Maps & Charts

A sample of the cartographic delights held in the collection with a distinctly Australian flavour.

Date Range: 1541-1836

Ship Models

Notable ships of the Australian context in diminutive form.

Date Range: 1768-1890


Vessels and locations of the colony captured in time and colour

Date Range: 1793-1849

Coins & Medallions

Numismatics and honour from the pioneering years.

Date Range: 1619-1880


Faces of notable personalities instrumental in the nation's early development.

Date Range: 1774-1887

Indigenous History

Artefacts & early contact colonial impressions of the indigenous peoples

Date Range: 1800-1950