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  • State Library of Western Australia digital photographic collection from data.gov.au

    Free Download — A 22.53MB dataset from data.gov.au. 50,000 digital photographs in which copyright has expired with bibliographic data and links to persistent URL of the digital image.
  • British Convict transportation registers from data.gov.au

    Free Download — A 85.94MB dataset from data.gov.au. This dataset contains details for convicts transported to Australia in the 18th and 19th centuries including Name of convict, including any known aliases Place of trial Term of years Name of ship and date of departure Place of arrival Over 123,000 out of the estimated 160,000 convicts transported to Australia are recorded in this ...
  • Australian Gas Light Company maps from data.gov.au

    Free Download — A 8.70KB dataset from data.gov.au. Gas mains laid in areas including City of Sydney to Walsh Bay, Darling Harbour to Pyrmont, Ultimo, Redfern, Woolloomooloo, Darlinghurst and Chippendale, 1870.
  • Victorian Patents Office Copyright Collection (State Library of Victoria) from data.gov.au

    Free Download — A 13.06MB dataset from data.gov.au. This Victorian Patents Office Copyright Collection dataset contains records referencing online images provided by the State Library of Victoria’s Digital Object Management System. This collection was accumulated by the Victorian Patents Office from 1870 to 1906.  People applying for copyright protection were required to submit an ...
  • Western Australian Map Collection from data.gov.au

    Free Download — A 9.11KB dataset from data.gov.au. State Library of Western Australia West Australian Map collection - bibliographic data and links to persistent URL of digital object.
  • South Australian Photographs (State Library of South Australia) from data.gov.au

    Free Download — A 27.91MB dataset from data.gov.au. Selected photographs (92522) from the collections of the State Library of South Australia. Photographs relating to South Australia feature localities across the state, houses and buildings, portraits, social and historical events, industry, farming, transport and more.
  • Sydney maps 1917 from data.gov.au

    Free Download — A 394.67KB dataset from data.gov.au. Produced by the NSW Dept. of Lands in 1917, maps of municipalities of Annandale, Ashfield, Balmain, Botany, Canterbury, Darlington, The Glebe, Hurstville, Kogarah, Lane Cove, Leichhardt, Marrickville, Mascot, Mosman, Newtown, North Sydney, Petersham, Randwick, Rockdale, Willoughby. Shows reclamations, special leases, resumptions and ...
  • Sydney bond store maps 1894 from data.gov.au

    Free Download — A 12.82KB dataset from data.gov.au. 26 maps of bond stores and warehouses around Port Jackson and Darling Harbour. The goods entering into harbours remained in the bond stores until importers paid the duty on goods. Published in 1894.
  • First Fleet maps from data.gov.au

    Free Download — A 13.31KB dataset from data.gov.au. Maps of early Sydney and the Pacific produced by members of the First Fleet.
  • War memorials in New South Wales from data.gov.au

    Free Download — A 4.46MB dataset from data.gov.au. The Register of War Memorials in New South Wales lists the names and campaigns of servicemen and women who died in the line of duty and who have been commemorated on war memorials in NSW. The zip archive contains a tab delimited text file with Windows line endings. The data consists of over 160,000 rows. […]
  • Lands & Surveys Historic Map Series Western Australia from data.gov.au

    Free Download — A 131.95KB dataset from data.gov.au. Bibliographic data and links to persistent URL of Lands & Surveys Western Australian Historic Map Series of the 1880-1890s, showing State Land Divisions, pastoral leases with number, lessee, area, boundary length, location numbers, tracks, roads and their gazettal date.
  • Photographs of NSW life pre 1955 from data.gov.au

    Free Download — A 69.31MB dataset from data.gov.au. Almost 40 000 photographs from various State Library of NSW collections, including the Holtermann Collection of goldfields photographs, the Perier Collection (photographs of streets and buildings in Sydney, Canberra and the Blue Mountains; Sydney theatres, productions and personalities, ca 1890-1950s) and selections from the Sam Hood ...
  • World War One photographs by Frank Hurley from data.gov.au

    Free Download — A 59.42KB dataset from data.gov.au. This series of photographs, taken August 1917- August 1918, was exhibited at The Kodak Salon, George Street, Sydney, in early 1919. The listing below is from the catalogue: `Catalogue of an exhibition of war photographs by Capt. F. Hurley, late official photographer with the A.I.F., held at the Kodak Salon, Sydney’
  • Rare printed books from data.gov.au

    Free Download — A 2.21MB dataset from data.gov.au. Selections from rare printed books and broadsides in the State Library of New South Wales. Topics covered include flora, fauna and exploration.
  • Maps of the Southern Hemisphere 16th-18th centuries from data.gov.au

    Free Download — A 46.86KB dataset from data.gov.au. A selection of over 60 rare maps from the 16th to the 18th centuries which chart islands and continents of the Southern Hemisphere, originally exhibited in the State Library of NSW’s Crux exhibition in 2000.
  • Krantz & Sheldon Architectural images from data.gov.au

    Free Download — A 265.77KB dataset from data.gov.au. Bibliographic data and links to persistent URL of digital object for the Krantz & Sheldon Architectural images. Approximately 1000.
  • Photographs of Sydney before 1885 from data.gov.au

    Free Download — A 487.31KB dataset from data.gov.au. Over one thousand photographs of Sydney streets, public buildings, views in the Harbour, suburbs etc., chiefly pre 1885.
  • NSW newspapers catalogue data from data.gov.au

    Free Download — A 10.70MB dataset from data.gov.au. New South Wales newspapers held in the collections of the State Library of New South Wales. Catalogue data includes titles, publication details, dates, geographical locations and subjects. Extracted from the Library’s printed books catalogue, Millennium.
  • Fire insurance maps, Sydney block plans, 1919-1940 from data.gov.au

    Free Download — A 81.52KB dataset from data.gov.au. Fire and Accident Underwriters Association detailed survey maps of Sydney city block plans, 1919-1940. These maps show streets and buildings, their owners or occupiers, the building structures and materials, machinery in commercial usage, and fire protection facilities.
  • Port Phillip Papers (State Library of Victoria) from data.gov.au

    Free Download — A 257.80KB dataset from data.gov.au. This dataset includes the key records of early European settlement in Victoria.  There are 124 original manuscripts from early European settlement of Victoria featuring historic figures such as John Batman, William Buckley and also records from the Melbourne Advertiser.