Bernhardt Otto Holtermann hired photographers to document Australia during its gold rush days. That photographic collection has been digitized by the New South Wales State Library, where you can browse them. A selection of these photographs have been paired with the same places as they appear now, which you can see and compare at the Herald Sun. Link -via Metafilter
BLACK FRIDAY SALE - All T-Shirts $14.95 + Get Free Worldwide Shipping
Nov 28 - Nov 30, 2014: The lowest price we'll have all year - Get yours today!