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.
The Antarctic Treaty was signed by 12 nations on 1 December 1959. It has been hailed as the first disarmament treaty of the nuclear age.
This is a secret cablegram from the Department of External Affairs to the Australian Embassy in Washington.
Letter to Prime Minister John Gorton from Lyndon B Johnson, President of the USA, on the supply of sugar to free world forces during the Vietnam war.
This is the record of a top secret federal Cabinet decision on 26 July 1971 to withdraw Australian forces from Vietnam.
This is a typed letter from John McEwen, Country Party leader and Deputy Prime Minister, to a constituent, Myles Chappell.
This photograph shows United States President Lyndon Baines Johnson among a crowd of people during an official visit to Australia in October 1966.
A demonstration against the Vietnam War outside (old) Parliament House in Canberra, during the visit to Australia of United States Vice President Spiro Agnew.
This is a 5-page record of high-level talks held in Canberra on 9 May 1962, between Australia and the United States.
Letter to the editor, Daily Telegraph, opposing the migration of Japanese citizens to Australia.