1910 Print Broken Hill Mines New South Wales Smokestack Outback Australia XGHD8

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This is an original 1910 black and white halftone print that depicts the mines at Broken Hill in New South Wales, Australia. BHP Billiton, the world's largest mining company, was founded after the merging of Billiton (from the Netherlands) and the Broken Hill Proprietary Company (BHP Co. Ltd.).

CONDITION

This 102+ year old Item is rated Very Fine +. Light aging throughout. No creases. No natural defects. No surface rub. No tears. Light moisture wrinkling.

  • Product Type: Original Halftone Print; Black / White
  • Grade: Very Fine +
  • Dimensions: Approximately 5.75 x 4.25 inches; 15 x 11 cm
  • Authentication: Serial-Numbered Certificate of Authenticity w/ Full Provenance
  • Protection: Packaged in a custom archival sleeve with an acid-free black board (great for display, gift-giving, and preservation)

Follow us on a journey through the Land Down Under in this collection of amazing historical images. From Broken Hill to Kalgoorlie, experience the incredible past of Australia's mining communities. Marvel at street views of Perth and Sydney's busy roads as they were over a century ago, and enjoy watching sheep shearing at some of the countless remote outback stations that were established by settlers and squatters decades ago. This is the Australia that your grandparents will remember, from the bottom of Tasmania to the tip of the Northern Territory. Don't miss out on this incredible opportunity to experience history!

Keywords specific to this image: Historical Image

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