• University of Melbourne Archives
  1. Archives of the disability rights movement

    On 28 March, the University of Melbourne Archives with the Arts Faculty and Scope co-hosted the launch of the Geoffrey Bell Archive, with support from the State …

    blogs.unimelb.edu.au/librarycollections/2019/04/16/1810-2

  2. International Women’s Day 2019

    In December 1883 Bella Guerin became the first female student to graduate the University of Melbourne. Women had been granted the same right to tertiary education …

    blogs.unimelb.edu.au/librarycollections/2019/03/07/international-womens-day-2019

  3. After the Armistice: Longing for the Sunshine

    Kelly Lenehan “Never in my life have I seen such a real demonstration of joy. People were dancing and singing, bands were playing and the gloom …

    blogs.unimelb.edu.au/librarycollections/2018/11/11/after-the-armistice-longing-for-the-sunshine

  4. Soldier Tourism in the Ray Jones Collection

    Meghan Conrick Over the last century the First World War has fascinated Australians and this interest continues to breathe new life into the personal collections of …

    blogs.unimelb.edu.au/librarycollections/2018/11/07/soldier-tourism-in-the-ray-jones-collection

  5. The Raymond Priestley diaries

    Raymond Priestley was a significant figure across a number of fields. He was born on 20 July 1886 in Tewkesbury, Gloucestershire, England. Educated at Tewkesbury Grammar School, where …

    blogs.unimelb.edu.au/librarycollections/2018/10/22/the-raymond-priestley-diaries

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