Explore the State Library's unique treasures and collections representing different aspects of Queensland's social history and contemporary stories.
The personal papers of Capt J.J. Stable (1883-1953) highlight the conscription debate in Queensland during WWI.
The Children’s Art Archive includes more than 2,500 drawings and paintings by children from Queensland, China and Vietnam.
The Manifesto of the Queensland Labor Party is regarded the formative document of the Australian Labor Party.
Created between the late 1950s to 1980s, the films of Sir Arnold Lucas Bennett QC feature humour and experiences of daily life.
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