Friday 29 May 2009 by Robyn Van Dyk. No comments.
News, Collection, Collection Highlights

The Netherland's national archives, Nationaal Archief, has recently completed a research project: Afscheid van Indië (Separation from Indonesia), which includes the web publishing of over 175,000 pages of digitised records. The site tells the story of the separation of the Netherlands from its former colony of Indonesia during the 1940s.

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Tuesday 19 May 2009 by Michael Kelly. 4 comments.
Personal Stories, Family history, Collection

As an assistant curator at the Australian War Memorial, I deal with many personal stories of Australians and other nations during war time. One story has really inspired me lately, that of Ludwig Marx.

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Monday 18 May 2009 by Andrew Gray. 6 comments.
News, Battlefield Tours Simpson Prize 2009

The Simpson Prize students have now been back in Oz for just over two weeks  - enough time to re-adjust and reflect on our experiences.   Here are some thoughts from most of the gang.  This is the final blog entry, so thanks to those who have followed the experiences and for any year 9 or 10 students interested in applying to this year's competition, you can see what sort of experience the winners have on their trip.

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Tuesday 28 April 2009 by Andrew Gray. 7 comments.
Battlefield Tours Simpson Prize

Tuesday 28 April 2009 by Andrew Gray. No comments.
Battlefield Tours Simpson Prize

Varun and Onder, our bus driver, laying a wreath at the Turkish 57th Regiment MemorialVarun and Onder, our bus driver, laying a wreath at the Turkish 57th Regiment Memorial

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Sunday 26 April 2009 by Andrew Gray. 11 comments.
Battlefield Tours Gallipoli, Simpson Prize

View of Dawn Service from our seatsView of Dawn Service from our seats

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Saturday 25 April 2009 by Andrew Gray. 7 comments.
Battlefield Tours Gallipoli, Simpson Prize

Simpson Prize group rugged up during the trip up the Anzac coastlineSimpson Prize group rugged up during the trip up the Anzac coastline

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Friday 24 April 2009 by Andrew Gray. No comments.
Battlefield Tours Gallipoli, Simpson Prize

On the way down Rhododendron RidgeOn the way down Rhododendron Ridge

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Friday 24 April 2009 by Andrew Gray. 12 comments.
Battlefield Tours Gallipoli, Simpson Prize

Simpson Prize students on the Cannakale FerrySimpson Prize students on the Cannakale Ferry

By Eleanor Lourey (Simpson Prize winner):

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http://cas.awm.gov.au/art/ART02873Anzac, the landing 1915 by George Lambert ART02873

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