stated that a failure to recognise a defence widely acknowledged as one of the most heroic acts in the war would be a slight to the colonies, but the dispassionate war office staunchly remained adamant and steadfastly refused, despite formal requests from the Australian Government... More
Format: Glass plate negative. Rights Info: No known restrictions on publication. Repository: Tyrrell Photographic Collection, Powerhouse Museum www.powerhousemuseum.com/collection/database/collection=The_Tyrrell_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=30912 Acquisition credit line…
Spreepark PlanterWald: Many deteriorating theme parks are hidden behind security barriers, or camouflaged with faux facades in an effort to pretend that they do not exist. But this particularly fantastic place, Spreepark PlanterWald, is "hidden in plain view". It is located smack in the middle of a major European city - Berlin - close to the much-visited Treptower Park.