GREETINGS to all EPHEMERISTS. Our next activity is our Show & Tell aon Friday 5 February 2016, 6 for 6.30 start. Refreshments provided. Free. At the Meeting Rooms 1&2, Camberwell Library, 270 Camberwell Road, Camberwell, Vic. You don't need … more
Christmases past/Leafing through our library of ephemera
Collectors & collections
EPHEMERA JOURNAL #2, OUT SOON, will show you a great collection of badges, 14,500+ of them. Members will have their copies posted out. Join up if you want to get this 40 page record of collections and collecting.
Meanwhile like Bill the badge collector, … [Read more...]
BUTTONS - THERE ARE MANY PRACTICAL, POLITICAL, DECORATIVE, IDENTIFYING PURPOSES SERVED.
Here is the story of Ruth Meier, a New Zealand collector of art deco buttons, 3,000 of them. (Look out for a bigger collection that will be on show in the Ephemera … [Read more...]
Ephemera/records of history
END OF YEAR = FIREWORKS' DISPLAYS. In Australia, fireworks are now chiefly the domain of the professional pyrotechnical folk. And it seems they have been for as long as the 1880s. The two major … [Read more...]
CAN FATHER CHRISTMAS FIND HIS WAY HERE? THERE HAVE BEEN A COUPLE OF BARRIERS. The first was the tendency for locals to buy the northern hemisphere image. Here was a great response from Greg Bakes of … [Read more...]
The Making of Midnight Oil is a straight-up rock ‘n roll exhibition that charts the Oil’s impact on Australian musical, political and cultural history. From their early development on the pub circuit of Sydney’s Northern Beaches, Midnight … [Read more...]
5/2/16, 6PM, JOIN A SMALL GROUP OF LIKE MINDED COLLECTORS AT THE CAMBERWELL LIBRARY MEETING ROOM, 270 Camberwell Road, Camberwell, Victoria.
There are usually between 8-16 of us at these regular meetings:
refreshments are provided;
it is 6pm … [Read more...]