ACT Heritage Library Manuscript Collection

HMSS 0250 Commercial Postcards of the Australian Captial Territory Collection

 

Scope and Content Notes

 

Call Number

HMSS 0250

Collection 

Commercial Postcards of the Australian Captial Territory Collection

Date Range

1913+

Quantity

0.03m (1 photo box)

Access Conditions

open

Copying Conditions

Postcards created up to 31 December 1954 are available for use; postcards created after 31 December 1954 are subject to permissions being granted

Related Collections

 

The ACT Heritage Library collects commercial postcards of the Canberra and the Australian Capital Territory.

Please note that the date of production of a postcard or of its mailing may be several years after the date the image was taken.  We have approximated the image date rather than the postcard production date.

 

Image no.

Caption

Studio Name/ Photographer

Postcard series no.

B/W or colour

Approx. Date of image

1910/001

Federal Capital Site, Canberra, watercolour by W. Lister Lister; reproduced as a postcard ca 1988

National Library of Australia

NLPC8830

Colour

1913

1920/001

Opening of the First Parliament at Canberra (Australia) 9th May, 1927; a photographic reproduction of an earlier postcard, with cancelled stamp affixed

 

 

B/W

9/5/1927

1930/001

Cotter Dam, Canberra, aerial view of dam wall and lake

 

 

B/W

1930s

1930/002

Prime Minister’s Lodge, Canberra, view from entrance showing rose garden bordering front drive

 

 

B/W

1930s

1930/003

Parliament House, Canberra, front facade looking southeast

 

 

B/W

1930s

1930/004

Hotel Canberra, looking  northwest from Langton Crescent across Commonwealth Avenue with lawns and rose gardens

 

 

B/W

1930s

1930/005

Parliament House, rear facade, looking east along Queen Victoria Terrace from Commonwealth Offices West  Block

 

 

B/W

1930s

1930/006

Commonwealth Offices West Block

 

 

B/W

1930s

1930/007

Spire of St John the Baptist church, Reid

 

 

B/W

1930s

1930/008

Manuka Pool, showing part of pool and buildings

 

 

B/W

1930s

1930/009

St John’s Church of England, Reid, from graveyard at rear; hand coloured

 

8

Colour

1930s

1930/010

Avenue of Prunus blossom leading to Yarralumla Nursery; hand coloured

 

21

Colour

1930s

1930/011

National Library, Kings Avenue, Canberra; hand coloured

 

 

Colour

1930s

1930/012

Parliament House, Canberra, from high ground on south bank of Molonglo River; hand coloured

 

24

Colour

1930s

1930/013

Parliament House, Canberra, looking southwest along King George Terrace, with prunus in blossom; hand coloured

 

10A

Colour

1930s

1930/014

Australian Institute of Anatomy, Acton, Canberra, front facade, looking south; hand coloured

 

2A

Colour

1930s

1930/015

Prime Minister’s Lodge, Canberra, view across front lawn and rose gardens; hand coloured

 

6A

Colour

1930s

1930/016

Hotel Canberra and Albert Hall, viewed from Commonwealth Offices West Block, looking northwest across lawns and rose gardens on Commonwealth Avenue; hand coloured

 

30

Colour

1930s

1930/017

Parliament House, rear facade, looking east along Queen Victoria Terrace from Commonwealth Offices West  Block; hand coloured

 

11A

Colour

1930s

1930/018

Cotter Dam, dam wall from downstream; hand coloured

 

22

Colour

1930s

1930/019

Bridge over the Murrumbidgee River below the Cotter Pumping Station; a car and trailer are visible at lower right

 Kodak postcard

 

B/W

1930s

1930/020

Royal Military College Duntroon from Mount Pleasant, showing the stables and riding school at the southern edge of the campus, and staff housing; Molonglo River beyond

R. C. Strangman; Kodak postcard

 

B/W

1937

1930/021

Hotel Canberra, looking  northwest from Langton Crescent across Commonwealth Avenue with lawns and rose gardens

Kodak postcard

 

B/W

1930s

1930/022

Parliament House, Canberra, Senate wing, showing the lawns and gardens; Langton Crescent curves into Queen Victoria Terrace at top right

 

 

B/W

1930s

1930/023

Government House, Yarralumla, showing entrance to side lawn; portico over front entrance at right

Valentine’s

31

B/W

1930s

1930/024

Cotter Dam, aerial view of dam wall and lake

Valentine’s

7

B/W

1930s

1930/025

Parliament House, rear facade, looking east along Queen Victoria Terrace from Commonwealth Offices West  Block

Valentine’s

11

B/W

1930s

1930/026

House of Representatives wing, Parliament House, with people on the roof and two limousines parked in front; tulip beds in flower in foreground

A Collingridge; Natural Colour Views

City of Flowers no 17

Colour

Early 1930s

1930/027

Cotter Dam, aerial view of dam wall and lake

Kodak postcard

 

B/W

1930s

1930/028

Bridge over the Murrumbidgee River below the Cotter Pumping Station; a car and trailer are visible at lower right

Kodak postcard

 

B/W

1930s

1930/029

Albert Hall, with part of Hotel Canberra at left and bust of Bellona in median garden of Commonwealth Avenue

Kodak postcard

 

B/W

Late 1930s

1930/030

Greetings from Canberra, “The Garden City” of Australia. Twelve best views (in a wallet)

W. S. Vogt, Queanbeyan

B/W

1930s

1930/030 a

Federal Parliament House, Canberra

W. S. Vogt, Queanbeyan

B/W

1930s

1930/030 b

Avenue of blossom trees, Yarralumla Nursery

W. S. Vogt, Queanbeyan

B/W

1930s

1930/030 c

Parliament House, looking along Queen Victoria Terrace from West Block

W. S. Vogt, Queanbeyan

B/W

1930s

1930/030 d

Prime Minister’s Lodge, rose garden and front drive

W. S. Vogt, Queanbeyan

B/W

1930s

1930/030 e

Hotel Canberra and gardens on Commonwealth Avenue

W. S. Vogt, Queanbeyan

B/W

1930s

1930/030 f

Institute of Anatomy

W. S. Vogt, Queanbeyan

B/W

ca1935

1930/030 g

St John’s Anglican Church, Reid

W. S. Vogt, Queanbeyan

B/W

1930s

1930/030 h

Statue of Robert Burns, Forrest

W. S. Vogt, Queanbeyan

B/W

ca1935

1930/030 i

National Library, Kings Avenue

W. S. Vogt, Queanbeyan

B/W

ca1935

1930/030 j

Cotter Dam, with water over the spillway

W. S. Vogt, Queanbeyan

B/W

1930s

1930/030 k

Manuka Swimming Pool

W. S. Vogt, Queanbeyan

B/W

ca1935

1930/030 l

Amiens Gun at Kingston

W. S. Vogt, Queanbeyan

B/W

ca1935

1930/031

Prime Minister’s Lodge, Canberra, view across front lawn and rose gardens

No 6A

B/W

1930s

1930/032

Statue of Robert Burns, Canberra

No 12

B/W

ca1935

1930/033

Cotter River and Dam near Canberra

No 7

B/W

1930s

1930/034

“Yarralumla”, Government House, Canberra, showing the old wing at right

No 5

B/W

1930/035

Parliament House, Canberra, from Senate side

No 10A

B/W

1930s

1930/036

Australian Institute of Anatomy, Canberra

No 2A

B/W

ca1935

1930/037

Parliament House, looking along Queen Victoria Terrace from West Block

No 11A

B/W

1930s

1930/038

Hotel Canberra and Gardens, Canberra, from West Block; hand coloured

Colour

1930s

1930/039

Federal Parliament House, Canberra, from Senate side; hand coloured

Colour

1930s

1930/040

Federal Parliament House, Canberra, front view; hand coloured

Colour

1930s

1930/041

Prime Minister’s Lodge, Canberra, from the front drive; hand coloured

Colour

1930s

1930/042

Cotter Dam, Canberra, showing the spillway; hand coloured

Colour

1930s

1930/043

View from Parliament House, Canberra, looking from above the House of Representatives courtyard with wisteria-covered pavilion across the Representatives Rose Garden to the National Library on Kings Avenue

Murray Views, Gympie, Queensland

B/W

1930s

1930/044

Not used

1930/045

Not used

1930/046

Not used

1930/047

Not used

1930/048

Not used

1940/001

Autumn tints add colour to Canberra boulevards; Hotel Canberra, with Albert Hall at right; Black Mountain in left distance; Commonwealth Avenue in foreground

A. Collingridge; Natural Colour Views of Canberra, Australia’s Capital City

City of Flowers, 2

Colour

Early 1940s

1940/002

Looking towards Australian War Memorial and Mount Ainslie, from Queen Victoria Terrace along the path between  the Senate Rose Garden at right and future Magna Carta Place at left

A. Collingridge

Canberra in Color, 12

Colour

Early 1940s

1940/003

Parliament House, Canberra, front facade; in foreground are poplars and roman cypresses in formal plantings along the path from Queen Victoria Terrace to King Edward Terrace

A. Collingridge

Canberra in Color, 5

Colour

Early 1940s

1940/004

View from Mount Ainslie looking south towards Parliament House, Red Hill and the Brindabella Mountains; the Australian War Memorial at lower left; park plantings in the future Anzac Parade at centre left; suburb of Reid at centre right with St John’s Anglican church beyond; Commonwealth Offices East and West Blocks flanking Parliament House

A. Collingridge

Canberra in Color, 13

Colour

Early 1940s

1940/005

Naval Lodge Hotel, Jervis Bay

Valentine Publishing Co

Valentine, 3682

B/W

1940s

1940/006

Roman cypresses interspersed with flowering prunus, Lister Crescent, Ainslie; hand coloured

Collingridge Photo, Canberra

Colour

Early 1940s

1940/007

Roman cypresses interspersed with flowering prunus, Lister Crescent, Ainslie

R. C. Strangman

 

B/W

Early 1940s

1940/008

Roman cypresses interspersed with flowering prunus, Lister Crescent, Ainslie

Kodak postcard

 

B/W

Early 1940s

1940/009

Panorama of Canberra from Mount Ainslie; Australian War Memorial at centre left, below Anzac Park (later Anzac Parade); Parliament House beyond; Ainslie Avenue at centre, with suburbs Reid at left, Ainslie and Braddon at right; Hotel Ainslie, later Olims Hotel at near end of Ainslie Avenue, Gorman House beyond; Haig Park at centre right; Black Mountain background right; hand coloured

Probably Valentine Publishing Co (see 1940/010)

20

Colour

1940s

1940/010

Panorama of Canberra from Mount Ainslie; Australian War Memorial at centre left, below Anzac Park (later Anzac Parade); Parliament House beyond; Ainslie Avenue at centre, with suburbs Reid at left, Ainslie and Braddon at right; Hotel Ainslie, later Olims Hotel at near end of Ainslie Avenue, Gorman House beyond; Haig Park at centre right; Black Mountain background right

Valentine Publishing Co

 

B/W

1940s

1940/011

Canberra A.C.T. photographic folder; a panorama and 14 postcard size views; photographs of various dates.

Valentine Publishing Co

 

B/W

1930s and 1940s

1940/011-a

Panorama from Red Hill, looking across Forrest, Kingston, Griffith and Narrabundah to Pialligo and Mount Pleasant; Collins Park is the large circle at centre left

Valentine Publishing Co

 

B/W

1940s

1940/011-b

Cotter Dam spillway

Valentine Publishing Co

 

B/W

1930s

1940/011-c

Civic Centre, aerial view looking south along Northbourne Avenue to City Hill; London Circuit is the octagonal dual carriageway beyond the Sydney and Melbourne Buildings; Bureau of Census buildings at lower left; Hotel Civic at centre right

Valentine Publishing Co

 

B/W

1940s

1940/011-d

Canberra High School, Acton; an art deco building constructed in 1938; later the School of Art

Valentine Publishing Co

 

B/W

Ca 1938

1940/011-e

Parliament House, rear facade, looking east along Queen Victoria Terrace from Commonwealth Offices West  Block

Valentine Publishing Co

 

B/W

1940s

1940/011-f

Australian Institute of Anatomy, Acton, from McCoy Circuit

Valentine Publishing Co

 

B/W

1930s

1940/011-g

Government House, Yarralumla, showing entrance to side lawn; portico over front entrance at right

Valentine Publishing Co

 

B/W

1930s

1940/011-h

Parliament House, Canberra, looking southwest along King George Terrace, with prunus in blossom

Valentine Publishing Co

 

B/W

1930s

1940/011-i

St John’s Anglican church, Reid, rear view from graveyard

Valentine Publishing Co

 

B/W

1930s

1940/011-j

Avenue of Prunus blossom leading to Yarralumla Nursery

Valentine Publishing Co

 

B/W

1930s

1940/011-k

Prime Minister’s Lodge, Canberra, view from entrance showing rose garden bordering front drive

Valentine Publishing Co

 

B/W

1930s

1940/011-l

Australian Forestry School, Yarralumla

Valentine Publishing Co

 

B/W

1940s

1940/011-m

Parliament House, aerial view looking south, with King George V Memorial in foreground and part of the House of Representatives Rose Gardens with tennis courts and bowling green at centre left; part of the National Rose Gardens is at lower right, with part of the Senate Rose Gardens at centre right

Valentine Publishing Co

 

B/W

Early 1940s

1940/011-n

Canberra Community Hospital, Acton; maternity wing at left

Valentine Publishing Co

 

B/W

1940s

1940/011-o

Australian War Memorial, aerial view

Valentine Publishing Co

 

B/W

1940s

1940/012

A Souvenir of Beautiful Canberra; 12 Specially Selected Views in Full Colour

Nucolorvu Productions, Elwood, Victoria

Colour

1940s

1940/012 a

Hotel Canberra from Commonwealth Avenue

Nucolorvu Productions, Elwood, Victoria

Colour

Early 1940s

1940/012 b

St John’s Church, Canberra, showing lychgate

Nucolorvu Productions, Elwood, Victoria

Colour

1940s

1940/012 c

Australian War Memorial from the southwest

Nucolorvu Productions, Elwood, Victoria

Colour

1940s

1940/012 d

Reflecting Pool and Hall of Memories, Australian War Memorial

Nucolorvu Productions, Elwood, Victoria

Colour

1940s

1940/012 e

Cotter Dam, near Canberra

Nucolorvu Productions, Elwood, Victoria

Colour

1940s

1940/012 f

Australian Institute of Anatomy

Nucolorvu Productions, Elwood, Victoria

Colour

Early 1940s

1940/012 g

Federal Parliament House from the Senate side

Nucolorvu Productions, Elwood, Victoria

Colour

Early 1940s

1940/012 h

King’s Hall, Parliament House, Canberra

Nucolorvu Productions, Elwood, Victoria

Colour

1940s

1940/012 i

Blossom Time in Canberra; Prunus in flower along the road to Yarralumla Nursery

Nucolorvu Productions, Elwood, Victoria

Colour

1930s

1940/012 j

Shops at Civic Centre; Sydney and Melbourne Buildings

Nucolorvu Productions, Elwood, Victoria

Colour

1940s

1940/012 k

“Yarralumla”, Governor-General’s Residence, showing new wing at right

Nucolorvu Productions, Elwood, Victoria

Colour

Late 1940s

1940/012 l

Prime Minister’s Lodge

Nucolorvu Productions, Elwood, Victoria

Colour

1940s

1940/013

Not used

1940/014

Not used

1940/015

Governor-General’s Residence; Government House, Yarralumla, showing new wing at right

May Collingridge Photo, Canberra

Colour

1940s

1940/016

Parliament House, rear facade, looking east along Queen Victoria Terrace from Commonwealth Offices West  Block

May Collingridge Photo, Canberra

Colour

1940s

1940/017

Australian War Memorial from the southwest

May Collingridge Photo, Canberra

Colour

Early 1940s

1940/018

Interior Courts, Parliament House, Canberra, showing wisteria-covered pavilion and Lombardy poplars

Colour

1940s

1940/019

Manuka Swimming Pool, Canberra

Colour

1940s

1940/020

Governor-General’s Residence; Government House, Yarralumla, showing new wing at right

Colour

1940s

1940/021

Cotter Dam showing spillway and pondage

B/W

1940s

1940/022

Cotter Dam showing spillway and pondage

R. C. Strangman, Canberra

Photo-card

B/W

1940s

1940/023

Cotter Dam showing spillway

Valentine Publishing Co, Melbourne and Sydney

Valentine’s Real Photo Series no. 4510

B/W

1940s

1940/024

Australian Forestry School, Canberra

Valentine Publishing Co, Melbourne and Sydney

Valentine’s Real Photo Series no. 4511

B/W

1940s

1940/025

Beauchamp House, Canberra, side entrance with wisteria-covered pergola

R. C. Strangman

B/W

1940s

1940/026

Folder of photographs of Canberra

B/W

1940s

1940/026 a

Molonglo River, Canberra, with pedestrian bridge

 

 

B/W

1940s

1940/026 b

Parliament House from Mount Ainslie

 

 

B/W

1940s

1940/026 c

National Library from Parliament House

 

 

B/W

1940s

1940/026 d

Government Offices, West Block, Canberra

 

 

B/W

1940s

1940/026 e

Hotel Ainslie, Canberra

 

 

B/W

1940s

1940/026 f

St John’s Church, Canberra, rear view

 

 

B/W

1940s

1940/026 g

Parliament House, Canberra from the National Rose Gardens

 

 

B/W

1940s

1940/026 h

National Library, Kings Avenue, Canberra

 

 

B/W

1940s

1940/026 i

Government House, Yarralumla

 

 

B/W

1940s

1940/026 j

Prime Minister’s Lodge, Canberra

 

 

B/W

1940s

1940/026 k

Post Office, East Block, Canberra

 

 

B/W

1940s

1940/026 l

Civic Centre from City Hill, Canberra

 

 

B/W

1940s

1940/027

Not used

1940/028

Not used

1940/029

Not used

1940/030

Not used

1950/001

Parliament House, Canberra, front facade looking from House of Representatives corner; hand drawn from a photograph

Continental Paper Co, Sydney

G31

Black on silver foil

1950s

1950/002

St John the Baptist Anglican church, Reid, rear view from graveyard.

Green’s Souvenirs, Katoomba

C4

Colour

1950s

1950/003

Sydney or Melbourne Building, Civic, from across Northbourne Avenue median park

Green’s Souvenirs, Katoomba

C3

Colour

1950s

1950/004

The Lodge, Canberra, view from the gate showing the drive and rose gardens and some of the trees

Nucolor Vue Productions, Mentone, Vic

5

Colour

1950s

1950/005

Parliament House and King George V Memorial; hand coloured, possibly an earlier photograph with the memorial superimposed

Collingridge Photo Canberra

Colour

After March 1953

1950/006

Not used

1950/007

Not used

1950/008

Not used

1950/009

Canberra. Photographic folder; 14 postcard size views, cover photograph of Parliament House, front facade

Nucolor Vue Productions, Mentone, Vic

 

Colour

1950s

1950/009-a

Australian War Memorial, western facade with submarine, Lone Pine in foreground

Nucolor Vue Productions, Mentone, Vic

 

Colour

1950s

1950/009-b

Civic Centre from Bunda Street; Ampol garage in Mort Street at left, Garema Place in centre, Civic picture theatre under construction, Sydney Building at right

Nucolor Vue Productions, Mentone, Vic

 

Colour

1950s

1950/009-c

Canberra Olympic pool diving tower

Nucolor Vue Productions, Mentone, Vic

 

Colour

1950s

1950/009-d

Hotel Canberra, Commonwealth Avenue, Yarralumla

Nucolor Vue Productions, Mentone, Vic

 

Colour

1950s

1950/009-e

Commonwealth Administrative Offices, later Gorton Building, Parkes

Nucolor Vue Productions, Mentone, Vic

 

Colour

1950s

1950/009-f

National Rose Gardens, looking towards Parliament House, right, and King George V Memorial, left

Nucolor Vue Productions, Mentone, Vic

 

Colour

1950s

1950/009-g

Statue of King George V in Kings Hall, Parliament House

Nucolor Vue Productions, Mentone, Vic

 

Colour

1950s

1950/009-h

The Lodge, Canberra, view from the gate showing the drive and rose gardens and some of the trees

Nucolor Vue Productions, Mentone, Vic

 

Colour

1950s

1950/009-i

American Embassy, front facade and portico

Nucolor Vue Productions, Mentone, Vic

 

Colour

1950s

1950/009-j

St John the Baptist Anglican church, Reid, rear view from graveyard

Nucolor Vue Productions, Mentone, Vic

 

Colour

1950s

1950/009-k

Hotel Wellington, corner National Circuit and Canberra Avenue, Forrest; Methodist National Memorial church tower visible at left

Nucolor Vue Productions, Mentone, Vic

 

Colour

1950s

1950/009-l

Lawley House, Brisbane Avenue, Barton, with prunus in blossom along the nature strip

Nucolor Vue Productions, Mentone, Vic

 

Colour

1950s

1950/009-m

Royal Canberra Golf Club clubhouse, Acton

Nucolor Vue Productions, Mentone, Vic

 

Colour

1950s

1950/009-n

Government House, Yarralumla, viewed from the long lawn

Nucolor Vue Productions, Mentone, Vic

 

Colour

1950s

1950/010

Canberra, Australia’s beautiful Federal Capital City. Photographic folder; 12 postcard size views, cover photograph of a street lined with pinoaks in autumn leaf

Nucolor Vue Productions, Mentone, Vic

Set 3

Colour

1950s

1950/010-a

Hotel Civic, corner of Alinga Street and Northbourne Avenue

Nucolor Vue Productions, Mentone, Vic

 

Colour

1950s

1950/010-b

Australian War Memorial, from southwest

Nucolor Vue Productions, Mentone, Vic

 

Colour

1950s

1950/010-c

The Lodge, Canberra, view from the gate showing the drive and rose gardens and some of the trees

Nucolor Vue Productions, Mentone, Vic

 

Colour

1950s

1950/010-d

Cotter Dam spillway

Nucolor Vue Productions, Mentone, Vic

 

Colour

1950s

1950/010-e

Commemorative area, Australian War Memorial, looking along the Pool of Reflection to the Hall of Memory

Nucolor Vue Productions, Mentone, Vic

 

Colour

1950s

1950/010-f

Government House, Yarralumla, with rose garden

Nucolor Vue Productions, Mentone, Vic

 

Colour

1950s

1950/010-g

Parliament House, front facade viewed from Senate corner

Nucolor Vue Productions, Mentone, Vic

 

Colour

1950s

1950/010-h

American Embassy, front facade and portico

Nucolor Vue Productions, Mentone, Vic

 

Colour

1950s

1950/010-i

St John the Baptist Anglican church, Reid, rear view from graveyard

Nucolor Vue Productions, Mentone, Vic

 

Colour

1950s

1950/010-j

Hotel Wellington, corner National Circuit and Canberra Avenue, Forrest; Methodist National Memorial church tower visible at left

Nucolor Vue Productions, Mentone, Vic

 

Colour

1950s

1950/010-k

Lawley House, Brisbane Avenue, Barton, with prunus in blossom along the nature strip

Nucolor Vue Productions, Mentone, Vic

 

Colour

1950s

1950/010-l

Royal Canberra Golf Club clubhouse, Acton

Nucolor Vue Productions, Mentone, Vic

 

Colour

1950s

1950/011

Sydney and Melbourne Buildings, Civic, looking from City Hill; pencil drawing from photograph of 1950s, reproduced on greeting card in 1970s

Mitzi Productions

Can. 4

B&W

1970s

1960/001

Australian War Memorial, from southwest lawn

Colorfidelity;  J. C. Kimber, 93 Ebden Street, Ainslie

1344-21

Colour

Ca 1966

1960/002

Australian National University, University House courtyard in autumn, showing lily pond and main building, with west wing in background

 

 

Colour

1960s

1960/003

Australian National University, University House courtyard, showing lily pond and main building, with east wing in background

 

 

B&W

Ca 1960

1960/004

Australian National University, University House north wing

 

 

B&W

Ca 1960

1960/005

Anzac Parade from the Australian War Memorial, looking to Parliament House; Anzac Park East Offices is nearing completion at the far end left of Anzac Parade

Nucolorvue Productions

C179

Colour

1966

1960/006

Lake Burley Griffin and Russell Offices from Mount Pleasant, looking west

Nucolorvue Productions

C164

Colour

Ca 1963

1960/007

St  John the Baptist Anglican church, Reid, rear view from graveyard

John Englander and Co Pty Ltd, Melbourne

Kruger 795/5

Colour

1960s

1960/008

Duntroon House; pencil drawing by A. T. Bowden

 

 

B&W

1960s

1960/009

Approaching Lake George from Canberra

Rose Stereograph Co, Armadale, Vic

Rose Series P8818

B&W

1960s

1960/010

Australian National University, University House courtyard in autumn, showing lily pond and main building, with west wing in background; Christmas greeting card

 

 

Colour

1960s

1960/011

Canberra, Australian Federal Capital; photographic folder of 12 images; cover is a view from Moresby House looking southwest across Civic Square and Canberra Theatre to the Parliamentary Triangle and Acton; the National Library is under construction to the right of Parliament House

Nucolorvue Productions

Set no 6

Colour

1960s

1960/011-a

Parliament House, Canberra

 

 

Colour

1960s

1960/011-b

Lake Burley Griffin and Russell Offices from Mount Pleasant, looking west

 

 

Colour

Ca 1963

1960/011-c

Spring blossom on Commonwealth Avenue

 

 

Colour

1960s

1960/011-d

Civic Square, Ethos statue, fountain pool, the Playhouse and Civic Square North Building

 

 

Colour

1960s

1960/011-e

Picnic spot on Black Mountain, with a view over the Australian National University; Canberra Hospital is on the point at right

 

 

Colour

1960s

1960/011-f

Aerial view of Parliament House and the Senate Rose Garden, with King George V Memorial in foreground, part of the National Rose Garden at lower right; West Block Offices at centre background, with Canadian and British High Commissions beyond

 

 

Colour

1960s

1960/011-g

Statue of Ethos in Civic Square, with South Building behind

 

 

Colour

1960s

1960/011-h

Hobart Place and Black Mountain from Commonwealth Bank Building, corner of Petrie Plaza; Melbourne and Sydney Buildings at right, Law Courts at far left, Reserve Bank to its right, Canberra High School beyond

 

 

Colour

1960s

1960/011-i

King George V Memorial in front of Parliament House, Canberra, partly hidden by autumn foliage

 

 

Colour

1960s

1960/011-j

Petrie Street, Monaro Mall at right, blocks of flats in middle distance, and Mount Ainslie, from Moresby House

 

 

Colour

1960s

1960/011-k

Australian War Memorial, from southwest lawn

 

 

Colour

Ca 1966

1960/011-l

Pool of Reflection and Hall of Memory, Australian War Memorial

 

 

Colour

1960s

1960/012

Royal Australian Mint; a folder of 12 photographs

Printed by Leigh-Mardon Pty Limited, Australia

Colour

After 1965

1960/012 a

Process building and in front, the administrative building

Printed by Leigh-Mardon Pty Limited, Australia

 

Colour

After 1965

1960/012 b

Six coreless induction furnaces (no. 5 pouring, no. 4 with bar)

Printed by Leigh-Mardon Pty Limited, Australia

 

Colour

After 1965

1960/012 c

Breakdown rolling mill (750 ton separating force)

Printed by Leigh-Mardon Pty Limited, Australia

 

Colour

After 1965

1960/012 d

Finishing mill (350 ton separating force)

Printed by Leigh-Mardon Pty Limited, Australia

 

Colour

After 1965

1960/012 e

Engineering workshop and die-turning plant

Printed by Leigh-Mardon Pty Limited, Australia

 

Colour

After 1965

1960/012 f

Silver vault, each ingot 720 ounces fine silver

Printed by Leigh-Mardon Pty Limited, Australia

 

Colour

After 1965

1960/012 g

Cover: Administrative building

Printed by Leigh-Mardon Pty Limited, Australia

 

Colour

After 1965

1960/012 h

Blanking presses

Printed by Leigh-Mardon Pty Limited, Australia

 

Colour

After 1965

1960/012 i

Cutting the blanks for coining (rolling mills in the background)

Printed by Leigh-Mardon Pty Limited, Australia

 

Colour

After 1965

1960/012 j

Burnished blanks being screened after annealing

Printed by Leigh-Mardon Pty Limited, Australia

 

Colour

After 1965

1960/012 k

Coining hall with 15 Bliss 200 ton presses

Printed by Leigh-Mardon Pty Limited, Australia

 

Colour

After 1965

1960/012 l

Examining the finished coins

Printed by Leigh-Mardon Pty Limited, Australia

 

Colour

After 1965

1960/013

Civic and City Hill, aerial view looking southwest; National Library in background to left of Commonwealth Avenue bridge; Canberra Hospital on peninsula at right; Mulwala House on north of Regatta Point

Nucolorvue Productions

C193

Colour

1968

1960/014

Lake Burley Griffin West and Central Basins, aerial view looking north from Parliament House at lower right, Treasury beyond, the National Library under construction, Commonwealth Avenue leading to Civic and northern suburbs; Canberra Hospital on peninsula at centre left

John Englander and Co Pty Ltd, Melbourne

Kruger 795/20

Colour

1960s

1960/015

Olympic Pool, Canberra

John Englander and Co Pty Ltd, Melbourne

Kruger 795/1

Colour

1960s

1960/016

King George V Memorial in front of Parliament House, showing statue of Saint George on the north face; memorial designed by Rayner Hoff, completed by John Moorefield

John Englander and Co Pty Ltd, Melbourne

Kruger 795/10

Colour

1960s

1960/017

Institute of Anatomy, Acton, with part of Academy of Science in foreground

John Englander and Co Pty Ltd, Melbourne

Kruger 795/9

Colour

1960s

1960/018

Cotter Dam from below the spillway

John Englander and Co Pty Ltd, Melbourne

Kruger 795/11

Colour

1960s

1960/019

Cotter Dam, aerial view showing spillway and lake

John Englander and Co Pty Ltd, Melbourne

Kruger 795/6

Colour

1960s

1960/020

Parliament House, Canberra

John Englander and Co Pty Ltd, Melbourne

Kruger 795/7

Colour

1960s

1960/021

Australian-American War Memorial, Russell Hill, Canberra

John Englander and Co Pty Ltd, Melbourne

Kruger 795/14

Colour

1960s

1960/022

Mount  Stromlo Observatory, looking north along the ridge; the Oddie dome is at left, then the 74-inch, with the Director’s house at left and the workshops at right, and the main building beyond

John Englander and Co Pty Ltd, Melbourne

Kruger 795/13

Colour

1960s

1960/023

North Building, Civic Square, with statue of Ethos and fountain pool

John Englander and Co Pty Ltd, Melbourne

Kruger 795/3

Colour

1960s

1960/024

Academy of Science, Acton, looking  southeast from the Institute of Anatomy; a city bus is passing the Hotel Acton

John Englander and Co Pty Ltd, Melbourne

Kruger 795/4

Colour

1960s

1960/025

Mount Stromlo Observatory 74-inch reflector telescope; it weighs 40 tons and is driven automatically to track southern hemisphere stars

John Englander and Co Pty Ltd, Melbourne

Kruger 795/12

Colour

1960s

1960/026

Not used

1960/027

Not used

1960/028

Not used

1960/029

Canberra; folder of 13 photographs of Canberra

Nucolorvu Productions Pty Ltd, 73 Levanswell Road, Moorabbin, Victoria

Set 1B

Colour

Late 1960s

1960/029 a

Royal Australian Mint, from Denison Street, Deakin

Nucolorvu Productions Pty Ltd, 73 Levanswell Road, Moorabbin, Victoria

Set 1B

Colour

Late 1960s

1960/029 b

View of Hobart Place from inside the Law Courts of the ACT

Nucolorvu Productions Pty Ltd, 73 Levanswell Road, Moorabbin, Victoria

Set 1B

Colour

Late 1960s

1960/029 c

“Ethos” (statue by Tom Bass) stands sentinel over City Square

Nucolorvu Productions Pty Ltd, 73 Levanswell Road, Moorabbin, Victoria

Set 1B

Colour

Late 1960s

1960/029 d

Anzac Parade from the Australian War Memorial, on Anzac Day

Nucolorvu Productions Pty Ltd, 73 Levanswell Road, Moorabbin, Victoria

Set 1B

Colour

Late 1960s

1960/029 e

MV Mimosa returning to the Acton pier from a cruise on Lake Burley Griffin

Nucolorvu Productions Pty Ltd, 73 Levanswell Road, Moorabbin, Victoria

Set 1B

Colour

Late 1960s

1960/029 f

Aerial view of the Hotel Canberra beside Lake Burley Griffin; the Albert Hall at right, Canberra Hospital on Acton Peninsula at top right, British High Commission at bottom left

Nucolorvu Productions Pty Ltd, 73 Levanswell Road, Moorabbin, Victoria

Set 1B

Colour

Late 1960s

1960/029 g

Aerial view of Queanbeyan, NSW, which adjoins Canberra

Nucolorvu Productions Pty Ltd, 73 Levanswell Road, Moorabbin, Victoria

Set 1B

Colour

Late 1960s

1960/029 h

Cover: Federal Parliament House

Nucolorvu Productions Pty Ltd, 73 Levanswell Road, Moorabbin, Victoria

Set 1B

Colour

Late 1960s

1960/029 i

Academy of Science, Acton

Nucolorvu Productions Pty Ltd, 73 Levanswell Road, Moorabbin, Victoria

Set 1B

Colour

Late 1960s

1960/029 j

Aerial view of Canberra City looking south along Commonwealth Avenue

Nucolorvu Productions Pty Ltd, 73 Levanswell Road, Moorabbin, Victoria

Set 1B

Colour

Late 1960s

1960/029 k

View from Mount Pleasant over Defence buildings at Russell and the Australian-American Memorial

Nucolorvu Productions Pty Ltd, 73 Levanswell Road, Moorabbin, Victoria

Set 1B

Colour

Late 1960s

1960/029 l

United States Embassy

Nucolorvu Productions Pty Ltd, 73 Levanswell Road, Moorabbin, Victoria

Set 1B

Colour

Late 1960s

1960/029 m

Unusual and attractive Queanbeyan Olympic Pool

Nucolorvu Productions Pty Ltd, 73 Levanswell Road, Moorabbin, Victoria

Set 1B

Colour

Late 1960s

1960/030

Not used

1960/031

Not used

1960/032

Not used

1970/001

Land axis of Canberra; view from Mount Ainslie to Australian War Memorial, along Anzac Parade to Parliament House and Mount Bimberi in the distance; the National Carillon, left, and the Captain Cook Memorial Jet, right, are in the Central Basin of Lake Burley Griffin; the former Riverside Hostel and then community centre on the south bank near Kings Avenue Bridge is occupied by the National Archives

Murray Views

W35

Colour

1970s

1970/002

Lanyon homestead, Tharwa, front entrance with wisteria pergola; bunya pine at right rear

Australian Government Publishing Service

R78/941

Colour

1978

1970/003

Cascades on the Mountain Creek Trail, Tidbinbilla Nature Reserve, with soft tree fern, Dicksonia antarctica

Australian Government Publishing Service

R76/1500

Colour

1976

1970/004

Yachts at anchor, sunset on Lake Burley Griffin

 

 

Colour

1970s

1970/005

Blundells Cottage, Parliamentary Triangle; across Lake Burley Griffin, from left, Administration Building, later Gorton Building, Parliament House, National Library

 

 

Colour

1970s

1970/006

Paddleboats on Lake Burley Griffin; Wales Centre, Civic in background

 

 

Colour

1970s

1970/007

Merry-go-round, Petrie Plaza, Civic; from 1914 at St Kilda Esplanade, Melbourne; began operating in Canberra 13 March 1974

 

 

Colour

1974

1970/008

Cotter Dam, aerial view of spillway and lake

Australia Post

C1.1.76

Colour

1976

1970/009

Canberra – a city for all seasons: Parliament House, Commonwealth Gardens, Australian War Memorial, skiing in the Snowy Mountains; Canberra coat of arms on front, statue of Ethos in sepia on back

National Capital tourist Promotion Campaign

CC23sp RP367

Colour

1970s

1970/010

Spring blossom; prunus in flower in Telopea Park, Barton

Bartel and Schorn

164/1

Colour

1970s

1970/011

Russell Offices, the Australian American Memorial and Central Basin of Lake Burley Griffin with the Carillon and the Captain Cook Memorial Jet, from Mount Pleasant

Bartel and Schorn

111

Colour

Early 1970s

1970/012

Sunset over Lake Burley Griffin; looking from Mount Pleasant west across Russell Offices and the Australian American Memorial to the National Library and Commonwealth Avenue Bridge; Black Mountain telecommunications tower at right. Removed from a postcard booklet

Sandscene International; John Sands Pty Ltd; Photographer Robin Smith

 

Colour

1970s

1970/013

Spirit of Ethos, statue in front of south Building, Civic Square

Murray Views

K79

Colour

1970s

1970/014

National Carillon on Aspen Island, Lake Burley Griffin, with Captain Cook Memorial Jet and Black Mountain telecommunications tower in background

Murray Views

CS51A

Colour

1970s

1970/015

Hobart Place and Black Mountain from Commonwealth Bank Building, corner of Petrie Plaza; Melbourne and Sydney Buildings at right, Law Courts at far left, Reserve Bank to its right, Federal Police building and Canberra High School beyond, and ANU heavy ion accelerator tower, built 1974, at top left

 

 

Colour

Late 1970s

1970/016

Royal Military College, Duntroon, four views: Jubilee Gateway, also called the Badge Gates, Bridges’ Grave on Mount Pleasant, Trooping the Colour 1977, the Artillery Memorial on Mount Pleasant, unveiled by Queen Elizabeth March 1977

Nucolorvue Productions

CC20 NCV2574

Colour

Ca 1978

1970/017

Alexander and Albemarle Buildings, Commonwealth offices at Woden Town Centre

Nucolorvue productions

C223 set B

Colour

1970s

1970/018

Regatta Point, Central Basin, Lake Burley Griffin, with Canadian flagpole and National Capital Planning Exhibition building

Murray Views; photographer Ian J. Murray

W2

Colour

1970s

1970/019

Picnic spot on Black Mountain overlooking Lake Burley Griffin; Australian National University at centre left, Canberra Hospital on peninsula centre right, Central Basin and Russell Offices in background

Nucolorvue Productions

C249 NCV1915

Colour

Late 1970s

1970/020

Waratah, Telopea speciosissima, in the National Botanic Gardens, Canberra

Australian Government Publishing Service

R76/973

Colour

1976

1970/021

Rainforest gully, National Botanic Gardens, Canberra

Australian Government Publishing Service

R76/973

Colour

1976

1970/022

Rest shelter, National Botanic Gardens, Canberra, overlooking Civic; Hobart Place in centre background

Australian Government Publishing Service

R76/973

Colour

1976

1970/023

Canberra Theatre from Civic Square; pencil drawing, greeting card

Mitzi Productions

Can. 1

B&W

1970s

1970/024

Parliament House facade from House of Representatives corner; pencil drawing, greeting card

Mitzi Productions

Can. 6

B&W

1970s

1970/025

Commonwealth Avenue Bridge from Alexandrina Drive, behind Albert Hall; pencil drawing, greeting card

Mitzi Productions

Can. 3

B&W

1970s

1970/26

Central Canberra, aerial view looking south from Braddon and Turner through Civic to the Parliamentary Triangle and beyond to the Brindabella Mountains; the Riverside Centre nissen (or romney) huts are visible at the southern end of Kings Avenue bridge, far left

Nucolorvue Productions Pty Ltd

C208 NCV238

Colour

Ca 1971

1980/001

Telstra Tower, Black Mountain; image reproduced on late 1990s postcard

Bartel Collectors world

RSP120

Colour

1980s

1980/002

Red bottlebrush, Callistemon viminalis, at National Botanic Gardens, Canberra

AGPS

R85/302 cat no 85 1602 2

Colour

1985

1980/003

Viewing platform and boardwalk in Rainforest Gully, National Botanic Gardens, Canberra

AGPS

R85/302 cat no 85 1603 4

Colour

1985

1980/004

Rockery, National Botanic Gardens, Canberra, with Telecom Tower, Black Mountain, in background

AGPS

R85/302 cat no 85 1598 1

Colour

1985

1980/005

Golden wattle, Acacia pycnantha, Australia’s national floral emblem, at National Botanic Gardens, Canberra

AGPS

R85/302 cat no 85 1604 6

Colour

1985

1980/006

Paper daisies, Helichrysum bracteatum, at National Botanic Gardens, Canberra

AGPS

R85/302 cat no 85 1601 0

Colour

1985

1980/007

Ornamental pools near the Garden Kiosk, National Botanic Gardens, Canberra

AGPS

R85/302 cat no 85 16000 9

Colour

1985

1980/008

Altar screen at the Russian Orthodox Church of St John the Baptist, Narrabundah

 

 

Colour

1980s

1980/009

Lake Burley Griffin and central Canberra, aerial view looking from Black Mountain telecommunications tower east across the Australian National University, Civic at centre left, Canberra Hospital on the peninsula centre, Parliamentary Triangle centre right with National Gallery nearing completion

Colour Tech Postcards, Canberra

RSP22

Colour

Ca 1980

1980/010

Civic Centre, aerial view looking south along Northbourne Avenue to City Hill and Lake Burley Griffin; new Parliament House under construction in background

Bartel Collectors world

RSP238

Colour

1980s

1980/011

Australian American Memorial and part of Russell Offices, looking west along Lake Burley Griffin;  National Library, left, Canberra Hospital, Acton, centre, and Captain Cook Memorial Jet in background

Nucolorvue Productions

11 CC217 NCV1921

Colour

1980s

1980/012

Canberra, four night views: Parliament House, Tower Restaurant, fireworks over Lake Burley Griffin, Telecom Tower

Colour Tech Productions, Canberra

RSP112K

Colour

1980s

1980/013

Parliament House, Canberra, and cherry blossoms

Colour Tech Productions, Canberra

RSP126K

Colour

1980s

1980/014

City Hill, Canberra, aerial view from Sydney and Melbourne Buildings along Commonwealth Avenue to building site of new Parliament House; Civic Centre in foreground

Colour Tech Productions, Canberra

RSP105K

Colour

Mid 1980s

1980/015

Braddon and Civic, looking west from Mount Ainslie lookout

Murray Views; photographer Ian J. Murray

W9

Colour

Ca 1980

1980/016

Lake Burley Griffin, looking west from the Jerrabomberra Wetlands, Kingston at lower left, National Gallery nearing completion at southern end of Kings Avenue bridge, Black Mountain in middle distance

Murray Views; photographer Ian J. Murray

W18

Colour

Ca 1980

1980/017

Tharwa Bridge, begun 22 May 1894, opened 27 March 1895, first large truss bridge in NSW

Murray Views

CS152

Colour

1980s

1980/018

Canberra, 5 water views: Telecom Tower from Weston Park, Parliament House and reflecting pool, MV Mimosa, tourist launch on Lake Burley Griffin, National Carillon on Aspen Island, Captain Cook Memorial Jet and terrestrial globe

Nucolorvue Productions

12 CC029 NCV5433

Colour

1980s

1980/019

Telecom Tower, Black Mountain

Robert Schorn Publishing

RSP10

Colour

1980s

1980/020

 

Canberra, capital city of Australia; photographic folder, 13 images including front and back covers

Colour Tech Productions, Canberra

 

Colour

1980s

1980/020-a

Central Basin, Lake Burley Griffin, aerial view (front cover); National Carillon on Aspen Island, lower right, National Gallery nearing completion, lower left, Rond Terraces and Nerang Pool, centre right

Colour Tech Productions, Canberra

 

Colour

1980s

1980/020-b

Blundells Cottage, Parliamentary Triangle

Colour Tech Productions, Canberra

 

Colour

1980s

1980/020-c

High Court, Canberra

Colour Tech Productions, Canberra

 

Colour

1980s

1980/020-d

Anzac Parade, aerial view looking north to Australian War Memorial; Campbell High School at top left, suburbs of Reid and Campbell at bottom left and right

Colour Tech Productions, Canberra

 

Colour

1980s

1980/020-e

National Library, with Henry Moore’s sculpture “2-piece reclining figure no. 9”

Colour Tech Productions, Canberra

 

Colour

1980s

1980/020-f

Captain Cook Memorial Jet, aerial view with National Capital Planning Exhibition at Regatta Point, lower right, Commonwealth Avenue leading to City Hill at top right, Australian National University with Academy of Science dome at top left

Colour Tech Productions, Canberra

 

Colour

1980s

1980/020-g

Cockington Green main building, Gold Creek Village, Canberra

Colour Tech Productions, Canberra

 

Colour

1980s

1980/020-h

Parliament House, Canberra, by night

Colour Tech Productions, Canberra

 

Colour

1980s

1980/020-i

Night view of Canberra from Mount Ainslie

Colour Tech Productions, Canberra

 

Colour

1980s

1980/020-j

National Gallery, Canberra, aerial view looking southeast to the Edmund Barton Building, Barton, and the suburb of Kingston

Colour Tech Productions, Canberra

 

Colour

1980s

1980/020-k

National Library, centre, and Treasury Building at sunset, reflected in Lake Burley Griffin

Colour Tech Productions, Canberra

 

Colour

1980s

1980/020-l

Snow on the Brindabella Ranges, looking southeast from Mount Ainslie across Reid, the Canberra Hospital, Acton, and southern suburbs

Colour Tech Productions, Canberra

 

Colour

1980s

1980/020-m

National Carillon on Aspen Island

Colour Tech Productions, Canberra

 

Colour

1980s

1980/021

Highlights of Canberra. Photographic folder, 13 images including front and back covers

Colour Tech Productions Pty Ltd, Canberra

 

Colour

1980s

1980/021-a

Canberra Times fountain, intersection of Ainslie Avenue and City Walk, Civic, looking southwest from Monaro Mall towards Akuna Street, with Qantas House in background; OP (Optical Prescriptions) logo on the white building at corner of City Walk

Colour Tech Productions Pty Ltd, Canberra

 

Colour

Ca 1983

1980/021-b

Canberra in winter; snow in the city seen from Mount Ainslie looking  southwest along Ainslie Avenue to Civic; this was the first October snowfall since 1974

Colour Tech Productions Pty Ltd, Canberra

 

Colour

12 October 1987

1980/021-c

Cockington Green main building, Gold Creek Village, Canberra

Colour Tech Productions Pty Ltd, Canberra

 

Colour

1980s

1980/021-d

Lawns and buildings at the Australian National University

Colour Tech Productions Pty Ltd, Canberra

 

Colour

1980s

1980/021-e

National Gallery of Australia, from the Sculpture Garden

Colour Tech Productions Pty Ltd, Canberra

 

Colour

Ca 1982

1980/021-f

Captain Cook Memorial Jet and terrestrial globe, Regatta Point, with the National Library behind

Colour Tech Productions Pty Ltd, Canberra

 

Colour

1980s

1980/021-g

Pool of Reflection and Hall of Memory, Australian War Memorial (front cover)

Colour Tech Productions Pty Ltd, Canberra

 

Colour

1980s

1980/021-h

Parliamentary Triangle by night, looking from Mount Ainslie along Anzac Parade to new Parliament House (back cover)

Colour Tech Productions Pty Ltd, Canberra

 

Colour

Ca 1989

1980/021-i

High Court of Australia, looking southeast along paved walkway; National Gallery just visible at right; ‘Greetings from Canberra’ caption

Colour Tech Productions Pty Ltd, Canberra

 

Colour

Ca 1980

1980/021-j

Parliament House by night

Colour Tech Productions Pty Ltd, Canberra

 

Colour

1980s

1980/021-k

Australian War Memorial, aerial view looking northeast

Colour Tech Productions Pty Ltd, Canberra

 

Colour

1980s

1980/021-l

Black Mountain telecommunications tower by night

Colour Tech Productions Pty Ltd, Canberra

 

Colour

1980s

1980/021-m

Lanyon homestead from side garden; wisteria pergola at front entrance

Colour Tech Productions Pty Ltd, Canberra

 

Colour

1980s

1980/022

National Film and Sound Archive, Canberra; 5 images: 1. The building at Acton; 2. A Jen-Diti from the film The Time Guardian; 3. Collection of Movietone newsreel  cameras donated by Ross Wood; 4. HMV’s Nipper and Pathephone, patent 1906; 5. 1931 box office donated by the Greater Union Group

Bartel Postcards and Souvenirs Pty Ltd

C1471

Colour

Ca 1985

1980/023

ACT floral emblem, the Royal Bluebell, Wahlenbergia gloriosa; adopted 26 May 1982

Department of Capital Territory

I&PR 20 000/3/83 (1)

Colour

1983

1990/001

Tulips at Floriade, with the High Court across Lake Burley Griffin

ACT Parks and Conservation Service

 

Colour

Ca 1990

1990/002

Floral display recognising A.I.A.  on slope of City Hill

Bartel Collectors World

C1465

Colour

1990s

1990/003

Senate chamber, Old Parliament House, from gallery above the President’s chair, with a tour group run by the National Museum

Nucolorvue Productions, copyright National Museum of Australia; photographer Matt Kelso

17CC449 NCV9409

Colour

1990s

1990/004

Old Parliament House by night, reflected in the fountain pool

Nucolorvue Productions, copyright National Museum of Australia; photographer Matt Kelso

17CC452 NCV9412

Colour

1990s

1990/005

Town House Motor Inn, 12 Rudd Street, Canberra

Nucolorvue Productions Pty Ltd

C323 NCV775

Colour

Early 1990s

1990/006

High Court of Australia, Canberra

Colour Tech Productions Pty Ltd, Canberra

LCT003C

Colour

1990s

1990/007

Kitchen, Mugga Mugga, Narrabundah Lane, Symonston

Mugga Mugga Memorial Education Centre

 

Colour

1990s

1990/008

Koala frieze decorating the kitchen mantelpiece, Mugga Mugga, Narrabundah Lane, Symonston

Mugga Mugga Memorial Education Centre

 

Colour

1990s

1990/009

Kitchen doorstep, showing over 100 years of use, Mugga Mugga, Narrabundah Lane, Symonston

Mugga Mugga Memorial Education Centre

 

Colour

1990s

1990/010

Afternoon light in the slab bedroom, Mugga Mugga, Narrabundah Lane, Symonston

Mugga Mugga Memorial Education Centre

 

Colour

1990s

1990/011

Cypresses surround the stone cottage and slab kitchen, Mugga Mugga, Narrabundah Lane, Symonston

Mugga Mugga Memorial Education Centre

 

Colour

1990s

1990/012

Sunset over the Parliamentary Triangle, Canberra; looking south from Mount Ainslie along Anzac Parade to Parliament House

Steve Parish

10 25 2003

Colour

1990s

1990/013

Two views: Parliament House precinct, aerial view looking north from Red Hill to Mount Ainslie, Civic at top left, Russell Offices at top right

Steve Parish

10 25 2045

Colour

1990s

1990/014

Canberra landmarks, left to right: National Library, mosaic designed by Michael Nelson Jagamara in Parliament House forecourt, Questacon, the National Science and Technology Centre

Steve Parish

10 25 2029

Colour

1990s

1990/015

Two views of tulips, Floriade

Steve Parish

10 25 2004

Colour

1990s

1990/016

Parliament House, Canberra, showing the Great Verandah and flagpole

Steve Parish

10 25 2046

Colour

1990s

1990/017

Gardens beside Lake Burley Griffin, Floriade

Steve Parish

10 25 2006

Colour

1990s

1990/018

Two views: Hot air balloons preparing in front of Old Parliament House, and Lake Burley Griffin

Steve Parish

10 25 2002

Colour

1990s

1990/019

Parliament House precinct, looking north from Red Hill across autumn trees in Forrest to Mount Ainslie, Civic at top left

Steve Parish

10 25 2047

Colour

1990s

1990/020

Three 19th century buildings in Canberra, left to right: Blundells Cottage, 1858, Government House, Yarralumla, 1891, and St John the Baptist Anglican church, 1845

Steve Parish

10 25 2056

Colour

1990s

1990/021

Inner northern suburbs, Civic and the Australian National University, looking west from Mount Ainslie

Steve Parish

10 25 2005

Colour

1990s

1990/022

Old Parliament House perfectly reflected in the fountain pool, with Aboriginal Tent Embassy at right

Steve Parish

10 25 2028

Colour

1990s

1990/023

Hot air balloons rise from the lawns in front of Old Parliament House, with Parliament House and Red Hill behind

Steve Parish

10 25 2007

Colour

1990s

1990/024

Three views, left to right: Inner northern suburbs, Civic and the Australian National University, looking west from Mount Ainslie; Parliament House precinct, looking north from Red Hill across autumn trees in Forrest to Mount Ainslie; Gardens beside Lake Burley Griffin, Floriade

Steve Parish

10 25 2035

Colour

1990s

1990/025

Landscape design drawing of Civic Square, and photograph of completed fountain pool

ACT Landscape, Totalcare Projects

 

Colour

1990s

1990/026

Xeriscape dry garden, Canberra

ACT Landscape, Totalcare Projects

 

Colour

1990s

1990/027

Anzac Day commemoration at Eddison Park, with inset landscape plan of the park

ACT Landscape, Totalcare Projects

 

Colour

Ca 1992

1990/028

Floriade design by ACT Landscape

ACT Landscape, Totalcare Projects

 

Colour

1990s

1990/029

Panorama postcard of Parliament House precinct, looking north from Red Hill across autumn trees in Forrest to Mount Ainslie, Civic at top left

Steve Parish

10 26 2012

Colour

1990s

1990/030

Panorama postcard of Parliament House, Canberra, showing the Great Verandah and flagpole

Steve Parish

10 26 2014

Colour

1990s

1990/031

Panorama postcard of Parliament House, looking north along Commonwealth Avenue; Canberra Hospital is on Acton Peninsula at top left, red-roofed buildings of the Department of Foreign Affairs and Trade are at lower right

Steve Parish

10 26 2013

Colour

1990s

1990/032

Panorama greeting card of Floriade 1991, signed by Rosemary Follett

 

 

Colour

1991

1990/033

Panorama greeting card in pen and ink of ALIA House, national headquarters of the Australian Library and Information Association, signed by Sue Ibsen

 

 

B&W

1990s

1990/034

Parliament House, behind Old Parliament House which is reflected in the fountain pool, at night; greeting card

Steve Parish

10 41 650

Colour

1997

1990/035

Anzac Parade, aerial view from Australian War Memorial looking south to Parliament House; the International Flag Display flagpoles line the south bank of Lake Burley Griffin

Bartel Collectors World

765

Colour

Ca 1999

1990/036

Autumn trees in Commonwealth Park, near Nerang Pool

Bartel Collectors World

B175

Colour

1990s

1990/037

National Library of Australia at night with lights reflected in Lake Burley Griffin; Treasury Building partly visible behind the library, and Parliament House in the background

Bartel Collectors World

B176

Colour

1990s

2000/001

Brush-tailed rock wallaby, Tidbinbilla Nature Reserve; these lived in the higher parts of the ACT until foxes and cats destroyed the local population; Tidbinbilla has a captive breeding program which may help to save the species

ACT Parks and Conservation Service

 

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2000

2000/002

Cape Barren goose, Tidbinbilla Nature Reserve; an uncommon and vulnerable species which lives naturally on islands off southern Australia; the geese regularly breed in the waterbird area at Tidbinbilla

ACT Parks and Conservation Service

 

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2000

2000/003

Grass trees, Xanthorrhoea australis, Tidbinbilla Nature Reserve; the occur on the dry slopes, and their tall woody flowering spikes attract numerous pollinating insects, mammals and honeyeaters

ACT Parks and Conservation Service.  Photographer:  Rod Blakers

 

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2000

2000/004

Animals in Tidbinbilla Nature Reserve: from left, emu, koala, red kangaroo

ACT Parks and Conservation Service

 

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2000

2000/005

Soft tree fern, Dicksonia antarctica found in wet forests and gullies in Tidbinbilla Nature Reserve and Namadgi National Park; tree ferns support other small plants and ferns on their trunk and birds and possums may live in the crown

ACT Parks and Conservation Service.  Photographer:  Rod Blakers

 

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2000

2000/006

Superb lyrebird, found in wet gullies in Tidbinbilla Nature Reserve and Namadgi National Park; they are shy but the intricate and beautiful songs of the male can always be heard on winter days

ACT Parks and Conservation Service

 

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2000

2000/007

Snow gum at sunset, in a subalpine habitat in Namadgi National Park

ACT Parks and Conservation Service, Imagine Namadgi.  Photographer:  Rod Blakers

 

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2000

2000/008

Everlasting daisies or alpine sunray, Leucochrysum albicans, in Namadgi National Park; they have a strong scent which combines with the colours to attract pollinating insects in the brief flowering season in the mountains of Namadgi

ACT Parks and Conservation Service, Imagine Namadgi.  Photographer:  Rod Blakers

 

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2000

2000/009

Snow covers a subalpine habitat in Namadgi National Park, one of the Australian Alps National Parks; the habitat supports snow gum woodlands and a range of special animals and plants such as corroboree frogs and podolepis daisies, both inset

Australian Alps National Parks, Imagine Namadgi

 

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2000

2000/010

Aboriginal site, Namadgi National Park; people have lived in the mountains of Namadgi for at least 20,000 years; art and ceremonial sites are an important part of Aboriginal culture

ACT Parks and Conservation Service, Imagine Namadgi.

 

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2000

2000/011

Armorial bearings of the City of Canberra (Canberra’s coat of arms); designed by Mr C. R. Wylie; arms and crest granted 7 November 1928

 

 

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2000

2000/012

ACT flag; adopted 25 March 1993

 

 

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2000

2000/013

ACT floral emblem, the Royal Bluebell, Wahlenbergia gloriosa; adopted 26 May 1982

 

 

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2000

2000/014

ACT faunal emblem, the gang-gang cockatoo, Callocephalon fimbriatum; adopted 27 February 1997

 

 

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2000