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We invited Wiradjuri/Kamilaroi artist Jonathan Jones, Bunurong author Bruce Pascoe and guest curator Richard Aitken to share their thoughts about some of the Library's collection items, on display in Planting Dreams: Shaping Australian Gardens.
Hear Jonathan Jones on Lewin's The Plains, Bathurst
Hear Richard Aitken on the Hallams slide collection.
Hear Bruce Pascoe on Peacock's Government House and Fort Macquarie from the Botanical Gardens
Hear Jonathan Jones on Richardson's Garden Palace, Sydney
Hear Richard Aitken on Locke's An Essay on Humane Understanding
Bruce Pascoe on von Guerard's Stoneleigh, Beaufort near Ararat, Victoria