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A Nation In The Making

Australia at the Dawn of the Modern Era
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Published: 1st January 2020
Publisher Name: Australian Geographic
Author: Alasdair McGregors
ISBN: 9781742452265
Format: Hardback
Pages: 232


The output of the two largest photographic studios in Australia in the late 19th century were bought & placed in storage. It became known as the Tyrell Collection. Largely unseen ever-since it is now stored at the Powerhouse museum and has been made available to Australian Geographic. This unique collection provides a multi-faceted portrait of an increasingly diverse & confident Australia.

A nation metamorphosing from six separate colonies into one federated Commonwealth: literally a nation in the making. Extensive text has been freshly written by Alasdair MacGregor to give a rich context to these wonderful photographs.