Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people should be aware that the National Archives' website and collection contain the names, images and voices of people who have died.
Some records include terms and views that are not appropriate today. They reflect the period in which they were created and are not the views of the National Archives.
This is an excerpt from a public health poster about the Spanish influenza (flu) pandemic, drawn by children's illustrator and author May Gibbs in 1919.
A newspaper article about the appointment of feminist Jessie Street as a delegate to the San Francisco Peace Conference in 1945, by Prime Minister John Curtin.
This is a cartoon published in 1936 in The Argus newspaper that derides the dictation test.
This work of art recognises the contribution of the Australian Light Horse regiments who were serving in the Middle East during World War I.
A brochure illustration related to the Million Farms Campaign.
A black-and-white cartoon commenting on the various methods of treating influenza used in the 1930s.
A cartoon making light of European immigration to Australia.
A cartoon related to Australians working overseas.
A brochure illustration showing the size of European countries compared to Australia.