• Blue Mountains, Katoomba, N.S.W.

    Posted on November 23, 2013 by in Australia Trip

    A few nice Australia Trip images I found:

    Blue Mountains, Katoomba, N.S.W.
    Australia Trip

    Image by OSU Special Collections & Archives : Commons
    Image Description from historic lecture booklet: "Australia is easily divided into a few distinct natural regions. The East Australian highlands are made up of series of low mountain ranges that are heavily forested. The Great Dividing Range, the New England Range, and the Blue Mountains are included within this highland region.

    The mineral resources and the water power of this region encourage mining and manufacturing, and have led to the great industrial development of New South Wales, Queensland and Victoria.

    Most of the white people of Australia live in this portion of the continent, and it is rapidly becoming more and more densely populated.

    The Victorian Highlands extend in an east-and-west direction near the southern end of the East Australian Highland, and just south of the Victorian Highlands is the broad, rich valley of Victoria."

    Original Collection: Visual Instruction Department Lantern Slides

    Item Number: P217:set 039 004

    You can find this image by searching for the item number by clicking here.

    Want more? You can find more digital resources online.

    We’re happy for you to share this digital image within the spirit of The Commons; however, certain restrictions on high quality reproductions of the original physical version may apply. To read more about what “no known restrictions” means, please visit the Special Collections & Archives website, or contact staff at the OSU Special Collections & Archives Research Center for details.

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    Old Car
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    Image by proper dave
    Taken on a recent trip up to Castlemaine, these cars were just scattered around an abandoned farm up there.

    A Busy District, Sydney
    Australia Trip

    Image by OSU Special Collections & Archives : Commons
    Original Collection: Visual Instruction Department Lantern Slides

    Item Number: P217:set 039 009

    You can find this image by searching for the item number by clicking here.

    Want more? You can find more digital resources online.

    We’re happy for you to share this digital image within the spirit of The Commons; however, certain restrictions on high quality reproductions of the original physical version may apply. To read more about what “no known restrictions” means, please visit the Special Collections & Archives website, or contact staff at the OSU Special Collections & Archives Research Center for details.

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