National Geographic : 1942 Apr
© National Geographic Society Kodachrome byHowell Walker Gleaming White, St. George Bestrides His Charger Before Imposing Parliament House inCanberra Statue and cenotaph are a memorial to King George V. Australia's capital was laid out in the valley of the Molonglo River, between Sydney and Melbourne in1908. Its plan was drawn by W. A . Griffin, a Chicago architect. The District of Columbia, only one-fourteenthitssize, hasapopulation 60times larger.