Australia's First World War nurses. More than 2,000 Australian Army nurses and some 300 nurses from other organisations, including hosp[ital and the Australian Red Cross  served  overseas in field hospitals and medical stations.  Many were wounded, and 25 were killed. Some 388 nurses were decorated, including seven Military Medals awarded for courage under fire. - Courtesy Australian War Memorial AWM HO 2385

Australia's supplied more than Australian Army nurses and some 300 nurses from other organizations, including hospital and the Australian Red Cross served overseas in field hospitals and medical stations.

This kind of housing once dominated inner-city suburbs like Fitzroy, Collingwood and Richmond.

This kind of housing once dominated inner-city suburbs like Fitzroy, Collingwood and Richmond, Australia

David Jones building in Sydney decorated for the visit of H.R.H. the Prince of Wales, June - July 1920

David Jones building in Sydney decorated for the visit of H. the Prince of Wales, June - July 1920

Sydney Opera House construction progress from Unilever House roof shows Hornibrook cranes, July 1964. Max Dupain photo.

Sydney Opera House construction progress from Unilever House roof shows Hornibrook cranes, July Max Dupain photo.

The Queen Victoria Building, ca. 1905

Images of Australia: the Tyrrell Collection of photographs of Australia's history Queen Victoria Building, Sydney

Residents and volunteers armed with green branches against bushfire, c. 1920s by Sam Hood by State Library of New South Wales collection, via Flickr

Residents and volunteers armed with green branches against bushfire, c. by Sam Hood by State Library of New South Wales collection.

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