Street scenes

Monday April 18, 2016

Melbourne street scene

A series of street scenes of Melbourne in the 1920s, shot at different speeds and angles for visual effect. This includes a wild cable tram ride along Collins Street, where it would seem pedestrians, cars and trams fight for space (seen at 2.23 in the clip).

Link to video
Source of Video: Australian National Film & Sound Archive.

Peter Andrew Barrett

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