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Dr Chris Wallace a top thinker
17
Nov
2017

Dr Chris Wallace a top thinker

National Centre of Biography staffer, Dr Chris Wallace’s essay, ‘Note to Liberals: on the leadership front, best to keep calm and carry on...
Related Histories: Studying the Family conference program
16
Nov
2017

Related Histories: Studying the Family conference program

The full program for the National Centre of Biography’s Related Histories: Studying the Family conference, 28-29 November, to be held at...
Armistice Day, Sydney, 11/11/1918
10
Nov
2017

Armistice Day, 11/11/1918

As Australia’s first Minister for Repatriation, Edward Millen was responsible for overseeing the successful return of 160,000 fighting men...
Melbourne Cup, 1861
07
Nov
2017

Melbourne Cup

You can read an essay about the running of the first Melbourne Cup, as well as entries on Etienne de Mestre whose horse Archer won the race...
02
Nov
2017

Albert (Tibby) Cotter and the Battle of Beersheba, 1917

Champion cricketer Albert (Tibby) Cotter was one of the Australian soldiers who lost their life during the Battle of Beersheba on 31...
01
Nov
2017

Indigenous Australian Dictionary of Biography

Read ADB managing editor Malcolm Allbrook’s article about our exciting and timely new project, the Indigenous Australian Dictionary of...
Indigenous Australian Dictionary of Biography: Stories Waiting to be Told
18
Oct
2017

Indigenous Australian Dictionary of Biography: Stories Waiting to be Told

The Indigenous Australian Dictionary of Biography project, along with a Support program for refugee students, are the focus of this year’s...

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