The tragic story of Lilian Ross and the two young children she adopted to train as contortionists.
Tags: 1910s, 1920s, contortion, copyright, entertainment, Issue 6, Lilian Ross
Categories: Archives, Social history
A look at Ruth Park's delightful children's book The Muddle-headed Wombat in the Snow – part of the Archives' copyright collection.
Tags: 1960s, copyright, Issue 5, literature, Ruth Park
A glimpse at the Archives’ records relating to the brewing and winemaking industry, some dating as far back as 1894.
Tags: alcohol, copyright, customs, Issue 2, lifestyle
Categories: Economy, Social history
The story of Anna Epstein, who fell in love with a man whose family was connected to her own by an archetypal Australian symbol.
Tags: copyright, Issue 1, World War II
Categories: Family history, Immigration