Original Photographs from The Sydney Morning Herald Archives. Sydney students behaving badly

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Sale 9230P - Lot 1 - Artist Unknown - University students on Commemoration Day float, 1946 General Local and 23 May 1946 stamped on back

Lot 1,   [clock31791483]

Artist Unknown - University students on Commemoration Day float, 1946 General Local and 23 May 1946 stamped on back

Estimate: $50 - $100

Sold for $80

Sale 9230P - Lot 2 - Artist Unknown - University students on Commemoration Day float, 1946 Fierce flour fights between rival floats on City Road caused...

Lot 2,   [clock31791515]

Artist Unknown - University students on Commemoration Day float, 1946 Fierce flour fights between rival floats on City Road caused...

Estimate: $50 - $100

Sold for $100

Sale 9230P - Lot 3 - Artist Unknown - University students on Commemoration Day float, 1946 General Local and 23 May 1946 stamped on back

Lot 3,   [clock31791516]

Artist Unknown - University students on Commemoration Day float, 1946 General Local and 23 May 1946 stamped on back

Estimate: $50 - $100

Sold for $60

Sale 9230P - Lot 4 - Artist Unknown - University students on Commemoration Day float, 1946 General Local and 23 May 1946 stamped on back

Lot 4,   [clock31791517]

Artist Unknown - University students on Commemoration Day float, 1946 General Local and 23 May 1946 stamped on back

Estimate: $50 - $100

Sold for $50

Sale 9230P - Lot 5 - Artist Unknown - University students on Commemoration Day float, 1946 General Local and 23 May 1946 stamped on back

Lot 5,   [clock31791518]

Artist Unknown - University students on Commemoration Day float, 1946 General Local and 23 May 1946 stamped on back

Estimate: $100 - $150

Sold for $60

Sale 9230P - Lot 6 - Artist Unknown - University students on Commemoration Day float, 1940s 3 June 1947 stamped on back

Lot 6,   [clock31791519]

Artist Unknown - University students on Commemoration Day float, 1940s 3 June 1947 stamped on back

Estimate: $100 - $150

Sold for $160

Sale 9230P - Lot 7 - Artist Unknown - University students on Commemoration Day float, 1947 Unmarked on back

Lot 7,   [clock31791520]

Artist Unknown - University students on Commemoration Day float, 1947 Unmarked on back

Estimate: $80 - $120

Sold for $80

Sale 9230P - Lot 8 - Artist Unknown - University students on Commemoration Day float, 1947 22 May 1947 stamped on back

Lot 8,   [clock31791521]

Artist Unknown - University students on Commemoration Day float, 1947 22 May 1947 stamped on back

Estimate: $100 - $200

Sold for $100

Sale 9230P - Lot 9 - Artist Unknown - University students on Commemoration Day float, 1947 University: Evening Shift Students notated on back. 22 May 1...

Lot 9,   [clock31791522]

Artist Unknown - University students on Commemoration Day float, 1947 University: Evening Shift Students notated on back. 22 May 1...

Estimate: $100 - $200

Sold for $160

Sale 9230P - Lot 10 - Artist Unknown - University students golf in the streets during the celebration, 1948 Sydney Uni Students notated on back. 29 Oct...

Lot 10,   [clock31791523]

Artist Unknown - University students golf in the streets during the celebration, 1948 Sydney Uni Students notated on back. 29 Oct...

Estimate: $100 - $150

Sold for $60

Sale 9230P - Lot 11 - Artist Unknown - University students prepare for a duel during Commemoration Day celebration, 1948 Two University students fought...

Lot 11,   [clock31791524]

Artist Unknown - University students prepare for a duel during Commemoration Day celebration, 1948 Two University students fought...

Estimate: $100 - $200

Sold for $100

Sale 9230P - Lot 12 - Artist Unknown - University Commemoration Day float protests gas shortage with mock hanging of Premier Cahill, 1948 Sydney Universi...

Lot 12,   [clock31791525]

Artist Unknown - University Commemoration Day float protests gas shortage with mock hanging of Premier Cahill, 1948 Sydney Universi...

Estimate: $100 - $150

Sold for $100

Sale 9230P - Lot 13 - Artist Unknown - University students dressed in costumes on Commemoration Day float, 1948 21 May 1948 stamped on back

Lot 13,   [clock31791526]

Artist Unknown - University students dressed in costumes on Commemoration Day float, 1948 21 May 1948 stamped on back

Estimate: $150 - $200

Sold for $130

Sale 9230P - Lot 14 - Artist Unknown - University student dives into a fountain in King George Square, Brisbane, 1953 This Sydney student advertised a un...

Lot 14,   [clock31791527]

Artist Unknown - University student dives into a fountain in King George Square, Brisbane, 1953 This Sydney student advertised a un...

Estimate: $50 - $100

Sold for $260

Sale 9230P - Lot 15 - Artist Unknown - Police officer inspects Commemoration Day floats before they leave University grounds, 1956 Police officer inspect...

Lot 15,   [clock31791528]

Artist Unknown - Police officer inspects Commemoration Day floats before they leave University grounds, 1956 Police officer inspect...

Estimate: $100 - $150

Sold for $100

Sale 9230P - Lot 16 - Artist Unknown - University students wheel baby down George Street, 1956 Uni students wheel pram down George Street in appeal for...

Lot 16,   [clock31791529]

Artist Unknown - University students wheel baby down George Street, 1956 Uni students wheel pram down George Street in appeal for...

Estimate: $100 - $150

Sold for $100

Sale 9230P - Lot 17 - Artist Unknown - University students engage in flour fight during procession, 1956 20 May 1956 stamped on back

Lot 17,   [clock31791530]

Artist Unknown - University students engage in flour fight during procession, 1956 20 May 1956 stamped on back

Estimate: $80 - $120

Sold for $240

Sale 9230P - Lot 18 - Artist Unknown - University students collecting on Commemoration Day, 1956 University Students Collecting on Commem. Day notated o...

Lot 18,   [clock31791531]

Artist Unknown - University students collecting on Commemoration Day, 1956 University Students Collecting on Commem. Day notated o...

Estimate: $100 - $150

Sold for $60

Sale 9230P - Lot 19 - Artist Unknown - Crowd watched students demonstrate against fare rise during Commemoration Day celebration, 1956 G.P.O. crowd watch...

Lot 19,   [clock31791532]

Artist Unknown - Crowd watched students demonstrate against fare rise during Commemoration Day celebration, 1956 G.P.O. crowd watch...

Estimate: $100 - $150

Unsold

Sale 9230P - Lot 20 - Artist Unknown - University students celebrate on pogo sticks on Hunter Street, 1956 Students celebrating commencement day give a d...

Lot 20,   [clock31791533]

Artist Unknown - University students celebrate on pogo sticks on Hunter Street, 1956 Students celebrating commencement day give a d...

Estimate: $100 - $200

Sold for $100

Sale 9230P - Lot 21 - Artist Unknown - University students on Commemoration Day float, 1958 8 May 1958 stamped on back

Lot 21,   [clock31791534]

Artist Unknown - University students on Commemoration Day float, 1958 8 May 1958 stamped on back

Estimate: $100 - $150

Sold for $60

Sale 9230P - Lot 22 - Artist Unknown - University students return collection boxes, 1958 Sydney University students return filled collection boxes to the...

Lot 22,   [clock31791535]

Artist Unknown - University students return collection boxes, 1958 Sydney University students return filled collection boxes to the...

Estimate: $80 - $120

Sold for $40

Sale 9230P - Lot 23 - Artist Unknown - Police halt University students on George Street, 1958 A police sergeant brings to a halt a group of students in G...

Lot 23,   [clock31791536]

Artist Unknown - Police halt University students on George Street, 1958 A police sergeant brings to a halt a group of students in G...

Estimate: $80 - $120

Sold for $90

Sale 9230P - Lot 24 - Artist Unknown - University students set off smoke-bomb in Martin Place, 1960 The huge crowd in Martin Place yesterday makes room i...

Lot 24,   [clock31791537]

Artist Unknown - University students set off smoke-bomb in Martin Place, 1960 The huge crowd in Martin Place yesterday makes room i...

Estimate: $100 - $150

Sold for $300

Sale 9230P - Lot 25 - Artist Unknown - University students attempt a push scooter record from Melbourne, 1962 Ten Sydney University students will set out...

Lot 25,   [clock31791538]

Artist Unknown - University students attempt a push scooter record from Melbourne, 1962 Ten Sydney University students will set out...

Estimate: $80 - $120

Sold for $110

Sale 9230P - Lot 26 - Artist Unknown - University students knitting on Commemoration Day, 1962 3 May 1962 stamped on back

Lot 26,   [clock31791539]

Artist Unknown - University students knitting on Commemoration Day, 1962 3 May 1962 stamped on back

Estimate: $50 - $100

Sold for $110

Sale 9230P - Lot 27 - Artist Unknown - University students demonstrate in city streets as a good behaviour gesture, 1962 A small group of university st...

Lot 27,   [clock31791540]

Artist Unknown - University students demonstrate in city streets as a good behaviour gesture, 1962 A small group of university st...

Estimate: $80 - $120

Sold for $240

Sale 9230P - Lot 28 - Artist Unknown - University students demonstrate on campus, 1964 University students and coffin notated on back. 2/3/1964 notated...

Lot 28,   [clock31791541]

Artist Unknown - University students demonstrate on campus, 1964 University students and coffin notated on back. 2/3/1964 notated...

Estimate: $50 - $100

Sold for $240

Sale 9230P - Lot 29 - Artist Unknown - University students participate in annual flour fight outside Fisher Library, 1961 Engineering and Medical student...

Lot 29,   [clock31791542]

Artist Unknown - University students participate in annual flour fight outside Fisher Library, 1961 Engineering and Medical student...

Estimate: $80 - $120

Sold for $300

Sale 9230P - Lot 30 - Artist Unknown - University students let off smoke-bomb in Martin Place, 1960 Students and spectators who blocked lunch-hour traffi...

Lot 30,   [clock31791543]

Artist Unknown - University students let off smoke-bomb in Martin Place, 1960 Students and spectators who blocked lunch-hour traffi...

Estimate: $80 - $120

Sold for $120

Sale 9230P - Lot 31 - B. Newberry and T. Golding - tudents stage flour fight in the Sydney Domain, 1969 Students stage flour fight in the Sydney Domain....

Lot 31,   [clock31791544]

B. Newberry and T. Golding - tudents stage flour fight in the Sydney Domain, 1969 Students stage flour fight in the Sydney Domain....

Estimate: $100 - $150

Sold for $150

Sale 9230P - Lot 32 - Wayne Davies - Students stage flour fight in the Sydney Domain, 1969 Flour fight in domain. Engineering attacks Medicine in traditi...

Lot 32,   [clock31791545]

Wayne Davies - Students stage flour fight in the Sydney Domain, 1969 Flour fight in domain. Engineering attacks Medicine in traditi...

Estimate: $100 - $150

Sold for $100

Sale 9230P - Lot 33 - Artist Unknown - Students wash down the Shakespeare statue in Hyde Park during their celebrations, 1966 Students wash down the Shak...

Lot 33,   [clock31791546]

Artist Unknown - Students wash down the Shakespeare statue in Hyde Park during their celebrations, 1966 Students wash down the Shak...

Estimate: $80 - $120

Sold for $40

Sale 9230P - Lot 34 - P. Sumner - Students dressed as doctors delivery a baby at Martin Place as a Pre-Commemoration Day stunt, 1969 Students dressed a...

Lot 34,   [clock31791547]

P. Sumner - Students dressed as doctors delivery a baby at Martin Place as a Pre-Commemoration Day stunt, 1969 Students dressed a...

Estimate: $100 - $150

Sold for $100

Sale 9230P - Lot 35 - Artist Unknown - Spectators watch as student climbs down ladder after being chained to Queen Victorias statue in Queens Square, 19...

Lot 35,   [clock31791548]

Artist Unknown - Spectators watch as student climbs down ladder after being chained to Queen Victorias statue in Queens Square, 19...

Estimate: $100 - $200

Sold for $240

Sale 9230P - Lot 36 - Artist Unknown - A space girl sits in her spacecraft on a float in the University of New South Wales Foundation Day procession, 1963...

Lot 36,   [clock31791549]

Artist Unknown - A space girl sits in her spacecraft on a float in the University of New South Wales Foundation Day procession, 1963...

Estimate: $50 - $100

Sold for $30

Sale 9230P - Lot 37 - Artist Unknown - University student goes fishing, 1966 6 May 1966 stamped on back

Lot 37,   [clock31791550]

Artist Unknown - University student goes fishing, 1966 6 May 1966 stamped on back

Estimate: $100 - $150

Sold for $150

Sale 9230P - Lot 38 - N. Herfort - Floats in the Commemoration Day procession, leaving Sydney University, 1965 Floats in the Commemorative Day procession...

Lot 38,   [clock31791551]

N. Herfort - Floats in the Commemoration Day procession, leaving Sydney University, 1965 Floats in the Commemorative Day procession...

Estimate: $100 - $150

Sold for $100

Sale 9230P - Lot 39 - Artist Unknown - Police arrest University student during procession, 1965 7 May 1965 stamped on back

Lot 39,   [clock31791552]

Artist Unknown - Police arrest University student during procession, 1965 7 May 1965 stamped on back

Estimate: $100 - $150

Sold for $110

Sale 9230P - Lot 40 - L. Shen - Floats await a censorship inspection on the grounds of Sydney University, 1966 Floats at their assembly - and censorship...

Lot 40,   [clock31791553]

L. Shen - Floats await a censorship inspection on the grounds of Sydney University, 1966 Floats at their assembly - and censorship...

Estimate: $100 - $150

Sold for $110

Sale 9230P - Lot 41 - Artist Unknown - University students in Commemoration Day procession, 1965 May 1965 stamped on back

Lot 41,   [clock31791554]

Artist Unknown - University students in Commemoration Day procession, 1965 May 1965 stamped on back

Estimate: $80 - $120

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Sale 9230P - Lot 42 - Artist Unknown - Universitys Colour Bar float at the Commemoration Day procession, 1965 Uni. of Sydney Commem. Day Procession, the...

Lot 42,   [clock31791555]

Artist Unknown - Universitys Colour Bar float at the Commemoration Day procession, 1965 Uni. of Sydney Commem. Day Procession, the...

Estimate: $100 - $150

Sold for $100

Sale 9230P - Lot 43 - Artist Unknown - University students speed along George Street during Commemoration Day procession, 1964 The Grog Mob, one of the...

Lot 43,   [clock31791556]

Artist Unknown - University students speed along George Street during Commemoration Day procession, 1964 The Grog Mob, one of the...

Estimate: $100 - $200

Sold for $110

Sale 9230P - Lot 44 - Artist Unknown - University students on Commemoration Day float, 1968 3 May 1968 stamped on back

Lot 44,   [clock31791557]

Artist Unknown - University students on Commemoration Day float, 1968 3 May 1968 stamped on back

Estimate: $100 - $200

Sold for $190

Sale 9230P - Lot 45 - Artist Unknown - University students on Commemoration Day float, 1968 5 Jul 1963 stamped on back

Lot 45,   [clock31791558]

Artist Unknown - University students on Commemoration Day float, 1968 5 Jul 1963 stamped on back

Estimate: $100 - $200

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Sale 9230P - Lot 46 - Artist Unknown - University students on Commemoration Day float, 1960s Commemoration Day procession, Park Street. notated on back

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Artist Unknown - University students on Commemoration Day float, 1960s Commemoration Day procession, Park Street. notated on back

Estimate: $100 - $150

Sold for $150

Sale 9230P - Lot 47 - Artist Unknown - University students arriving in Elizabeth Street, 1960s University students arriving in Elizabeth Street City not...

Lot 47,   [clock31791560]

Artist Unknown - University students arriving in Elizabeth Street, 1960s University students arriving in Elizabeth Street City not...

Estimate: $100 - $150

Sold for $60

Sale 9230P - Lot 48 - J. Manolato - Commemoration Day floats passing through the city streets, 1972 University Comm. Day Procession. Floats passing throu...

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J. Manolato - Commemoration Day floats passing through the city streets, 1972 University Comm. Day Procession. Floats passing throu...

Estimate: $100 - $150

Sold for $150

Sale 9230P - Lot 49 - J. Manolato - Commemoration Day floats passing through the city streets, 1972 University Comm. Day Procession. Floats passing throu...

Lot 49,   [clock31791562]

J. Manolato - Commemoration Day floats passing through the city streets, 1972 University Comm. Day Procession. Floats passing throu...

Estimate: $100 - $150

Unsold

Sale 9230P - Lot 50 - MacGladrie - A pram race in progress in Hyde Park, 1972 A pram race in Hyde Park on Sydney University Commemoration Day, 1972. not...

Lot 50,   [clock31791563]

MacGladrie - A pram race in progress in Hyde Park, 1972 A pram race in Hyde Park on Sydney University Commemoration Day, 1972. not...

Estimate: $100 - $150

Unsold

Sale 9230P - Lot 51 - Stevens - Students head for the finishing line at the Archibald Memorial Fountain in Hyde Park, 1975 Students from University of NS...

Lot 51,   [clock31791564]

Stevens - Students head for the finishing line at the Archibald Memorial Fountain in Hyde Park, 1975 Students from University of NS...

Estimate: $100 - $150

Unsold

Sale 9230P - Lot 52 - Artist Unknown - University students run a stool race in Hyde Park, 1972 Sydney University students run a stool race in Hyde Park y...

Lot 52,   [clock31791565]

Artist Unknown - University students run a stool race in Hyde Park, 1972 Sydney University students run a stool race in Hyde Park y...

Estimate: $100 - $150

Sold for $140

Sale 9230P - Lot 53 - Artist Unknown - University students run a stool race in Hyde Park, 1972 Sydney University Comm. Day notated on back. 4 May 1972 s...

Lot 53,   [clock31791566]

Artist Unknown - University students run a stool race in Hyde Park, 1972 Sydney University Comm. Day notated on back. 4 May 1972 s...

Estimate: $80 - $120

Sold for $130

Sale 9230P - Lot 54 - Stevens - Students head for the finishing line at the Archibald Memorial Fountain in Hyde Park, 1975 Students from University of NSW...

Lot 54,   [clock31791567]

Stevens - Students head for the finishing line at the Archibald Memorial Fountain in Hyde Park, 1975 Students from University of NSW...

Estimate: $100 - $150

Unsold

Sale 9230P - Lot 55 - J. Manolato - Commemoration Day floats passing through the city streets, 1972 University Comm. Day Procession. Floats passing throu...

Lot 55,   [clock31791568]

J. Manolato - Commemoration Day floats passing through the city streets, 1972 University Comm. Day Procession. Floats passing throu...

Estimate: $100 - $150

Unsold

Sale 9230P - Lot 56 - Artist Unknown - Commemoration Day procession passing down George Street, 1971 The students Commem. Day procession passing down Geo...

Lot 56,   [clock31791569]

Artist Unknown - Commemoration Day procession passing down George Street, 1971 The students Commem. Day procession passing down Geo...

Estimate: $100 - $150

Sold for $130

Sale 9230P - Lot 57 - Artist Unknown - Captain Crook at Commemoration Day flour fight, 1970 Captain George Crook, the whitest of white men, is pictured...

Lot 57,   [clock31791570]

Artist Unknown - Captain Crook at Commemoration Day flour fight, 1970 Captain George Crook, the whitest of white men, is pictured...

Estimate: $100 - $200

Sold for $200

Sale 9230P - Lot 58 - Artist Unknown - University student in fountain at Australia Square, 1970 A Uni student in fountain at Australia Square today., May...

Lot 58,   [clock31791571]

Artist Unknown - University student in fountain at Australia Square, 1970 A Uni student in fountain at Australia Square today., May...

Estimate: $50 - $100

Unsold

Sale 9230P - Lot 59 - Artist Unknown - University students participate in annual flour fight in Hyde Park, 1970 Flour fight by Uni students in Park today,...

Lot 59,   [clock31791572]

Artist Unknown - University students participate in annual flour fight in Hyde Park, 1970 Flour fight by Uni students in Park today,...

Estimate: $100 - $150

Unsold

Sale 9230P - Lot 60 - F. Murray - Captain Crook arriving at Circular Quay as part of Commemoration Day celebration, 1970 Captain Crook arriving at Ci...

Lot 60,   [clock31791573]

F. Murray - Captain Crook arriving at Circular Quay as part of Commemoration Day celebration, 1970 Captain Crook arriving at Ci...

Estimate: $100 - $150

Sold for $160

Sale 9230P - Lot 61 - Paul Mathews - Students celebrating New South Wales Universitys Foundation Day in Hyde Park, 1982 Celebrations held in Hyde Park f...

Lot 61,   [clock31791574]

Paul Mathews - Students celebrating New South Wales Universitys Foundation Day in Hyde Park, 1982 Celebrations held in Hyde Park f...

Estimate: $50 - $100

Sold for $30

Sale 9230P - Lot 62 - Paul Mathews - Students celebrating New South Wales Universitys Foundation Day in Hyde Park, 1982 NSW Universitys Foundation Day....

Lot 62,   [clock31791575]

Paul Mathews - Students celebrating New South Wales Universitys Foundation Day in Hyde Park, 1982 NSW Universitys Foundation Day....

Estimate: $100 - $200

Sold for $110

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