The Toowong & District Historical Society’s aim is to foster interest in and research the history of Toowong and those neighbouring suburbs which were part of the former Toowong Shire and Town Council 1880-1925 (Auchenflower and Milton). A collection of local history materials can be made available to members and approved researchers. Monthly meetings from […]
Supreme Court Library Queensland (SCLQ) is the leading collector of Queensland’s legal heritage. Discover engaging exhibitions, events and education activities for schools, tertiary institutions, legal profession and wider community. Tours can be booked via website.
The Wynnum Manly Historical Society operates a Resource Centre and holds meetings with educational talks on the history of South East Queensland in general and the Wynnum/Manly/Lota area, in particular. Related Institutions
The Windsor and Districts Historical Society is situated in the Old Windsor Shire/Town Council Chambers, built in 1897 to house the Windsor Shire Council, which was established in 1887. The stone building houses the Society’s museum. The collection includes photographs of Presidents of the Shire Council 1887-1904, and Mayors of the Town Council 1904-1925, in the […]
The Fryer Library is the special collections branch of The University of Queensland Library, located at St Lucia Campus. Founded in 1927, Fryer’s extensive collections now range from rare books to ephemera, photographs, manuscripts, artworks, and architectural plans.Particular strengths include Australian literature, especially literary manuscripts, Queensland history, and Queensland political culture. The library also holds […]