Gain unique insight into our collections in this series of fascinating talks led by three of our 2018 research fellows.
2018 Queensland Business Leaders Hall of Fame Fellow Dr Hilary Davies presents her research into the Canada Cycle and Motor Agency Ltd (Qld) which was a leading company in Queensland’s cycling and early motor industry between 1905 and 1930. Her project endeavours to highlight CCMA’s influence on Queensland’s business landscape and contribute new knowledge about Queensland’s the motor industry.
After the presentation, take part in a white gloves experience and explore material from the John Oxley Library relating to this work.
Also part of the Research Reveals series
5.30pm, Thursday 27 June | The history and legacy of Brisbane’s Albert Hall 1901-1968 with Professor Peter Roennfeldt | Book now
5.30pm, Thursday 8 August | Queensland's selectors - How land balloting contributed to Queensland's development with Dr Jennifer Moffatt | Book now
Learn more about Dr Hilary Davies and our Queensland Memory Queensland Business Leaders Hall of Fame fellows