Browse Items (182 total)

  • Collection: Ephemera Exhibition
The official programme for the opening of the Hargrave-Andrew Library, accompanied by a typed sheet giving further details of the programme.
Programme for the annual Melbourne Moomba festival held 7th-16th March, 1958
Handwritten notes on inside cover reads: Lilian Putland, Amy G. Lewis, Betty Shaw, Edith B. Smith
Chef de Cuisine: C. A. Delahay, Baker: A. J. Eltham
Holes in the card show the sun and planets backed by coloured paper.
An advertising brochure extolling the health benefits of Marmite with some ideas on its use in cooking
A Marmite cookery booklet with, loosely included, a single leaf, headed, "What's wrong with the Australian child's diet?"
Menu for the annual Moomba dinner, held at Scott's Hotel as part of the Moomba Festival. The guest of honour is Mrs Pat Bramwell, the 1957 Moomba Queen, who has also signed the inside page.
Menu for the annual Moomba dinner, held at Scott's Hotel as part of the Moomba Festival.
One side is an advertisement, the other is a drink mixing guide which has an insert that slides to select the drink.
State War Councils provided practical assistance, employment support and soldier settlement in each state during and after World War I. From the collection of Mrs. Gershon Bennett, daughter of Sir John Monash.
By public auction, Saturday 30th November 1918 in a seated marquee on the ground at 3 o'clock.  Travancore Estate, Flemington Hill (City of Melbourne) 106 choice allotments. Lovely high position overlooking the bay and royal park.
Includes a 23 x 15 cm plant quarantine booklet in back cover
Postcard with concertina set of views of Melbourne and Northcote.
Issued for the opening of the Wattle Path Palais de Danse in Melbourne, 1922

Booklet giving details of the Board of Directors, music, building, decorations, dance floor, dining, prices, and orchestra.
A rare movable card from the period 1845-1865. Showing a woman in crinoline. Pull the tag to display the mechanism of the dress.
Elaborately adorned envelope with cover illustration that hinges to reveal Valentine message underneath.
A Valentine's Day card that was sent to people one did not like. It is also referred to as an anti-Valentine.