How people lived in Australia around the turn of the century. A photograph of Wexford Street in Sydney 1900. Many poorer people in the city lived in conditions like these. Think Pair Write 2-3 sentences describing the conditions for the people who lived here in 1900 .
A photograph showing ratcatchers during the Sydney plague crisis of 1900. Rats where responsible for the rapid spread of the deadly bubonic plague
A photograph of children playing outside the Sydney Harbour Trust Poor School in The Rocks, c. 1895. Although the weather was cold, as indicated by the children’s layers of clothing, the poorer children do not have shoes.