ACT Heritage Library Manuscript Collection

HMSS 0243 CA Newton Photographs

Scope and Content Notes

 

Call Number

HMSS 0243

Collection 

CA Newton Photographs

Date Range

1965-1968

Quantity

0.01m  (1 wallet)

Access Conditions

open

Copying Conditions

assume available with attribution

Related Collections

 

Donated by Ms CA Newton per National Library of Australia Pictures and Manuscripts section, April 2011.

Box List

Image no.

Caption

Photographer Name

Approx. date

Images ACT Number

1

Black Mountain from picnic ground on eastern side of Weston Park peninsula, with yacht and car in foreground and original three television towers on the peak

Newton, C. A

1965

 

2

MV Mimosa (cruise boat) on Lake Burley Griffin

Newton, C. A

1965

 

3

Hobart Place, showing ESandA Bank (later ANZ) on corner of University Avenue and London Circuit

Newton, C. A

1965

 

4

Drought, Uriarra Crossing

Newton, C. A

1968

 

5

Part of Regatta Point exhibition kiosk, with Canadian flagpole, and Russell Offices in background

Newton, C. A

1966

 

6

Regatta Point exhibition kiosk, southwestern facade

Newton, C. A

1966

 

7

Blundell’s Cottage, western facade

Newton, C. A

1966

 

8

Tasman House, Hobart Place; shops on ground floor include a chemist, R and R Dry Cleaners, and Cataldo’s Hairdresser

Newton, C. A

1966

 

9

Northbourne Avenue, Civic, looking north, with elm trees in autumn colour; part of Melbourne Building visible at left and Bureau of Census and Statistics building beyond the bus

Newton, C. A

April 1966

 

10

Arch of flowering trees over the driveway of Mr and Mrs Leckie's house at 101 Northbourne Avenue, Turner (also identified as Braddon)

Newton, C. A

1966

 

11

Two arches of flowering trees over the driveways of 101 and 103 Northbourne Avenue, Turner; 101 is Mr and Mrs Leckie’s house

Newton, C. A

1966

 

12

Government House, Yarralumla, showing the steps to the landing stage on Lake Burley Griffin

Newton, C. A

April 1966

 

13

Scrivener Dam from Lake Burley Griffin, Yarralumla bank, looking to the pine forests across the Molonglo River

Newton, C. A

April 1966

 

14

Russell Offices and the Australian American Memorial, from Central Basin, Lake Burley Griffin; Mount Pleasant is behind the offices, and Aspen Island in front

Newton, C. A

April 1966

 

15

Sailing on West Basin, Lake Burley Griffin, looking  from Stirling Park; Acton Peninsula at centre left, Lotus Bay at centre right, Commonwealth Avenue Bridge centre, Mount Ainslie, Australian War Memorial,  and Anzac Park East in background

Newton, C. A

1966

 

16

Civic, looking northwest from Moresby House, corner London Circuit and Akuna Street, across North Building Civic Square, the Playhouse at lower left, Hobart Place at upper left, Melbourne Building centre, Sydney Building centre right

Newton, C. A

1966

 

17

Commonwealth Avenue Bridge and Royal Canberra Hospital on Acton Peninsula from Central Basin, Lake Burley Griffin

Newton, C. A

April 1966

 

18

Commonwealth Avenue Bridge, looking south

Newton, C. A

1966

 

19

Commonwealth Avenue Bridge from Regatta Point; Royal Canberra Hospital on Acton Peninsula at right

Newton, C. A

1966

 

20

Commonwealth Park from Regatta Point, looking east to Anzac Park East (completed) and Anzac Park West (under construction); Nerang Pool and lotus pond at centre left

Newton, C. A

1966

 

21

City Hill from London Circuit intersection with Northbourne Avenue

Newton, C. A

1966

 

22

Canberra Olympic Pool and Lake Burley Griffin, looking southeast from Moresby House, corner London Circuit and Akuna Street; Reid House at lower left, Mulwala House at centre right, Nerang Pool in Commonwealth Park centre, National Library at upper right, Administration Building at upper centre, Riverside Centre on lake shore to its left

Newton, C. A

1966

 

23

Royal Canberra Hospital, Acton Peninsula, from Moresby House, corner London Circuit and Akuna Street; looking southwest across lower slopes of City Hill; YMCA on London Circuit at lower left, lookout on Vernon Circle at centre right

Newton, C. A

1966

 

24

Flower beds and Vernon Circle lookout from Moresby House, corner London Circuit and Akuna Street; Royal Canberra Hospital, Acton Peninsula, across West Basin, Lake Burley Griffin

Newton, C. A

1966

 

25

Currong Flats, Braddon, from Moresby House, corner London Circuit and Akuna Street; Monaro Mall, Ainslie Avenue facade, at lower left

Newton, C. A

1966

 

26

Moresby House and Ainslie Avenue from Currong Flats, Braddon; Monaro Mall at centre right; fly tower of Canberra Theatre visible between Moresby House and flagpole on City Hill

Newton, C. A

1966

 

27

Anzac Day at Australian War Memorial, Canberra

Newton, C. A

1967

 

28

National Library, centre, and Treasury building, right, viewed from Commonwealth Park below Commonwealth Avenue Bridge

Newton, C. A

1967

 

29

Pine forest at Paddy’s River, ACT

Newton, C. A

1967

 

30

Rock pool and waterfall at National Botanic Gardens, Canberra, soon after construction

Newton, C. A

1967

 

31

National Botanic Gardens, with Civic in the background

Newton, C. A

1967

 

32

Kings Avenue, looking north from Capital Hill to Russell Offices and Australian American Memorial

Newton, C. A

1967

 

33

Pool at National Botanic Gardens

Newton, C. A

1967

 

34

Flower beds on lower slopes of City Hill, Canberra; red celosia, white petunias, mauve alyssum

Newton, C. A

1967

 

35

Flower beds on lower slopes of City Hill, Canberra; white petunias, mauve alyssum; looking south to Commonwealth Avenue and Albert Hall

Newton, C. A

1967

 

36

White petunias in flower beds on City Hill

Newton, C. A

1967

 

37

Red celosia in flower beds on City Hill; looking north across Vernon Circle lookout to Civic; Bank of NSW, left, Canberra Theatre fly tower, centre, Moresby House, right

Newton, C. A

1967

 

38

Cotter River area during drought

Newton, C. A

1968

 

39

Cotter River during drought

Newton, C. A

1968

 

40

Cotter Dam during drought

Newton, C. A

1968

 

41

Bed of petunias on lower slopes of City Hill

Newton, C. A

1968

 

42

View west to the Brindabellas from Gowrie Hostel, Braddon (later Fenner Hall)

Newton, C. A

1968

 

43

View southwest to Northbourne Flats from Gowrie Hostel, Braddon (later Fenner Hall)

Newton, C. A

1968

 

44

Northbourne Avenue, looking north from Gowrie Hostel, Braddon (later Fenner Hall); Macarthur House, left

Newton, C. A

1968

 

45

Fountain in pool in front of Old Parliament House; often called the wedding cake fountains

Newton, C. A

1968

 

46

Lotus Pond, Commonwealth Gardens (later Commonwealth Park); City Hill centre back, Canberra Theatre fly tower to its right, Electricity House under construction, centre right

Newton, C. A

1968

 

47

Commonwealth Avenue Bridge from the podium of the National Library

Newton, C. A

1968