Discover unique cultural, creative and community stories from Western Australian collections.
Our stories, our history, told
by our collections.
The Army Museum has an extensive collection of formal photographic portraits of servicemen and women mainly from World War 1 dating from 1914 to 1919. Many were taken in local photographic studios prior to departure overseas. Some images were captured in studios at training camps (like Blackboy Hill), in theatre (London, Cairo, Paris) or near the front as those recently rediscovered in the Thuillier Collection.
Many portraits remain in their original frames, being treasured… Read more »
Items, documents & photographs associated with Toodyay railway history.
(Photo caption: Windmill Hill Cutting, Toodyay, 1960s)
Past and Present Street Views
Compare the past and present with these historical photographs from Western Australian collections and their matching modern-day Google Street Views.
HOSPITAL FOR THE INSANE, CLAREMONT