Old photos of Broome, Western Australia

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History of city Broome, Western Australia in photos

A small historical reference

Geography: Broome is a coastal, pearling and tourist town in the Kimberley region of Western Australia, 2,240 km (1,390 mi) north of Perth. The urban population is estimated at 14,776, growing to over 45,000 per month during the tourist season. Broome International Airport provides transport to several domestic destinations. (Wiki)

Date of foundation: circa 1880s

Population: 14 776

Broome. Captain Barnes Camp
Captain Barnes Camp
Broome. Chinatown, circa 1920's
Chinatown, circa 1920's
Broome. Sheba Lane
Sheba Lane
Broome. 'Streeters' Sorting Shed
"Streeters" Sorting Shed

Photos posted on the website in accordance with Article 7, paragraph 1 of the Berne Convention for the Protection of Literary and Artistic Works of 9 September 1886, the term of protection which is fifty years after the author's death.

After this period photos it becomes public domain. The participants of the Berne Convention are 167 States.

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