Past Pictures of the Month

Picture of the Month showcases a picture from RHSV image collection each month with supporting research undertaken by our volunteers.

The Great Ocean RoadNovember 2013 – Great Ocean Road memorial Cricket at the MCG cicra 1880sOctober 2013 – Cricket Lovely Cricket
Football match at the Melbourne Cricket Ground, c. 1880. EtchingSeptember 2013 – Australian Rules Picture of ploughing Horses at Dookie College around 1900August 2013 – Happy Birthday – Horses of Australia
Slipstream magazine cover and advertisementJuly 2013 – Right Royal into the skies First Exhibition of Women’s WorkJune 2013 – First Exhibition of Women’s Work, 23 October – 20 November 1907
Kenney’s Gentlemen’s Bathing Ship, St KildaMay 2013 – Kenney’s Gentlemen’s Bathing Ship, St Kilda. Parliament House DomeApril 2013 – “Not a Flat Thing” – Melbourne’s Parliament House and its Intended Dome.
Parliament House and Exhibition Buildings, Melbourne, c. 1900March 2013 – Parliament House and Exhibition Buildings,
Melbourne, c. 1900: once Federal and State Houses of Parliament.
A Typical Victorian Country School – children tending the garden, c. 1908February 2013 – “A Typical Victorian Country School” – children tending the garden, c. 1908
Bushwalkers with packs, c. 1920December 2012 – Bushwalkers with packs, c. 1920 Kamesburgh', later “Anzac Hostel”, 78 North Road, BrightonNovember 2012  - “Kamesburgh”, later “Anzac Hostel”, 78 North Road, Brighton
First Train Arrives at Bendigo (Sandhurst)October 2012 - First Train Arrives at Bendigo (Sandhurst)