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  1. The Henderson Poverty Report: ‘The First of its Kind’

    Yichen Wang, Elizabeth Sim, Chante Mullins, & Megan Grove The archives relating to the Henderson Poverty Report provide not only an insight into early theorisations of …

    blogs.unimelb.edu.au/librarycollections/2024/05/02/the-henderson-poverty-report-the-first-of-its-kind

  2. Early Views of Nuclear and the Anti-Nuclear Movement

    David Trevorrow, Jessica Cunnington, & Clare Thorpe The Records of the Congress for International Cooperation and Disarmament offer a fascinating insight into the history of the …

    blogs.unimelb.edu.au/librarycollections/2024/05/02/early-views-of-nuclear-and-the-anti-nuclear-movement

  3. Poverty Through an Archival Lens

    Olivia Cobbledick, Imogen Brown, Youngeun K, & Marina Gabra A deep dive through the dense archival material predating and informing the Henderson Poverty Report provides an …

    blogs.unimelb.edu.au/librarycollections/2024/05/02/poverty-through-an-archival-lens

  4. Fighting as a Family and the Upward Reach of an Underdog

    George Fforde Among hundreds of images in the ‘Records of Stadiums Pty Ltd’ collection, many of them promotional mug shots which rarely show the same boxer …

    blogs.unimelb.edu.au/librarycollections/2023/12/18/fighting-as-a-family-and-the-upward-reach-of-an-underdog

  5. Social and Urban Renewal – Melbourne’s Hidden Slum History

    Anthony Jenkins From his home in Fitzroy, Melbourne, the archaeologist John Lockyer O’Brien captured evidence of the inner-city’s evolving urban and social landscape, documenting a transitional …

    blogs.unimelb.edu.au/librarycollections/2023/12/12/social-and-urban-renewal-melbournes-hidden-slum-history

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