Negative - Geelong, Victoria, circa 1919
Grocers with a parade float. Signs on the float read: 'Equal pay for the se(? - word is obscured)' and'Do it now, join grocers' union'. Two of the men standing in front of the float are in army uniform.
Germans in Queensland - History in Pictures
From the 1850's onward many German migrants left their ancestral country to settle in the new colony of Queensland. According to the 1901 Commonwealth Census, 38,352 Australians had been born…
Negative - Crowd Surrounding Decorated Car for Australia Day Celebrations, Melbourne, Victoria, 26 Jan 1916
Australia Day celebrations in Melbourne. There is a decorated car in the foreground and soldiers among the crowd. The shop of W.H.Glen is in the background.
LEFT HOOKS AND RIGHT CROSSES - Boxing History
The story of some Australian boxers of the 1940s, including Vic Patrick, Alan Westbury and Jack Johnson. Paperback. 8vo. 64pp. Original card covers, lightly...
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Booklet - V.C. Marshall, 'Camp Songs', Melbourne, circa 1916
Booklet of camp songs, 'well-known and popular parodies', published in Melbourne and written by V.C.Marshall, for use in Broadmeadows and other camps for embarking soldiers. The songs include 'Till the Stew in the Dixie Grows Cold' and 'The Beloved M.P.' This copy was given to Miss Elsie Storie of Brunswick, later of Canterbury, in September 1916, by Private Roland William Hosken, No. 2432, 5th ...
Mildura – Racing in the red - Old Bike Australasia
“Like a leg of lamb” was one description of the shape of the 3.8 mile (6.1 km) public road circuit just outside the centre of Mildura. “Mighty fast” was another. In the local aboriginal Latje [...]