GREETINGS to all EPHEMERISTS. Best time of the year - not too hot and not too cold.
The next Collectables & Ephemera Fair is on Sunday 15 November 2015 in the Parkview Room, Camberwell Civic Centre, Victoria.
Enjoy the … more
Leafing through our library of ephemera
Collectors & collections
LOOKING FOR J. DIPROSE, FROM THE 1909, J.Diprose W.A. SNIDERS COLOURED SET.
Steve (0407099652) is a member of the Ephemera Society and is hoping for some nationwide help. Steve has been collecting the 1909 W.A. Sniders coloured set for over 12 years. He … [Read more...]
HERE IS ANOTHER EXTRACT ABOUT COLLECTING FROM A NOVEL. The scene about a record sale in Northern Ireland, comes from a police procedural by Adrian McKinty.
McKinty is a St Kilda, Melbourne based crime writer who was born in Carrickfergus, Northern Ireland, … [Read more...]
Our friends in the collecting world
'MANY OF THE [STATE LIBRARY'S] MOST UNIQUE COLLECTIONS ARE THE LIFETIME WORK OF A NUMBER OF INDIVIDUALS OR ORGANISATIONS'. So says the State Library of Victoria in its Collections and Content Strategy … [Read more...]
THERE ARE LOTS OF WAYS OF SEEING PART of this vast collection of Victorian government records including from home.
Here is a link to a selection of their art deco travel posters.
You can visit … [Read more...]
EXHIBITION IN PERTH: BOUNCE DOWN EXPLORES 100 YEARS OF AUSTRALIAN WOMEN'S FOOTBALL in Western Australia and beyond. Beginning in Perth in 1915 the women’s game started as a war time fundraiser.
By 1955 women’s games had been played in more … [Read more...]
SUNDAY 3 MAY 2015, AUSTRALIAN CARTOPHILIC SOCIETY'S FAIR.
10 AM to 3 PM, at the Moorabbin Masonic Hall (corner of Rowans Road and Isabella Street). They will be selling: postcards, trade cards, cigarette cards, swap cards and paper ephemera. … [Read more...]