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.
A letter from Annie Munro to Prime Minister Stanley Bruce in 1928, asking for government assistance to visit her sons' graves. Her request was denied.
This is a letter from Douglas Mawson to Prime Minister Bruce, revealing tension over American claims to Antarctic territory.
This is a cablegram from Prime Minister Bruce to Douglas Mawson, sent on the eve of the departure of the expedition.
The statement made to the Australian Parliament on 21 February 1929 by Prime Minister Bruce on a proposed Australian expedition to the Antarctic.
These secret notes were given to Sir Douglas Mawson providing sailing orders from Prime Minister Bruce in 1929.
Letter to the Prime Minister regarding enforcement of the White Australia policy.
A letter to Prime Minister Stanley Bruce, expressing concern about certain types of settlers.
This is a report about an interdepartmental conference to consider the subject of migration to Australia.
The Duke and Duchess of York at the opening of the provisional Parliament House (now Old Parliament House), Canberra, on 9 May 1927.