In the Lifestyle exhibition. Photo by Josef Ruckli.


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Young man sewing

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Piscitelli B 1986 7116 Dr Barbara Piscitelli AM Childrens Art Archive 1986-2016

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People swimming near sea birds on Michaelmas Cay part of the Great Barrier Reef 1987

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Lunchbox forum in the Business Studio at the State Library of Queensland Photo by Josef Ruckli

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Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander cultures and stories

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Google Arts & Culture

State Library of Queensland's Google Arts & Culture page offers a new way to explore our building and collections.