Following on from his initial success OzHair has taken a further crack at the Mildenhall collection.
The National Archives have released a large selection of the Mildenhall Collection of early Canberra online. They’re asking people to take modern photos from a similar vantage point to compare the changes over the years. I decided to have a try at something a little different, and was pretty happy with this first attempt. [...]
Meanwhile over on Facebook CanMeme’s had this to say:
The top pic was taken by WJ Mildenhall in the late 1920s in almost exactly the same spot as my pic taken during my lunch break today.
The Museum of Australian Democracy has put up a web gallery to promote their exhibition “Discovering Mildenhall’s Canberra, Photographs from the birth of our capital, 1921-1935“.
The Mildenhall Collection of photographs documents the early development of Australia’s capital city, Canberra, from the 1920s to the 1930s. The collection comprises more than 7,700 images on glass [...]