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402160
  • Title
    Views of Old Sydney
  • Call number
    DL PXX 65
  • Level of description
    fonds
  • Date

    ca.1870-1890 (includes copies of earlier drawings)
  • Type of material
  • Reference code
    402160
  • Physical Description
    Albums - 1 album (123 albumen photoprints) - 46 x 32 x 10 cm.
  • Scope and Content
    Copies (Nos. 1-27) of pencil drawings by John Rae.
    1. Harbour of Port Jackson, Sydney in 1842
    2. Entrance to the Domain, Sydney in 1842
    3. Millers Point, Sydney in 1842
    4. George St looking north, Sydney in 1842
    5. Old South Head Road, Sydney in 1842
    6. George St looking south, Sydney in 1842
    7. George St looking north, Sydney in 1842
    8. Old Barracks Wynyard Square, Sydney in 1842
    9. Hyde Park Barracks & Mint, Sydney in 1842
    10. York St looking north, Sydney in 1842
    11. Govt House & Macquarie St, Sydney in 1842
    12. Macquarie St through Hyde Park, Sydney 1842
    13. Lyons Terrace & Hyde Park, Sydney in 1842
    14. St James' Church & Supreme Court, Sydney in 1842
    15. Old South Head Road, Sydney in 1842
    16. Darling Point, Sydney in 1842
    17. St Mary's & Hyde Park, Sydney in 1842
    18. Continuation of South Head Road, Woolloomooloo Bay, Sydney in 1842
    19. Hyde Park, Sydney in 1842
    20. York St looking south, Sydney in 1842
    21. York St looking south, Sydney in 1842
    22. Rushcutters Bay, Sydney in 1842
    23. Stables of Lyons Terrace, Sydney in 1842
    24. Hyde Park, Sydney in 1842
    25. Lyons Terrace Hyde Park, Sydney in 1842
    26. Bent St, Sydney in 1842
    27. Turning of the Turf of the First Australian Railway, Sydney July 3rd 1850
    28. The Heads of Some Sydney Notabilities when Sir Wm. T. Denison was Governor 1855-1861 / photographed by Freeman [see Sydney Morning Herald 9 December 1857, p.5e]

    The following photographs (Nos. 29-38) are copies of original drawings:
    29. [Key to painting at No.30]
    30. A View of Sydney Cove, New South Wales / [Edward Dayes, 1802]
    31. Sydney Cove / J. S. Prout 1848
    32. A View of the Town of Sydney in the Colony of New South Wales / [W. S. Blake, 1802]
    33. Sydney from East Side of Cove - published 1810 / [John Eyre, ca. 1808]
    34. Sydney from East Side of Cove - published 1810 / [John Eyre, ca. 1808]
    35. Sydney from West Side of Cove - published 1810 / [John Eyre, ca. 1808]
    36. Sydney from West Side of Cove - published 1810 / [John Eyre, ca. 1808]
    37. Sydney - East from Windmill Hill - published 1823 / [Major Taylor]
    38. Sydney - South from Windmill Hill - published 1823 / [Major Taylor]
    39. [Panorama of Farm Cove from Government House ca.1879]
    40. [Panorama of Farm Cove from Government House ca.1879]
    41. [Macquarie St from Government House ca.1879]
    42. Sydney International Exhibition [1879]
    43. [Sydney Cove and Dawes Point ca.1879]
    44. [Sydney Cove ca.1879]
    45. Botanic Gardens [and Garden Palace ca.1879]
    46. The Garden Palace, Sydney N. S. Wales [ca.1879]
    47. Botanic Gardens [and Garden Palace ca.1879]
    48. Sir H. Robinson & Party [in carriage at Government House]. Governor of N.S.W. 1872-1879.
    49. Parliament Houses Dec. 1870
    50. Sydney Mint and Infirmary, Nov. 1870
    51. "Ruins" Garden Palace, Sydney [destroyed by fire 22 Sep 1882]
    52. Garden Palace, Sydney [ca.1879]
    53. Botanic Gardens, Sydney [and Garden Palace]
    54. [Garden Palace ruins, ca.1882] / C. Bayliss
    55. [Garden Palace ca.1879] / C. Bayliss
    56. [Garden Palace ruins ca.1882] / C. Bayliss
    57. Presbyterian Church, Phillip St, Sydney
    58. St. Stephen's Church, Sydney
    59. Darlinghurst Gaol, Sydney, Oct 1870
    60. Victoria Barracks, Sydney, Jan 1871
    61. [Wesleyan Centenary Chapel, erected 1839 & C. D. Wesleyan School]
    62. Holy Trinity Church [Argyle Cut]
    63. Macquarie Street, Sydney, March 1871
    64. George St, Sydney, Feb 1871
    65. [Obelisk erected 1880 on site of Astronomical Observatory founded by Governor Brisbane 1822]
    66. Choragic Monument of Lysicrates, N.S.Wales ["Clarens" garden ca. 1882]
    67. Treasury Buildings, Sydney
    68. Post Office, Wynyard Square, Sydney, March 1871
    69. St Mary's Cathedral, Sydney, April 1871
    70. House of the Good Shepherd, Sydney, Nov 1870
    71. Col. Secretary's Office, March 1871
    72. Museum, N.S.W.
    73. [Sydney Harbour and Fort Denison]
    74. Map of New South Wales 1825 / published by J. Souter, London
    75. La Perouse Monument, Botany Bay
    76. Argyle Cut, Sydney
    77. [Demolition of buildings, Moore St], Oct 7th 1890
    78. NW corner of Rowe & Pitt Sts
    79. "Clovelly", Watson's Bay
    80. [Springwood Hotel]
    81. [Australian Joint Stock Bank and Hamburger Bros & Co. 375 George St]
    82. Bridge St looking west
    83. Redfern Railway Station / Bayliss
    84. [Commercial Union Assurance Company, corner Hunter & Pitt Sts, ca. 1880]
    85. [Hunter St looking west] / Bayliss
    86. [Demolition of buildings], Oct 2nd 1890
    87. [Commercial Union Assurance Company, corner Hunter & Pitt Sts, ca. 1870]
    88. [Bridge St looking east]
    89. [Liverpool & London & Globe Insurance Company, corner Pitt & Spring Sts, Lands Department building under construction] / Bayliss
    90. [Phillip St looking south] / Bayliss
    91. [Barrack St and G.P.O. clock tower under construction]
    92. [George St looking south, ca.1885] / Bayliss
    93. [Demolition of The City Bank, 106 Pitt St], Oct 2nd 1890 / Bayliss
    94. [Free Public Library, Bent St] / Bayliss
    95. [Court House, Darlinghurst]
    96. [Sydney from Milson's Point wharf] / Bayliss
    97. Fortifications Middle Head, Sydney
    98. [The Garden Palace ca. 1879] / Bayliss
    99. [The Garden Palace ca. 1879] / Bayliss
    100. Sydney Cove ca. 1804 [Photo-lithograph of an original painting by G. W. Evans]
    101. The Arrest of Governor Bligh ... [Photo-lithograph]
    102. Sydney Cove 1797 ... [Photo-lithograph]
    103. Entrance of Port Jackson, 1797 ... [Photo-lithograph]

    The following photographs (Nos. 104-123) are copies of original drawings:
    104. [The Arrest of Governor Bligh]
    105. Miller's Point, Sydney / J. S. Prout
    106. Campbell's Wharf / J. S. Prout
    107. [Ville de Sydney 1803 / after the drawing by Lesueur]
    108. [George St] / J. S. Prout
    109. New Government House, Sydney / J. S. Prout
    110-111. Port Jackson / [J. S. Prout]
    112. East View of Sydney in New South Wales / [J. Eyre]
    113. A West View of Sydney in New South Wales / [J. Eyre]
    114-121. Yoo-long Erah-ba-diang. 1-8. / [Collins], J. Neagle, Sculpt.
    122. Burning a Corpse / [Collins], J. Neagle, Sculpt.
    123. Corrobborree, or Dance of the Natives of New South Wales / [Wallis], W. Preston, Sculp.
  • Access Conditions

    Access to this pictures collection via appointment only. Please submit your request through Ask a Librarian
  • Copying Conditions
    Out of copyright: Created before 1955
    Please acknowledge: : Mitchell Library, State Library of New South Wales
  • General note

    Cover title
    Copies of pencil drawings by John Rae 1842.
    Copies of paintings of early Sydney by various artists
    Photographs of Sydney 1870 to 1890s
    Captions printed on some images
    Pencil notes below some images
    Some images identified from Sands Directories
  • Conservation note

    Spine and binding damaged
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