Christmas in Australia – from happy family moments to vintage shopping.
Explore iconic sights and sounds of Melbourne dating back to the 1890s.
The composer of 'Along the Road to Gundagai' and 'Our Don Bradman' wrote over 600 songs.
The Salvation Army's pioneering multimedia work Soldiers of the Cross premiered at the Melbourne Town Hall on 13 September 1900.
These 19th century photographic glass slides purport to show images of both the living and the dead.
Long before vinyl records, cassette tapes and compact discs, there were wax cylinders.
In the first half of the 20th century, music was commercialised on 78 rpm shellac discs which could hold a little over three minutes on each side.
This collection includes images of Anzac troops in Egypt and Gallipoli, some beautiful hand-tinted glass slides and a couple of popular songs from the First World War era.
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