The Australian Museum Display Card
The Australian Museum Display Card
The Australian Museum Display Card
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The Australian Museum Display Card

c1927. Colour process screen with letterpress, poster format, and two small merchandising pamphlets, 20.8 x 30.5cm to 30.1 x 50.1cm. Missing portions, repaired tears, slight stains, surface loss, discolouration. Two laid down on acid-free backing.

Text on poster includes “Natural history groups, ethnological exhibits, relics of Captain Cook. Free popular science lectures. Museum magazine quarterly. Illustrated nature postcards. Open to visitors daily, free. Charles Anderson MA, D.Sc., Director. W.T. Wells, Secretary. Shepherd & Newman Ltd, Colour Printers, Sydney.” The two pamphlets advertise sets of postcards: (1) “Ethnological postcards: Papuan Natives series, from photographs by Captain Frank Hurley”, and (2) “Natural history postcards: 80 coloured studies of Australian birds.”

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Item #CL198-94

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