Discover the tale of the wild beast in Melbourne's suburbs, from the days when exotic animals were an integral part of the circus, the 'greatest show on earth'.
Tags: 1920s, circuses, Issue 11, lion, quarantine
Categories: Archives, Arts and culture, Environment, Health and welfare, Social history
Between 1832 and 1984, more than 570 people died at the North Head Quarantine Station. Archives records tell the stories of some of those buried there.
Tags: cemetery, Issue 4, public health, quarantine, World War I
Categories: Archives, Defence, Family history, Health and welfare, Immigration