Students at the University of Sydney

More photos of students in the past

The webpage provides photos relating to past students of the University of Sydney. Click on most images for enlargement.


A picnic party given by Professor J T Wilson, Professor of Anatomy, in 1893
Members of a picnic party given by Professor J T Wilson, Professor of Anatomy, in 1893

Photo G3_224_0624_1, University of Sydney Archives.

Women undergraduate students in 1900
A group of women students in academic dress in 1900.

A group of women students in academic dress in 1900, photo G3_224_0328, University of Sydney Archives.

The first Library Reading Room (now the Senate Room) in the Quadrangle in 1900
The first Library Reading Room (now the Senate Room) in the Quadrangle in 1900

Photo, University of Sydney Archives

The Great Hall set for exams in 1900
The Great Hall set for exams in 1900

Photo G3_224_MF374_0184, University of Sydney Archives

The 'Hermes' Committee 1902
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The 'Hermes' Committee 1902 - the undergraduates' magazine had begun in 1886, photo, 'Hermes" Jubilee issue 1902

A fictitious garden party in 1905
A fictitious garden party, 1905

A fictitious garden party at the University illustrating a satirical contribution to Hermes in 1905 (Volume 11, Number 4. New Issue. Sydney, August 16, 1905).

The new Fisher Library Reading Room (now MacLaurin Hall) in 1908
Fisher Library Reading Room (now MacLaurin Hall)  in 1908

Photo G3_224_0224, University of Sydney Archives.

A group of students on the steps of Macleay Museum in 1910
A group of students in 1910 on the steps of Macleay Museum

Photo G3_224_0998, University of Sydney Archives.

A Smoke concert held by the Sydney University Evening Students Association in 1915
A Smoke concert held by the Sydney University Evening Students Association in 1915

Photo G3_224_2706, University of Sydney Archives

Women students walking to the Women's Common Room c1915
Women students walking to the Women

Photo G3_224_0834, University of Sydney Archives.

Students entering the Great Hall for exams in 1917
Students entering the Great Hall in 1917 for exams.

Photo G3_224_0894, University of Sydney Archives

Undergraduates at Manly Beach in 1919
Undergraduates at Manly Beach in 1919

Photo G3_224_1292, University of Sydney Archives

Examinations in the Great Hall in 1927
Examinations in the Great Hall in 1927

Photo by Harold Cazneaux, University of Sydney Archives

Three generations of Myer's family graduates in 1928
Three generations of Myer

Photo G3_224_0886, University of Sydney Archives

A Newman Society hike in 1928
A Newman Society hike in 1928

Photo G3_224_1342, University of Sydney Archives

Student Voluntary Training Corps marching in 1940
Student Voluntary Training Corps marching in 1940

Photo G3_224_0931, University of Sydney Archives

The original Fisher Library Reading Room (now MacLaurin Hall) in the 1950s
Students in the Reading Room of Fisher Library (now MacLaurin Hall) in the 1950s

Photo G3_224_1723_2, University of Sydney Archives.

Students in the Reading Room of Fisher Library (now MacLaurin Hall) in the 1950s

Photo, Library website

Students on Fisher Library roof in 1963
Students on the new Fisher Library roof in 1963

Photo G3_224_0122, University of Sydney Archives

Official welcome to students in Orientation Week in 1970
Orientation week in 1970 - official welcome to students

Photo G3_224_0153_2, University of Sydney Archives

A dramatised reading from the Winnie the Pooh books in 1971
A dramatised reading from the Winnie the Pooh books in August 1971

From left, Peter Simpson (Piglet), Professor Frederick May (Winnie the Pooh), John Roche (Eeyore), John Maze (Christopher Robin) and Professor Leonie Kramer (Narrator), photo G77_1_0116, University of Sydney Archives

Enrolling first year students in the Great Hall in 1974
Enrolling first year students in the Great Hall in 1974

Photo G3_224_0583, University of Sydney Archives

Students in 1974
Students in 1974

Photo G3_224_0656_2, University of Sydney Archives

Students in front of Fisher Library in 1974

Photo G3_224_0933_1, University of Sydney Archives.

A pop concert on the front lawn in 1976
A pop concert on the front lawn in 1976

Photo G3_224_0816, University of Sydney Archives.

Students in the new Fisher Library using the then card catalogue in 1985
Students in the new Fisher Library in 1985 using the then card catalogue

Photo, Library website.

Students in Manning in 1988
Students in Manning in 1988

Photo G77_1_0833, University of Sydney Archives


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