What Did Melbourne's Swanston Street Look Like in 1858?

Take a look for yourself. Below is an amazing old photo of Swanston Street in Melbourne, Australia in 1858. That's right, this photo is nearly 160 years old!

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Elevated view looking down street with buildings on either side, and with horses and carts parked at the side of the street. Signs on buildings read: Nicholson
Elevated view looking down street with buildings on either side, and with horses and carts parked at the side of the street. Signs on buildings read: Nicholson's Family Tea & Coffee Warehouse ; R. Potts & Co., Importers & Warehousemen.

Source: State Library Victoria