Browse Collections (27 total)

World War I Photographs

https://repository.erc.monash.edu/files/upload/Rare-Books/WWI-Postcards/Alfieri/rb-wwi-alfieri-019.jpg

Alfieri was a London firm that produced many unique images of the war. In Australia the firm is best known for producing pictures of the Anzac troops…

Ada Booth Slavic Collection

https://repository.erc.monash.edu/files/upload/Ada-Booth/Ada_Booth_Posters_005.jpg

The Ada Booth Slavic Collection was established in 2011 as a result of the Library receiving a large benefaction from the will of the late Ada Phyllis…

Victorian Flute Guild Collection

https://repository.erc.monash.edu/files/upload/Music-Collection/vfg/vfg-018-2.pdf

The VFG Music library is located at the Monash University Matheson Library (Clayton Campus).

The collection was generously donated by the Guild in…

Tall Tales and True: Journeys real and imagined

https://repository.erc.monash.edu/files/upload/Exhibitions/RareBooks/TallTales/rb-ex-tall-tales-case008-007.tif

A selection of items on display in the 2017 Monash University Library Rare Books exhibition Tall Tales and True: Journeys real and imagined.Tall Tales…

WWI Pamphlets and Ephemera Collection

https://repository.erc.monash.edu/files/upload/Rare-Books/WWI-Pamphlets-Ephemera/rb-wwi-pamphlets-017.pdf

A selection of pamphlets and ephemera related to World War One held in the Monash University Library Rare Books Collection.

Rare Books Monograph Collection

https://repository.erc.monash.edu/files/upload/Rare-Books/Monographs/rb-monographs-002.pdf

This collection includes a selection of digitised monographs from the Monash University Library Rare Books Collection.

Tracts on Islam

https://repository.erc.monash.edu/files/upload/Data-Collections/Tracts-Islam/tractsOnIslam_NoTitle_012.pdf

Tracts on Islam comprises religious tracts published in a bound volume in Calcutta in the early 20th century. The volume was compiled by G.H. (George…

Allied Geographical Section Southwest Pacific Area WWII Special Reports

https://repository.monash.edu/files/upload/Map-Collection/AGS/Special-Reports/SR_85-000.pdf

In 1942, after a series of directives from General MacArthur’s Headquarters, the Allied Geographical Section (AGS) was formed with the task of…

Ephemera Exhibition

https://repository.erc.monash.edu/files/upload/Rare-Books/Ephemera/ephemera-221.pdf

A digital representation of the Rare Book's exhibition "Ephemera", printed material which is used for various purposes and then discarded. These…

World War I Stereoscopic Views

https://repository.erc.monash.edu/files/upload/Rare-Books/Stereographs/WWI/Realistic-Travels/rtp-130.jpg

This collection comprises of a selection of stereoscopic images from the series listed below, held in the Monash University Library Rare Books…

World War I Postcard Collection

https://repository.erc.monash.edu/files/upload//Rare-Books/WWI-Postcards/Album/rb-wwi-postcards-000.pdf

Digitised collection of a selection of World War I postcards held in the Rare Books Collection, Monash University Library. Many of these post cards…

Bookplates and bookseller tickets

https://repository.erc.monash.edu/files/upload/Rare-Books/Swift-Bookplates/nswift-bookplate-099.jpg

A selection of bookplates and bookseller tickets collected by Neil Swift (1890-1960), a bookseller from Footscray. This collection includes Australian…

Dance Cards and Related Ephemera

https://repository.erc.monash.edu/files/upload/Rare-Books/Dance-Cards/dance-187.jpg

This collection includes approximately 100 nineteenth and twentieth-century Australian printed dance cards. Some cards were designed for entering…

Allied Geographical Section Southwest Pacific Area WWII Terrain Studies

https://repository.erc.monash.edu/files/upload/Map-Collection/AGS/Terrain-Studies/images/109-055.jpg

In 1942, after a series of directives from General MacArthur’s Headquarters, the Allied Geographical Section (AGS) was formed with the task of…

Seaside Postcards

https://repository.erc.monash.edu/files/upload/Rare-Books/Seaside-Postcards/post-197.jpg

A collection of seaside postcards from a bound album of an unidentified person. Includes humourous postcards published by H. B. Ltd., London and…

Stereoscopic views of Australia and New Zealand

https://repository.erc.monash.edu/files/upload/Rare-Books/Stereographs/Aust-NZ/anz-158.jpg

Stereographic views, also known as stereographs or stereograms, are a pair of slightly different two-dimensional photographs placed side by side,…

Russo-Japanese War

https://repository.erc.monash.edu/files/upload/Rare-Books/Stereographs/Russo-Japanese/RJW-374.jpg

This collection comprises a selection of stereoscopic images of the Russo-Japanese War produced by the Ingersoll View Company, held in the Monash…

Coronation of H.M. King George V

https://repository.erc.monash.edu/files/upload/Rare-Books/Stereographs/Coronation/trs-02-050.jpg

Stereographic views, also known as stereographs or stereograms, are a pair of slightly different two-dimensional photographs placed side by side,…

Sukarno Speeches

https://repository.erc.monash.edu/files/upload/Asian-Collections/Sukarno/3139108.pdf

This is a collection of unpublished speeches given by Sukarno, the first President of the Republic of Indonesia, between 1956 and 1966. The speeches…

Japanese photographic albums

https://repository.erc.monash.edu/files/upload/Rare-Books/Japanese-Albums/jp-04-050.jpg

A selection of hand-tinted albumen photographs produced for the tourist trade in Japan in the late 19th century. These photographs are taken from four…

Rare Books Exhibition Catalogues

https://repository.erc.monash.edu/files/upload/Rare-Books/Exhibition-Catalogues/rb_exhibition_catalogues_2014_002.pdf

Monash University Library presents an interesting program of exhibitions showcasing the breadth and quality of the collections. Fragile and valuable…

Myra Roper Image Collection

https://repository.erc.monash.edu/files/upload/Asian-Collections/Myra-Roper/usa-055.jpg

A collection of images digitised from slides taken by Myra Roper and donated to Monash University by Alan Black.

Images include temples in…

William and Sarah Thomas Collection

https://repository.erc.monash.edu/files/upload/Asian-Collections/Thomas/WST-33.jpg

This collection comprises a set of photographs taken at the funeral of King Norodom Suramarit of Cambodia (the father of King Norodom Sihanouk) in…

Norodom Sihanouk Archival Collection

https://repository.erc.monash.edu/files/upload/Asian-Collections/Sihanouk/Documents/NS26.pdf

This online collection contains a selection of materials from the Norodom Sihanouk Archival Collection. The Norodom Sihanouk Archival Collection is a…

Noel Deschamps Cambodia Collection

https://repository.erc.monash.edu/files/upload/Asian-Collections/Noel-Deschamps/ND6-27.jpg

This online collection comprises a selection of materials from the Noel Deschamps Cambodia Collection.

The Noel Deschamps Cambodia Collection…

David Chandler Cambodia Collection

http://repository.erc.monash.edu/files/upload/Asian-Collections/David-Chandler/DC25.pdf

This online collection contains a selection of materials from the David Chandler Cambodia Collection. The David Chandler Cambodia Collection is a…