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Are you a member with an interesting historic photograph or object that you would like shared with us and our audience? We are looking for your best evocative and fascinating photographs or objects in your collections!
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On Thursday 26 May, our friends at @History_Vic will host their next free, online #MakingPublicHistories event, 'Historians on Australian Politics'. Join @MichelleArrow1, @fbongiornoanu and #JudithBrett for what will be a deep and aptly timed discussion.

Gough Whitlam relaxes at his Cabramatta home with his daughter Catherine after the 1969 federal election, October 25, 1969. Photo by George Lipman @smh #auspol

Job alert! @Sydney_Uni is on the lookout for a permanent Associate Professor in the History and Philosophy of Science. Interested in this position? Applications close Monday 13 June. #USyd #History

✨ #CollectionHighlight - @mosmanlibrary. Image: Helen Sider at Sider's Milk Bar, Military Road Mosman, 1960 - Mosman Local Studies Collection ( Explore the digitised collection from #Mosman here - #HCNSWMember #LocalHistory

Today is the day, happy voting everyone! Don’t forget to get a democracy sausage and appreciate some of the polling booth pooches 🐶

ℹ️ Polling booth, Randwick, NSW in 1963

#ElectionDay2022 #AusPol

NAA: A1200, L46049

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