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Picture relating to Brisbane - titled 'Street view of Her Majesty's Theatre Brisbane, 1888'
Picture relating to Mount Morgan - titled 'Mount Morgan Gold Mine, Queensland, ca. 1888'
Picture relating to Roma Street - titled 'Front entrance of Roma Street Railway Station, Brisbane, Queensland, ca. 1888'
Picture relating to Oxley - titled 'Blacksmith shop on Oxley Road, Oxley, Brisbane, Queensland, ca.1888'
Picture relating to Mulgrave River - titled 'Panning for gold on the banks of the Mulgrave River, Queensland, ca. 1888'
Picture relating to Brisbane - titled 'Sepia drawing of Brisbane, 1888'
Picture relating to Herbert River - titled 'Portrait of two South Sea Islander labourers with sugar plantation owners, Herbert River, Queensland,1888'
Picture relating to Mulgrave River - titled 'Sluicing for gold on Mulgrave River, Queensland, ca. 1888'
Picture relating to Victoria Street - titled 'View of Victoria Street, Mackay, Queensland, 1888'
Picture relating to Templin - titled 'Zerner family on their farm at Templin, near Boonah, Queensland, ca. 1888'
Picture relating to Boonah - titled 'Vogler family photographed on their property near Boonah, Queensland, 1888'
Picture relating to Mount Morgan - titled 'Miners' camp at Mount Morgan, ca.1888'
Picture relating to Mosman Street - titled 'View of Mosman Street, Charters Towers, Queensland, ca. 1888'
Picture relating to South Brisbane - titled 'View of South Brisbane, ca. 1888'
Picture relating to Brisbane - titled 'View of Petrie Bight, Brisbane, ca. 1888'
Picture relating to Enoggera - titled 'Enoggera Reservoir, Brisbane, ca. 1888'

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Street view of Her Majesty's Theatre Brisbane, 1888

contributed by QldPics, taken in 1888
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Drawing of Brisbane theatre designed by Andreas Stombuco and erected in 1887- 1888. The building had a frontage of 66 feet and a depth of 248 feet and divided into three floors. The architecture of the front is a combination of the Renaissance and Corinthian styles. The building contractors were O'Keefe & Co, with the decorative work done by James Lang & Co and accomadation for at least 2200 persons was allowed for. Her Majesty's Theatre was demolished in 1985 (Information taken from P. Giorgi, Stombuco : the building of Brisbane in the 19th century, 1998).

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