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Posts Tagged as: Issue 8

There’s no such thing as the paperless office … or is there?

Issue 8 October 2012

Find out about the brave new world of archives in a digital age, according to Director-General of the National Archives of Australia, David Fricker. Continue reading

The Australian Ballet in pictures

Issue 8 October 2012

We celebrate 50 years of The Australian Ballet by delving into the Archives' photographic collection. Continue reading

Out of the Cabinet: nothing like a dame (Edna)

Issue 8 October 2012

Ian Warden uncovers a 1983 Hawke Cabinet decision that helped bring an end to Australian knights and dames. Continue reading

Meet the Hoogenhouts

Issue 8 October 2012

Amy Lay introduces the Hoogenhout family and a new website featuring thousands of photographs of people who have migrated to Australia. Continue reading

Everybody’s tweeting about … archives?

Issue 8 October 2012

The Twittersphere was abuzz with archives in August this year as the International Council on Archives Congress unfolded in Brisbane. Continue reading

Know your enemy: archives go up in smoke

Issue 8 October 2012

Why did Archives conservators stand by and watch files, photos and artworks go up in smoke? Continue reading

What a gem! Private Finn the ‘goldfish’ reporting for duty

Issue 8 October 2012

Meet a young Western Australian keen to do his national duty, despite being a fish out of water. Continue reading

In brief: Issue 8

Issue 8 October 2012

News and information from the Archives. Continue reading