National Archives of Australia

Posts Tagged as: Issue 1

1980 revealed through Cabinet records

Issue 1 January 2011

On 1 January 2011, the Archives released the documents of the 1980 Fraser Cabinet. Continue reading

Welcome from the Director-General

Issue 1 January 2011

Ross Gibbs, Director-General of the National Archives of Australia, launches Your Memento. Continue reading

A tale of two Kiaps

Issue 1 January 2011

The stories of two Kiaps – one told through official archival documents and the other through a privately held collection of memorabilia. Continue reading

‘Nasho’: how a nation responded

Issue 1 January 2011

Archives records reveal how Australians negotiated the requirements of the national service scheme between 1964 and 1972. Continue reading

Love lawn: a tale of destiny

Issue 1 January 2011

The story of Anna Epstein, who fell in love with a man whose family was connected to her own by an archetypal Australian symbol. Continue reading

Archives conservation efforts assist global warming research

Issue 1 January 2011

Some of the oldest records held by the Archives contain information that can help us understand the problem of global warming. Continue reading

2500 dead: a preventable tragedy?

Issue 1 January 2011

A re-appraisal of events surrounding the deaths of 2500 Australian and British prisoners of war in Borneo during World War II. Continue reading

In brief: Issue 1

Issue 1 January 2011

News and information from the Archives. Continue reading