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Displaying 61 - 80 of 138 Lots in Category - Australian Colonies - General




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Lot

Type

Quality

Description

Estimate

Realised

SOUTH AUSTRALIA












381

c

EVENTS & PROCESSIONS: Fascinating historical group including "Unveiling Light Statue", "Varsity students procession", "Opening of South Australian Parliament", "8 Hours Procession", "Imperial Place on Race-days...How long will citizens of SA tolerate this Public Scandal?", many real photos including Armistice Day x2, Peace Proclamation x2, Visit of Prince of Wales x2, Adelaide Brass Bands x6 & "Harrold Colton Fire Feb 5 1907" x5, etc, also 1908 & 1939 Record Heatwave cards, etc, generally fine to very fine. An excellent lot. Ex Bronte Watts. (Qty 45)

500.00

$380.00




382

c

a-

MILITARY - WORLD WAR ONE: 1916 real photo of Mitcham Military Camp (SA) featuring dozens of tents, chopping wood, underground oven & a group of bare-chested soldiers on a makeshift raft, a couple of minor inkspots, used under cover. One of the most appealing WWI Military Camp cards we have seen. Ex Bronte Watts. [The writer, Sapper WW Evans, says "...Tell me which you think is me..."]

150.00

No longer available






383

c

POST OFFICES: Excellent mounted collection with GPO x8, many from major towns but also some tiny hamlets including Dublin, Meningie, Fowlers Bay, Langhornes Creek, Callington, Curramulka, Blyth & Geranium, most are straightforward views but we also noted many are real photo types including transferring mail between a railway TPO & early automobile, Easter Sunday at Wirrabarra, Anzac Day (?) at Freeling, "Official opening Athelstone June 1909", the tiny horse-drawn railway van that carried mail between Port Broughton & Mundoora, floods at Border Town & Renmark, mail coach at Moorook, etc, condition a bit variable but many are fine to very fine. Ex Bronte Watts. A remarkable group of this increasingly popular material. (Qty 100 approx)

2000.00

$3,200.00












384

c

RAILWAYS: An exceptional mounted collection of railway lines, stations, level crossings, trains, cutting sleepers, staff etc, many are real photo types, generally fine to very fine. Inspect to appreciate. Ex Bronte Watts. (Qty 130+)

1000.00

$2,000.00








385

c

RAILWAYS: the companion lot of real photos of Railway Disasters at Kapunda x5, Murray Bridge (a carriage is actually on the platform!), the cataclysmic derailing at Port Augusta on 28/3/1914 x9, and three others unidentified but believed to be within South Australia, condition variable but generally fine to very fine. Wow! Ex Bronte Watts. (Qty 17)

750.00

$600.00








386

c

a/b

RAILWAYS: TRANS-AUSTRALIAN RAILWAY: Group of Rose real photo cards from various series, two hand-tinted (with tape on the corners), plus six modern reproductions, finally two real photos of Tarcoola on the TAR, condition variable but generally fine to very fine, mostly unused. Ex Bronte Watts. (Qty 25)

200.00

$150.00








387

c

a

RAILWAYS: real photo cards "Ooldea in the Heart of Australia 427 miles from Pt Augusta...", "Camel Train Ooldea 1919", "Trans Australian Rly Kalgoorlie E Carter's Gang", and two boring East-West Railway views printed in Holland, very fine unused. Ex Bronte Watts. Trans-Australian Railway cards other than from the Rose Series are rare. (Qty 5)

200.00

$220.00






388

c

a/b

RAILWAYS: 1912 real photo cards of the Official Opening of the project with two of the stage & dignitaries (one with small corner fault), the other with 10 small photos & inscribed "Lord Denman Gov General of Australia Turning the first Sod...Port Augusta Sept 14 1912", the last with a message on the back, very fine unused. Rare trio. Ex Bronte Watts.

200.00

$220.00






























389

c

SPORT - AUSTRALIAN RULES FOOTBALL: Team photos of Glenelg (?, 1907), Sturt (1908), West Adelaide (1908), Port Pirie (1916), Freeling (1910), Red Hill (1922) & Norwood (1906, with note on reverse "the Premiers that SHOULD have been" !) plus others not identified, also star players including AEG Smith & W Allen and West Adelaide trio McCarthy Head & Conlin, a couple of shots of matches in progress etc, a few are badly damaged but most are fine to very fine. Ex Bronte Watts. (Qty 29)

400.00

$900.00












390

c

a/b

SPORT CRICKET: Five views of Adelaide Oval three with Test Matches in progress, and two different real photo types of the South United Cricket Club team, also 1904 Test Match at the Melbourne Cricket Ground & 1906 testimonial card to the Captain of the Commercial Travellers Cricket Club signed by his comrades, generally fine to very fine, six are unused. (Qty 9)

180.00

$280.00








391

c

TRAMWAYS: Mounted collection with horse-drawn trams at Adelaide, Henley Beach & Victor Harbor/Harbour, 1909 Opening of the Electric Tram Service group of the popular commemorative cards plus a few more unusual types, a good number are real photo types, a few advertising cards for good measure, condition a bit variable but generally fine to very fine. Ex Bronte Watts. Another excellent lot! (Qty 46)

500.00

$900.00












392

c

ADELAIDE: Mounted group of panoramas & multi-views, plus Botanic Gardens, Lake Torrens etc, many real photos, generally fine to very fine. Ex Bronte Watts. (Qty 67)

200.00

$150.00












393

c

ADELAIDE: Mounted group of streetscapes including some less common including the unsealed East Terrace, Dequetteville Terrace, Flinders Street, Grote Street & Currie Street, some real photos, many with horsedrawn or electric trams, generally fine to very fine. Ex Bronte Watts. (Qty 100 approx)

250.00

$360.00












394

c

ADELAIDE: Mounted group of buildings including churches, hospitals, banks, government offices, schools, Adelaide University, etc, also monuments, some real photos, some with horsedrawn or electric trams, generally fine to very fine. Ex Bronte Watts. (Qty 81)

250.00

$320.00
























































395

c

ADELAIDE SUBURBS: Extensive mounted collection including stately homes, churches, public buildings, hospitals including "Parkside Asylum" etc, noted Frewville x2, Hindmarsh Christmas Day 1907 fire x8 & 1917 floods x2, strong Glenelg section with more than the beach & jetty!, Kent Town including Prince Alfred College x3, Klemzig floods x2, "Hunt Club of Largs Bay" (!), North Adelaide with more than the cathedral, Port Adelaide group including carriers & 1913 Opening of the Fire Station, "Opening of Unley City Hall", Wayville Methodist Ladies College Kindergarten x2 etc, generally fine to very fine. A very difficult lot to assemble. Ex Bronte Watts. (Qty approx 270)

1500.00

$4,000.00




















396

c

ADELAIDE HILLS: Extensive collection with Aldgate x16, Belair x21 (mostly National Park), Bridgewater x11, Gumeracha x14, Hahndorf x8, Littlehampton x3, Lobethal x15, Meadows x5, Mount Barker x28, Nairne x5, Norton Summit x4, Stirling x15, Uraidla x10, etc, many real photos, generally fine to very fine. Ex Bronte Watts. (Qty 200 approx)

750.00

$650.00












397

c

ADELAIDE HILLS: MOUNT LOFTY & CRAFERS: Mostly snow scenes including snowballing, snowmen, also guest houses & an advertising card for Crafers Hotel, etc, some real photos, generally fine to very fine. Ex Bronte Watts. (Qty 57)

300.00

$230.00














398

c

THE SOUTH: Mounted collection with Goolwa x16, Noarlunga/Port Noarlunga x27, Port Elliot x19, Strathalbyn x16, Willunga x15 including three real photos of the Jetty in various stages of decrepitude, Yankalilla x22 including real photo of "The Mill" on fire, etc, lots of seascapes but plenty of "meat", condition variable but most are fine to very fine. Ex Bronte Watts. (Qty 100 approx)

350.00

$800.00












399

c

THE SOUTH: VICTOR HARBOUR / HARBOR: Mounted collection again with lots of seascapes but only a few of the Granite Island Causeway, many better scenes/subjects & real photos including Mount Breckan stately home "After the Fire" x3, condition variable but most are fine to very fine. Ex Bronte Watts. (Qty 74)

300.00

$420.00
















400

c

THE SOUTH-EAST: Mounted collection with Beachport x7 including real photo of a dead whale, Kingston SE x5, Millicent x18, Mount Gambier x44 with only a few of the Lakes, Penola x6, Point Macleay Aboriginal Mission Station x3, Port MacDonnell x15 including the Lighthouse x2, Robe x22, generally fine to very fine. Ex Bronte Watts. (Qty 120+)

400.00

$1,100.00




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