Not Just a Wide Brown Land

Photographs from the collections of the State Library of New South Wales that show the variety of landscapes, architecture and people that can be found in Australia and New South Wales.
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The Valley of the Grose, ca. 1880 / photographer NSW Government Printer. From: Views on and near the Great Western Railway. http://acms.sl.nsw.gov.au/item/itemDetailPaged.aspx?itemID=913813. From the collection of the State Library of New South Wales www.sl.nsw.gov.au

The Valley of the Grose, ca. 1880 / photographer NSW Government Printer. From: Views on and near the Great Western Railway. http://acms.sl.nsw.gov.au/item/itemDetailPaged.aspx?itemID=913813. From the collection of the State Library of New South Wales www.sl.nsw.gov.au

Railway line at Bourke in flood, from Sir Edward Knox family papers, 1880-1893.  Find more information about this photograph: http://acms.sl.nsw.gov.au/item/itemDetailPaged.aspx?itemID=421796  From the collection of the State Library of New South Wales: www.sl.nsw.gov.au

Railway line at Bourke in flood, from Sir Edward Knox family papers, 1880-1893. Find more information about this photograph: http://acms.sl.nsw.gov.au/item/itemDetailPaged.aspx?itemID=421796 From the collection of the State Library of New South Wales: www.sl.nsw.gov.au

Hawkesbury flood, Windsor, 1816, artist unknown.   Find more information about this image: http://acms.sl.nsw.gov.au/item/itemDetailPaged.aspx?itemID=404920  From the collection of the State Library of New South Wales: www.sl.nsw.gov.au

Hawkesbury flood, Windsor, 1816, artist unknown. Find more information about this image: http://acms.sl.nsw.gov.au/item/itemDetailPaged.aspx?itemID=404920 From the collection of the State Library of New South Wales: www.sl.nsw.gov.au

Cascades at Prince Regent's River, Kimberley, 1821, by Phillip Parker King.   Find more information about this image: http://acms.sl.nsw.gov.au/item/itemDetailPaged.aspx?itemID=442570  From the collection of the State Library of New South Wales: www.sl.nsw.gov.au

Cascades at Prince Regent's River, Kimberley, 1821, by Phillip Parker King. Find more information about this image: http://acms.sl.nsw.gov.au/item/itemDetailPaged.aspx?itemID=442570 From the collection of the State Library of New South Wales: www.sl.nsw.gov.au

Fern trees, Mount Wilson, ca. 1888 / photographer unknown. Find more detailed information about this photographic collection: http://acms.sl.nsw.gov.au/item/itemDetailPaged.aspx?itemID=919284. From the collection of the State Library of New South Wales www.sl.nsw.gov.au

Fern trees, Mount Wilson, ca. 1888 / photographer unknown. Find more detailed information about this photographic collection: http://acms.sl.nsw.gov.au/item/itemDetailPaged.aspx?itemID=919284. From the collection of the State Library of New South Wales www.sl.nsw.gov.au

Mr and Mrs Frank Clune and author Miles Franklin (right) at Oodnadatta in South Australia.    Find more detailed information about this photograph:  http://acms.sl.nsw.gov.au/item/itemDetailPaged.aspx?itemID=431966  From the collection of the State Library of New South Wales http://www.sl.nsw.gov.au

Mr and Mrs Frank Clune and author Miles Franklin (right) at Oodnadatta in South Australia. Find more detailed information about this photograph: http://acms.sl.nsw.gov.au/item/itemDetailPaged.aspx?itemID=431966 From the collection of the State Library of New South Wales http://www.sl.nsw.gov.au

Betts Camp, near Jindabyne, N.S.W., ca. 1931.  Find more information about this photograph: http://acms.sl.nsw.gov.au/item/itemDetailPaged.aspx?itemID=390817  From the collection of the State Library of New South Wales: www.sl.nsw.gov.au

Betts Camp, near Jindabyne, N.S.W., ca. 1931. Find more information about this photograph: http://acms.sl.nsw.gov.au/item/itemDetailPaged.aspx?itemID=390817 From the collection of the State Library of New South Wales: www.sl.nsw.gov.au

First Government House, Sydney. Watercolour drawing by John Eyre, ca. 1807.  Find more information about this image: http://acms.sl.nsw.gov.au/item/itemDetailPaged.aspx?itemID=69845  From the collection of the State Library of New South Wales: www.sl.nsw.gov.au

First Government House, Sydney. Watercolour drawing by John Eyre, ca. 1807. Find more information about this image: http://acms.sl.nsw.gov.au/item/itemDetailPaged.aspx?itemID=69845 From the collection of the State Library of New South Wales: www.sl.nsw.gov.au

River bank, Bathurst (?), ca. 1815, attributed to John William Lewin.  Find more information about this image: http://acms.sl.nsw.gov.au/item/itemDetailPaged.aspx?itemID=404930  From the collection of the State Library of New South Wales: www.sl.nsw.gov.au

River bank, Bathurst (?), ca. 1815, attributed to John William Lewin. Find more information about this image: http://acms.sl.nsw.gov.au/item/itemDetailPaged.aspx?itemID=404930 From the collection of the State Library of New South Wales: www.sl.nsw.gov.au

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