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Street Views

Compare the past and present with these historical photographs from Western Australian collections and their matching modern-day Google Street Views.

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YORK STREET c1890

1890
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YORK STREET, ALBANY, BON MARCHE

1890
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DOUGLAS, CAPT FREDRICK, HOUSE

1900
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HOSPITAL FOR THE INSANE, CLAREMONT

1905
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QUEENS PARK ROTUNDA, ALBANY

1905
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Boulder City Fire Station

1906
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CIVIC RECEPTION, NEWCASTLE COUNCIL CHAMBERS, 1908

1908
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NEWCASTLE HOTEL

1911
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Black and White photograph Kellerberrin Post Office

1913
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BAY VIEW TERRACE FROM GUGERI STREET CLAREMONT

1915
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