1838 Melbourne from the south across the Yarra


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An image of Melbourne as it was in 1838, looking from the south bank of the Yarra. This was published in the Illustrated Australian News on April 19, 1882. 

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Notes from the State Library tell us that the image is a "View of early Melbourne looking north from the Yarra River, with very few buildings".

This is a digitally retouched reproduction of the original held by the State Library of Victoria. All prints are reproduced without the HOTPRESS watermarks.

Our team of conservators have worked on a high resolution digital image in order to remove blemishes and artifacts such as stains, mould, scratches and damage caused by the handling of the original. We strive to provide authentic representations of the original work that are suitable for enlargements that retain the tones and character of the original.

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