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Revealing Hughenden’s stories

Q ANZAC 100 Regional Workshops advertised on Hughenden's Community noticeboard

As part of Q ANZAC 100: Memories for a New Generation regional workshops in July, staff of State Library facilitated several events with the Hughenden community and staff of the Hughenden Public Library. These sessions included a White Gloves experience with First World War collections from the John Oxley Library, an online discussion about preserving … Read more

Sister Marion Winifred Croll

29854 Marion Winifred Croll Photographs

State Library recently acquired a collection of 180 photographs, taken by Queensland nurse, Marion Winifred ‘Winnie’ Croll, who served in Egypt during the First World War. This collection holds considerable significance for State Library, as Winnie was the wife of a Brisbane doctor David Gifford Croll, whose extensive papers are also held in the John … Read more