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The Visionaries collection is a curated set of items drawn from the vast State Library of NSW catalogue.
Curator, Anni Turnbull writes about the history of the Sydney Gay and Lesbian Mardi Gras.
Discover why documentary photographer Fiona Wolf-Symeonides was drawn to the inner-city Sydney suburbs of Redfern and Waterloo.
A Q&A with the CSIRO research scientist who helped the Library create its innovative social media archive.
Senior Curator, Geoff Barker, shares a rare album of early Nauru photographs compiled by T. H. Cude.
Maggie Patton, Manager of the Library's Research and Discovery team, shares a rare religious text from the first half of the sixteenth century.
A recent acquisition by the Library provides a fascinating insight into the feuds and grudges of colonial New South Wales.
The Library recently acquired a broadsheet advertisement published in London in 1839.
New to the collection is this series of photographs by Jamie James, capturing some of the various Sydney Survival Day gatherings.
A recently digitised book in the Library’s collections offers are rich resource of information about Sydney’s diverse suburbs and their characteristics from 100 years ago.
Despite difficult financial circumstances Eliza Thurston became an award-winning painter.
The Library is in the process of acquiring the archive of architect John Andrews, comprising thousands of drawings and architectural plans, photographs and job correspondence.
An extraordinary chapter in the story of navigational texts - Agostino Cesareo’s manual for navigating the South Seas.
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