Grey Street Bridge, Brisbane, Queensland, c1932 to 1955

(1932). Grey Street Bridge, Brisbane, Queensland, c1932 to 1955.

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Title Grey Street Bridge, Brisbane, Queensland, c1932 to 1955
Open Access Status Other
Publication date 1932
Year available 2011
Series Fryer Library Photograph Collection, UQFL477
Type image/tiff
Original Format Photograph; b&w; 11 x 8 cm.
Source Fryer Library Photograph Collection, UQFL477, Box 4, PIC384
Rights Copyright expired
Abstract/Summary The Fryer Library Photograph Collection is a collection of approximately 900 photographs, mostly black and white, some sepia. Photographs mostly relating to Queensland people and places, but including interstate and overseas photographs. Includes photographs of Australian authors, the 1893 Brisbane floods, and Mornington Island (Queensland). There are also a number of photographs of Papua New Guinea which were originally in the Beazley collection (UQFL271).
Keyword Queensland -- Pictorial works
William Jolly Bridge (Brisbane, Qld.)
Brisbane River (Qld.) -- Bridges.
Brisbane (Qld.)
Additional Notes Annotation written on front of photograph 'GREY ST BRIDGE BRISBANE. Q.'

The bridge opened to traffic on 30 March 1932, known then as the Grey Street Bridge. It was renamed William Jolly Bridge on 5 July 1955 in memory of William Jolly, the first Lord Mayor of Greater Brisbane.

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Created: Wed, 09 Feb 2011, 14:10:45 EST by Rose Wade on behalf of Fryer Library