Australian History Tweed Heads

Wells Hotel, Tweed Heads, NSW 1927

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Australian History Melbourne

Photograph: State Library of Victoria
This image is from 1913 and shows Flinders Street looking east from the Swanston Street intersection. The south face of St Paul’s Cathedral is visible, as is the Metropolitan Gas Co’s offices and the old Princes Bridge railway station which was located where Federation Square now sits.

American history – new york

SIGHTSEEING BY ELECTRIC BUS. NEW YORK CITY 1904

✨ An Electric Bus of the “Seeing New York” Tourist Company about to depart the company’s head office at the FlatIron building on 5th Avenue… at which by the way, they had a telephone connection.

✨ Note the look of fascination on the face of the boy on the sidewalk.

(Photo: New York State Library)

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