In the 19th and early 20th centuries museums often purchased specimens to increase the size and variey of their collections. Read about one intended purchase that unfortunately did not proceed.
Date: 11 Mar 2011
The debate about the subject and meaning of Harry Burrell's thylacine photo, first published by the Australian Museum in 1921, has recently been revisited.
Date: 14 Jan 2011
Kathryn Medlock researching the 19th century records at the Australian Museum Archives
Date: 08 Nov 2010
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