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A resume of the life of Annette Kellerman

  • F3271
  • Item
  • 1977

Includes some typescript notes, and a letter to Buck Dawson, Executive Director of International Swimming Hall of Fame, June 1977.

Wooster, Marcelle

Oodgeroo Noonuccal: 1920-1993 : the legacy of a true national treasure. A previously unpublished interview with Oodgeroo Noonuccal (Kath Walker) / interviewer, Bruce Dickson.

  • F3294
  • Item
  • 1981

From a previously unpublished interview conducted in May 1981 by Bruce Dickson on the eve of the first public exhibition of Oodgeroo Noonuccal's art at the Brisbane Community Arts Centre (now Metro Arts Centre), staged as part of NAIDOC Week. NAIDOC - or National Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Week - is a tribute to indigenous Australian culture and the contribution of indigenous Australians to the nation.
Includes a floppy disk containing the transcript of the interview and two emails from Bruce Dickson.

Oodgeroo Noonuccal, 1920-1993

Tarn/Spowers Family Photograph Album

  • F3299
  • Item
  • 1909-1914

Photograph album belonging to the Tarn/Spowers family. The album contains 104 photographs including views of Brisbane, Cairns, Mount Tambourine, Port Moresby, Singapore, Thursday Island, Townsville, India, Redland Bay and Magnetic Island.

Tarn Family

Scrapbook, 1855-1873

  • F3300
  • Item
  • 1855-1873.

Scrapbook belonging to Mary Ann Tiffin (nee Haig), who married Charles Tiffin, Queensland's first Colonial Architect, in Hobart on January 1, 1857. Includes architectural plans and drawings and other original drawings by Charles Tiffin. Also includes drawings by Charles Tiffin's mother, Jane Haig.
Notes on provenance of scrapbook included in parcel with scrapbook.

Tiffin, Mary Ann

Minute book / Institution of Civil Engineers, Queensland Association of Corporate Members.

  • F3306
  • Item
  • 1906-1950.

Includes letters concerning the establishment of an Association of Corporate Members, Institution of Civil Engineers (London). (Resident in Queensland). Also included are newspaper cuttings from the Courier, the Telegraph and Daily Mail etc.; printed circulars, invitations, annual reports of the Advisory Committee etc.

Institution of Civil Engineers Queensland Association of Corporate Members

Specification for a wooden residence at Wivenhoe, 1907

  • F3309
  • Item
  • 1907

Architectural specification for a wooden residence at Wivenhoe. Contract dated 17 Aug 1907, date for completion 9 Nov 1907. Proprietor: James Thomson. Contractor: Loynes and Paten. Amount paid: 497 pounds. Signed by Gill.

Gill, George Brockwell, 1858-1954

Papers from science fiction societies and events / collected by Frank Bryning.

  • F3313
  • Item
  • [196?]-1979.

Fliers and pamphlets from the Australian Science Fiction Association; notifications of science fiction/fantasy conferences in Melbourne, Sydney and Brisbane; book sale catalogues; membership forms; library catalogue of the Futurian Society of Sydney; undated letter from Graham Stone resigning as Secretary of the Futurian Society.

Bryning, Frank, 1907-1999

My mother and father / Marjorie Glasgow.

  • F3316
  • Item
  • 2002

On front cover: Evelyn McNab Robertson 1897 - 1962; John Stephens Robertson 1897 - 1988.
Includes 7 pages of copies of family photographs.
Includes a career history of John Stephens Robertson who was a civil engineer in Queensland.

Glasgow, Marjorie

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