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8 Apr 17

Seaweed album appeal

Woman with wavy red hair viewing an open book on a large table

We are searching for information about Charles Morrison, an amateur Scottish seaweed collector who arrived in Melbourne from Ireland around 1854. Can you help?

By Catriona Donnelly

16 Mar 17

Snowy scheme honoured as a Defining Moment

Group of men on a rail engine, outside a mine. Photo: National Archives of Australia.

The Snowy Mountains Hydro-Electric Scheme is being honoured as a Defining Moment in Australian history at a plaque presentation in Cooma this Sunday, 19 March 2017.

By National Museum of Australia