Historical Photographs

Explore the history of the Sutherland Shire from the turn of the century through the 1940s and 50s, up to the recent past in our collection of historical photographs.

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About the Collection

This collection of historical photographs has been built up over time primarily from donations from the community.  The Library actively collects photographs of the Sutherland Shire which are of historical interest. Enquiries regarding the donation of local history material should be directed to the Local Studies Librarian at Sutherland Library.

These photographs are made available for research purposes. There is an indication in each photo record of whether reproduction is permitted or not. Where reproduction rights are available the Library has licensed these photos under the Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial 3.0 Unported License. The Libraries offer a photographic reproduction service for people wishing to obtain copies of photos that are of photographic quality (indicative costs are available on the site - click on 'Search the Collection').

More Information

Local Studies Librarian, Sutherland Library
Phone 02 9710 0225
Email library@ssc.nsw.gov.au