The life of a boy like Sam


Pictures can help us imagine Sam's experiences in 1900. Pictures also let us see how life in the city changes over time.
In the past, photos was not as common place as they are today. Without television or video cameras, still-photography was the way special occasions were remembered. Few people had cameras and photographers earned their living photographing families and special events.
Italian boys working as flower sellers on Prince's Bridge
Italian boys working as flower sellers on Prince's Bridge

Street acrobat Queen and Collin Street
Street acrobat Queen and Collin Street

Street musicians
Street musicians
Ice cream vendor State library
Ice cream vendor State library


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Children in Preson 1900
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Heidelberg children playing


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Compare the past with the present


Imagine Sam had a digital camera in his back pocket when he went back in time. Create an electronic photo album that Sam could show to Yao to prove he time traveled.
To find photos of streets, buildings,events and activities mentioned in Market Blues.

Use the images from this Wiki or search the online catalogues of images at: