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Settlers standing outside a homestead probably in the Nerang area, 1872

Settlers standing outside a homestead probably in the Nerang area, 1872 Image by State Library of Queensland, Australia Photographer: William Boag Location: Queensland, Australia Description: The slab-built homestead pictured, with its wide-stepped shingle roof, may be the home of Captain Walter John Browne, his wife Thomasine, (the widow of the Rev. E. J. Cooper of […]

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Meal time on the verandah, Queensland, 1936

Meal time on the verandah, Queensland, 1936 Image by State Library of Queensland, Australia Photographer: Ian McBain Description: Front cover of the Queenslander, 22 October 1936, depicts a happy family on a balcony/veranda at meal time. They are being served cold food by Mum which has come from the Sno-man refigerator. A small dog completes […]

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